The eagerly-awaited shortlist for the 2023 Motor Transport Awards has been announced.

There are 61 companies up for awards in the 19 categories with new faces joining some more familiar names.

Multiple award winner DPD UK has made the cut in six categories including our two new awards for this year, Sustainable Transport and New Talent Development.

DFDS Logistics is shortlisted in four categories including Customer Care where it is up against… DPD UK along with Browns Distribution Services, Speedy Freight and Walkers Transport.

Walkers is also in with a chance of picking up the coveted Haulier of the Year award but faces stiff competition from Boughey Distribution, Goldstar, Stephen Sanderson Transport and Willmotts Transport.

Our 67 independent expert judges spent a difficult two days at the Hilton Leicester concluding their verdicts in person after a first online round of rigorous assessment of another excellent crop of entries.

The winners will be announced on September 6 at London’s Grosvenor House Hotel. Book your places now to hear first who the winners are.