EDF ENERGY’S COMPETITION RULES

NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. THESE OFFICIAL RULES APPLY TO THE CONTEST ("CONTEST")¸ SPONSORED BY EDF ENERGY CUSTOMERS PLC ("SPONSOR"). BY ENTERING, YOU ARE DEEMED TO HAVE READ, ACCEPTED AND AGREED TO BE BOUND BY THESE OFFICIAL RULES. BY ENTERING THIS CONTEST, YOU UNDERSTAND THAT YOU ARE PROVIDING YOUR INFORMATION TO THE SPONSOR.

1.           CONTEST PERIOD:

The Contest begins on Friday 7 April 2017 and ends on Sunday 9 April or the point at which all tickets have been claimed; whichever is first. ("Contest Period"). 

2.           ELIGIBILITY:

To be eligible, you must (a) be a legal resident of the United Kingdom; and (b) have reached the age of 18 (eighteen).

Employees, contractors, directors and officers of the Sponsor,  and each of their respective parents, affiliates, subsidiaries, distributors, sales representatives, retailers and advertising, promotion and judging agencies and all other service agencies and providers involved with the Contest, and members of the immediate family (spouse, parent, child, sibling and their respective spouses, regardless of where they reside) and households of each, whether or not related are not eligible to participate or win. Void where prohibited by law.

By entering this Contest, entrants agree to abide by and be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor, which shall be final and binding on all matters relating to this Contest.

3.           HOW TO ENTER:

An invitation will be available via, our Facebook page and a Facebook promotional ad, to enter the Contest ("Contest Invitation"). To enter, submit your first name, last name, address and email via the form on Facebook www.facebook.com/edfenergy All Entries must be submitted by the entrant him/herself to be eligible. There is a limit of one (1) Entry per person. Any Entries received by any person in excess of the stated limitation will be void.

ENTRY RESTRICTIONS:

(i)               Anyone found to be using aliases or other identification to enter the Contest or found to be making multiple entries will be deemed ineligible and all their entries will be void.

(ii)              The Sponsor reserves the right to terminate or re-run the Contest and withhold the Prize(s) if, in the Sponsor’s reasonable opinion, there are insufficient Entries.

(iii)             Entries are deemed to be received at the time of receipt into Facebook [the Promoter’s] server, not at the time of transmission by an entrant.

4.           WINNER SELECTION AND NOTIFICATION:

The winners will be the first 25 valid Entries received by the Sponsor during the Contest Period (each a “Winner”).

Winners will be informed directly via email message ("Notification") within 72 hours of the close of the Contest Period by the Sponsor. Winners will have forty-eight (48) hours from the time the Notification is sent to respond. Winners can book tickets directly with the Edinburgh International Science Festival Box Office using a code provided by email by the Sponsor.

If a Winner is found not to be in compliance with these Official Rules, or if Notification or any Prize (as defined below) is returned as undeliverable or the entrant is unable to accept the Prize for any reason, he/she will be disqualified, his/her Prize will be forfeited and may be awarded to an alternate entrant at the sole discretion of the Sponsor. If the Prize is not successfully claimed by Winner, it will be forfeited and may be awarded to an alternate entrant at the sole discretion of the Sponsor. The Sponsor is not responsible for any change of Entrant details including mailing address and/or telephone number of entrants.

5.           PRIZES:

Each Winner will receive a family pass to the Edinburgh International Science Festival and Edinburgh City Arts Centre (each a “Prize”). Passes will be valid between 1 April 2017 and 16 April 2017. Passes are subject to the issuer’s terms and conditions and Winners must be accompanied by a minor to be accepted for entry into the City Arts Centre.

Winners will each receive one (1) Prize only consisting of four tickets for admission to Edinburgh International Science Festival, City Arts Centre.

Prizes are not transferrable and must be accepted as awarded with no substitutions in cash or otherwise, except at The Sponsors' sole discretion. Prizes are subject to availability and the Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize of equal or greater monetary value if a Prize cannot be awarded as described for any reason.

The Sponsor accepts no responsibility for a Prize being lost, damaged or delayed.

Expenses not specifically included in the Prize description and any applicable taxes are the sole responsibility of any Winner.

