Terms and Conditions of Entry:
REQUIREMENTS OF ENTRY:
You must be a New Zealand resident aged 18 years or over and domiciled (living) in New Zealand to participate in the PlaceMakers “Punt for Prizes” Promotion. (Promotion)
Registration and participation is free. No qualifying purchase is required and there is no requirement to be a PlaceMakers Trade or DIY Customer or hold a PlaceMakers Know How Card.
Employees of the Promoter, Suppliers and agencies associated with this Promotion and their immediate families are eligible to enter and participate in the tipping competition throughout the Season and feature in the Leader Scoreboards but ineligible for any Weekly Winners, Branch Winners or National Winners prize or prizes. Employees of the Promoter, Suppliers and their agencies associated with this Promotion and their immediate families are only permitted to Supplier and Staff National Prizes and official PlaceMakers pre-Season Super Rugby merchandise Sign Up Incentive Prizes as detailed in Appendix A
REGISTRATION and set up of your Online User Profile for participating in the promotion must be completed at www.puntforprizes.co.nz (promotion website). To compete and claim prizes in the promotion, all compulsory fields must be completed in full.
Information on how to enter, scoring and prizes as posted on the Website and all other promotional collateral forms part of these Terms & Conditions of Entry.
An individual may only be eligible for prizes if they registered as a Participant once and therefore may only place one set of tips per Round over the 2017 Season. The Promoter reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to verify the identity of the Participant. If the individual is found to have registered more than once as a Participant, the Promoter reserves the right to refuse to grant prizes.
The Promoter however reserves the right not to accept registration for any Participant if the registration contains anything slanderous, defamatory, is otherwise unsightly or in the Promoter’s view, inappropriate in any way, as determined by the Promoter in its absolute discretion. The Participant's participation in the Promotion can be withdrawn due to conduct deemed to be unacceptable by the Promoter at any time during and after the Promotion. This includes any registration that the Promoter reasonably suspects has been created using a computerised scripting tool.
Entries and Participants not complying with these Terms & Conditions of Entry are ineligible and the Promoter reserves its absolute right to disqualify any Participant from the Promotion if any entries do not comply with these Terms & Conditions of Entry.
Entry into Promotion is deemed to constitute acceptance of these Terms & Conditions of Entry. All details and instructions form part of these terms and conditions.
In these Terms & Conditions of Entry, unless the contrary intention appears, the following words and phrases have the meanings set out opposite them:
"Match" means a single game between member Investec Super Rugby teams, as well as single Irish & British Lions games in the 2017 Season that is made available on the Website.
"Participant" means a person who is eligible to participate and registers for or participates in the Promotion by logging into the Website with their email (username) and password;
"Promotion" means the PlaceMakers “Punt for Prizes” Investec Super Rugby tipping competition for the 2017 season of Matches or Rounds of Matches in the Season including The Irish & British Lions Matches available on the Website whereby winning entries are based on the Results of Matches (for this tipping promotion) at the conclusion of the relevant Round or Season, as the case may be;
“Points” means the amount that a Participant receives for correctly tipping a result or sharing to their Facebook page. Amounts are outlined below:
5 points for each correct WIN result
25 points for a correct DRAW result
2 points if you share your Tips for the current Round to Facebook (must share before your first tipped match kicks off)
2 points added to your next Round score if you share your Results from the previous Round to Facebook (must share before you make your tips for the next Round)
N.B. Points are not available to be won nor awarded to all participants’ Finals Round entries
"Results" are the results or outcomes of Matches as officially determined in accordance with the rules of New Zealand Rugby Union following the completion of a Round;
"Round" means the series of matches as outlined in the 2017 Investec Super Rugby Draw. Each “Round” conducted during that Investec Super Rugby Season is made available for tipping as outlined on the Website. The Irish & British Lions Matches versus each of the New Zealand Super Rugby teams. These matches will also be included in an extended Round of tipping in the Promotion. This extended Round will follow the same rules and regulations as outlined for Matches in all other rounds.
