Vodacom “Video Play – R5 a Day” Competition
Terms And Conditions
Vodacom (Pty) Ltd
(“Vodacom”) is running the Vodacom “Video Play – R5 a Day” Competition (the
“Competition”) where one (1) customer stands a chance of winning a cash prize
of R300 000 (VAT inclusive).
during the term of the Competition agree to be bound by the following Terms and
1. The Competition is open to all
Vodacom customers 18 years or older who are subscribers to the Video Play – R5
a Day Subscription offer
during the term of the Competition. The
Competition runs from 00h01 on the 16th of March 2018 (the
“Start Date”) to 23h59 on the 14th of June
2018 (the “End
2. The duration of the Competition may
be extended or curtailed at the discretion of Vodacom.
Update to the
Terms and Condition dated 14th of June 2018: The Competition
will be extended for a second promotional period, the “Extension Period”
running from 00h01 on the 15th of June 2018 (the “Extension
Start Date”) to 23h59 on the 14th of July 2018 (the “Extension
3. One (1) lucky entrant stands a
chance of winning a cash prize of R300 000 (VAT inclusive) (the “Prize”).
There will be only one winner of the full amount.
Update June 14th,
2018: a second cash
prize of R100 000 (VAT inclusive) (the “Extension Prize”) will be brought into
play during the Extension period of the Competition. The terms of the
Competition to qualify and win the Extension Prize during the Extension Period
remains identical to the below relevant sections: “Eligibility” articles 4 to 11 ; “Valid Entry” articles 12 to 16 ; “Prize Draw” articles 17 to 18 ; “Winner Validation” Articles 19 to 27 ; and “Prize Delivery” articles 28 to 32.
4. Only entries received during the
Competition period as stipulated in clause 1 above will qualify as potential
5. In order to be
eligible for the Prize in the Competition, an eligible entrant needs to collect
at least 100 points during the Competition period as set out in clause 1 above
(through successful charging) of the Video Play R5 a Day service: referhttp://www.vodacom.co.za/vodacom/terms/vodacom-video-play-terms-and-conditions-and-license-agreement.
6. The Competition is only open to
natural persons. Entries received from business accounts held by legal persons
(amongst other Corporates and SMEs, etc.) are excluded from participating and
winning in the Competition.
7. To be eligible
to enter, entrants must be 18 years old or older.
8. Only entrants who are using SIM
cards that have been RICA registered are eligible to win the Competition. Each
owner of a SIM card(s) is responsible to comply with South African law by RICA
registering their SIM cards.
9. Employees, directors and agents of
Vodacom and all participating stores, their immediate families, life partners,
business partners and associates and any person directly involved with the sponsoring,
devising, production, management or marketing of this Competition are not
eligible to participate in this Competition.
10. Participants 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
11. In the event that the user of the
mobile phone (i.e. the participant in the Competition) is not the person that
is responsible for payment of the participating mobile phone account/ charges,
then the prize will be awarded to the person that is responsible for payment of
the participating mobile phone account/ charges.
12. In order to stand a chance of winning
in the Competition, qualifying participants are required to:
12.1. Join the
Video Play – R5 a Day subscription scheme during the term of the Competition;
at least 100 points during the term of the Competition; and
successfully charged at least once during the term of the Competition.
13. Participants are allowed to enter
multiple times. However, their chances of winning will remain subject to the
points mechanics rules applying during the Competition period.
14. There are no additional charges for
participating in the Competition apart from the costs to join the Video Play –
R5 a Day subscription scheme itself, as explained in clauses 5 and 12
above. Standard data costs may apply as per the user’s Service Provider
and existing price plan for data usage of the Video Play – R5 a Day service
15. Vodacom shall not be liable for any
costs incurred by the winners for entering the Competition or in claiming any
prizes, where applicable.
16. Data transfer speeds are not
guaranteed and are dependent on network availability and utilization.
17. The winner will be selected via a
random draw mechanism, on or after the End Date from all eligible entries who
meet all the requirements set out in these Terms and Conditions. The verified
winner will be notified within seven (7) days after he / she has been selected
and verified as a winner.
18. Each eligible Participant will be
allotted a number of entries equal to the number of points he has accumulated
by the end of the Prize Period. The below table summarizes the points (draw
chances) scheme that applies for each participant of the Competition:
the Service Free Trial
billing attempt on R5 a Day service
18.1. For a
sake of clarity, each participant can earn a maximum of 100 points per day as
per the Service daily subscription fee.
19. All the information provided or related
to this Competition shall be managed, captured and approved by Vodacom.
20. Vodacom will share personal details of
the winner, such as name and contact number with the Organizer (refer clauses
35 and 36 below), a Vodacom approved third party agency, who will notify the
winner that he / she has won in the Competition, and you hereby agree to such
disclosure as is necessary to effect prize fulfilment.
21. Vodacom and the Organizer will use
reasonable efforts to contact the winners telephonically on the contact details
provided by the participants to the Competition.
