Terms and Conditions

DD Competitions LTD. Terms and conditions  

1. Introduction 

1.1 These Terms and Conditions shall govern your use of our website. By using our website, you accept these Terms and Conditions in full; accordingly, if you disagree with these Terms and Conditions or any part of these Terms and Conditions, you must not use our website. 

1.2 If you register with our website, submit any material to our website or use any of our website services, we will ask you to expressly agree to these Terms and Conditions. 

1.3 You must be at least 18 years of age to use our website; by using our website or agreeing to these Terms and Conditions, you warrant and represent to us that you are at least 18 years of age. 

1.4 Our website uses cookies; by using our website or agreeing to these Terms and Conditions, you consent to our use of cookies in accordance with the terms of our privacy and cookies policy. 

2. Copyright notice 

2.1 Subject to the express provisions of these Terms and Conditions: 

(a) we, together with our licensors, own and control all the copyright and other intellectual property rights in our website and the material on our website; and 

(b) all the copyright and other intellectual property rights in our website and the material on our website are reserved. 

3. License to use website 

3.1 You may: 

(a) view pages from our website in a web browser; 

(b) use our website services by means of a web browser, 

Subject to the other provisions of these Terms and Conditions. 

3.2 Except as expressly permitted by Section 3.1 or the other provisions of these Terms and Conditions, you must not download any material from our website or save any such material to your computer. 

3.3 You may only use our website for your own personal and business purposes, and you must not use our website for any other purposes. 

3.4 Except as expressly permitted by these Terms and Conditions, you must not edit or otherwise modify any material on our website. 

3.5 Unless you own or control the relevant rights in the material, you must not: 

(a) republish material from our website (including republication on another website); 

(b) sell, rent or sub-license material from our website 

(c) show any material from our website in public 

(d) exploit material from our website for a commercial purpose; or 

(e) redistribute material from our website. 

3.6 Notwithstanding Section 3.5, you may redistribute our newsletter in print and electronic form to any person. 

3.7 We reserve the right to restrict access to areas of our website, or indeed our whole website, at our discretion; you must not circumvent or bypass, or attempt to circumvent or bypass, any access restriction measures on our website. 

4. Acceptable use 

4.1 You must not: 

(a) use our website in any way or take any action that causes, or may cause, damage to the website or impairment of the performance, availability or accessibility of the website 

(b) use our website in any way that is unlawful, illegal, fraudulent or harmful, or in connection with any unlawful, illegal, fraudulent or harmful purpose or activity 

(c) use our website to copy, store, host, transmit, send, use, publish or distribute any material which consists of (or is linked to) any spyware, computer virus, Trojan horse, worm, keystroke logger, rootkit or other malicious computer software 

(d) conduct any systematic or automated data collection activities (including without limitation scraping, data mining, data extraction and data harvesting) on or in relation to our website without our express written consent 

(e) access or otherwise interact with our website using any robot, spider or other automated means, except for the purpose of search engine indexing 

(f) violate the directives set out in the robots.txt file for our website; or 

(g) use data collected from our website for any direct marketing activity (including without limitation email marketing, SMS marketing, telemarketing and direct mailing). 

4.2 You must not use data collected from our website to contact individuals, companies or other persons or entities. 

4.3 You must ensure that all the information you supply to us through our website, or in relation to our website, is true, accurate, current, complete and non-misleading. 

5. Registration and accounts 

5.1 To be eligible for an account on our website under this Section 5, you must be resident or situated in the United Kingdom. 

5.2 You may register for an account with our website by completing and submitting the account registration form on our website. 

5.3 You must not allow any other person to use your account to access the website. 

5.4 You must notify us in writing immediately if you become aware of any unauthorised use of your account. 

5.5 You must not use any other person’s account to access the website, unless you have that person’s express permission to do so. 

6. User login details 

6.1 If you register for an account with our website you will be asked to choose a user ID and password. 

6.2 Your user ID must not be liable to mislead and must comply with the content rules set out in Section 11; you must not use your account or user ID for or in connection with the impersonation of any person.  

6.3 You must keep your password confidential. 

6.4 You must notify us in writing immediately if you become aware of any disclosure of your password. 

6.5 You are responsible for any activity on our website arising out of any failure to keep your password confidential and may be held liable for any losses arising out of such a failure. 

