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Competition terms and conditions

2018 Small Business Victoria survey competition

Your participation in this Competition constitutes your deemed acceptance of the following Terms and Conditions:

  1. The Promoter (the ‘Department of Jobs, Precincts and Regions’ or ‘the Department’) reserves the right, at any time, to verify the validity of entries and to disqualify any entrant who tampers with the entry process or who submits an entry that is not in accordance with these Terms and Conditions. Failure by the Promoter to enforce any of its rights at any stage does not constitute a waiver of those rights.

  2. To enter this Competition, you must subscribe to the Business Victoria Update (newsletter) within the competition time frame, 6 June 2019 to midnight 19 June 2019.
  3. Entry into the Competition is limited to one entry per person.
  4. Incomplete, indecipherable or illegible entries will be deemed invalid.

  5. The Competition commences on 6 June 2019. The closing date for receipt of valid entries is midnight AEST on Wednesday 19 June 2019.
  6. The winner will be determined by draw and will each receive a $100 Australia Post Mastercard Prepaid Card.
  7. The prize draw will take place at the Department’s office at Level 35, 121 Exhibition St, Melbourne on 20 June 2019 at 12pm AEST.
  8. The prize winners will be notified by Friday 21 June 2019 via email. The Promoter’s decision is final and conclusive.
  9. A further draw for the prizes, if unclaimed, may take place on 5 July 2019 at the same time and place as the Competition draw, but this is subject to change. 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, the Promoter reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to the fullest extent permitted by law:
    (a) to disqualify any entrant or
    (b) to modify, suspend, terminate or cancel the Competition, as appropriate.
  10. The Promoter may, at its discretion, disqualify an entrant whether before or after a draw, if the entrant is from the same business, household or Immediate Family of another winner.
  11. The prize will be deemed unclaimed if it is not collected as and when directed by the Promoter.
  12. The use of any automated entry software or any other mechanical or electronic means that allows an entrant to automatically enter the Competition repeatedly is prohibited and will render all entries submitted by that entrant invalid.
  13. The Promoter (including its 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 Competition, including but not limited to, the following:
    (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, prize or claim for a prize that is late, lost, altered, damaged or misdirected (whether  before or after 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 Terms and Conditions
    (e) any tax liability (including FBT) incurred by a winner or entrant
    (f) use of the prize
  14. In order to constitute a valid entry, you must subscribe to the Business Victoria Update mailing list through the Facebook competition form (by providing your name and email address to receive information on small business matters). Data is collected through the third party Facebook competition form before being transferred over to the Business Victoria Update mailing list and will not be used by any other party or for any other purpose.
  15. The Department’s Privacy Policy applies.
  16. All Competition entries submitted become the property of the Promoter.
  17. The Promoter is the Department of Jobs, Precincts and Resources, located at 121 Exhibition Street, Melbourne, Victoria, 3000. ABN: 83 295 188 244. © Copyright DJPR 2019.
  18. Employees and Immediate Family* of the Promoter, and agencies associated with this promotion are not eligible to win any prizes.
*Immediate Family means any of the following: spouse, de-facto spouse, child or step-child (whether natural or by adoption), parent, step-parent, grandparent, brother, sister, step-brother or step-sister.