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Competition Terms and Conditions

1. Terms and Conditions

These terms and conditions apply to any person (a Participant) who enters the Food Know How competition (Competition) on the Food Know How website (Webpage), accessible through the Competition tile on the Food Know How Facebook page.

By entering the Competition, Participants agree to be bound by these terms and conditions including the disclaimer of Facebook’s association at 6.3 and intellectual property assignment at 5.3.

2. Eligibility and Prizes

Participants who:

  1. are Victorian residents living in one of the Food Know How program councils (Darebin, Maribyrnong, Moreland, Whittlesea and Yarra);
  2. are registered program members in Food Know How through the website registration www.foodknowhow.org.au/registration;
  3. over the age of 18 years old
  4. Complete the following steps as part of the Food Know How program:
  • Fill in two waste diaries and submit online
  • Attend a Food Know How activity being workshops or events.
  • Complete the food quiz or send in leftovers recipe.

3. Key Dates

3.1      The closing date for entry into the Competition to win a Food Processor 5:00pm AEST on Friday 15th April 2016. Any entries received after that date and time will not be eligible.

3.2       Winners will be announced throughout the competition

4. Notification of Competition Outcome

4.1      Prize winners will be notified of the outcome of the Competition by email and will be requested to provide their contact details for delivery of the Prize. In this email, Food Know How may also seek the consent of the Prize winners to supply an image of themselves for use on the Food Know How Webpage or the Food Know How Facebook Page. The names of the Prize winners may also be published on the Webpage.

4.1      In the event that a Prize winner does not provide their contact details to Food Know How within 7 days of receiving an email from Food Know How notifying them of the outcome of the Competition and requesting them to provide such details:

  1. a)        That Prize winner will lose his or her right to claim the Prize; and
  2. b)        The Prize will be awarded to the next placed Participant and that original Prize winner’s Prize will be transferred to that Participant.

5.General Rules for the Competition

5.1      Prizes are not transferable, negotiable, exchangeable or redeemable for cash. Food Know How takes no responsibility for any variation in the value of the Prize or for Prizes that are damaged or lost in transit.

5.2      Food Know How has sole discretion to determine the eligibility of entries and to award the Prizes. In the event of a dispute, the decision of Food Know How is final and no correspondence will be entered into. Any failure by Food Know How to enforce any of its rights at any stage does not constitute a waiver of those rights.

5.3      Food Know How will own the intellectual property rights in all Competition entries. Food Know How may publish Competition entries on the Webpage or the Food Know How Facebook page after the Competition has closed. If your entry is published by Food Know How on the Webpage or the Food Know How Facebook page, your first name will appear beside it to acknowledge you as author.

5.4      If a Prize winner does not accept any element of a Prize, Food Know How is not obliged to provide that winner with a substitute prize.

5.5      Employees of Food Know How and the member council project group (Darebin, Maribyrnong, Moreland, Whittlesea and Yarra) and their immediate families and contractors of Food Know How associated with the Food Know How campaign are not eligible to enter the Competition.

5.6      An entry will be deemed ineligible if the email address provided in respect of that entry is not the correct email address of the Participant.

5.7      Food Know How will hold no responsibility for the Prizes after they have been received by the Prize winner.

5.8       Prizes much be collected from the nearest participating council collection point.

5.9      Unless otherwise required by law, any personal information provided by Participants in connection with the Competition including Participant names, ages, images or contact details will only be used by Food Know How in connection with the Competition and only in accordance with these terms and conditions.

6. Disclaimer

6.1      Food Know How will not be liable for any loss or damage whatsoever (including but not limited to direct or consequential loss) or for any personal injury suffered or sustained, including as a result of negligence, in connection with the conduct of the Competition or the redemption or use of any Prize except for any liability which cannot be excluded by law. Food Know How accepts no responsibility for any tax implications that may arise from winning a Prize.

6.2      If the Competition is interfered with in any way, is unable to be conducted as reasonably anticipated due to any reason beyond the reasonable control of Food Know How or if it is fair and reasonable to do so or where Food Know How is required or directed to so by the Victorian Government, Food Know How reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to the fullest extent permitted by law, to modify, suspend, terminate or cancel the Competition, as appropriate.

6.3      The Competition is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook. By completing the Competition, Participants agree to release Facebook from all responsibility or liability associated with the Competition.