"Result" means the allocation of points to a Participant for the correct selection of a Match as defined by the website;
“Season” means all games that fall within, and the duration of the 2017 Investec Super Rugby Competition.
“Score” means the cumulative amount of points that a Participant receives from every Super Rugby game or when they share their Tips or Results to their Facebook page.
“Supplier” means PlaceMakers Supplier Partners who are supporting this Promotion.
“Tips” means the selections you choose, for each Match within each Investec Super Rugby Round.
"Website" means the website of the Promoter at http://www.puntforprizes.co.nz.
“National Winner” of the trip for 2 to the 2019 World Cup Final in Japan valued at $60,000 will be determined by random draw at the conclusion of the Season. Excluding entrants ineligible to win this prize, (participating employees of the Promoter, Suppliers and agencies associated with this Promotion and their immediate families), all eligible Participants will receive ONE ENTRY into the National Winner draw for EVERY POINT they won TIPPING & FACEBOOK SHARING over the Promotion. For the purpose of avoiding confusion, every eligible Participant will receive entries equivalent to their total score e.g. a Participant with a total final score of 500 Points will receive 500 entries in the draw; a Participant with 625 Points, 625 entries and so on. The eligible Participant whose name is drawn first will be declared the National Winner.
“Branch Winner” means the eligible Participant with the highest total score for their local PlaceMakers Branch as selected when they registered. There will be 54 Branch Winners, one per PlaceMakers store. Each will receive a signed replica match jersey for their Super Region.
Should two or more Participants aligned to the same PlaceMakers Branch have identical points totals at the conclusion of the Promotion, the Promoter will conduct a random draw to determine the overall Branch Winner for each branch.
“Weekly Winner(s)” means the eligible Participant or Participants with the top score(s) on a national or Regional basis for each Round
Should two or more Participants have identical points totals at the conclusion of the Round the Promoter will conduct a random draw to determine the overall Weekly Winners.
PRE- SEASON SIGN UP INCENTIVE PRIZES:
The competition opens 0900hrs (NZT), Monday February 6th 2017.
Ten thousand (10,000) Sign Up Prizes have been allocated to be won by all Participants including PlaceMakers staff, Suppliers, their agencies and immediate family members within the Sign Up period only. Sign Up Prizes have been allocated across the five Super Rugby Regions meaning each Region’s early Sign Up Prize pools will be exhausted at different times depending upon the volume of registrations received by each Region. (See Appendix A below for prize splits per Region). All stubby holders, key rings and caps (“Sign Up Prizes”) are official PlaceMakers Super Rugby merchandise and branded with the NZ Super Rugby Team for the Region in which each Participant is registered. Preferred prize choice is on a while stocks last basis. Sign Up Prizes are non-transferable nor redeemable for cash nor able to be swapped for competing team merchandise. All users will be advised by confirmation email if they have won an early Sign Up Prize and will receive instructions on the time frame within which they must claim their prize from their local PlaceMakers branch. Unclaimed Sign Up Prizes will be forfeited. Participants do not have to have placed their Round 1 tips to qualify for an early Sign Up Prize.
To enter the Promotion, a Participant must:
In the event of a Match in a given Round being cancelled, abandoned, not completed or not played for any reason and/or a Result is not officially declared within three (3) days of the date the Match was originally scheduled to be played, it is treated as a win for both teams competing in that Match for the purposes of calculating each Participant’s Score. If a Draw was selected, it will be treated as a five (5) point win.
Once a Participant has confirmed and locked in their Tips for a specific Round, a Participant CANNOT change or edit any Tip for any Match in that Round at any time.
If a Participant does not submit Tips for a given Match in a Round, a default Score will NOT be allocated. If there are no Tips received for a Round at all in a Region or less Tips than there are prizes available to be won, then The Promoter reserves the right to include left over prizes in future Rounds or withdraw them from the prize pool all together.
