Competition Terms & Conditions “YOUR OPINION COUNTS”
The competition is organized by company Lidl Cyprus, hereinafter “organizer”. Participation in the competition is exclusively and only subject to the term cited herein. Participating in the competition entails the unreserved acceptance of the following terms and conditions.
1. Who can participate in the competition?
Any individual residing in Cyprus can participate in the competition on his/her own behalf, if said individual is at least 18 years old and has visited a Lidl Cyprus shop. Participation in the competition is free of charge and independent of the evaluation which has been previously offered.
The employees of all Lidl companies are excluded from participating in the competition.
The competition shall begin on 01.11.2019 at 00:00 hours (Eastern European Time) and will end on 31.01.2020 at 23:59 (EET). (“Entry Period”).
2. How many times can I participate?
Each participant reserves the right of one entry for each monthly draw carried out in the context of repeated monthly draws which will take place on the first working day of the next month on each occasion, beginning on 01/09/2019. Multiple entries or the provision of false information when entering the competition may lead to exclusion of the competition. Participation is each monthly draw is possible up until 23:59 of the last day of the current month on each occasion by clicking on the button “Enter Competition” in the website of Lidl Cyprus. The digitally protocoled time stamped entry point for the entire set of participation data to the system is of paramount importance. It is explicitly clarified that entries which may take place after the end of the competition, or after its extension or shortening, per case applicable, will automatically and as of right be considered void, non-existence, bearing no effect and not binding anyone, while they will grant absolutely no right to the prize.
3. How can I participate in the competition?
A necessary condition for participating in the competition is to participate in the buying experience survey carried out and available on www.lidl.com.cy. After the participant has answered all the questions, he/she must click on the “Enter Competition” button. After the participant has entered his/her personal information in the corresponding forms (cf. relevant point 4 below) and provided he/she correctly answers the question “Which of the following colours is part of the Lidl logo?” A. Black, B. Blue, C. Purple, he/she can thus participate in the competition. By clicking the “Submit” button, the participant confirms the full and unreserved acceptance of all participation terms and conditions.
4. What information is necessary in order to participate?
Besides verifying the acceptance of the competition’s terms & conditions, in order to participate to the competition participants must provide their personal information so that the prize may be send to them in case they win. Each participant is solely and exclusively responsibly for the full and correct completion and submission of his/her information. Incomplete or incorrect or untrue completion of the participant’s information grants the organizer the right to exclude said participant from the competition. The following information must be entered to the electronic participation document:
5. What happens to my personal information?
The personal information necessary to carry out the competition are stored exclusively and only for this purpose and used only in the context of this particular competition. Within this framework, data are subject to electronic processing and used in compliance with the legal provisions on the protection of such data.
Data are kept only for so long as it is necessary in the context of this declaration and in compliance with the rules of applicable Law. After the competition’s purpose has been fulfilled, data are erased.
No disclosure to third parties by transmission of data is carried out.
In case the participant so wishes, the option to register for our newsletter is also offered (by clicking on the corresponding icon), Reception of the newsletter is subject to the terms on the protection of personal information that you will find here.
By participating in the competition, each participant is deemed to consent and voluntarily provide his/her personal information for processing by the data controller, namely company Lidl Cyprus, for the purpose of carrying out the aforementioned competition. Processing is performed in order for this competition to take place based on the legal obligation for its realization, as defined in the entry terms, also including the publication of the aforementioned competition (indicatively: posting/publication of the winners’ names). The processing of personal information is performed pursuant to the provisions in the General Regulation and other standing legislation on the Protection of Personal Data. Pursuant to the provisions in articles 13 up to and including 15 of the General Data Protection Regulation, you reserve, as subjects of the data, the right to be informed and the right to access the personal data regarding your person. Moreover, you reserve, pursuant to the conditions cited therein and the other legal specifications, the right to rectification, pursuant to article 16 of the General Data Protection Regulation; the right to erasure (‘right to be forgotten’), pursuant to article 17 of GDPR; the right to restriction of processing, pursuant to article 18 of GDPR; the right to data portability, pursuant to article 20 of GDPR and the right to object to processing, pursuant to article 21 of GDPR. You may exercise your rights at any time, by sending a relevant request to e-mail address firstname.lastname@example.org. Moreover, the subjects of the data reserve the right to file a complaint with the supervisory authority, pursuant to the legislation above.
You can find more information regarding our data protection policy here.
6. When are winners drawn?
10 winners will be drawn each month from all those participating in the competition and each winner shall receive a €30 coupon/gift card. Winners are chosen by drawing by lot carried out by the organizer in the presence of a lawyer and ensuring random selection, on the first day of the next month on each occasion (01/09/2019, 01/10/2019, 01/11/2019). Should the first day not be a working day, the drawing deadline shall be extended until the next working day. The winner will then be notified by the customer service department within seven days from the day by means of the e-mail address or telephone number disclosed. The winner’s postal address will be requested of him/her in the context of this communication, in order for the coupon/gift card to be send by registered mail.
In case the winner does not show up within a deadline of 14 days from being notified, he/she forfeits his/her claim on the prize and a substitute winner is selected following the same procedure and under the same terms and conditions. In case where, despite the organizer’s best efforts, it is rendered impossible for the organizer to contact the winner, the organizer bears no liability or responsibility for the award of the prize. Individual coupons are personal, nontransferable and non-inheritable. It is not possible for them to be paid in cash, or be redeemed against other goods or for the coupons to be replaced or exchanged, even in the case they are stolen, lost or altered.
7. Is there anything else I should take into account?
In case where individual terms included in the present terms for participating are or become ineffectual, this fact does not affect the force and effect of the other terms for participating. The organizer reserves the right to amend the participation terms and to definitely or provisionally interrupt the competition on grounds of material reasons which would jeopardize the integrity of the competition, or in case the organizer is so ordered by a public authority.
Moreover, the organizer can void entries in case where the information provided by participants are incomplete, offend the image of the organizer, public morality or fair practice, public decency etc. The organizer bears no liability and cannot be held responsible for technical or other problems outside his sphere of influence. Participants/lucky winners do not thus gain or acquire absolutely any right on the trademarks and other distinctive signs of the organizer. Due process is excluded. The terms governing this competition have been submitted to law firm L. PAPAPHILIPPOU & Co. LLC, 17 Ifigenias Street, 2007 Strovolos, Nicosia, Cyprus, telephone number 22271000 (Attorney in charge: Christakis Christofidis), from where any interested party can obtain a copy, at their own expense.