Godzone Connection Amazon Gift Voucher Giveaway – OFFICIAL RULES


1. PROMOTION DESCRIPTION: The Godzone Connection Amazon Gift Voucher Giveaway begins on 25 April 2018 at 12 a.m. GMT and ends on 9 May 2018 at 12 a.m. GMT. (The “Promotion Period”).

The sponsor of this Giveaway is Mark McKay. By participating in the giveaway, each Entrant unconditionally accepts and agrees to comply with and abide by these Official Rules and the decisions of the sponsor, which shall be final and binding in all respects. The sponsor is responsible for the collection, submission or processing of Entries and the overall  administration of the giveaway. Entrants should look solely to the sponsor with any questions, comments or problems related to the Giveaway. The sponsor may be reached by email at mark@markmckayauthor.com during the Promotion Period.

2. ELIGIBILITY: Open to legal residents of all countries that have access to an Amazon website that the sponsor can use to either purchase a gift voucher for that country, OR if gift vouchers are not sold on the Amazon site for that country, another product of the winner’s choice up to the equivalent value of £50 (GBP) in local currency. Any potential entrant who does not have an Amazon website available to them in their country will be considered ineligible.

AGE. The entrant must be 18 years old or above in order to be eligible for entry to this giveaway.

The sponsor, and their respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, distributors, retailers, sales representatives, advertising and promotion agencies and each of their respective officers, directors and employees, are ineligible to enter the giveaway or win a prize. Household Members and Immediate Family Members of such individuals are also not eligible to enter or win. “Household Members” shall mean those people who share the same residence at least three months a year. “Immediate Family Members” shall mean parents, step-parents, legal guardians, children, step-children, siblings, step-siblings, or spouses. This giveaway is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations and is void where prohibited or restricted by law.

3.PRIZE: Grand Prize: 1 winner will receive an Amazon gift voucher with the approximate retail value or “ARV” of $50 (if resident in the US) or £50 (if resident in the UK). If the winner resides elsewhere, a gift voucher for the equivalent amount in local currency equating to £50 (GBP) will be purchased on the Amazon site in their country. If gift vouchers are not sold on the Amazon site for that country, another product of the winner’s choice up to the equivalent value in local currency of £50 (GBP), will be considered to be the Grand Prize.

Only one prize per person and per household will be awarded. Gift cards and gift certificates are subject to the terms and conditions of the issuer. Prizes cannot be transferred, redeemed for cash or substituted by the winner. The sponsor reserves the right in its sole and absolute discretion to award a substitute prize of equal or greater value if a prize described in these Official Rules is unavailable or cannot be awarded, in whole or in part, for any reason. The ARV of the prize represents the sponsor’s good faith determination. That determination is final and binding and cannot be appealed. If the actual value of the prize turns out to be less than the stated ARV, the difference will not be awarded in cash. The sponsor makes no representation or warranty concerning the appearance, safety or performance of any prize awarded. Restrictions, conditions, and limitations may apply. The sponsor will not replace any lost or stolen prize items.

This giveaway is open to legal residents of the eligible locations and the prize will only be awarded and/or delivered to addresses within said locations. All federal, state and/or local taxes,fees, and surcharges are the sole responsibility of the prize winner. Failure to comply with the Official Rules will result in forfeiture of the prize.

4. HOW TO ENTER: Enter the giveaway during the Promotion Period online by visiting the entry form, which can be found on the following website at http://www.markmckayauthor.com/giveaway/

Automated or robotic Entries submitted by individuals or organizations will be disqualified.

Internet entry must be made by the Entrant. Any attempt by the Entrant to obtain more than the stated number of Entries by using multiple/different email addresses, identities, registrations, logins or any other methods, including, but not limited to, commercial contest/sweepstakes subscription notification and/or entering services, will void Entrant’s Entries and that Entrant may be disqualified. Final eligibility for the award of any prize is subject to eligibility verification as set forth below. All Entries must be posted by the end of the Promotion Period in order to participate.

The sponsor’s database clock will be the official timekeeper for this giveaway.

5. WINNER SELECTION: The Winner of the giveaway will be selected in a random drawing from among all eligible Entries received throughout the Promotion Period. The random drawing will be conducted on May 9, 2018, after the Promotion Period by the sponsor or its designated representatives, whose decisions are final. Odds of winning will vary depending on the number of eligible Entries received.

6. WINNER NOTIFICATION: The winner will be notified by email at the email address provided in the Entry Information approximately one hour after the random drawing.

The Potential Winner must accept a prize by email as directed by the sponsor within 24 hours of notification. The sponsor is not responsible for any delay or failure to receive notification for any reason, including inactive email account(s), technical difficulties associated therewith, or the winner’s failure to adequately monitor any email account. Any winner notification not responded to or returned as undeliverable may result in prize forfeiture. The potential prize winner may be required to sign and return an affidavit of eligibility and release of liability. No substitution or transfer of a prize is permitted except by the sponsor.

7.  PRIVACY: Any personal information supplied by you will be subject to the privacy policy of the sponsor posted at http://www.markmckayauthor.com/privacy-policy/ .

By entering the giveaway, you grant the sponsor permission to share your email address and any other personally identifiable information with the other giveaway entities for the purpose of administration and prize fulfillment, including use in a publicly available Winners list.

8.  LIMITATION OF LIABILITY: The sponsor assumes no responsibility or liability for (a) any incorrect or inaccurate entry information, or for any faulty or failed electronic data transmissions; (b) any unauthorized access to, or theft, destruction or alteration of entries at any point in the operation of this giveaway; (c) any technical malfunction, failure, error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or communications line failure, regardless of cause, with regard to any equipment, systems, networks, lines, satellites, servers, camera, computers or providers utilized in any aspect of the operation of the giveaway; (d) inaccessibility or unavailability of any network or wireless service, the Internet or website or any combination thereof; (e) suspended or discontinued Internet, wireless or landline phone service; or (f) any injury or damage to participant’s or to any other person’s computer or mobile device which may be related to or resulting from any attempt to participate in the giveaway or download of any materials in the giveaway.

If, for any reason, the giveaway is not capable of running as planned for reasons which may include without limitation, infection by computer virus, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes which may corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of this giveaway, the sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the giveaway in whole or in part. In such event, the sponsor shall immediately suspend all drawings and prize awards, and the sponsor reserves the right to award any remaining prizes (up to the total ARV as set forth in these Official Rules) in a manner deemed fair and equitable by the Sponsor. The sponsor and Released Parties shall not have any further liability to any participant in connection with the giveaway.

9. SPONSOR: Mark McKay, Flat 1, 135 Newmarket Road, Norwich, NR4, United Kingdom. Email: mark@markmckayauthor.com