Terms & Conditions
By entering any competition and/or accepting any prize (if you are a winner), you agree to be bound by the following terms and conditions:
- 1. Any deviation from the rules and/or attempt to manipulate the outcome of the draws will result in disqualification.
- 2. Where entry by SMS is applicable, each SMS is charged at R1,50. Free airtime does not apply.
- 3. The prizes are not transferable and may not be exchanged or redeemed for cash or any other item.
- 4. Competitions are open to residents of South Africa only.
- 5. Employees of Media24, their immediate family members, anyone working for the sponsors or any other entity employed by a company involved in a competition are prohibited from entering.
- 6. When entering competitions multiple times, the same cellphone number and e-mail address must be used, as this will be your unique identification.
- 7. The delivery of the prizes is the responsibility of the respective sponsor, and Media24 will not enter into disputes regarding non-delivery.
- 8. The judges cannot accept responsibility for late entries, regardless of the reason for the late entry. Media24 is not liable for any technical failure that may result in an entry not being successfully submitted. Media24 does not accept responsibility for undelivered, lost or delayed entries. Proof of sending is not proof of receipt.
- 9. Competition results are final and no correspondence will be entered into.
- 10. If you win a prize, you hereby agree to the publishing or distribution of your name and details by Media24; within reason and with prior notice and acceptance, the use of your image in marketing material; and subject to your prior acceptance, participation in Media24 marketing activities – without remuneration due to you from Media24 or the competition sponsors.
- 11. Any personal information, including, without limitation, your name, address, telephone number and/or e-mail address, will be used solely in connection with the competition and will not be disclosed to any third party except for the purposes of the competition, where applicable.
- 12. If any prize offered becomes unavailable for reasons outside of our control, Media24 or the sponsors reserve the right to select an alternative prize of equivalent type and value.
- 13. Any prize is accepted by a winner at his/her own risk and Media24 and its affiliates are not liable, at any time, for any defect in a prize whatsoever.
- 14. If you win a prize and the possession and/or use of that prize is subject to regulation or authorisation, you must possess whatever documents and permissions/authorisations that are required in order to accept and use a prize and such documents, permissions or authorisations must remain valid for the duration of the use of the prize. It is your responsibility to obtain those documents, permissions or authorisations, which will be at your own cost.
- 15. Media24 reserves the right not to award a prize in any situation where it would be unlawful to do so.
- 16. Media24 will re-allot prizes if we are unable to contact winners within two weeks of a draw. It is the responsibility of participants to ensure they submit accurate contact details as part of their entries.
- 17. Participants enter competitions at their own discretion and risk. Media24, its affiliates, competition partners and their respective shareholders, employees, officers and representatives shall not be liable in any way whatsoever for any loss, damage, injury or costs, howsoever arising, suffered as a result of your participation in a competition, save to the extent that such liability may not be excluded under applicable law.
- 18. Media24 reserves the right to vary, suspend, postpone or terminate a competition and any prizes, or any aspect thereof, for any reasons whatsoever and without notice. In such event, you hereby waive any rights or expectations which you may have against Media24 and acknowledge that you will have no recourse or claim of any nature against Media24.
- 19. By participating in a competition, you authorize Media24 to use your personal information to communicate with you from time to time. You may indicate if you do not wish to receive such communications from Media24.
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(Updated March 2009)
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