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These official Rules (the Rules) apply to prize draws conducted by Lightspeed Research Australia Pty Limited (ABN 34 108 337 855) Level 12, 99 Walker Street, North Sydney NSW 2060 (the Promoter) which will be promoted on its website www.mysurvey.net.au (the Site). By entering the prize draw, you agree to be bound by these Rules.
Information on how to enter and prizes form part of these Rules.
2.1 Prize draws are open only to legal residents of Australia who are at least 16 years old who are members of the MySurvey website (MySurvey) and have attained minimum of Bronze Level Membership in accordance with the MySurvey Rewards program Terms and Conditions (which can be viewed at www.mysurvey.net.au). The prize draws are not open to employees of the Promoter, its parent, its subsidiaries and affiliates, and suppliers dealing with the prize draw or the operation of the Site and those domiciled with such employees and members of their immediate family.
2.2 Individuals under 18 years old must have parental/guardian approval to enter and further, the parent/guardian must read and consent to these Terms and Conditions. Parents/guardians may be required by the Promoter to enter into a further agreement as evidence of consent to the minor entering this promotion.
3. MySurvey Member Entries
During the promotion period, any legal resident of Australia who is currently a member of MySurvey with a minimum Bronze Level Membership or who joins MySurvey and subsequently attains a minimum of Bronze Level Membership during the promotion period, shall receive entries as follows:
3.1 Every time that MySurvey member completes a current mini-poll or Quick Match for the prize draw that occurs during the quarter the mini-poll or Quick Match is completed, he/she will automatically receive one (1) entry into the draw relevant to their level of membership, as set out in Clause 6.
3.2 Every time that a MySurvey member validly completes a current survey for the prize draw that occurs during the quarter, or attempts to validly complete the survey and is later informed by the Promoter that they are ineligible to complete the survey, he or she will receive one (1) entry into the draw relevant to their level of membership, as set out in Clause 6.
4. Validity of Entries
4.1 Valid entries for each prize draw (which will take place on the dates indicated in clause 6) will be those entries received between the first day and 11.59 p.m. AEDST/AEST (as the case requires) on the last day of the preceding quarter as follows: between 1 February 2013 and 31 March 2013 (Quarterly Draw 1) and between 1 April 2013 and 30 June 2013 (Quarterly Draw 2). Entries for one prize draw will not roll over to the proceeding draw.
4.2 Registered MySurvey members will obtain extra entries in the Prize Draw relevant to their level of membership (in accordance with clause 6) if they complete a current mini-poll or Quick Match, in a particular quarter, however they are only able to complete the same mini-poll or Quick Match on one occasion. Multiple submissions for the same mini-poll or Quick Match will be declared invalid.
4.3 The Promoter reserves the right to verify the validity of entries and reserves the right to disqualify any registered MySurvey member for tampering with the entry process or for submitting an entry which is not in accordance with these Official Rules. Errors and omissions may be accepted at the Promoter's discretion. Failure by the Promoter to enforce any of its rights at any stage does not constitute a waiver of those rights. All research responses will be monitored for the purposes of detecting online fraud, including multiple memberships and multiple responses, in order to preserve the integrity of any online research.
4.4 The Promoter's decision is final and no correspondence will be entered into.
5. Promotion Period
Runs from 1 February 2013 at 12.00 a.m. AEDST until 11.59 p.m. AEST on 30 June 2013.
Draws will take place at the offices of Anisimoff Legal, Suite 3, Erina Plaza, 210 The Central Coast Highway, Erina NSW 2250 at 10.00 a.m. AEST/AEDST (as the case requires) on 12 April 2013 (Quarterly Draw 1) and 12 July 2013 (Quarterly Draw 2).
In each Quarterly Draw, entries will be divided into four (4) groups depending on level of membership of each MySurvey Member as follows: Bronze, Silver, Gold and Platinum. All four (4) levels of membership will be included into the Bronze group. Silver, Gold and Platinum levels of membership will be entered into the Silver group. Gold and Platinum levels of membership will be entered into the Gold group. Only Platinum levels of membership will be entered into the Platinum group.
The prizes will be awarded as follows:
7.1 The first valid entry drawn from the Bronze group in each Quarterly Draw will each win a $100 Myer gift voucher.
7.2 The first valid entry drawn from the Silver group in each Quarterly Draw will each win an iPad with Retina Display 16GB Wi-Fi + Cellular valued at $679.