7. Cancellation and suspension of account 

7.1 We may: 

(a) suspend your account 

(b) cancel your account; and/or 

(c) edit your account details, 

at any time in our sole discretion without notice or explanation. 

7.2 You may cancel your account at any time by sending an email to ddcompetitions2022@gmail.com

8. Competition Legibility & How to Enter 

8.1 This Section 8 applies to all competitions that are promoted on and run through our website. 

8.2 To be eligible to enter a competition: 

(a) you must be at least 18 years old, permanently resident in the United Kingdom, and a registered user of our website. 

(b) you must not be our employee, officer or agent, or an employee, officer, or agent of any person or organization involved in the running of the competition, and you must not be an immediate family member of any such person. 

(c) Each competition will have its own countdown time and end date. Each competition closes when the last ticket number is taken, no more entries after this point will be accepted. 

(d)         The competition will run from and including the opening and closing dates specified on the Website.  These dates shall be referred to as the “Opening Date” and “Closing Date” respectively.  All times and dates referred to are the times and dates in Scotland. If it is necessary to do so, the promoter reserves the right to change the Opening and Closing dates.  If the Promoter does change the Opening Date and/or the Closing Date of a competition, the new details will be displayed on the website. 

(e) By entering the competitions, you confirm and warrant you are eligible to do so and eligible to claim the prize you may win. The promoter may require you to provide proof you are eligible to enter the competition and claim the prize. 

(f) By entering the competition, you will be deemed to have confirmed and warranted your legal capacity to do so, you will have read, understood and accepted these terms and conditions and you will be bound by them. 

(g)        By participating in the competition online via the website, and by accepting these terms and conditions you confirm that you are not in breach of any laws in your country of residence by entering the competitions.  The promoter will not be held responsible for consequences of any entry which is unlawful.  

(h)        The promoter will not accept responsibility for any competition entries that are lost because of any postal failure, network, server, computer hardware or software failure of any kind. 

(i)      The promoter will not accept any responsibility for failure of technical systems.  In the rare event of duplicate numbers being produced via the ticketing system, any prize won by two or more entrants with a duplicate number will be fully compensated with monetary value of ticket price. The participant who purchased their ticket first will be the participant eligible to receive the prize. 

8.3    Qualifying entrants must first create an account via our website. Email address and contact telephone number must be supplied to proceed in the competition. Information provided will be used for notification purpose.  

8.4     All entrants’ details will be securely stored in DD Competitions LTD. database. 

8.5     Your Account – You must keep your account password secure and take steps to prevent it being used without your permission.  You must remember your password and ensure no one else apart from you uses your account.  Always log off or exit from your account when not using it.  You must contact the promoter immediately if you believe, suspect, or know that anyone apart from you has used your account without your permission.  

8.6        If you forget your password, you can reset it by following instructions on the website if you can provide the relevant security information requested or required by the promoter. 

8.7    Any personal data supplied to the promoter or authorize the Promoter to obtain from a third party, for example credit card company, will be used by the Promoter to administer the competition and fulfil prizes where applicable.  To process, record and use your personal data the promoter may disclose it to credit card company whose name you give. Further information can be found in our Privacy Policy. 

8.8     All entrants are responsible for providing accurate and current contact details.  DD Competitions LTD. will be in no way liable for any inaccuracies with contact details or the lack of contact made by the winning entrant due to provision of inaccurate details. 

8.9    By following the online instructions, Qualifying entrants select the competition they wish to enter, answer knowledge or skills question correctly and select number of tickets to be purchased. If answer to question is incorrect, then ticket charge is still applicable however entry becomes invalid. 

8.10.   Card payment details are required for ticket fee. Once number of tickets have been selected the entrants card payment will be electronically approved.  You will not be deemed entered until we confirm your ticket(s) order back to you by email.  

8.11  You may enter the competition for free by complying with the following conditions: Entries must be sent by First Class Post, handwritten on an unenclosed postcard to the Promoter at the following address: – DD Competitions LTD., 95 St Ninian Terrace, Dundee, Scotland DD3 9LL. One entry per postcard for each competition.  Free entries must include the following information. Exact name of the competition you wish to enter, Your full Name, Date Of Birth, Address, contact telephone number and email address and answer to the competition question. Incomplete or illegible entries will be disqualified. By entering the competition, you are confirming you are eligible to enter and accept these terms and conditions. Your entry must be received by the promoter prior to the competition closing date.  Entries received after the closing date will not be entered into the draw. Email receipt will be sent to entrant with confirmation of ticket number applicable to the draw. Qualifying entrants must have created an account on the website for the free entry to be included. Postal entries received without a registered account will not be processed. All free entries will be treated in the exact same way as paid entries.  Where applicable, these competition terms and conditions also apply to free entries.  All free entries will be processed daily and must be received within 48 hours of the competition draw date. 