Should a Participant enter the Promotion after the commencement of the Season then that Participant can only score points for the Rounds in which they participate.
The Promotion Period comprises 22 Rounds of tipping between 1 and 9 matches per Round, the qualifiers, semi-finals and finals of the 2017 Super Rugby season. The Promotion runs for the entire Super Rugby season scheduled to be played during the period from Thursday, 23 February 2017 to Saturday, 5 August 2017. Matches include all Super Rugby games as well as the 5 games that feature a NZ Super Rugby Franchise (Highlanders, Crusaders, Hurricanes, Chiefs and Blues) versus The Irish & British Lions teams in June 2017.
The Irish & British Lions round will be an extended round that lasts for 3 weeks in duration. It will follow the same rules and regulations as outlined in all other rounds above.
Weekly Matches will be published on the Website each Sunday during the Promotion Period for entry into the following week. For more information on Super Rugby visit http://www.sanzarrugby.com/superrugby/.
The Investec Super Rugby schedule and individual Match conditions, durations, dates and venues may be subject to change. Any changes made to the schedule or to a Promotional Match are outside the Promoter’s control. Participants will be solely responsible for ensuring that they keep up to date with all such changes. The Promoter will not be liable to any person as a result of any such change including any game cancellations.
MATCH SCHEDULE & PRIZES:
The distribution of Prizes is subject to these Terms and Conditions.
No person under 18 years of age is eligible to receive a Prize. It is the prize winner’s responsibility to ensure that the correct name, phone number, email address and other requested details are provided to the Promoter. The Promoter accepts no responsibility for any prizes that do not reach their intended destination. The Promoter reserves the right to conduct security verification checks at its absolute discretion. A prize winner may be required to sign a declaration confirming their eligibility to accept a prize.
The Promoter reserves the right to request proof of identity and proof of residency from any entrant and/or prize winner. Proof of identity includes but is not limited to a valid driver’s licence, passport, proof of address and/or bank account details.
Employees of the Promoter, Suppliers and agencies associated with this Promotion and their immediate families are eligible to enter the Promotion. Their scores will be displayed on all scoreboards but they are ineligible to be Weekly Winners, Branch Winners or National Winners.
In the event that a prize winning Participant is unable to accept their prize for whatever reason, or the prize is unable to be allocated, within three (3) months of the results being determined, the Participant will forfeit the prize and have no claim or right to the prize.
All prize winners will be notified by either email, telephone, in writing or a combination of these. Winners names will also be published on the Website.
Rounds and applicable prizes, and their values are as set out in Appendix A.
In the event of a dispute the Promoter’s decision is final and binding and no correspondence will be entered into.
Any cost associated with accessing the Website is the Participant's responsibility and is dependent on the Internet service provider used.
By entering this Competition all entrants:
a) assign to the Promoter all rights including present and future copyright in their entry and the publicity materials containing their name and/or image in all media (including, without limitation, the internet, public broadcasting at match fixtures) and whether in existence now or created in the future;
b) agree not to assert any moral rights in respect of their entry and the publicity materials (wherever and whenever such rights are recognised) against the Promoter, its assigns licensees and successors in title;
c) undertake to the Promoter that their entry is not in breach of any third party intellectual property rights.
The Promoter reserves the right to change the Terms and Conditions of the Promotion without prior notice and at its discretion extend, postpone or discontinue the Promotion at any time or disqualify any Participant who has breached these terms and conditions.
The Promoter reserves the right without prior notice and at its discretion to postpone or discontinue the Promotion for event(s) which may occur outside of its control and which may impact on its ability to continue with the Promotion.
The Promoter may refuse to award a prize to any Participant if, in the Promoter’s sole opinion, that Participant has violated these Terms and c\Conditions or has gained an unfair advantage in participating in the Promotion.