Representations or warranties of any kind concerning the appearance, safety, or performance of a Prize are excluded to the fullest extent permitted by law

 GENERAL TERMS

6.           LICENSE TO USE:

By submitting an Entry, each entrant:

(i)          warrants and undertakes that their Entry does not infringe any third party intellectual property rights and that they have the express consent of all those persons who appear in the Entry to (a) submit the Entry; and (b) use and/or publication of Entry by the Sponsor; and

(ii)         grants to the Sponsor an irrevocable, perpetual, royalty-free, transferable license of unlimited right, title and interest in and to his/her Entry, including, but not limited to, all copyright and trademark rights therein and thereto and all renewals and extensions thereof, throughout the universe, in perpetuity, for all purposes, in any and all media, whether now known or hereafter devised; and

(iii)         indemnifies the Sponsor against any and all loss it may incur as a result of any breach by the entrant of any of these terms and conditions.

7.           INTERNET:

The Sponsor is not responsible for lost, late, incomplete, damaged, inaccurate, stolen, delayed, misdirected, undelivered, or garbled Entries or for any incorrect or inaccurate Entry information whether caused by Internet users or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Contest or by any technical or human error which may occur in the processing of the Entries. The Sponsor is not responsible for computer system, phone line, hardware, software, cable, satellite, Internet Service Provider (ISP) or program malfunctions, or other errors, failures or delays in computer transmissions or network connections. The Sponsor is not responsible for any errors whether human, mechanical, electronic, computer, network, typographical, printing or otherwise relating to, or in connection with, the Contest including, without limitation, errors or difficulties which may occur in connection with the administration of the Contest, the processing of Entries, views, postings and/or shares (as applicable), the announcement of the Prizes, or in any Contest-related materials. The Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual and void his or her Entry(ies) who tampers with the entry process.

8.           RIGHT TO CANCEL, TERMINATE, MODIFY OR SUSPEND:

If for any reason any aspect of this Contest is not capable of running as planned, including by reason of computer virus, communications network failure, bugs, tampering, unauthorised intervention, fraud, technical failure or any other cause beyond the control of the Sponsor, subject to applicable laws, the Sponsor may in its sole discretion cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Contest, or invalidate any affected Entries at any time without notice or liability. In the event of such an occurrence the Sponsor may post a notice on the EDF Energy social accounts.

9.           PRIVACY:

Please see the Sponsor's Privacy Policy for details regarding the use of personal information collected in connection with this Contest. By participating, entrants agree to the collection and use of their personal information as stated in the Sponsor's Privacy Policy. Except where prohibited by law, each Winner grants (and agrees to confirm this grant in writing, if requested) permission for the Sponsor and those acting under its authority to use his/her name, photograph, biographical information, Entry, voice and/or likeness for advertising and/or publicity purposes in any and all media now known or hereinafter invented or developed without territorial and without additional compensation, notification or permission, in perpetuity.

 The Sponsor may need to pass the Winner's details to associated companies and other organisations to process the entry. Please do not enter this Contest if any of these provisions are unacceptable.

              The Winners may be required to participate in post-event publicity. Failure to participate in post-event publicity may result in forfeiture of the Prize.

10.        GOVERNING LAW:

This Contest and all claims and disputes (whether contractual or non-contractual) relating to it or its subject shall be governed by and construed in accordance with English law. Any dispute under these Official Rules shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England.

Any provision in these Official Rules which is held to be invalid or unenforceable for any reason by any court, governmental department, body or tribunal, or in any applicable jurisdiction shall be ineffective to the extent of such invalidity or unenforceability and will not invalidate or render unenforceable the remaining provisions hereof and should any provision be held invalid or unenforceable in an applicable jurisdiction such provision shall not be invalidated or rendered unenforceable in any other jurisdiction.

11.        SPONSOR:

The Sponsor of the Contest is EDF Energy Customers plc. For a list of Winners, please contact Socialmedia@edfenergy.com. The Winners list will be available for the calendar month after the end of the Contest Period.

12.        LIABILITY

As a condition of entry into the Contest, you agree to release the Sponsor, its subsidiaries and affiliated companies, employees, agents contractors and subcontractors to the maximum extent permitted by law, from and against any and all liability, loss, claims, demands or actions of any kind whatsoever for injuries, damages, or losses to persons or property which may be sustained arising out of or in connection with the Contest.