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Dates and Fees

Important dates for entering

Entries open: 27 October 2022
First late fee applies: After 15 December 2022
Second fee applies: After 19 January 2023
Final deadline: 2 February 2023
Dubai Lynx Award Show: 15 March 2023

If you are concerned that you won’t meet the final deadline on 2 February 2023, please get in touch.

Awards entry fees

Dubai Lynx Award - fees in USD Fee until 15 December 2022 Fee after 15 December 2022 Fee after 19 January 2023
Brand Experience & Activation $600 $730 $790
Creative Commerce $600 $730 $790
Creative Effectiveness $905 $1,035 $1,095
Creative Strategy $600 $730 $790
Design $545 $675 $735
Digital $905 $1,035 $1,095
Direct $600 $730 $790
Entertainment $790 $920 $980
Film $790 $920 $980
Film Craft $790 $920 $980
Glass: The Award for Change $545 $675 $735
Healthcare $600 $730 $790
Industry Craft $545 $675 $735
Integrated $905 $1,035 $1,095
Media $600 $730 $790
Mobile $600 $730 $790
Outdoor $545 $675 $735
PR €600 $730 $790
Print & Publishing $545 $675 $735
Radio & Audio $545 $675 $735
Social & Influencer $600 $730 $790

Dubai Lynx Award - fees in AED Fee until 15 December 2022 Fee after 15 December 2022 Fee after 19 January 2023
Brand Experience & Activation 2,205 2,680 2,905
Creative Commerce 2,205 2,680 2,905
Creative Effectiveness 3,325 3,800 4,025
Creative Strategy 2,205 2,680 2,905
Design 2,000 2,475 2,700
Digital 3,325 3,800 4,025
Direct 2,205 2,680 2,905
Entertainment 2,900 3,375 3,600
Film 2,900 3,375 3,600
Film Craft 2,900 3,375 3,600
Glass: The Award for Change 2,000 2,475 2,700
Healthcare 2,205 2,680 2,905
Industry Craft 2,000 2,475 2,700
Integrated 3,325 3,800 4,025
Media 2,205 2,680 2,905
Mobile 2,205 2,680 2,905
Outdoor 2,000 2,475 2,700
PR 2,205 2,680 2,905
Print & Publishing 2,000 2,475 2,700
Radio & Audio 2,000 2,475 2,700
Social & Influencer 2,205 2,680 2,905

All prices are: (i) exclusive of sales taxes (including, but not limited to VAT); and (ii) subject to local taxes (where appropriate) which cannot be deducted from any payments due. All invoice amounts must be paid in full, free of any deductions (including but not limited to, withholding taxes and/or bank charges).

You shall make all payments without withholding or deduction of, or in respect of, any tax unless required by law. If any such withholding or deduction is required, you shall, when making the payment to which the withholding or deduction relates, pay to us such additional amount as will ensure that we receive the same total amount that it would have received if no such withholding or deduction had been required.

Refunds / Cancellations

This helpful summary is only a guide to the key points about refunds/cancellations. It is not a substitute for reading the full rules of entering, terms & conditions, refunds/cancellations and our policies on ineligible and "scam" entries, which can all be downloaded in Entry Kit 3.

Entrant withdraws on or before 15 December 2022 – receiving a refund

  • An entrant may withdraw their entries on or before 15 December 2022 for any reason and be eligible for a refund of the entry fee paid less a processing fee of USD 145 / AED 535

Entrant withdraws after 15 December 2022 – not receiving a refund

  • An entrant may withdraw their entries after 15 December 2022 but will not be eligible for a refund.

Release of results

Shortlists will be announced on dubailynx.com on 14 March 2023.

Winners will be announced on dubailynx.com on 15 March 2023.