To the extent permitted by law, the Promoter, Below the Line Limited, Supplier Partners (including their officers, employees and agents) exclude all liability (including negligence) for any damage, loss (including loss of opportunity) or injury whatsoever incurred by any Participant (including but not limited to any direct, indirect or consequential loss) arising in any way out of the Promotion including but not limited to, loss arising out of any technical difficulties, equipment malfunction, communications line failures, computer viruses and bugs. All prizes are taken entirely at the prize winner’s own risk. Prize winners indemnify the Promoter against any liability for accident or loss of life, personal injury, property damage, tax liability or other loss, cost or expense arising in connection with the prize or arising out of any prize winner’s breach of these Terms and Conditions.
All entries and details become the property of the Promoter. All personal information will be collected and stored by the Promoter and Below the Line Limited in accordance with the Privacy Act 1993. Participants in the Promotion agree that the Promoter may retain their personal information in order to conduct the Promotion. A request to access, update or to remove any information should be directed to the Promoter at the address set out below. A Participant has the right to access his/her personal information and request correction of any errors in it pursuant to the Privacy Act 1993. By entering the Promotion, each Participant is taken to consent to the Promoter and its marketing agencies using the Participant’s personal information to administer the Promotion (where applicable) and disclosing the Participant’s personal information to organisations and third parties that assist the Promoter with administering the Promotion and the Prize Draws as required by law.
Except for any liability that cannot be excluded by law, the Promoter, Below the Line Limited, Supplier Partners and their agencies associated with this Promotion (including their respective officers, employees and agents) are not liable and do not accept responsibility for:
a) a Participant's Tips that are not received or which are received and subsequently corrupted or rejected by the Website server, whether or not after receipt by the Promoter;
b) any lost, misdirected or corrupt emails or messages to or from the Website;
c) the Website not being continuously available for use;
d) any loss or damage whatsoever (including but not limited to direct, indirect or consequential loss) or personal injury suffered or sustained in connection with a Participant's participation in the Promotion or the taking of a prize or otherwise relating to the conduct of the Promotion, however caused, including failure of the Website or incorrect or corrupt data supplied by the Promoter to a Participant;
e) any theft, unauthorised access or third party interference;
f) any variation in the value of any prize; or
g) any tax liability incurred by a Participant or prize winner.
Notwithstanding the Promoter's rights to not accept or to subsequently disqualify a Participant, the Promoter will not be liable for any legal action arising out of any Participant's name or postings on the Website or social media being slanderous, defamatory, unsightly or inappropriate to the public at large, except for any liability that cannot be excluded by law. By participating in the Promotion, the Participant agrees to indemnify the Promoter, its agents, contractors and related companies from any legal action, claim or dispute arising in relation thereto.
A failure by the Promoter to enforce any one of these terms and conditions in any instance(s) or at any stage will not give rise to any claim or right of action by any other person or Participant.
The Promotion commences at 9am (NZT) on Monday 6th February 2017. The Promotion closes at kick off of the Final and last Round on 5 August 2017. No registrations or entries will be accepted outside of these dates.
The Promoter is Fletcher Distribution Limited trading as PlaceMakers (the “Promoter”), 150 Marua Road, Ellerslie, Auckland.
