Competition Terms and Conditions - Game of Skill



Acceptance of Conditions 

These terms and conditions (“Terms”) oversee the entry into by entrants (“Entrants”) and conduct of the BRITA AUS/NZ Family Pack Social Media Competition (“Competition”).

Information regarding prizes and how to enter the Competition forms part of the Terms. By entering the Competition, Entrants accept the Terms.

The Entrant is responsible for ensuring their awareness of the Terms at the time of participation.

The Promoter’s decision not to enforce a specific provision of the Terms (whether communicated to an Entrant or not) does not implement a waiver of that provision or of the Terms generally. All Entrants acknowledge that the Promoter can rely on the Terms even if the Promoter learns of an Entrant’s ineligibility after the Promoter has awarded a prize to the ineligible person. Return of a prize to the Promoter may be required by the Promoter if this occurs.

The Promoter reserves the right to alter these Terms at any time.

Restrictions of Entry

Entry to the Competition is open to Australian residents aged 18 or over who have a valid personal Facebook account in their name, except directors, management and employees (and the immediate families of directors, management and employees) of the Promoter, of the Promoter’s related corporations, of the Promoter’s advertising and sales promotion agencies or of any other agencies or entities associated with this Competition.

Duration of the Competition

The Competition begins 11.45am (AEST) Monday 11th March 2019 and closes at 10.00am (AEST) Monday 18th March 2019. (“Competition Period”).

Method of Entry 

To enter the Competition and be eligible to win, an Entrant must comment with their entry, on the competition announcement post made by BRITA Water Filters AUS/NZ.

The Competition is a game of pure skill and chance plays no part in determining the winner. The most creative, skillful and original sentence (as the case may be) will win as judged and determined by the internal Marketing Department of the

Promoter at its head office specified below in its absolute discretion based on the individual merit of each entry.

The decision of the Marketing Department of the Promoter as to the winner of the competition is final.

The Promoter reserves the right to moderate all entries to the Competition and remove any entries considered by the Promoter to be of an offensive, abusive, discriminatory, defamatory or inappropriate nature.

Entries are deemed to be received by the Promoter at the time of the comment post made by the Entrant.

Entrants are responsible for their own costs associated with accessing the Internet, Facebook and entering the Competition.

Each Entrant may submit one entry in the competition during the relevant Competition Period.

All entries must be received by the Promoter during the Competition Period.

The Promoter is not liable for late, lost, incomplete, incorrectly submitted, delayed, illegible, corrupted or misdirected entries, claims or correspondence due to error, omission, tampering, deletion, theft, communications failure or any other matter. The Promoter has no control over communications networks including Facebook, Instagram and the Internet and is not liable for any problems associated with them due to traffic congestion, technical malfunction or otherwise. The Promoter is not liable for any consequences of user error including (without limitation) costs incurred.

Prize Details

There is 1 prize to be won in total in the Competition. The total prize pool is valued at $123 AUD

Each prize is subject to the terms and conditions specified by the prize suppliers.

Publicity
The winners must, at the Promoter’s request, participate in all promotional activity required by the Promoter (such as publicity and photography, including via any of BRITA AUS/NZ’s social media channels, Facebook, Instagram or websites or written or electronic publications) surrounding the winning of the prize, at no cost to the Promoter, and the winners consent to the Promoter using their name, their image and their Competition entry in any such promotional material.

Notification of Winners

The winners will be notified by the Promoter via Facebook by no later than 5.00pm (AEST) on 25th March 2019.

Disqualification of Winners

The Promoter may, in its sole discretion, disqualify all entries from, and prohibit further participation in the Competition by, any Entrant who tampers with or benefits from any tampering with the entry process or with the operation of the Competition or who does not comply with any of these Terms, acts in a disruptive manner or acts with the intent or effect of annoying, abusing, threatening, harassing, or infringing the rights of any other person in connection with the Competition or the Promoter’s Facebook or Instagram pages.

