Transport Manager of the Year

Various dates


Transport Manager of the Year competition is Logistics UK’s brand-new event that will provide an opportunity for Transport Managers to showcase their extensive knowledge and professional expertise and be recognised by their peers and other industry professionals. 

To enter, applicants must hold a valid Certificate of Professional Competence in Road Haulage (National or International) or equivalent (in accordance with paragraphs 8 to 13 of Schedule 3 of The Goods Vehicles (Licensing of Operators) Act 1995). Candidates must also be either currently named as an internal transport manager on a standard national or international goods operator licence or employed by a restricted operator licence holder to conduct a role equivalent to transport manager. Consultant or external transport managers are not eligible to enter. 


The competition will be delivered in three key stages all enabled through Logistics UK’s VLE system (virtual learning environment): 

  • Stage 1: Statutory requirements testing  
  • Stage 2: Case Study submission  
  • Stage 3: Online Interview  


Important dates and commitments 

  • You will need to have internet connectivity and modern web browser to take part in all three virtual stages of the competition. 
  • You will need to be prepared for your case study to be considered by another professional from the industry (possibly a competitor). 
  • You will need to allocate 60 min of your time for Stage 1 test within Stage 1 date range (provisionally May 2022). 
  • Being successful at Stage 1 you will need to produce and submit your case study within Stage 2 date range (provissionally June 2022). 
  • Being successful at Stage 2 you will need to be available for one of the offered time slots for your online interview (provissionally July - September 2022). 
  • You will also be expected to attend the in person presentation ceremony at Transport Manager Coventry on 1 December (event attendance to all finalists is free of charge). 


Competition Prizes 

As well as recognition from your peers and other industry professionals and free attendance to Transport Manager Coventry for our finalists. There will be excellent prizes on offer for the winner and the runner-up: 

1st place - Transport Manager of the Year

  • £1,000 holiday voucher.
  • X2 tickets to the 2022 Logistics Awards. 

2nd place - Transport Manager of the Year

  • £500 shopping voucher. 
  • X2 tickets to the 2022 Logistics Awards.