Enter the competition by post

The cost of entering the competition by post is £28 full price, and £25 for subscribers to The North magazine, Friends of the Poetry Business and/or current members of the Poetry Society.

If you would like to sign up to either of these, please do so before submitting your entry.


To enter by post, send your manuscript and a completed entry form to:

The Competition Administrator,
The Poetry Business,
Bank Street Arts,
32-40 Bank Street,
Sheffield S1 2DS
United Kingdom 

The entry must be postmarked on or before Thursday 1st March 2018.


There are two ways to pay:

1. A cheque made payable to 'The Poetry Business'

2. PayPal (using the form below).

Your real name
Your pen name

If you use this method, please either print and enclose your PayPal receipt with your entry, or clearly mark the email address you used for the transaction on your entry form.



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