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​​​​​​​Birthday Solar Powered Solution



Solar Powered Solution Competition 

1.    Promoters: 

The promoters to this Solar Powered Solution (“Competition”) are Massmart Holdings Limited with its registered address at 16 Peltier Drive, Sunninghill, 2157 and its operating unit, Masstores (Pty) Ltd with registration number: 1991/006805/07), trading as Makro (referred to herein as “Makro”) (collectively referred to herein as “the Promoters”).

2.    Who may enter: 

2.1    Entry into this Competition is open to the Promoters’ customers who are natural persons above the age of 18 years, in possession of a valid Identity Document or permanent residence permit for South Africa, are registered on Makro’s Data Warehouse System, and whose credit accounts are current and in good standing on the date of the draw (referred to herein as “the Participants”). Any employee, director, member, partner, agent or consultant or any person who directly or indirectly controls or is controlled by the Promoters and/or immediate family members of any employee, director, member, partner, agent or consultant of, or persons indirectly or directly in control or controlled by, the Promoters, the Promoters’ advertising agencies, advisers, dealers, suppliers, service providers, their affiliates and/or associated companies are not eligible to participate in this Competition.
2.2    The prize will only be awarded:
2.2.1 to a natural person as stipulated in these rules, and will not be awarded to any legal entity. Where the winner is a permanent resident, a valid passport and residential permit must be presented in order to be awarded the prize; 
2.2.2    if it is not unlawful to supply the prize to a person in terms of any legislation or public regulation and the Promoters reserve the right to require proof that it will not be unlawful to supply a prize. Should a Prize winner require installation of the Prize at a residential rental property, the winner shall be required to provide confirmation that the owner of the property has assented to the installation of the Prize at the residential rental property.

3.    Agreement and amendments to these terms and conditions

3.1    By entering this Competition, you agree to be bound by these rules which will be interpreted by the Promoters, whose decision regarding any dispute will be final and binding. You may request to be furnished with a copy of the rules at no cost by emailing such request to xoli.mbayimbayi@makro.co.za. 
3.2    The Promoters reserve the right to amend, modify, change, postpone, suspend or terminate this Competition and any prizes (which have not yet been subject to a draw), or any aspect thereof, without notice at any time, for any reason which the Promoters deem reasonably necessary. 
3.3    The Promoters reserve the right to extend the duration of the Competition Period in the event that the Promoters have not received the minimum amount of qualifying entries for the Competition Period.   

4.    Competition Period

This Competition commences on 24 July 2022 and ends on 31 August 2022 (both days inclusive). Any entries received after the close of the Makro store’s operating hours will be invalid and will not be considered. Online purchases made after 23h59 on the last day of the Competition will not be considered.

5.    Prizes 

5.1You agree and understand that you stand a chance to win 1 (One) of 3 (Three) Solar Power Solutions to the value of R169 000.00 (One Hundred and Sixty-Nine Thousand Rand) each. The Solar Power Solutions consist of the following: 8 Kva Inverter, 5 Kva Lithium-ion Batteries,10 x 450 solar panels, installation and Certificate of Compliance. There is no guarantee that you will win a Prize when entering this Competition. 
5.2 The Prizes shall be distributed randomly to 3 (Three) winners randomly drawn from online and in-store qualifying entries received. The Promoters reserve the rights to amend this qualification at their sole and absolute discretion.
5.3 Prizes may not be deferred, changed or exchanged for cash or any other item from Makro, but may be transferred to a third party at the winner’s written instruction.  
5.4    The Promoters reserve the right to substitute the Prizes with any other Prizes of comparable commercial value.
5.5    The Prizes are of a good quality, and have a full warranty provided that the installation is done by the Promoters’ certified installer. Other than as set out herein, and subject to the Consumer Protection Act 68 of 2008, the Promoter does not give any warranties about the Prizes and you agree to accept the Prizes “as is”. Subject to applicable law, you also indemnify the Promoters against any damages that anyone may suffer as a result of the use of a Prize or participation in this Competition, including consequential and economic loss.
5.6    The Prizes do not include any other costs or expenses relating to the Prizes or the enjoyment of the Prizes not expressly specified in these Rules. All taxes, insurances, and/or other expenses resulting from or relating to the Prizes are the sole responsibility of the winner unless otherwise stated. From date of transfer of ownership any and all risk in each Prize will pass to the winner thereof and it will be the winner’s sole responsibility to take out the necessary insurance in respect of the Prize. Accordingly, the Promoters’ and their affiliates will not be responsible for any other expenses which the winners may incur as a result of their acceptance and/or use of a Prize, whether foreseen or not.
5.7    To the extent that any taxes, duties, levies or other charges may be levied on a Prize by the government or any other competent government or regulatory body, the winner’s will be liable therefore, and the Promoters will not increase the value of the Prizes to compensate for such charges.  
5.8    The value of the Prizes include VAT, and the Prizes will be given to the winners at the ruling price which is available to any customer on the day that the items are purchased from the participating store. 

6.    How to enter: 

6.1 You will automatically be entered into the Competition when you purchase any product in-store or online. If you purchase any Eiger, Magneto and mbrand products (“Participating Products”) from a participating Makro store or online platform you will double your entry into the draw. The participating stores are:
Crown Mines
Strubens Valley
Silver Lakes
Cape Gate
Montague Gardens
6.2 Each purchase made during the Competition Period will earn you an entry into the Competition. However, you are only eligible for 1 (One) Prize under this Competition. 
6.3    Your entry will be disqualified if your entry does not meet the qualifying criteria set out above or if any product purchased in connection with this Competition is returned.

