“VICTORIA DELIVERS CONTEST” - OFFICIAL RULES & REGULATIONS

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED.

1. DATES
The Contest will begin on April 3, 2017. The Contest will end at 16:00 PST on June 16, 2017 (the “Closing Date”). A grand prize winner will be selected at random from all of the eligible entries on June 19, 2017. The grand prize winner will be notified via e-mail on June 23, 2017. Thirty (30) daily prize winner’s will be selected at random from all of the eligible entries during the period of May 1, 2017 to May 30, 2017 with one (1) contest winner selected per day. All entries received by May 29, 2017 will be eligible for the daily prize draw. All daily prize winner’s will be notified via e-mail one (1) to five (5) business days after each daily prize draw.

2. ELIGIBILITY
The contest is open to any Canadian or American resident, over the age of 19 years who enters the contest by providing Tourism Victoria with their email address, Postal/Zip Code and consent via the contest entry form available online at www.tourismvictoria.com/VictoriaDelivers. Eligibility for American residents is limited to those residing in the continental United States of America.

Misrepresentation of age or residency will disqualify the submission. The following person(s) are NOT eligible to win the contest: (a) employees, members of the Tourism Victoria Board of Directors, individuals employed or appointed by the Ministry of Public Safety and Solicitor General, contractors, agents and/or representatives of Tourism Victoria, advertising and promotional agencies, from November 1, 2015 onwards; (b) members of the immediate family (defined as a mother, father, brothers, sisters, sons, daughters and husband or wife), or any person with whom they are domiciled, of any individual described in (a); (c) anyone who has won a Tourism Victoria contest since September 29, 2012; and (d) anyone residing in a jurisdiction in which contests of this nature are prohibited. Odds of being selected are dependent on the total number of eligible entries received. The greater the number of eligible entries received, the lower the chances of being selected.

Contest entry is limited to one entry per person. This contest is void where prohibited by law. The contest consists of a random draw and the answering of a skill-testing mathematical question.

3. PRIZES
There is one (1) grand prize and thirty (30) daily “Bouquet A Day Giveaway” prizes to be won.

  • The grand prize will consist of two (2) nights of accommodation in a Studio Suite at the Oswego Hotel for two (2); two (2) nights of accommodation in a one (1) Bedroom Deluxe Suite, including breakfast for two (2) at The Parkside Hotel and Spa; return airfare or transportation voucher for CND $750 from elected departure destination; and choice of one (1) daytime Victoria experience for two (2) to Butchart Gardens or Whale Watching. The grand prize is valued at approximately CDN $1,600.
  • The daily “Bouquet A Day Giveaway” prize includes the delivery of one (1) bouquet of florals to the winner’s elected residence. One (1) winner will be drawn daily from May 1, 2017 to May 30, 2017 for a total of 30 daily “Bouquet A Day” prize winners’. The daily prize is valued at approximately $60-100 depending on the winner’s location of residence. Winner’s who reside in locations where floral deliveries are not possible will be awarded a back-up prize valued at $60. Back-up prizes will be selected by the sponsor. Daily prize distribution will occur one (1) to fifteen (15) days after the winner has claimed his or her prize.

The following terms and conditions apply to the grand prize awarded in this contest:

  • a.) Hotel properties are subject to elected travel dates.
  • b.) Transportation prize to be based on winner’s city of residence. Where direct transportation links are available (e.g. Seattle, Washington, Vancouver, British Columbia or San Francisco, California) Tourism Victoria will make travel arrangements for return trip for two (2) persons (up to value of $750). Where direct transportation links are not available, a travel voucher for up to $750 Canadian will be provided with an airline of the winner’s choice.
  • c.) Grand prize redemption must occur before December 31, 2017.

4. SPONSOR
Greater Victoria Visitors & Convention Bureau (“Tourism Victoria”), 200-737 Yates Street, Victoria, BC V8W 1J6, Canada.

5. HOW TO ENTER
Receive one (1) entry by providing Tourism Victoria with your email address, Postal/Zip Code and consent via the contest entry form available online at www.tourismvictoria.com/VictoriaDelivers. Multiple entries are not accepted. Providing a false or invalid email address will disqualify all other entries originating from the entrant.

By participating, you agree to abide by and be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of Tourism Victoria, which shall be final with respect to all issues relating to this contest. It is your responsibility to ensure that you have complied with all of the conditions contained in the Official Rules. Tourism Victoria is not responsible for telephone, computer, or network malfunction or error whether technical or human in nature, communication disruption, or other forces beyond the reasonable control of Tourism Victoria. Tourism Victoria is not responsible for entries that are incomplete, lost, misdirected or destroyed. Tourism Victoria reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel or suspend this competition should a virus, bug or any other cause beyond the reasonable control Tourism Victoria corrupt the security or proper administration of the competition. Any attempt to deliberately damage any website or to undermine the legitimate operation of this competition is a violation of criminal and civil laws, and should such an attempt be made, Tourism Victoria reserves the right to seek remedies and damages to the fullest extent permitted by law, including criminal prosecution.

6. SELECTION OF WINNER
One (1) winner will be selected from all eligible entrants by way of a random draw for the grand prize. One (1) winner per day, will be selected from May 1, 2017 to May 30, 2017, from all eligible entries received by May 29, 2017, by way of a random draw for the daily “Bouquet A Day Giveaway” prize.

7. TO BE DECLARED A WINNER
Before being declared a winner of any prize, the Selected Entrant must have correctly answered a mathematical, skill-testing question and submitted a completed Declaration and Release Form confirming compliance with the contest rules and acceptance of the prize as awarded, releasing Tourism Victoria from any and all liability in association with the contest or the prize. In the event that a selected entrant has not been contacted to claim his or her prize within three (3) days of the last communication attempt (via email or phone call), after a minimum of three (3) attempts by Tourism Victoria; or does not correctly answer the skill testing question; or if the selected entrant does not otherwise comply with the rules and regulations of the contest, another random draw or draws will be conducted to select a replacement winner in the same manner. The prize will only be given to the confirmed winner. All decisions of Tourism Victoria shall be final.

8. ARBITRATION AND CHOICE OF LAW
Except where prohibited by law, as a condition of participating in this competition, contestants and Tourism Victoria agree that any and all disputes and causes of action arising out of or connected with this competition, or any claims submitted, shall be resolved exclusively by final and binding arbitration by one arbitrator pursuant to the provisions of the B.C. Commercial Arbitration Act, or any successor legislation that is in effect on the date of the notice to arbitrate. Any hearing will be held in Victoria, BC, Canada. The legal situs of this contest is British Columbia, Canada. The contest takes place in and prizes are awarded in British Columbia. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of the Official Rules, or the rights and obligation of contestants in connection with this competition, shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the Province of British Columbia and the applicable federal laws of Canada.

9. TERMINATION
Tourism Victoria reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to terminate, modify or suspend the contest, or modify the contest rules and regulations at any time for any reason whatsoever.

10. ENTRANT’S PERSONAL INFORMATION
A third party application is used as the platform for this contest. Tourism Victoria is not responsible for any personal information that is willingly provided by contest entrants to the third party application, although Tourism Victoria is taking reasonable steps to help protect this information.

As a contest winner, your name and information may be disclosed in print and/or electronic form to promote Tourism Victoria including posting on the Tourism Victoria website, and for related news, information, advertising and promotional activities.

Any questions about the handling of contestant personal information can be directed to:

Manager of Public Relations
Tourism Victoria Suite 200-737 Yates Street, Victoria, B.C. V8W 1L6 Canada
Toll Free: 1-800-663-3883 Email: info@tourismvictoria.com

 

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