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People's Postcode Lottery "Choose Your Own Adventure" Competition OFFICIAL RULES

People’s Postcode Lottery “Choose Your Own Adventure” Competition OFFICIAL RULES

The People’s Postcode Lottery “Choose Your Own Adventure” Competition (the “Competition”), begins 18 June 2017 and ends 22 June 2017 at 17:00 (the “Entry Period”). No claims can be made outside of these dates.

Entry into the Competition is acceptance of these Terms and Conditions.

PRIZE

People’s Postcode Lottery and player-supported charity the Wildlife Trusts are offering the chance to win an adventure of your choice from the options provided. Details can be found in adventure descriptions.

People's Postcode Lottery retains the right to substitute the prize with another prize of similar value in the event the original prize offered is not available.

To enter the Competition, you must fill out the required information on the applicable entry form.

FURTHER TERMS & CONDITIONS

  • The prize is non-negotiable and no alternative prize is available.
  • The prize is only available to people legal residents of England, Scotland, or Wales, who are 18 years of age & over.
  • The break is for 2 people, maximum.
  • People’s Postcode Lottery’s decision on the winner selected is final.
  • The date and time of the prize will be discussed with the winner and Trust providing the experience.
  • This prize does not include travel or accommodation costs.
  • There is no cash alternative to the prize, it is not for re-sale and is non-refundable and non-transferable.
  • In the event of unforeseen circumstances, we reserve the right to substitute the prize with other prizes of equal or greater value.
  • The competition can be withdrawn at any time without notice.
  • The prize winner’s information will be supplied to the Wildlife Trust. A representative of the Wildlife Trust will get in touch with the winner to arrange final details of the prize.
  • Employees of The Postcode Lottery Limited and The Wildlife Trusts, and their immediate families (parent, child, spouse or sibling and their respective spouses, regardless of where they reside) and those living in the same households, whether or not related, are not eligible to enter or win.
  • Sponsor reserves the right to reject any entries in the Competition or any entrant's activities associated therewith that may be deemed, by Sponsor’s sole discretion, to violate these Official Rules, any policies or guidelines established by Sponsor that govern participation in the Competition, or are counter to the integrity or spirit of the Competition (including, without limitation, gaming, bad faith, unsportsmanlike conduct, or otherwise) as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion.
  • People’s Postcode Lottery and The Wildlife Trusts reserve the right to alter or close this competition at any time.

Entry implies acceptance of these terms and conditions. We reserve the right to amend or modify these terms and conditions.

This promotion is sponsored and administered by The Postcode Lottery Limited of Titchfield House, 69/85 Tabernacle Street, London, EC2A 4RR, United Kingdom.

People's Postcode Lottery (“Sponsor”) collects personal information when you enter our competitions. People’s Postcode Lottery will use this information to send you marketing information and may contact you to discuss possible subscription to the lottery. By entry into this competition, you are granting People’s Postcode Lottery permission to contact you in this manner. People's Postcode Lottery is committed to protecting all such personal information. Please see our Privacy Policy for further details.

The Competition is open only to people aged 18 and above.

Employees, contractors, or re-sellers of The Postcode Lottery Limited, the immediate families of such employees or contractors, together with those whom such persons are domiciled, are not eligible to enter or win this competition. Woodland Trust staff, family and friends are also not eligible to enter or win this competition.

See the following additional information for details:

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. OPEN ONLY TO LEGAL RESIDENTS OFGREAT BRITAIN, WHO ARE 18 YEARS OF AGE OR OLDER. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED OR RESTRICTED BY LAW. Employees of The Postcode Lottery Limited and their immediate families (parent, child, spouse or sibling and their respective spouses, regardless of where they reside) and those living in the same households, whether or not related, are not eligible to enter or win. By participating, entrants agree to be bound by these Official Rules, Sponsor's Privacy Policy and the decisions of the Sponsor, which are binding and final on matters relating to this sweepstakes. This sweepstakes is governed by the laws of the United Kingdom and is subject to all applicable laws.

ENTRY

During the "Entry Period", there is one way to gain entry in the People’s Postcode Lottery “Choose Your Own Adventure” Competition:

• ENTER VIA FACEBOOK: to enter, you must comment on the Adventure photo of your choice in the People’s Postcode Lottery Facebook post at this link > https://www.facebook.com/peoplespostcodelottery/posts/1560981453932196

In your comment, you must name the person you would like to take with you on your Adventure. Only one entry per person is permitted.

