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Terms and Conditions – Specific Rules for “PlayStation® F.C. UEFA Super Cup 2017” Competition

 

1.            The "PlayStation® F.C. UEFA Super Cup 2017” competition (“Competition”) is open to persons aged 18 years or over who are residents of Austria, Belgium, the Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Ireland, the Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Russia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland and the United Kingdom (“Entrant Countries”) except employees, agents, contractors or consultants of the Promoter (as defined below) and their immediate families, the Promoter's associated companies and anyone else professionally connected with the Competition (“Entrants). These Terms (as defined below) apply to those Entrants resident of Austria, Belgium, the Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, Germany, Ireland, the Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Russia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland and the United Kingdom.

 

2.             The Competition is open for entries on 30th June 2017 at 09.00 (GMT) ("Opening Date") and closes on 20th July 2017 at 23.59 (GMT) ("Closing Date"). The period from the Opening Date to and including the Closing Date shall be referred to as the “Competition Period.

 

3.             The Competition is free to enter and no purchase of any kind is necessary. By entering the Competition, Entrants accept and will be bound by these terms and conditions (“Terms”) as well as the General Rules (click here).

 

4.             To enter the Competition, Entrants must complete the following steps during the Competition Period:

a)     Visit the [PlayStation® competitions website at eu.playstation.com/psn/competitions

b)    click on the "[Win tickets to the UEFA Super Cup 2017]” Competition link;

c)     enter their email address in the field provided;

d)    click “Start” to begin;

e)     examine the image showing [Pro Evolution Soccer™] football game play with the football removed;

f)     follow the instructions to select what they think is the correct location of the missing football;

g)    enter an answer to the “tie-breaker” question (“Tie-breaker”);

h)     enter the unique CAPTCHA code that will be visible on the page and click “Submit”; and

i)      enter the information in the fields provided and click “Submit”.

 

5.            Each Entrant may only submit one (1) entry and will only be eligible to win one (1) Prize (as defined below).

 

6.             Each Entrant must adhere to the General Rules and in particular, to sections 6 and 7.  In addition, entries must not contain any:

a)     pornography, nudity, or sexually explicit imagery;

b)    abusive, offensive or hateful imagery or language;

c)     harassing or defamatory content;

d)    content that compromises the privacy or safety of yourself or others;

e)     content that demeans a particular gender, sexual orientation, disability, religion, ethnicity or nationality;

f)     violent or dangerous behaviour; and/or

g)    spam, advertising or other commercial activities.

 

7.             Each Entrant grants to the Promoter a worldwide, non-exclusive, royalty-free licence to use entries for promotional purposes and for all the purposes related to the Competition, across all media including any online platforms under the Promoter’s control.

 

8.             All entries must be completely original so as not to breach any third party copyright.  The Promoter accepts no liability if Entrants ignore these Terms and each Entrant agree to fully indemnify the Promoter against any claims by any third party arising from any breach of these Terms.

 

9.             There will be one (1) winner (“Winner”) and five (5) runners-up (each a “Runner-Up”). The Winner and each Runner-Up will be determined as follows:

a) the Winner shall be the Entrant who have selected the correct location of the football. In the event of a tie, the Winner shall be the Entrant that selected the correct location of the football and that provided the correct answer to the Tie-breaker;

b) if, instead of a tie, insufficient Entrants provided the correct answer to the Tie-breaker to allow Winner selection, the Winner shall be the Entrant whose answer to the Tie breaker is closest to the correct answer;

c) in the event of any further tie, those Entrants shall answer another “tie-breaker” question to determine the Winner, in accordance with the ranking mechanism set out in a) and b) above. In the event of a further tie, this process shall be repeated until one (1) Winner is   obtained; and

d) the Runner-Ups will be the Entrants with the [Five] (5) highest Scores after the Winner and shall be determined using the mechanism set out in a), b) and c) above.

 

10.          The Promoter shall notify the Winner and each Runner-Up by email to the email address provided by the Entrant at the time of entry of their selection within one (1) week of the Closing Date.