8.12  One or more competitions may be operated at the same time.  Availability and pricing of competitions and tickets remain at the discretion of the promoter and will be specified at the point of sale on the website with each competition having a specific prize. 

8.13 Competition prizes shall be specified on our website. 

8.14  The winner is the qualifying entrant whose number is randomly chosen by live random number generator on or after the closing date of the competition and will receive the prize within the terms and conditions published. All draws are streamed via Facebook Live. Winners Name will be visible on website and Facebook during Live Draw. Due to nature of selection, there will only be one winner per competition unless the promoter states otherwise. Winner will be notified by phone call during Facebook live draw or thereafter.

8.15  Competitions will be drawn on the draw date stated on the Competition pages. If maximum number of entries is reached before the closing date, the competition will be closed and may be drawn earlier than date stated on Competition page. 

8.16  All entries into the competition are final and no refunds shall be made at any time for any reason. 

8.17 The maximum number of entries for a competition shall be as specified on our website. Once this number of entries have been received, the competition will be closed to new entries. The promoter at its discretion may close the competition early without selecting any winner, due to any reason beyond the promoter’s control.  In event of this happening all entrants will be issued a full refund. 

8.18  A competition shall open for entries at the time and on the date specified on our website, and similarly shall close to entries at the time and on the date specified on our website. Unless otherwise stated on the website, these times and dates are the relevant times and dates in UK. 

8.19  All entrants will have their names and ticket numbers put into a spreadsheet.  This spreadsheet will be visible during the live draw.    

8.20  Winners will be contacted, and arrangements made for delivery of prize. Winners will be asked to consent to photographs and/or pose for photographs/videos, for those that consent the photographs/videos may be used in future marketing and public relations by the Promoter in conjunction with the competition, identifying them as a winner.   

8.21  The winner of the prize will be required to show proof of identification on delivery of the prize, any failure to meet this requirement may result in the winner being disqualified and the promoter retaining the prize. The winner will be required to sign a disclaimer as acceptance of the prize upon acceptance of the prize unless the prize is deemed to be unsatisfactory or unsafe. In event of Car Prizes, vehicle will be transferred over to winner by DD Competitions LTD. via completed V5 document. DD Competitions LTD. is not liable for Vehicle Tax or Insurance. 

8.23 Delivery of prize to the winner is free of charge to any location in mainland UK. Should any specific delivery requirements be arranged at an additional cost or this would have to be covered by entrant. Entrant is responsible for any redelivery charges. DD Competitions LTD. are not responsible for any prizes that are damaged in transit.  

8.24  If the winner cannot be contacted by the Promoter within 14 days of being notified of their status as the winner by e-mail, telephone and mail to the contact details submitted in their entry, DD Competitions LTD. shall be entitled to award the prize to another entrant selected by drawing another winning entry by live random number generator.

8.25  Prizes are subject to the terms and conditions of the prize provider, manufacturer, or supplier. DD Competitions LTD. does not hold responsibility of the prize awarded after delivery. 

8.26  All prizes are non-refundable or returnable except for goods being faulty.  In this unfortunate circumstance, this should be reported by contacting ddcompetitions2022@gmail.com 

8.27  DD Competitions LTD. does not insure the prize.  No insurance comes with the prizes and DD Competitions LTD. cannot be held responsible for the prize once handed over to the winner. 

8.28  All qualifying entrants will be deemed to have read and accepted the terms and conditions on the website and agree to be bound by them. 

8.29  If a competition entrant does not meet the eligibility requirements or is subject to any entry restrictions, that entrant shall not be entitled to be adjudged a winner and will not be entitled to a prize in any circumstances. Ticket charges will be non–refundable. 

8.30  Competition prize winners will be notified of the competition result and will receive their prizes not more than 14 days following that closing date. 

8.31  The results of a competition will be announced on our website following the closing date of the competition. The announcement could include the first name, surname, and town of residence and prize details of each prize winner. 