ENTRY TERMS AND RESTRICTIONS

Participants are limited to one (1) entry per entrant (i.e., the same individual may not enter the Competition multiple times by using different names/email addresses or entering via multiple entry methods, e.g., online and mail-in, etc.) No entrant will be eligible to win more than one prize. All entries (mail-in and electronic) become the property of Sponsor and will not be acknowledged or returned. No software-generated, robotic, programmed, script, macro or other automated online entries are permitted and will result in disqualification of all such entries. Sponsor reserves the right to reject any entries in the Competition or any entrant's activities associated therewith that may be deemed, by Sponsor’s sole discretion, to violate these Official Rules, any policies or guidelines established by Sponsor that govern participation in the Competition, or are counter to the integrity or spirit of the Competition (including, without limitation, gaming, bad faith, unsportsmanlike conduct, or otherwise) as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion.

SELECTION OF WINNERS

The winner of the above-listed prize will be determined solely by a random selection from all valid entries.

Only the winner will be notified by phone or e-mail (as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion). If prize notification is returned as undeliverable, or the potential winner is ineligible or otherwise not in compliance with these Official Rules, another entrant will be randomly selected. Alternate winners will be notified by phone or e-mail (as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion). If prize notification is returned as undeliverable, or alternate winners are ineligible or otherwise not in compliance with these Official Rules, no prize will be awarded.

GENERAL PRIZE RESTRICTIONS

Each winner is responsible for any expenses, costs and fees related to the acceptance and use of any prize not specified herein as being awarded. Prizes may not be transferred nor assigned by any winner. Prizes must be accepted in their entirety or not at all. No cash or other substitution may be made, except by the Sponsor, who reserves the right to substitute the prize in whole or in part with another prize of comparable or greater value, or cash, if the intended prize is not available for any reason as determined by the Sponsor in its sole discretion. Winners will be responsible for all applicable taxes. In the event that a potential prize winner is disqualified for any reason, that prize will be forfeited and awarded to an alternate. Except where prohibited by law, acceptance of prize constitutes permission for Sponsor to use winner's name, hometown, likeness, statements and other personally identifiable information for promotional, advertising and marketing purposes in any media throughout the world without additional prize, incentive, consideration, consent or review; and upon request, each such winner will provide written consent to such use.

All prize details are at Sponsor's sole discretion and Sponsor expressly disclaims any responsibility or liability for injury or loss to any person or property relating to the delivery and/or subsequent use and redemption of any prize. The Sponsor makes no representations or warranties (express or implied) concerning the appearance, safety or performance of any prize. Sponsor shall not be liable for nor replace any lost, damaged or stolen element of any prize.

GENERAL CONDITIONS

Released Parties (as defined below) are not responsible for lost, late, incomplete, stolen, inaccurate, misdirected, delayed, illegible or undelivered entries or for lost or stolen entry boxes; or for failures, difficulties, or other errors of any kind whether human, printing, typographical or mechanical relating to or in connection with this Competition, including, without limitation, errors which may occur in connection with the administration of the Competition, the cancellation of any events, the processing of entries, the announcement of the prize or in any Competition-related materials, and may modify or cancel the Competition for any reason or no reason in its sole discretion without liability or obligation. Persons who tamper with or abuse any aspect of the Competition or who are otherwise in violation of these Official Rules, as solely determined by Sponsor, will be disqualified and all associated entries will be void. Should any portion of the Competition be, in Sponsor's sole opinion, compromised by non-authorized human intervention or other causes, the competition will be declared void and no prize will be awarded.

AFFIDAVIT OF ELIGIBILITY AND PUBLICITY RELEASE

Where permitted by law, winner grants to The Postcode Lottery Ltd., its subsidiaries, affiliates and those acting pursuant to their authority, the right to print, publish, broadcast and use, worldwide in any media now known or hereafter developed, including but not limited to the world wide web, at any time or times, the winners' and participants' names, portraits, pictures, voices, likenesses, the identity of their city county of residence and biographical information for advertising and promotional purposes without additional consideration.