 

11.           In order to claim their Prize (as defined below), the Winner and each Runner-Up must respond appropriately to the Promoter’s notification email within three (3) days from the date of the Promoter’s notification email, and provide their full name, postal address and date of birth. The postal address provided must match any postal address provided at the time of entry, or the Winner and each Runner-Up may be disqualified.

 

12.          The Winner will win the following “Winner Prize”:

a)      two (2) tickets (one (1) ticket for the Winner and one (1) ticket for their Companion) to the UEFA Super Cup to be held at National Arena Filip II Macedonian in Skopje, Macedonia (FYROM) on 8th August 2017 (“Event”);

b)      return economy class flights for the Winner and their Companion from the Winner’s home country to an airport in Macedonia (FYROM), outbound on 7th August 2017 and inbound on 9th August 2017 (flights may not be direct) - please note if the Winner is from Macedonia (FYROM) we will provide train tickets from the Winner’s home town / city to a train station near the Hotel (as defined below);

c)      two (2) nights’ stay in a double or twin room at a hotel with a minimum three (3) star rating (“Hotel”);

d)      return transport from the airport / train station to the Hotel on the dates of their inbound and outbound flights / train;

e)      return transport from the Hotel to Event on 8th August  2017;

f)       £300 (or the Winner's local currency equivalent, to be determined on the day the money is sent to the Winner) of spending money to be put towards meals, drinks, tips and transport (other than transport expressly included above) for the duration of the trip (“Spending Money”);

g)      one (1) PlayStation® Pro (1TB) system;

h)      one (1) official PlayStation® F.C replica shirt; and

i)        one (1) PlayStation® Plus - 12 Month Membership, in the form of a voucher code which must be redeemed by 12/12/2017 on the PlayStation® Store.

 

13.          The ultimate value of the Winner Prize will vary according to the transport and accommodation provided, however the approximate Prize value (excluding VAT and flight costs) is:

a)     £1,250 GBP; and

b)    EUR 1420 / CZK 37145 / DKK 10563 / NOK 13411 / PLN 5955 / RUB 91038 / SEK 13839 / CHF 1544 /

 

The cost of flights will vary depending on many factors, including the country of departure and the date of booking, and have not been included in the above Winner Prize value amounts.

 

14.          The Winner will be contacted by a third party agency (“Agency”) within one (1) week of the date on which they confirmed their details to the Promoter, to arrange travel and other prize logistics. The Agency may liaise with the Winner to discuss suitable travel arrangements (for example, preferred departure airports and flight times), however all flight, hotel and transport arrangements are at the Agency and/or the Promoter’s sole discretion.

 

15.          The Winner and their Companion will be required to complete and return an information and prize acceptance form and submit copies of their passports to the Agency to enable the Agency to make the required arrangements.  At the Agency’s request, the Winner shall provide any further personal details (for themselves and their Companion) which the Agency may reasonably require.

 

16.          The Winner is responsible for all travel and other related expenses not forming part of the Winner Prize, including but not limited to transport to and from the Winner’s home to the airport/ train station, Travel Insurance, and any meals or other refreshments in excess of the Spending Money.

 

17.          The Winner will need to provide valid credit or debit card details to the Hotel at check-in as a security deposit.

 

18.          The Winner and their Companion must have a valid passport with an expiry date of at least six (6) months after the date of the return flight. 

 

19.          Travel visas are the responsibility of the Winner and their Companion. The Winner and their Companion may be required to visit the relevant website and complete the required information to apply for authorization to enter the UK.  The Winner and their Companion may not gain entry to the UK without a valid visa (if applicable).

 

20.          The Winner and their Companion must each bring a copy of their government issued photo ID, such as a passport, or driver's license, to gain entry to the Event.