Appendix A PlaceMakers Punt for Prizes - PRIZES
|Super Rugby Rounds||Week Commencing||Launch / Weekly Prize Pool||Blues Land / Auckland Weekly Prizes||Chiefs Country / Waikato Weekly Prizes||Hurricane Zone / Wellington Weekly Prizes||Crusaders Realm / Canterbury Weekly Prizes||Highlander Territory / Southland Weekly Prizes||INDIVIDUAL RRP (inc gst)|
|LAUNCH||6-Feb||6,000 x Stubby Holders (Sign Up Incentive)||1800||900||900||1500||900||$9.95|
|LAUNCH||6-Feb||1,000 x Caps (Sign Up Incentive)||300||150||150||250||150||$39.95|
|LAUNCH||6-Feb||3,000 x Key Rings (Sign Up Incentive)||900||450||450||750||450||$9.95|
|R1||20-Feb||3,000 x Shirts & Caps||900||450||450||750||450||$79.90|
|R2||27-Feb||7x Outdoor Lounge Sets||2||1||1||2||1||$1,899.00|
|R3||6-Mar||4,000 x Shorts and Stubby Holders||1200||600||600||1000||600||$49.90|
|R4||13-Mar||5 x VIP Experience and Player Meet & Greets||(4 pax) VIP Lounge & Player Meet||(4 pax) VIP Lounge & Player Meet||(4 pax) VIP Lounge & Player Meet||(4 pax) VIP Lounge & Player Meet||(4 pax) VIP Lounge & Player Meet||NA|
|R5||20-Mar||7 x Gasmate Stratos 6 Burner BBQs||2 Gasmate BBQ||Gasmate BBQ||Gasmate BBQ||2 Gasmate BBQ||Gasmate BBQ||$1,059.00|
|R6||27-Mar||4,000 x Shirts and Key Rings||900||450||450||750||450||$59.90|
|R7||3-Apr||7 x 49" Samsung UHD 4K Flat Smart TV||49" SMART TV||49" SMART TV||49" SMART TV||49" SMART TV||49" SMART TV||$2,299.95|
|R8 (Easter)||10-Apr||5 x Local Franchise Player School Visits||3 Players||3 Players||3 Players||3 Players||3 Players||NA|
|R9||17-Apr||1 x Rarotonga Trip for 2 - Queens Birthday Weekend||1 National Prize||$6,000.00|
|R10||24-Apr||7 x Gasmate Pizza Ovens||2 Gasmate Pizza Oven||1 Gasmate Pizza Oven||1 Gasmate Pizza Oven||2 Gasmate Pizza Oven||1 Gasmate Pizza Oven||$799.00|
|R11||1-May||12 pairs of Irish & British Lions vs NZ Franchise Tickets||2||2||2||2||4||$6,799.00|
|R12||8-May||7 x Samsumg Tab A Wifi Tablets||2||1||1||2||1||$499.00|
|R13||15-May||7 x Aber Patio Heaters||2||1||1||2||1||$649.00|
|R14||22-May||1 x Ski Trip for 2 to Queenstown||1 National Prize||$4,500.00|
|R15 (Aus / NZ)||29-May||50 x MATES SHOUTS (10 tickets + food & beverage package valued at $500)||10||10||10||10||10||$3,000.00|
|R 16 (NZ only)||5-Jun||1 x Trip for 2 to NZ vs Aus in Sydney on 19th August 2017||1 National Prize||$10,000.00|
|R15 (SA1 / SA2)||29-Jun||7 x Samsung Galaxy Xcover3 Mobile Phones||2||1||1||2||1||$229.00|
|R16 (AC / SA1 / SA2)||3-Jul||3,000 x Caps and Thermal Mugs||900||450||450||750||450||$54.95|
|R17||7-Jul||7 x Samsung Robot Vacumn Cleaners||2||1||1||2||1||$1,099.00|
|R18 QUAL||14-Jul||5,000 x Beanies||1500||750||750||1250||750||$19.95|
|R19 SEMI||21-Jul||2,500 x Fleece Jumpers||750||375||375||625||375||$59.95|
|R20 - FINAL||28-Jul||7 x Ultimate Shimano Fishing Kits||2||1||2||1||1||$2,500.00|
|STAFF PRIZE||ALL||1 x 49" Samsung UHD 4K Flat Smart TV||1 National Prize||$2,299.95|
|SUPPLIER PRIZE||ALL||1 x 49" Samsung UHD 4K Flat Smart TV||1 National Prize||$2,299.95|
|BRANCH PRIZES||ALL||Signed Super Rugby Jerseys (1 per overall branch winner)||14 Branches||13 Branches||9 Branches||9 Branches||9 Branches||NA|
|GRAND PRIZE DRAW||ALL||Trip for 2 to the Japan World Cup Final||1 National Prize||$60,000.00|