How to enter

Please read the terms and conditions before entering the competition.

There are a number of different ways you can submit your photograph to the competition.

At our Visitors Centre

You can submit your entry to the competition by visiting our admissions desk.

Complete an entry form and bring it along with photographs either in printed or on a CD. Please place your entry in an A4 envelope marked clearly Photography Competition.

The competition entry fee can be paid by cash, cheque (made payable to University of Liverpool) or card.

By Post

You can send us your entry by post.

Send your completed entry form together with your and prints or CDs in an A4 envelope with a cheque for your entry fee (Please do not send cash payments) to:

Photography Competition
Ness Botanic Gardens
Neston Road
CH64 4AY.

By Social Media

You can also enter our competition via social media.

Submit your entry to either, Twitter, Facebook or Instagram using the hashtag #NBGphotocomp. Entries via social media are free.

Entry Fees

Adult categories

  • £10 for 3 entries. 
  • Additional entries are £2 each
  • Friends of Ness Gardens £10 for 5 entries

Please record the title of photo and competition category on an additional entry form if submitting more than five entries and attached.

Young Photographer Categories

  • Free.
  • A maximum of 3 entries per entrant only.