How to enter

      Winners of the 2019 Ockham New Zealand Book Awards were announced at a ceremony held in Auckland on 14 May 2019, in collaboration with the Auckland Writers Festival.

      Submission for the 2020 awards, for New Zealand books published between 1 January 2019 and 31 December 2019, will open on 1 August 2019.

      If you would like to find out more about how to enter, or to see if a book publishing in 2019 will be eligible for the 2020 Ockham New Zealand Book Awards, you can view the 2019 Call for Entries pack here.

      Any further queries should be directed to the Awards Administrator: