The chance to enter the Britain's Favourite Plumber competition is now over and judging for the coveted award is underway.

Among the judging panel are HVP Magazine's editor Jennie Ward; Ryan Notz, founder of; City Plumbing Supplies' managing director John Frost; and Linda Doughty, trade marketing director of Travis Perkins.

Shortlisted finalists will be individually notified and announced in May.

The winner will receive a Peugeot Partner van as well as £1,500 of City Plumbing Supplies' iflo products.

Plumbers who make the finals will each receive £100 to spend at City Plumbing Supplies.

Those who nominated a plumber that reaches the finals will receive £250 of retail vouchers.