• Only Retailers with independent retail store identity and brand owners operating within India
  • Owners who are retailing their brand from other retail outlets can participate as a “Brand” only in ‘Retail & Marketing’ categories.
  • No manufacturer can participate in the awards
  • Jewellery designers who do not retail from their own stores can participate in only one category "Jewellery Designer of the Year" and not in any other
  • Retailers or Brand owners can enter the Jewellery Designer Category under an individual's name and not the company name. They can either enter in the own individual name or nominate any employee of the company


  • Entries that do not adhere to the guidelines
  • Entries which are winning/nominated in any of the categories of Retail Jeweller India Award or any other award.
  • Entries with jewellery designs that have been advertised in public domain like print campaigns, TV campaigns, etc
  • Entries that do not have correct or sufficient supporting details as mentioned in the sample entry