Vodacom Nokia Charge


Vodacom Nokia Charge to Bill Competition

Vodacom (Pty) Ltd (“Vodacom”) is running the Vodacom Nokia Charge to Bill Competition (“the competition”) on http://lnq.in/noasvcza (for Nokia Asha handsets) and http://lnq.in/noluvcza (for Nokia Lumia handsets).

All participants during the term of the competition agree to be bound by the following terms and conditions:

General Terms and Conditions

1. The competition will run from 14h00 on 28 October 2013 to 00h00 on 7 November 2013. (“end date”).

2. Twelve (12) lucky entrants each stand a chance to win one of the following prizes:

First prize: 4 entrants each stand a chance to win one of 4 Nokia Lumia 520 handsets

Second prize: 3 entrants each stand a chance to win one of 3 Nokia 303 handsets

Third prize:  3 entrants each stand a chance to win one of 3 Nokia 302 handsets

Consolation prizes: 2 entrants each stand a chance to win one of 2 R500 prepaid Vodacom airtime vouchers. 

3. To qualify as potential winners,  participants:

i]   must download any paid for application on: http://lnq.in/noasvcza (for Nokia Asha handsets) or http://lnq.in/noluvcza (for Nokia Lumia handsets);

ii]  Use the Vodacom charge to bill feature to pay for the selected paid for application

iii] must accept the competition Terms and Conditions;

iv] must reside in South Africa and be in possession of a valid South African identity document or permanent residence permit or temporary residence permit valid for a period exceeding 3 (three) months for the Republic of South Africa and valid at the end date of the competition;

iv] must submit entries within the specified competition period as per clause 1;

v] must be Vodacom customers only;

vi] must use Nokia handsets with the capability to use the charge to bill feature: all smart and Java enabled Nokia devices which include the entire Lumia and Asha line.

vii] must be Vodacom prepaid or Top Up users using the Nokia devices specified above to qualify to win airtime.

4. The prize winners will be randomly selected after the end date from a list of entrants who meet all the requirements in terms of clause 3 above.

5. The verified winners will be notified telephonically within 2 weeks after the end date of the competition.

6. Any participant under the age of 18 shall present their parent / guardian’s written consent to enter the competition, at Vodacom’s request.

7.  There are no additional charges for participating in the Competition, but standard data costs as per user’s Service Provider apply for data use.

8. Data transfer speeds are not guaranteed and are dependent on network availability and utilisation.

9. The Competition is also subject to, and must be read in conjunction with, Vodacom’s existing terms and conditions applicable to its web site and mobile site that can be found on the following URLs:  http://www.vodacom.co.za/personal/main/termsandconditions/websitetermsandconditions and   ttp://www.vodacom.mobi/mobile/main/termsandconditions/vodacomtermsandconditions

10. Vodacom will use reasonable efforts to contact the winners telephonically on the contact details submitted as part of the participant’s entry.

11. The winners will be contacted during working hours, between 8 (eight) in the morning and 5 (five) in the afternoon.

12. Vodacom shall attempt to contact the winners for a period of 2 (two) working days after their names have been drawn and verified as the winners.

13. Should a participant not be available on the contact number used to participate in the competition during the timeframe stipulated above or rejects, forfeits or declines acceptance of the prize, that person's right to the prize will be deemed to have been waived and the prize will be forfeited. Vodacom reserves the right to then award the prize to the participant that is next in line based on the number of votes that he/she has received.

14. The winners must be able to identify themselves in a manner determined by Vodacom as the entrant of the Competition and have to comply with the required validation procedure in order to claim the prizes.

15. Vodacom shall request the winners’ consent in writing to their image and/or likeness being used and published by Vodacom in connection with the competition for a period of 12 (twelve) months after they are  announced as  the winners. The winners may decline the use of their image and/or likeness by Vodacom.

16. Winner’s names and location may be displayed on:  http://www.vodacom.co.za/personal/phonesandpackages/competitions/winners

17. The prizes are not transferable or exchangeable.

18. Notwithstanding the fact that the prizes vest on the winners immediately upon the determination of the results, any prizes that remain unclaimed/undeliverable after three (3) months of the end date or no reasonable effort is made on the part of the winners to claim the prizes despite having been advised of the results of the competition will be forfeited.

19. Vodacom shall not be liable for any costs incurred by the winners in claiming the prizes.

20. The duration of the Competition may be extended or curtailed at the discretion of Vodacom.

21. All risks and ownership of the prizes shall pass to the winners on transfer/delivery thereof and hence all of Vodacom’s obligations in regard to the Competition as well as in regard to the prizes shall terminate.

22. All prizes (handsets as well as airtime vouchers) will only be delivered to winners at a physical address and will not be sent to a postal address.

23. In the event of a dispute in regard to any aspect of the competition and/or the Terms and Conditions, Vodacom’s decision will be final and binding and no correspondence may be entered into.

24. Vodacom may refuse to award the prizes if entry procedures or these Terms and Conditions have not been adhered to or if it detects any irregularities or fraudulent practices. 

25. Vodacom is not liable for any technical failures affecting participation and/or prize redemption process of the Competition.

26. Vodacom assumes no liability whatsoever for any entry that has been omitted from participation in the Competition for any reason whatsoever.

27. Vodacom has no control over the interception or loss of your personal information over the internet and assumes no liability for any such interception or loss.

28. User data collected via the competition will not be used for any other purpose than for the competition only.

29. Employees, directors, agents, contractors and consultants of Vodacom and all other participating companies and their immediate families, life partners, associates, or business partners do not qualify to participate or win in the competition.

30. Neither Vodacom nor any other person or party associated with the competition, their associated companies, agents, contractors and sponsors and any of its personnel involved in the competition, shall be liable whatsoever for any loss or damage incurred or suffered (including but not limited to direct or indirect or consequential loss), death or personal injury suffered or sustained arising from either participation in the Competition or from claiming the prize. 

31. Vodacom reserves the right to terminate, cancel or alter the Competition immediately and without notice in the event that the Competition is held to be or becomes unlawful. In such event all participants hereby waive any rights which they may have against Vodacom and acknowledge that they will have no recourse or claim of any nature whatsoever against Vodacom.

32. All information relating to the Competition and published on any promotional material will form part of these Terms and Conditions.