The Promoter may in its absolute discretion cancel any prize or otherwise cease to provide any benefit of any prize to a winner if the winner, in the opinion of the Promoter, was under the influence of alcohol or any other drug at the time of the entry to the Competition, behaves or has behaved aggressively, abusively or offensively in relation to any aspect of the Promoter, the Competition or other Entrants, or behaves or has behaved in a manner which may diminish the good name or reputation of the Promoter or any of its related bodies corporate or the agencies or companies associated with the Competition, or behaves or has behaved in connection with the Promoter, the Competition or any other Entrant in a matter that is contrary to law or is otherwise considered by the Promoter to be inappropriate.

Changes in Prize Value

Prizes are not refundable and cannot be redeemed for cash, however they can be replaced if faulty on arrival. Entrant must contact the Promoter’s customer service team if prizes are faulty on arrival.
The Promoter accepts no responsibility for any variation in prize value.
Where a prize or an element of a prize is unavailable for any reason, the Promoter may substitute at its discretion for that prize or that element another item of equal or higher value as determined by the Promoter.

Unclaimed Prizes

The prizes must be claimed by each relevant winner by responding directly to the message from the Promoter by no later than 5.00pm (AEST) on 1st April 2019.

If the relevant prize remains unclaimed by the above times, that winner’s entry will be deemed invalid and the winner will be deemed to have forfeited the prize and the Promoter reserves the right to re-judge the entries, determine another winner and distribute the prize to that alternative winner.

The Promoter takes no responsibility for a winner failing or neglecting to claim the prize during the designated timeframe specified above and consequently forfeiting the prize.

Once claimed, subject to clause 30 below, prizes will be sent to the winners within two (2) weeks of the Promoter receiving each winner’s contact details, proof of identity and proof of age. The Promoter reserves the right to determine in its absolute discretion the form of identification that is required to verify each winner.

Exclusion of Liability

The Promoter, the Promoter’s related entities (as that term is defined in the Corporations Act 2001 (Cth)) and all agencies and companies associated with the Competition, will not be liable for any loss, claim, action, demand, liability, cost, expense, damage, delay in receiving prizes, personal injury or death whatsoever which may be incurred, suffered or sustained (whether or not arising from any person’s negligence) (including, without limitation, any direct, indirect, special or consequential loss, loss of profits or economic loss) by any person or entity (including without limitation any Entrant) in connection with, or arising from, the Competition or the acceptance or use of any prize, except that which cannot be excluded by law (in which case that liability is limited to the maximum extent allowable by law

The Promoter is not responsible for the conduct of any third-party supplier in relation to the grant of any prize or the use of any prize.

Problems Affecting Competition

If, for any reason, any aspect of the Competition is not capable of running or is not capable of being judged and determined by the Promoter as planned, including but not limited to by reason of computer virus, communications network failure, power failure, bugs, tampering, unauthorised intervention, fraud, technical failure, vandalism, tempests, natural disasters, acts of God, civil unrest or strikes, or any other cause beyond the control of the Promoter, the Promoter may in its sole discretion cancel, terminate, modify, suspend, delay or postpone the Competition, invalidate any affected entries or recommence the Competition afresh on the same conditions set out in these Terms subject to state legislation.

Privacy Statement

All entries will be the property of the Promoter.
The information Entrants provide to the Promoter or in respect of the Competition will be used by the Promoter for the purpose of conducting the Competition.
The Promoter may disclose any Entrants’ personal information to its contractors and agents to assist in conducting the Competition or communicating with Entrants.

The Promoter is bound by the National Privacy Principles in the Privacy Act 1988. All Entrants’ details are managed in accordance with the BRITA Water Filter Systems Distributors Pty Ltd Privacy Policy which can be found at https://store.brita.com.au/pages/privacy-policy

Entrants can request access to the personal information the Promoter holds about them by contacting the Promoter at the below address.

Promoter's Details

The Promoter is BRITA Water Filter Systems Distributors Pty Ltd (ABN 33 058 740 757) of Level 9, 123 Epping Road, North Ryde NSW 2113