22. The Organizer shall attempt to
contact the winner for a period of 7 (seven) normal working week days after his
/ her name has been drawn and verified as the winner. The winner will be
contacted during normal working hours, between 8 (eight) in the morning and 5
(five) in the afternoon. The winner will be advised of arrangements in
respect of prizes at the time of contacting the selected winner.
23. Should a participant not be available
on the contact details provided 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 next randomly drawn
24. The claim for any prize will be
subject to security and validation, and Vodacom reserves the right to withhold
any prize until it is satisfied that the claim by a particular winner is
valid. The selected winners must be able to identify themselves, in a
manner determined by Vodacom, as the qualifying entrants to the Competition and
have to comply with the required validation procedure, determined by Vodacom,
in order to claim any prizes, failing which such winner will forfeit the prize
and the prize will be awarded to the next selected qualifying entrant.
25. Notwithstanding the fact that the
prizes vest in the winners immediately upon the determination of the results,
in the event that the required documentation from a particular winner has not
been received at the agreed cut-off date communicated to the winner, or no
effort is made on the part of any of the winners to make special arrangements
to meet the deadline set by Vodacom, such prize will be forfeited. Vodacom then
reserves the right to award the prize to the finalist that is next in line.
26. The winners’ name and location will be
(http://www.vodacom.co.za/vodacom/terms/promotions/vodacom-video-play) after a
period of 2 (two) working days subsequent to notification of the winners.
27. Vodacom shall request the winner’s
consent in writing to his / her image and/or likeness being used and published
by Vodacom in connection with the Competition for a period of 12 (twelve)
months after he / she has been announced as the winner. The winner may decline
the use of his / her image and/or likeness by Vodacom.
28. The Prize will be handed over to the
winner in either one of these forms, at the sole discretion of the Organizer:
28.1. A bank
cheque to the order of the winner, to be collected physically at the
Organizer’s office with valid proof of identification; or
28.2. A bank
cheque to the order of the winner, sent by the Organizer to the winner’s
physical addresses only. No prizes will be delivered to a postal address; or
28.3. A bank
wire transfer to the order of the winner, on the bank account at the name of
the winner with details to be provided.
29. In order to effect arrangements
required for the prize fulfilment in terms of clause 28.2 above, the Organizer
will share personal details of the respective winner, such as name and surname,
contact number and physical address, with a Vodacom approved third agency, (Ram
Hand-to-Hand Couriers), for distribution of the prize items, and you hereby
agree to such disclosure as is necessary to effect prize fulfilment.
30. No prize is transferable or
exchangeable and may not be redeemed for cash.
31. If a winner cannot accept a prize for any
reason whatsoever, the prize will be awarded to the next selected entrant.
32. 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.
33. User data collected via the
Competition will not be used for any other purpose than for execution of the
34. User data
collected via entry for this Competition will be stored for as long as it is
Third Party Involvement
35. The Vodacom “Video Play – R5 a Day”
Competition is organized in partnership with Upstream Systems (the
36. The Organizer’s offices are located:
Upstream Systems, Long Point Office Park, 2nd Floor, Bradfield Drive, Corner
Witkoppen Road & Montecasino Boulevard, 2021 Fourways, Sandton.
37. 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
participant or the promoter in terms of the Consumer Protection Act, 68 of 2008
38. The judges’ decision on any aspect of
the Competition including the allocation of the prizes will be final and
binding and no correspondence will be entered into.
39. 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 will be entered into.
40. Vodacom may refuse to award a prize if
entry procedures or these Terms and Conditions have not been adhered to or if
it detects any irregularities or fraudulent practices. Vodacom is
entitled in its entire discretion to reject any participant for any reason and
will not be obliged to notify participants that they are rejected.
41. Vodacom and/or 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 not 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.
42. Vodacom is not liable for any
technical failures affecting participation and / or prize redemption process of
the Competition. In addition, neither Vodacom nor its agents shall be
responsible for any loss or misdirected entries, including entries that were
not received due to any failure of hardware, software, or other computer or
technical systems affecting participating in and/or the prize redemption
process of the Competition.
43. Vodacom, its directors, employees,
agents and distributors, are not responsible for any misrepresentation (whether
written or verbal) in respect of any prize nor in respect of any warranties,
guarantees or undertakings given by any person other than Vodacom itself.
44. If Vodacom is required by law to alter
or cancel any aspect of the Competition or to terminate it as a result of
changes in legislation, or for any reason whatsoever, it will have the right to
terminate the Competition being offered, with immediate effect and without
notice. In such event all entrants hereby waive any rights which they may have
against Vodacom and its associated companies, agents, contractors and/or
45. All information relating to the
Competition which is published on any marketing material will form part of
these Terms and Conditions. In the event of any conflict between such marketing
material and these Terms and Conditions, these Terms and Conditions shall
46. The Competition is
also subject to, and must be read in conjunction with, Vodacom’s existing terms
and conditions applicable to its website and mobile site respectively: http://www.vodacom.co.za/personal/main/termsandconditions/websitetermsandconditions.