7.    Winners: 

7.1    From the qualifying entries, there will be 3 (Three) winners randomly drawn from all participating stores and online entries around the Republic of South Africa. 
7.2    The winners will be randomly selected from eligible Participants for the relevant Competition Period, at the earliest on 1 September 2022, but not later than 3 (Three) months after the closing date of the Competition. 
7.3    The winners will be selected by an independent third party. 
7.4    In order to be eligible to win a prize, you must not have issued dishonoured cheques and payment must have been processed for the Participating Product. You must not have committed any act of fraud or other criminal act against the Promoters.  
7.5    The Results containing the winners name and town/city will be published on the Promoters’ website and other media. Each winner will be required to sign an acknowledgement of receipt of prize. The winners may be requested to be photographed and/or identified in any media, which is inclusive of but not limited to television, radio, print publications and online sites in which the Competition receives exposure, and for future marketing initiatives, with the understanding that a winner may decline such an invitation. 
7.6 A winner will forfeit their prize in the event that he/she fails to comply with the Promoters requirements within the time period provided to him/her by the Promoter in order for the Promoter to process the prize. 

8.    Accuracy of information 

8.1    It is your responsibility to ensure that of all information provided by or on behalf of you to the Promoters is accurate, complete and up-to-date at all times.
8.2    The Promoters will notify a winner of the Prize by contacting the winner using the contact details contained on Makro’s Data Warehouse System. If after any and all reasonable steps are taken in order to contact the winner, the winner cannot be contacted within the prescribed period of time, then the winner will be automatically disqualified and a second draw will be held where the procedure as set out above will be repeated. 

9.    Redemption of the Prize 

9.1    The Promoters will contact each winner in order to arrange for the delivery of the prize to the winners’ designated addresses within the Republic of South Africa.
9.2    The winners will be required to make the property at which installation is to be done accessible to the installer’s work team for the required and agreed period in order for the installation to be completed.
9.3    The Promoters accept no liability for any further and/or additional costs and/or expenses in relation to delivery of the Prizes, and the winners indemnify the Promoters, their directors, employees, shareholders and agents against any claim of whatsoever nature howsoever arising.  

10.    Indemnities

10.1 You enter the Competition entirely at your own risk. The Promoters and their directors, affiliates, members, partners, employees, agents, consultants, suppliers, contractors and/or their subsidiaries, as well as any participating store cannot be held responsible or liable for any accident, injury, harm or loss suffered by any person or entity as a direct or indirect result of entering the Competition or suffered as a direct or indirect result of the utilisation in any way whatsoever of the prize won in terms of the Competition.
10.2 Competition artwork is for illustrative purposes only. Participants hereby agree to release and indemnify the Promoters and their directors, affiliates, members, partners, employees, agents, consultants, suppliers, contractors and subsidiaries and hold them harmless against any and all losses, harm, damages, rights, claims and actions of any kind in connection with the Competition, promotion or special offer or resulting from the participation in the Competition or acceptance, possession, use or receiving of any prize relating to the Competition, including, without limitation, personal injuries, death and property damage, and claims based on publicity rights, defamation or invasion of privacy.
10.3    The Promoters and their service providers, are not responsible for:
10.3.1    incorrect and inaccurate transcription of entry information;  
10.3.2    technical malfunction;
10.3.3    inappropriate images and comments posted by the entry or by the public; 
10.3.4    lost or delayed data transmission, omission, interruption, deletion, line failure or malfunction of any telephone network or computer equipment or software; and/or 
10.3.5    the inability to access any website or online services or any other error.
10.4    This Competition is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook, Instagram or any other social media platform that may be used as an intermediary.

11. Disputes

11.1 In the event of a dispute, the decision of the Competition judges is final and binding and no correspondence will be entered into. 
11.2 For more information or a copy of these Terms and Conditions, please visit www.makro.co.za. Any Promotion related queries may be directed to 0861 4263 2273 or email on service@makro.co.za from Monday to Friday, 08h30 to 17h00.

12.    Rejection or Forfeiture of Prize

If a winner fails to comply with any of these rules or the terms of acceptance of the Prize, or if they refuse to sign the Promoters’ winner’s declaration or the Promoters’ winner’s prize acceptance form, this will be construed as a rejection of the Prize and then, without prejudice to any other remedy which the Promoters may have, the winner will be automatically disqualified and will forfeit the Prize.  

13.    Data Protection

13.1 You hereby consent to the Promoters using and processing your personal information in accordance with the Protection of Personal Information Act 4 of 2013 (“POPIA”) in order to process your entry as stated herein as well as for any marketing and future promotions, if opted in. 
13.2 The Participant can refer to the Privacy Notice available at https://www.massmart.co.za/privacy-centre to confirm how the Promoters will process their Personal Information.
13.3 Any personal information relating to the winner or a Participant will be used solely in accordance with the CPA and POPIA and will not be disclosed to a third party unless authorised to do so in terms of POPIA.
13.4 By participating in the Competition, you consent to the sharing your personal information between the Promoters and its service providers, and affiliates, including holding and subsidiary companies.   
13.5 By posting any content, images, or comments on any of the Promoters’ public and/or social media platforms or by sending any such content to the Promoters, a Participant consent to and gives the Promoters a world-wide royalty free licence to reproduce, modify, adapt and publish such content, images or comments for the purposes of promoting the Promoters’ products and/or services.