TERMS AND CONDITIONS FOR SOCIAL COMPETITIONS

  • The promoters to this competition are MySchool MyVillage MyPlanet (registration number: XXXXX) a company incorporated in the Republic of South Africa and having its registered address at Atlantic House, Corner Longmarket and Corporation Street, Cape Town.
  • All persons entering the MySchool MyVillage MyPlanet Social Competitions ("the competition ") ("the entrants") agree that the competition rules as set out in these terms and conditions are binding on them. A copy of these terms and conditions is available at www.myschool.co.za
  • MySchool Social Competitions will be promoted on the following platforms only: o Twitter: https://twitter.com/MySchoolSA o Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/MySchoolSA IMPORTANT NOTICE
  • These terms and conditions and competition rules contain certain terms and conditions which appear in similar text style to this clause and which: o may limit the risk or liability of the promoter or a third party; and/or o may create risk or liability for the entrant; and/or o may compel the entrant to indemnify the promoter or a third party; and/or o serves as an acknowledgement, by the entrant, of a fact.
  • o The entrant cannot be a juristic entity and must be an individual;
  • The entrant's attention is drawn to these terms and conditions because they are important and should be carefully noted.
  • Nothing in these terms and conditions is intended to, or must be understood to, unlawfully restrict, limit or avoid any rights or obligations, as the case may be, created for either the entrant or the promoter in terms of the Consumer Protection Act, 68 of 2008 ("the CPA").
  • The entrant acknowledges that by submitting his or her entry to the competition he/she has been given an appropriate opportunity to first read these terms and conditions before entering and that he/she understands and agrees to the terms and conditions.
  • All entrants to this competition participate entirely at their own risk. By reading and accepting these terms and conditions, the entrant gives consent to these risks and hereby indemnifies and holds harmless the promoter and MySchool MyVillage MyPlanet and all entities in the MySchool MyVillage MyPlanet group; their directors, employees and agents of any and all liability pertaining to any damage, cost, injuries and losses of whatever nature sustained as a result of their participation in the competition and related events and activities, save where such damage, cost, injuries and losses are sustained as a result of the gross negligence or willful misconduct of any indemnified party.

RULES OF THE COMPETITION

  • This competition opens on the date of the competition post on social media and closes as specified. o In order to qualify as an entrant for this competition: o the entrant must live in the Republic of South Africa; o the entrant must provide correct and full personal details, as required; and o the entrant must be 18 years old or older; and o the entrant cannot be a juristic entity and must be an individual;
  • To enter the competition, the entrant must complete the directions given in the competition post .
  • The promoter, MySchool MyVillage MyPlanet and any entity in the MySchool MyVillage MyPlanet Group, their directors, members, partners, employees, agents or consultants, the suppliers of goods or services in connection with this promotional competition, or any other person who directly or indirectly controls or is controlled by the above named parties and their respective spouses, life partners, business partners or immediate family members are not permitted to participate in this promotional competition.

SELECTION OF WINNER

  • Winners will be selected by the social media manager and will not be entered into negotiation.
  • Entrants to whom prizes will be awarded by the social media manager and will not be entered into negotiation.
  • The prize is exactly as per the competition post.
  • The winner will be contacted via email or social media. MySchool MyVillage MyPlanet reserves the right to disqualify a winner if he/she does not respond to the message within one week of winner selection and randomly select a replacement winner from the competition entries. In such circumstances, the replacement winner shall be contacted via email or telephonically via social media by MySchool MyVillage MyPlanet as soon as reasonably practicable and shall be required to respond to MySchool MyVillage MyPlanet in the manner set out in such correspondence. In the event that the replacement winner fails to respond to MySchool MyVillage MyPlanet as required, then the provisions of this clause shall apply to that new winner in the same way as if he/she were the original winner. If the selected winner does not have any contact details a redraw will need to take place immediately.
  • MySchool MyVillage MyPlanet reserves the right to amend the terms and conditions as well as terminate the Competition at any time. In the event of such termination, all participants agree to waive any rights that they may have in terms of the Competition and acknowledge that they will have no recourse against MySchool MyVillage MyPlanet, its advertising agencies, advisors, suppliers and nominated agents.

GENERAL

  • By entering the competition in accordance with its terms, the entrant is entering a promotional competition for the purposes of the Consumer Protection Act, 2008 ("CPA") and the promotional competition will be conducted in accordance with the relevant provisions of the CPA. Should the entrant win a prize in the competition, they undertake to expeditiously do all things necessary to enable the promoter/sponsor to comply with its obligations under the CPA including, but not limited to (i) providing such personal information as may be required in order to facilitate handing over the prize (including providing proof of address and identity number) and (ii) signing receipt of the prize upon its delivery.
  • The promoter shall conduct the competition, and the promoter's decision on any matter related to the competition, including the selection of prize winner is final and no correspondence will be entered into.