8.31 You may withdraw with us through our website at any time. You do not have to give any reason for your cancellation. 

9. Promoters 

9.1 DD Competitions LTD. are the sole promoters and reserve the right to change or modify any of the terms and conditions within this agreement.  These modifications may include, but not limited to changes in the scope, schedules, payment procedures and affiliate program rules.  Each qualifying entrant should retain a copy of these Terms and Conditions for reference.  

9.2 The prizes are determined and selected by the Directors of DD Competitions LTD. and owned by the Promoter from the date of the competition going live on the website to the date the winner receives the prize. 

9.3 None of the prize draws are run, or endorsed by any other party, company or individual including Apple or Facebook. 

10. Report abuse 

10.1 If you learn of any unlawful material or activity on our website, or any material or activity that breaches these terms and conditions, please advise through various contact routes as listed in section 26.4 below. 

13. Limited warranties 

13.1 We do not warrant or represent: 

(a) the completeness or accuracy of the information published on our website 

(b) that the material on the website is up to date; or 

(c) that the website or any service on the website will remain available. 

13.2 We reserve the right to discontinue or alter any or all of our website services, and to stop publishing our website, at any time in our sole discretion without notice or explanation; and save to the extent expressly provided otherwise in these terms and conditions, you will not be entitled to any compensation or other payment upon the discontinuance or alteration of any website services, or if we stop publishing the website. 

13.3 To the maximum extent permitted by applicable law and subject to Section 14.1, we exclude all representations and warranties relating to the subject matter of these terms and conditions, our website and the use of our website. 

14. Limitations and exclusions of liability 

14.1 Nothing in these Terms and Conditions will: 

(a) limit or exclude any liability for death or personal injury resulting from negligence 

(b) limit or exclude any liability for fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation 

(c) limit any liabilities in any way that is not permitted under applicable law; or 

(d) exclude any liabilities that may not be excluded under applicable law, 

and, if you are a consumer, your statutory rights will not be excluded or limited by these Terms and Conditions, except to the extent permitted by law. 

14.2 The limitations and exclusions of liability set out in this Section 14 and elsewhere in these Terms and Conditions:  

(a) are subject to Section 14.1; and 

(b) govern all liabilities arising under these Terms and Conditions or relating to the subject matter of these Terms and Conditions, including liabilities arising in contract, in tort (including negligence) and for breach of statutory duty, except to the extent expressly provided otherwise in these Terms and Conditions. 

14.3 To the extent that our website and the information on our website are provided free of charge, we will not be liable for any loss or damage of any nature. 

14.4 The Promoter makes no representation or warranties as to the quality/suitability of any of the goods or services offered as prizes. 

14.5 We will not be liable to you in respect of any business losses, including (without limitation) loss of or damage to profits, income, revenue, use, production, anticipated savings, business, contracts, commercial opportunities, or goodwill. 

14.6 We will not be liable to you in respect of any loss or corruption of any data, database or software, providing that if you contract with us under these Terms and Conditions as a consumer, this Section 14.6 shall not apply. 

14.7 We will not be liable to you in respect of any special, indirect or consequential loss or damage, providing that if you contract with us under these Terms and Conditions as a consumer, this Section 14.7 shall not apply. 

14.8 You accept that we have an interest in limiting the personal liability of our officers and employees and, having regard to that interest, you acknowledge that we are a limited liability entity; you agree that you will not bring any claim personally against our officers or employees in respect of any losses you suffer in connection with the website or these Terms and Conditions (this will not, of course, limit or exclude the liability of the limited liability entity itself for the acts and omissions of our officers and employees). 

14.9 Qualifying entrants will be deemed to have read the Terms and Conditions on the website www.ddcompetitions.com

14.10 By entering a competition, the entrant will be deemed to have legal capacity to do so and accepted these Terms and Conditions and be bound by them.  

14.11 Qualifying entrants warrant information provided to be accurate, true, current and complete. DD Competitions LTD. reserves the right to disqualify and entrant at discretion of management should there be reasonable grounds to believe there has been breach of any of these Terms and Conditions.  

15. Indemnity 

You hereby indemnify us, and undertake to keep us indemnified, against all losses, damages, costs, liabilities, and expenses (including without limitation legal expenses and any amounts paid by us to a third party in settlement of a claim or dispute) incurred or suffered by us and arising directly or indirectly out of your use of our website or any breach by you of any provision of these Terms and Conditions. 