INFORMATION

The Postcode Lottery Ltd. and its agents, representatives, parent companies, affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising, promotions and fulfilment agencies and legal advisors are not responsible for and shall not be liable for: (1) lost or late, damaged, misdirected, incomplete, illegible, unintelligible, entries; (2) problems caused by telephonic, electronic, hardware, software programs, networks, the internet, viruses, worms, Trojan horses or computer malfunctions (failures, errors or difficulties of any manner); (3) failed, incomplete or delayed computer transmission; or (4) any condition caused by events beyond control of The Postcode Lottery Ltd. that may cause the Competition to be disrupted or corrupted.

These Terms are governed by the laws of England, Wales and Scotland. The Entrant agrees that the Courts of England, Wales and Scotland are to have exclusive jurisdiction in relation to any claim against The Postcode Lottery Ltd. arising out of a dispute relating to these Rules.

The Entrant further agrees that:

(i) any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of or connection with this Competition or any prizes awarded, other than the administration of the Competition or the determination of winners, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action;

(ii) any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with entering this Competition, but in no event legal fees; and

(iii) under no circumstances will the Entrant be permitted to obtain awards for and the entrant hereby waives all rights to claim punitive, incidental and consequential damages and any other damages other than for actual out-of-pocket expenses and any and all rights to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased.

RELEASE AND LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY

BY PARTICIPATING IN THIS COMPETITION, ENTRANTS AGREE THAT THE POSTCODE LOTTERY LTD., THEIR AFFILIATES, PARENTS, SUBSIDIARIES AND AGENTS, AND THEIR RESPECTIVE EMPLOYEES, OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, REPRESENTATIVES AND AGENTS, ADVERTISING OR PROMOTION AGENCIES AND LEGAL COUNSEL ("RELEASED PARTIES") WILL HAVE NO LIABILITY WHATSOEVER FOR, AND SHALL BE HELD HARMLESS BY ENTRANTS AGAINST, ANY LIABILITY FOR ANY INJURIES, LOSSES OR DAMAGES, CLAIMS AND ACTIONS OF ANY KIND TO PERSONS, INCLUDING DEATH, OR PROPERTY RESULTING IN WHOLE OR IN PART, DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY, FROM ACCEPTANCE, POSSESSION, MISUSE OR USE OF THE PRIZE, ENTRY OR PARTICIPATION IN THIS COMPETITION OR IN ANY COMPETITION RELATED ACTIVITY, OR ANY CLAIMS BASED ON PUBLICITY RIGHTS, DEFAMATION OR INVASION OF PRIVACY OR MERCHANDISE DELIVERY. THE POSTCODE LOTTERY LTD. IS NOT RESPONSIBLE IF ANY PRIZE CANNOT BE AWARDED DUE TO TRAVEL CANCELLATIONS, DELAYS OR INTERRUPTIONS DUE TO ACTS OF GOD, ACTS OF WAR, NATURAL DISASTERS, WEATHER OR TERRORISM. EXCEPT WHERE LEGALLY PROHIBITED, BY ACCEPTANCE OF PRIZE, WINNER GRANTS (AND AGREES TO CONFIRM THAT GRANT IN WRITING) PERMISSION FOR THE POSTCODE LOTTERY LTD., AND ITS AFFILIATES, PARENTS, SUBSIDIARIES, REPRESENTATIVES AND AGENTS AND THEIR RESPECTIVE ADVERTISING AND PROMOTION AGENCIES TO USE THEIR RESPECTIVE NAMES, PORTRAITS, PICTURES, VOICES AND LIKENESSES, FOR ADVERTISING OR PUBLICITY WITHOUT ADDITIONAL COMPENSATION.

PRIVACY

By entering the Competition, each entrant agrees to Sponsor's use of their personal information as described in the Sponsor's Privacy Policy located at https://www.postcodelottery.co.uk/policies/privacy-policy

SPONSORED BY

The Postcode Lottery Limited, Titchfield House, 69/85 Tabernacle Street, London, EC2A 4RR, United Kingdom, www.postcodelottery.co.uk. The People’s Postcode Lottery and other trademarks or logos used herein are trademarks of their respective trademark owners. The Postcode Lottery Ltd. shall not be liable for technical, pictorial or typographical or editorial errors or omissions contained herein. All rights reserved.

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