1.1 Knauf Insulation Limited of PO Box 10, Stafford Road, St Helens, Merseyside WA10 3NS (“Knauf Insulation”) is conducting a free prize competition on its website www.ecose.com (the “Website”).
1.2 The title of the competition is ECOSE Housefinder Competition.
2.1 The competition will run from 12:00 pm CET on 7th July 2016 (the "Opening Date") to
12:00 pm CET on 31st October 2016 (the "Closing Date") inclusive.
2.2 All competition entries must be received by Knauf Insulation by no later than 12:00 pm CET on the Closing Date. For this purpose, participants must complete and submit the online entry form on the Website by the Closing Date. All competition entries received after the Closing Date are automatically disqualified.
2.3 No purchase is necessary to enter the competition and there is no charge to register for use of the Website.
2.4 Knauf Insulation will not accept:
(a) responsibility for competition entries that are lost, mislaid, damaged or delayed in transit, regardless of cause, including, for example, as a result of any postal failure, equipment failure, technical malfunction, systems, satellite, network, server, computer hardware or software failure of any kind; or
(b) proof of posting or transmission as proof of receipt of entry to the competition.
2.5 By submitting a competition entry, you are agreeing to be bound by these terms and conditions.
3.1 The competition requires participants to enter their postcode in the entry form on the Website and then find and click on the map displayed the ECOSE insulated houses within a 30-second period. This period can be extended by five seconds at a time by clicking on the star symbols that appear randomly on the playing area map. At the end of the game, participants will have to answer a question about Knauf Insulation’s ECOSE products and subsequently estimate the total number of participants in the competition on the Closing Date. Finally, participants will be required to register their contact details on the form displayed on the Website.
3.2 Out of the pool of participants who have found and clicked on ECOSE insulated houses on the map and who have answered the subsequent questions about the ECOSE products, Knauf Insulation will determine 3 prize winners based on how close their estimated total number of participants in this competition is to the actual total number of participants at the Closing Date. If there are two or more participants who submit the same estimates then Knauf Insulation will determine the winner(s) amongst those participants through a draw.
4.1 The competition is only open to all residents in the UK aged 18 years or over, except:
(a) employees of Knauf Insulation or its holding or subsidiary companies;
(b) employees of agents or suppliers of Knauf Insulation or its holding or subsidiary companies, who are professionally connected with the competition or its administration; or
(c) members of the immediate families or households of (a) and (b) above.
4.2 In entering the competition, you confirm that you are eligible to do so and eligible to claim any prize you may win. Knauf Insulation may require you to provide proof that you are eligible to enter the competition.
4.3 Knauf Insulation will not accept competition entries that are:
(a) automatically generated by computer;
(b) completed by third parties or in bulk;
(c) illegible, have been altered, reconstructed, forged or tampered with;
(d) photocopies and not originals; or
4.4 There is no limit on the number of entries per person. However, entries on behalf of another person will not be accepted and joint submissions are not allowed.
4.5 Knauf Insulation reserves all rights to disqualify you if your conduct is contrary to the spirit or intention of the prize competition.
4.6 Competition entries cannot be returned.
5.1 The prizes available to be won are
1st Prize: One Apple watch, sport 42 mm;
2nd Prize: One iPad 16Gb WiFi; and
3rd Prize: Two tickets to one event at the O2 Arena in London to be chosen by the winner of the 3rd Prize from a number of alternative events that will be offered by Knauf Insulation.
5.2 Prizes are subject to availability. There is no cash alternative for the prize and Knauf Insulation reserves the right to substitute the prize with a prize of equal or greater value.
5.3 The prize is not negotiable or transferable.
6.1 The winners of the competition will be notified personally by e-mail on 16th November 2016 (“Announcement Date”) using the e-mail address provided by the winners with the competition entry. Knauf Insulation will not amend any contact information once the competition entry form has been submitted.
6.2 A list of winners will be announced and can be viewed on the Website from the Announcement Date for a period of 14 days.
6.3 The decision of Knauf Insulation is final and no correspondence or discussion will be entered into.
7.1 If you are the winner of a prize, you will have 90 days from the Announcement Date to claim your prize by referring to the details of how to claim your prize that will be set out in your e-mail notification under clause 6.1. If you do not claim the prize by this date, your claim will become invalid.
7.2 The prize may not be claimed by a third party on your behalf.
7.3 Knauf Insulation will make all reasonable efforts to contact the winners. If the winners cannot be contacted or are not available, or have not claimed their prize within 90- days of the Announcement Date, Knauf Insulation reserves the right to offer the prize to the next eligible entrant selected from the correct entries that were received before the Closing Date.
7.4 Knauf Insulation does not accept any responsibility if you are not able to take up the prize.
8.1 Insofar as is permitted by law, Knauf Insulation, its agents or distributors will not in any circumstances be responsible or liable to compensate the winners or accept any liability for any loss, damage, personal injury or death occurring as a result of taking up the prizes except where it is caused by the negligence of Knauf Insulation, its agents or distributors or that of their employees. Your statutory rights are not affected.
8.2 Knauf Insulation shall not be liable for any loss or damage suffered by any participant as a result an interruption, delay, alteration or cancellation of the competition which is caused by or, in the reasonable opinion of Knauf Insulation, becomes necessary due to events beyond the reasonable control of Knauf Insulation.
9.1 Knauf Insulation does not claim any rights of ownership in your competition entry.
9.2 You agree that Knauf Insulation may, but is not required to, make your entry available on its Website and any other media, whether now known or invented in the future, and in connection with any publicity of the competition. You agree to grant Knauf Insulation a non-exclusive, worldwide, irrevocable licence, for the full period of any intellectual property rights in the competition entry and any accompanying materials, to use, display, publish, transmit, copy, edit, alter, store, re-format and sub-licence the competition entry and any accompanying materials for such purposes.
10.1 If you are a winner of the competition, you agree that Knauf Insulation may use your name, image and town or county of residence to announce the winner of this competition and for any other reasonable and related promotional purposes.
10.2 You further agree to participate in any reasonable publicity required by Knauf Insulation.
10.3 By entering the competition, you agree that any personal information provided by you with the competition entry may be held and used only by Knauf Insulation or its agents and suppliers to administer the competition.
11.1 If there is any reason to believe that there has been a breach of these terms and conditions, Knauf Insulation may, at its sole discretion, reserve the right to exclude you from participating in the competition.11. General
11.2 Knauf Insulation reserves the right to hold void, suspend, cancel, or amend the prize competition where it becomes necessary to do so.
11.3 These terms and conditions shall be governed by English law, and the parties submit to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England and Wales.