16. Breaches of these Terms and Conditions 

16.1 Without prejudice to our other rights under these Terms and Conditions, if you breach these Terms and Conditions in any way, or if we reasonably suspect that you have breached these Terms and Conditions in any way, we may:  

(a) send you one or more formal warnings 

(b) temporarily suspend your access to our website 

(c) permanently prohibit you from accessing our website 

(d) block computers using your IP address from accessing our website 

(e) contact any or all of your internet service providers and request that they block your access to our website 

(f) commence legal action against you, whether for breach of contract or otherwise; and/or 

(g) suspend or delete your account on our website. 

16.2 Where we suspend or prohibit or block your access to our website or a part of our website, you must not take any action to circumvent such suspension or prohibition or blocking (including without limitation creating and/or using a different account). 

18. Trademarks 

18.1 Our logos and our other registered and unregistered trademarks are trademarks belonging to us; we give no permission for the use of these trademarks, and such use may constitute an infringement of our rights. 

18.2 The third party registered and unregistered trademarks or service marks on our website are the property of their respective owners and, unless stated otherwise in these Terms and Conditions, we do not endorse and are not affiliated with any of the holders of any such rights and as such we cannot grant any licence to exercise such rights. 

19. Variation 

19.1 We may revise these Terms and Conditions from time to time. 

19.2 The revised Terms and Conditions shall apply to the use of our website from the date of publication of the revised Terms and Conditions on the website, and you hereby waive any right you may otherwise have to be notified of, or to consent to, revisions of these Terms and Conditions. if you do not agree to the revised Terms and Conditions, you must stop using our website. 

19.3 If you have given your express agreement to these Terms and Conditions, we will ask for your express agreement to any revision of these Terms and Conditions; and if you do not give your express agreement to the revised Terms and Conditions within such period as we may specify, we will disable or delete your account on the website, and you must stop using the website. 

20. Assignment 

20.1 You hereby agree that we may assign, transfer, sub-contract or otherwise deal with our rights and/or obligations under these Terms and Conditions.  

20.2 You may not without our prior written consent assign, transfer, sub-contract or otherwise deal with any of your rights and/or obligations under these Terms and Conditions.  

21. Severability 

21.1 If a provision of these Terms and Conditions is determined by any court or other competent authority to be unlawful and/or unenforceable, the other provisions will continue in effect. 

21.2 If any unlawful and/or unenforceable provision of these Terms and Conditions would be lawful or enforceable if part of it were deleted, that part will be deemed to be deleted, and the rest of the provision will continue in effect.  

22. Third party rights 

22.1 A contract under these Terms and Conditions is for our benefit and your benefit and is not intended to benefit or be enforceable by any third party. 

22.2 The exercise of the parties’ rights under a contract under these Terms and Conditions is not subject to the consent of any third party. 

23. Entire agreement 

23.1 Subject to Section 14.1, these Terms and Conditions, together with our privacy and cookies policy, shall constitute the entire agreement between you and us in relation to your use of our website and shall supersede all previous agreements between you and us in relation to your use of our website. 

24. Law and jurisdiction 

24.1 These Terms and Conditions shall be governed by and construed in accordance with Scottish law. 

24.2 Any disputes relating to these Terms and Conditions shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of Scotland. 

25. Statutory and regulatory disclosures 

25.1 We will specify on the website or elsewhere in these Terms and Conditions the different technical steps you must follow to conclude a contract under these Terms and Conditions, and also the technical means for identifying and correcting input errors prior to the placing of your order. 

25.2 We will not file a copy of these Terms and Conditions specifically in relation to each user or customer and, if we update these Terms and Conditions, the version to which you originally agreed will no longer be available on our website. We recommend that you consider saving a copy of these Terms and Conditions for future reference. 

25.3 These Terms and Conditions are available in the English language only. 

25.4 We are registered in Scotland under Companies Act 1985, and our registration number is SC747525. 

26. Our details 

26.1 This website is owned and operated by DD Competitions LTD.

26.2 We are registered in Scotland under registration number SC747525, and our registered office is at 95 St Ninian Terrace, Dundee, Scotland, DD3 9LL

26.3 Our principal place of business is at 95 St Ninian Terrace, Dundee, Scotland, DD3 9LL.

26.4 You can contact us: 

(a) by post, to the postal address given above; 

(b) using our website contact form  https://ddcompetitions.com/contact-us/

(c) by telephone, on the contact number published on our website; or 

(d) by email at ddcompetitions2022@gmail.com