 

21.          Each Runner-Up will win:

a)     one (1) PlayStation® Pro (1TB) system;

b)    one (1) official PlayStation® F.C replica shirt;

c)     one (1) PlayStation® Plus - 12 Month Membership, in the form of a voucher code, which must be redeemed by 12/12/2017 on the PlayStation® Store;  and

with a total approximate value of EUR 500 / CZK 13072 / DKK 3717 / NOK 4720 / PLN 2096 / RUB 32039 / SEK 4871 / CHF 543 / GBP 439/ (“Runner-Up Prize”).

 

22.          The Promoter will use reasonable endeavours to send:

a)     by registered post, the Winner Prize to the Winner; and

b)    by registered post, the Runner-Up Prize to each Runner-Up, within four (4) weeks of receiving a Winner’s or  Runner-Up’s details.

 

23.          In these Terms, “Prize” shall mean a Winner Prize, and/or a Runner-Up Prize, as appropriate in the context.

 

24.          Voucher codes are subject to terms and conditions of use. Please click here for details. Voucher codes are not transferable and may not be re-sold. Voucher codes have an expiry date which will be communicated with the voucher code.

 

25.          Prizes must be taken as stated and may not be deferred.  There will be no cash alternatives; however the Promoter reserves the right to substitute any Prize with a prize of a similar value.

 

26.          The Promoter cannot accept any responsibility whatsoever for any technical failure or malfunction or any problem which may result in any Competition entry or other correspondence being lost or not being properly registered.

 

27.          In the event of a dispute, the Promoter’s decision is final and no correspondence or discussion will be entered into.

 

28.          The Promoter reserves the right to cancel the Competition or amend these Terms at any stage, if deemed necessary in its opinion or if circumstances arise outside its control.

 

29.          If a Prize is found to be ineffective, faulty or damaged upon receipt, the Promoter must be notified in writing within seven (7) days of receipt, otherwise the Prize will be deemed to be accepted as received.  This does not affect the Winner’s or a Runner-Up’s statutory rights (if any).

 

30.          PlayStation®Plus subscription only available to SEN account holders with access to PlayStation®Store and high-speed internet.  PSN, PS Store and PS Plus subject to terms of use and country and language restrictions; PS Plus content and services vary by subscriber age. Users must be 7 years or older and users under 18 require parental consent, except that users in Germany must be 18 years or older. Service availability is not guaranteed. Online features of specific games may be withdrawn on reasonable notice - eu.playstation.com/gameservers.  PS Plus subscription automatically renews at the end of the subscription period at the current PS Store price.  Full terms apply: PSN Terms of Service at eu.playstation.com/legal.

 

31.          The Winner and each Runner-Up agree to take part in any reasonable publicity required by the Promoter.

 

32.          If there is any reason to believe that there has been a breach of these Terms or incorrect, illegible, fraudulent or other invalid or improper information has been provided, the Promoter may in its sole discretion refuse to process an entry or fulfill any Prize awarded. If an Entrant fails to comply with clauses 4, 5, 6, 7, 9 and/or 13, or uses multiple accounts to enter, they will be excluded from the Competition and their entry will be declared void.

 

33.          The Winner and each Runner-Up may be required to pay tax on any Prize won in accordance with their jurisdiction’s tax legislation and will be responsible for any related tax liability.

 

34.          The Promoter may, at its sole discretion, publish the Winner’s and each Runner-Up’s name on the Promoter’s website(s).  The Winner’s and each Runner-Up’s name will be made available on reasonable request to those enclosing a self-addressed envelope marked “PlayStation® F.C. UEFA Super Cup 2017 Competition” to the following address: Sony Interactive Entertainment Europe Limited, 10 Great Marlborough Street, London W1F 7LP United Kingdom within six (6) weeks of the Closing Date.

 

35.          General Rules apply to the Competition. Please click here to view the General Rules.

 

36.          The “Promoter” is: Sony Interactive Entertainment Europe Limited, 10 Great Marlborough Street, London W1F 7LP United Kingdom.

 

37.          To the extent permitted by applicable law, these Terms shall be construed and interpreted in accordance with the laws of England and the contract between each Entrant and the Promoter shall be deemed to have been formed and performed in England.