Terms and Conditions – The Amazon.co.uk £1,000 Gift Card Prize Draw
The Prize Draw is open to entrants who purchase Amazon.co.uk Gift Cards of £25 or more ("Qualifying Item") on Amazon.co.uk between 00:00 GMT on March 11th 2014 and 23:59 GMT on March 23rd 2014. The Prize Draw is open to residents of the United Kingdom (excluding Northern Ireland) excluding (a) anyone connected in a professional capacity with the Prize Draw, that person’s immediate family members, and (b) employees and contractors of Amazon EU Sàrl ("Amazon") and its affiliates. Entrants must be 18 years or over.
Entry implies acceptance of these terms and conditions (and any amendments to them) which are final and binding in all respects. Amazon.co.uk reserves the right to disqualify any entry from the prize-draw if in its sole judgment the entrant has not complied with these terms and conditions, has tampered with the operation of the Prize Draw, or has engages in any conduct that is detrimental or unfair to Amazon, the Prize Draw, or any other entrant.
There are 20 prizes to be won (each a “Prize”). There will be 5 winners of the First Prize, 5 winners of the Second Prize and 10 winners of the Third Prize. There are:
(a) 5 First Prizes - an Amazon.co.uk Gift Card worth £1,000;
(b) 5 Second Prizes - an Amazon.co.uk Gift Card worth £500; and
(c) 10 Third Prizes - an Amazon.co.uk Gift Card worth £250 (the “Gift Cards”).
Please note: The Prizes carry no cash value and may not be transferred or substituted, except that Amazon may, at its sole discretion, substitute the Prize won with a prize of equal or greater value. Any unclaimed Prize remains the property of Amazon. The redemption of a Gift card is also subject to the Amazon.co.uk Gift Card Terms and Conditions.
Opening/Closing Date & Time
The Prize Draw will commence at 00:00 GMT on March 11th 2014 and close at 23.59 GMT on March 23rd 2014 ("Prize Draw Period").
How to Enter
To enter the Prize Draw, entrants must purchase one or more Amazon.co.uk Gift Cards totalling £25 or more in combined gift card value during the Prize Draw Period. Once you have done this you will automatically be entered into the Prize Draw. Multiple purchases of Amazon.co.uk Gift Cards during the Prize Draw Period will constitute a single entry to the Prize Draw.
E-mail Amazon.co.uk Gift Cards scheduled in advance during the Prize Draw Period should be delivered before March 31st 2014 to be considered as an eligible purchase to enter the Prize Draw.
Amazon will in its sole discretion, select Prize winners at random. The winners will be notified by email from Amazon.co.uk Customer Service by April 7th 2014. The prize winners will have 5 (five) days from notification to respond to Amazon.co.uk Customer Service to claim the prize.
This process is final and no correspondence will be entered into. Non winners will not be notified. The name of the winners and their county of residence will be provided on receipt of a written request sent to firstname.lastname@example.org within 30 days of the end of the Prize Draw Period.
By entering the Prize Draw you consent to Amazon passing your details to any relevant third party for the purpose of contacting you in the event you are a winner.
By accepting the Prize, entrants consent to the use of their name, county of residence, likeness and/or Prize information for promotional and other purposes without further payment, except where prohibited by law. A winner may be required to participate in Amazon's reasonable marketing and promotional activities and by entering into the Prize Draw you consent to participate in such activities in the event that you are a winner.
(a) Promoter: Amazon EU Sàrl Société à responsabilité limitée, (Attention: Gift Card Team, Amazon.co.uk Gift Card Prize Draw) 5 Rue Plaetis, L-2338 Luxembourg.
(b) Prize Provider: Amazon EU Sàrl Société à responsabilité limitée, 5 Rue Plaetis, L-2338 Luxembourg
(c) Privacy Notice: All information submitted in connection with this Prize Draw will be treated in accordance with these terms and conditions and Amazon’s Privacy Notice.
(d) Waiver of Liability: Neither Amazon nor the Prize Provider(s) will be responsible or liable for: (i) any failure to receive entries due to transmission failures or other conditions beyond their reasonable control; (ii) any late, lost, misrouted, garbled or distorted or damaged transmissions or entries; (iii) any disruptions, injuries, losses or damages caused by events beyond their reasonable control; or (iv) any printing or typographical errors in any materials associated with the Prize Draw.
(e) General Release: By entering the Prize Draw you release Amazon, the Prize Provider, relevant third parties, and each of their respective affiliated companies, directors, officers, employees, representatives and agencies, from any liability whatsoever for any claims, costs, injuries, losses, or damages of any kind arising out of or in connection with the Prize Draw or with the acceptance, possession, or use of any prize, except as prohibited by law.
(f) Amendment: To the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, Amazon reserves the right to change these rules or cancel the Prize Draw at any time, in its sole discretion.
(g) Copyright: The Prize Draw and all accompanying materials are copyright protected by Amazon.com, Inc. and its affiliates. All rights reserved.