Information on how to enter and prizes form part of these Terms and Conditions. Participation in this promotion is deemed acceptance of these Terms and Conditions.
Entry is open to residents from Australia, aged 13 years and over only. Directors, management and employees of theOPTOMETRIST and its agencies directly associated with this Promotion are ineligible to enter. If a winner is under 18 years of age, then the prize will be awarded to the parent or legal guardian of the winner, on the winner’s behalf.
The Promoter reserves the right, at any time, to verify the validity of entries and entrants (including an entrant’s identity, age, place of residence and theOPTOMETRIST employment status) and to disqualify any entrant who submits an entry that is not in accordance with these Terms and Conditions or who tampers with the entry process. Failure by the Promoter to enforce an of its rights at any stage does not constitute a waiver of those rights. Incomplete or indecipherable entries will be deemed invalid.
The Promoter accepts no responsibility for late, lost or misdirected entries or other communications, or technical difficulties. Entries will be deemed void if forged, manipulated or tampered with in any way.
Promotion dates, details and instructions on how to enter are as follows: Enter for your chance to win one (1) year’s supply of contact lenses (daily, monthly or fortnightly). The competition commences at 5:00 pm (AEST) 30th August 2015 and closes at 9:00am (AEST) 1st September 2015. (‘Competition Period’). All times in these Terms and Conditions is Australian Eastern Standard time (“AEST”), unless stated otherwise. Enter during the Competition Period by visiting theOPTOMETRIST Facebook page at www.facebook.com/theoptometrist then following the prompts as directed to the competition.To enter, participants must:
Like the promotion post
Leave a comment under theOPTOMETRIST’s competition post and ‘Tell us in 25 words or less how contact lenses have changed your life’
Each person may comment once across Facebook. Duplicate entries, whether on two separate posts will be disregarded.
When tagging someone else, entrants must please seek prior permission from the individual first.
One (1) winner will be selected on the basis of literary and creative merit and judging will start from 9:00 am (AEST) 1st September 2015 and closes at 10:00 am (AEST) 1st September 2015. The entrants will be judged at the store of theOPTOMETRIST located at Shop 04, Stockland Tooronga, 766 Toorak Rd, Glen Iris, VIC 3146. Judges may select additional reserve entries, which they determine to be the next best, and record them in order, in case of an invalid entry or ineligible entrant.
The winners will be announced on or before 5:00pm (WST) on Tuesday 1st September, 2015 on www.facebook.com/theoptometrist and will be asked to send theOPTOMETRIST a private message on Facebook to provide their full name, address and proof of age to obtain their prize.
The winner will need to provide a valid prescription for contact lenses. Alternatively, we can arrange a FREE contact lens consultation with our optometrist.
The winner will be notified by reply Facebook comment within 7 days of the closing date. If the winner cannot be contacted or does not claim their prize within 7 days of notification, we reserve the right to withdraw the prize from that winner and select a replacement winner.
The promoter will notify the winner when and where the prize can be collected. Collection will be in our store at Shop 04, Stockland Tooronga. Alternatively the winner may arrange to have the contact lenses posted to an address of their nomination.
Any prizes awarded to an invalid entry or ineligible entrant will be awarded to the next valid winning entry from the additional reserve entries that have been determined to be the next best answer.
Only one (1) entry is permitted per person.
Each entry must:
answer the question posed above under clause 5 in 25 words or less;
be the original work of the entrant;
not be offensive, defamatory, unlawful or likely to cause offense to other persons; and
be free of any claims, including copyright claims, by other parties.
Entrants warrant that any statements made in the entry in relation to theOPTOMETRIST’s products and/or services accurately and truthfully reflect the entrants’ opinion and experience of the products and/or services, and that any false or misleading testimonial made by an entrant in relation to the goods and/or services may be a breach of the Competition and Consumer Act 2010 (Cth).
Incomplete or indecipherable entries will be deemed invalid.
The Promoter may exclude any entry that does not meet these criteria.
There is one (1) prize to be won. A year’s supply of contact lenses from the Coopervision or Provision range. The prize will be the winner’s choice of either daily disposable, fortnightly or monthly contact lenses to the value of 1 year’s supply. In the event that for any reason whatsoever a winner does not take an element of the prize at the time stipulated by the Promoter then that element of the prize will be forfeited by the winner and cash will not be awarded in lieu of that element of the prize. Prizes are not transferable.
If any prize won by a valid entry is unclaimed by 23:59pm (AEST) Monday 7th September, 2015 the Promoter may select a unclaimed prize winner from the additional reserve entries that they determine to be the next best. Any unclaimed prizes awarded to an invalid entry or ineligible entrant will be awarded to the next valid winning entry from the additional reserve entries that have been determined to be the next best answer.Winners will be notified within 2 working days via Facebook comment they have nominated in their entry. Unclaimed prize winner may also be announced on www.facebook.com/theoptometrist on the same day as the unclaimed prize judging or thereafter.
The Promotion is a game of skill. Chance plays no part in determining the winners. All entries will be judged individually on its creative and literary merit. The best entries as determined by the judges will win a prize. The judges’ decision is final and binding and no correspondence will be entered into.In the event that two (2) or more entries are exactly the same, and the entry is chosen as a winner, the prize will be awarded to the entrant whose entry was received first by the Promoter in the Competition Period.
The Promoter will not be responsible for lost prizes caused by incorrect addresses provided by the prize winner. The Promoter takes no responsibility for prizes damaged, delayed or lost in transit by Australia Post.
If this Promotion is interfered with in any way or is not capable of being conducted as reasonably anticipated due to any reason beyond the reasonable control of the Promoter, the Promoter reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to the fullest extent permitted by law (a) to disqualify any entrant; or (b) subject to any written directions from a regulatory authority, to modify, suspend, terminate or cancel the promotion, as appropriate. The Promoter reserves the right to refuse to allow a winner to take part in any or all aspects of the prize, if the Promoter determines, in their absolute discretion, that a winner is not in the mental or physical condition necessary to be able to safely participate in the prize. It is a condition of accepting the prize that the winner may be required to sign a legal release in a form determined by the promoter in its absolute discretion.
Any cost associated with accessing the promotional website is the entrant’s responsibility and is dependent on the Internet service provider used. The use of any automated entry software or any other mechanical or electronic means that allows an entrant to automatically enter repeatedly is prohibited and will render all entries submitted by that entrant invalid.
Except for any liability that cannot be excluded by law, the Promoter (including its officers, employees and agents) excludes all liability (including negligence), for any personal injury; or any loss or damage (including loss of opportunity); whether direct, indirect, special or consequential, arising in any way out of the Promotion, including, but not limited to, where arising out of the following: (a) any technical difficulties or equipment malfunction (whether or not under the Promoter’s control); (b) any theft, unauthorised access or third party interference; (c) any entry or prize claim that is late, lost, altered, damaged or misdirected (whether or not after their receipt by the Promoter) due to any reason beyond the reasonable control of the Promoter; (d) any variation in prize value to that stated in these Terms and Conditions; (e) any tax liability incurred by a winner or entrant; or (f) use of a prize.
All entrants unconditionally and irrevocably release and discharge Facebook from any and all liability in relation to this Promotion. This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook. By entering this competition, entrants are providing information to theOPTOMETRIST and not to Facebook. This promotion adheres to the terms and conditions set out in the Facebook promotion guidelines which can be found at: http://www.facebook.com/promotions_guidelines.php
The Promoter is The Optometrist Shop 04, Stockland Tooronga, 766 Toorak Rd, Glen Iris. Vic, 3146 ABN 20 402 099 100
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