- Shortlisted candidates for the Hong Kong Business Awards are decided on by a working committee comprising the sponsors, honorary advisors and the organizers.
- Shortlisted candidates will be notified prior to the committee meeting.
- The appointed judging panel will make its final choices from a shortlist of candidates in each category which has been prepared by the working committee.
- Winners will be notified and invited to attend the awards presentation dinner.
* If a conflict of interest arises between a judge / judges and a nominated person / company, the said judge / judges will absent himself / herself / themselves from the judging process.