7.3 The first valid entry drawn from the Gold group in each Quarterly Draw will each win 1 ounce of gold valued at $1,580.94 (as at 11 January 2013). Winners acknowledge that the price of gold fluctuates daily and the Promoter will not be responsible for any variation in value to that stated above.
7.4 The first valid entry drawn from the Platinum group in each Quarterly Draw will each win their water, gas and electricity bills paid for a year, up to the value of $2,500. To redeem the prize, winner must send to the Promoter the most recent, unpaid quarterly statement for their electricity, water and gas bills (if applicable). The Promoter will then issue a cheque for each of the amounts specified on the statements to the winner. The winner may send up to four (4) sequential statements for each utility, for cheques up to the maximum value of $2,500. Once the $2,500 limit has been reached, the winner will be responsible for any costs in excess of this amount.
7.5 The total retail value of prizes for each Quarterly Draw is up to 4,859.94
7.6 The Promoter reserves the right to substitute prizes of equal value in the event any prize is unavailable for any reason, subject to any directions from a regulatory authority.
7.7 Any ancillary costs associated with redeeming any voucher are not included. Any unused balance of any voucher will not be awarded as cash. Redemption of a voucher will be subject to any terms and conditions of the issuer including those specified on the voucher.
7.8 If a winner of any prize is under the age of 18 years, the prize will be awarded to the winner's nominated parent or guardian on the winner’s behalf.
7.9 ‘Apple’ and ‘iPad’ are trademarks of Apple Inc. registered in the U.S and other countries. Apple Inc. is not a participant in or sponsor of this promotion.
Prizes are not transferable or exchangeable and must be taken as awarded.
9. Total Value
Total value of all prizes during the promotion period is $9,719.88.
10. Notification and Unclaimed Prizes
10.1 Winners will be notified by email, and post within two (2) business days of the draw and the names and addresses of the winners of prizes will be published on the Site for a period of no less than twenty eight (28) days from 19 April 2013 (Quarterly Draw 1) and 19 July 2013 (Quarterly Draw 2). Winners may be required to provide the Promoter with proof that they are the authorised account holder of the email address associated with a winning entry or a family member of the authorised account holder of a winning entry.
10.2 Each winner must reply to the notification and claim their prize by 14 October 2013. In the event that any prizes that have been won remain unclaimed by 10.00 am AEDST on this date an unclaimed prize draw will take place at the offices of Anisimoff Legal, Suite 3, Erina Plaza, 210 The Central Coast Highway, Erina NSW 2250 to distribute any unclaimed prizes, subject to any written directions provided by any relevant lottery authorities. Winners (if any) will be notified in writing within two (2) business days of the draw and published on the Site on for a period of no less than twenty eight (28) days from 21 October 2013.
MySurvey members consent to the Promoter using the member’s name, likeness, image and/or voice in the event they are a winner (including photograph, film and/or recording of the same) in any media for an unlimited period without further notice or remuneration for the purpose of promoting this competition (including any outcome), and promoting any products manufactured, distributed and/or supplied by the Promoter.
12. Liability and Termination
12.1 Any cost associated with accessing the Site is the individual’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 individual to automatically enter repeatedly is prohibited and will render all entries submitted by that individual invalid.
12.2 Nothing in these Rules limit, exclude or modify or purports to limit, exclude or modify the statutory consumer guarantees as provided under the Competition and Consumer Act, as well as any other implied warranties under the ASIC Act or similar consumer protection laws in the State and Territories of Australia (Non-Excludable Guarantees). Except for any liability that cannot by law be excluded, including the Non-Excludable Guarantees, the Promoter (including its respective 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.
12.3 Except for any liability that cannot by law be excluded, including the Non-Excludable Guarantees, the Promoter (including its respective officers, employees and agents) is not responsible for and 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: (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 Rules; (e) any tax liability incurred by a winner or MySurvey member; or (f) use of a prize.
12.4 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, including but not limited to technical difficulties, unauthorised intervention or fraud, the Promoter reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to the fullest extent permitted by law (a) to disqualify any MySurvey member; or (b) subject to any written directions from a regulatory authority, to modify, suspend, terminate or cancel the promotion, as appropriate.
These Rules shall be governed by the laws of Australia and the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the courts exercising jurisdiction there.
15. The Promoter
The Promoter is Lightspeed Research Australia Pty Limited (ABN 34 108 337 855) Level 12, 99 Walker Street, North Sydney NSW 2060. Telephone: (02) 8081 2120.
Authorised under NSW Permit No. LTPS/13/429 , ACT Permit No. TP13/247 , VIC Permit No. 13/317 and SA Permit No.T13/124 .