CMB Worldwide competition outline medal

Frequently asked questions

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Entry fees for taking part to one of the Sessions of the CMB are available here.

The deadlines for registering and receiving samples for one of the Sessions are available here.

We do not provide specific labels. We simply ask you to ensure that each sample is easily identifiable.

You can find all the information you need about sending samples and collection points for one of the Sessions here.

Please contact directly, our team will check with you whether a solution is still possible.


Yes, a proforma invoice is required to avoid packages being held up in customs for too long. Please note the following information: number of bottles, % of alcohol, quantity per bottle, price per bottle (between €1.5 and €4) and the words: "Sample of no commercial value - not for sale". Please stick this clearly on the parcel.

Yes, samples that are still in the vat are accepted. A document must be filled in when you register.

You can present your samples with a provisional label clearly indicating the essential information (vintage, %, vol, …).

If your wine wins a medal, this will enable us to offer you direct visibility in the ""Results" section of the website .

Yes, you can validate your registration. Once the application has been validated, you can always go back to your account and add the visual of the bottles, the analyses, the proof of payment in the case of a bank transfer, as well as the necessary document if you are presenting a wine that is still in the vat. If you do not have the analysis at the time of registration, it is imperative that we receive it no later than 3 weeks before the competition starts.

In this particular case, please contact our team directly at

The invoice will be sent automatically to the e-mail address registered in your file, within a few days after the reception of your payment. If you are domiciled in an EU country outside Belgium, we recommend that you provide a valid VAT number. Otherwise, we will have to charge you 21% VAT. If you require an invoice in advance in order to pay for your participation, please request one from our team at

Results are announced a few days after the competition closes. The results announcement date for one of the Sessions is available here. As soon as the results are officially announced, you will automatically receive an e-mail with your results at the address in your account. Only medal-winning wines will be visible on the Results page of our website.

Medal stickers to put on your bottles and representing your medal won at CMB can be ordered, or re-ordered, here

Yes, you can group wines from different CMB sessions (which you can find here) and send them together to our warehouse in Belgium. The important thing is that we know which session each sample is from.

Join the competition

Registering online is the easiest way to enter your wines. Our team will guide you through the registration process.