"I’m delighted to announce that lastminute.com are the Edinburgh Comedy Awards new sponsorship partner. We are excited by the opportunities that lastminute.com offers; it’s brand personality – spontaneous and inspiring – is a great fit for us in 2016" - Nica Burns

the lastminute.com Edinburgh Comedy Awards

Established in 1981 the UK's premier Awards are now in their 36th year. 3 Awards and hundreds of eligible shows make for a very exciting and very busy festival for Nica Burns and her team.

You will find on here information about the awards, who we are, who all our fabulous nominees and winners are and where they are now. We have been lucky to work with some of the best talent in the comedy business and had the privilege to watch them grow from hot small rooms at the Edinburgh Festival to major household names selling hundreds of tickets across the UK.

Key dates:

Wednesday 24th August – Nominations Announced
Saturday 27th August – Winners Announced
Sunday 28th August – Awards Show