Travelstart 11th Birthday Celebration Competition
(22 Aug 2017)

Travelstart 11th Birthday Expresso

Celebrate and Win with Travelstart!

How to enter:
SMS the keyword "TRAVEL”, followed by your correct email address to 33728 within the Competition Period.

Competition details:
Entries for the Competition will open at 6h00 on Tuesday, 1 August 2017 and will close at 23h59 on Thursday, 31 August 2017 (Competition Period).

Terms and conditions apply!



Important clauses which may limit our responsibility, place an obligation on you to indemnify us, involve an acknowledgment of any fact or involve some risk for you will be in bold and italics. You must pay special attention to these clauses.

  1. Introduction

1.1.              The Expresso Travelstart 11th Birthday Celebration Competition (Competition) will be run by Cardova Trading (Pty) Ltd in association with the Travelstart Online Operations Proprietary Limited (Travelstart).
(collectively the organisers/we/us/our).
1.2.              Each person entering the Competition (entrants/you/your) and/or accepting the Prize in terms of this Competition agrees and accepts that the Competition rules as set out in these terms and conditions are binding on him/her.

  1. Competition Period

Entries for the Competition will open at 6h30 on Tuesday, 1 August 2017 and will close at 23h59 on Thursday, 31 August 2017 (Competition Period).

  1. Who can enter

3.1.              In order to be eligible to enter the Competition:
3.1.1.                          you must be a legal, permanent resident of the Republic of South Africa;
3.1.2.                          you must be 18 (eighteen) years of age or older; and
3.1.3.                          you must be a natural person.
3.2.              Notwithstanding clause 3.1, you are not eligible to enter this Competition if:
3.2.1.                          you are a director, member, partner, employee, agent or consultant of the organisers of the Competition, or any other person who directly or indirectly controls or is controlled by the organisers;
3.2.2.                          you are an immediate family member of any of the persons specified in clause 3.2.1; or
3.2.3.                          you are a supplier of goods or services in connection with the Competition.

  1. How to Enter

4.1.              SMS the keyword "TRAVEL" followed by your correct email address to 33728 within the Competition Period.
4.2.              Once you meet the requirements set out in clause 3 above and this clause 4, you will automatically be entered into the prize draw.
4.3.              You may enter the Competition as many times as you like to increase your chances of winning.
4.4.              SMS' will be charged at R 1.50 (one rand and fifty cents) per SMS entry. Free or bundled SMS' do not apply.

  1. How the winners are determined

5.1.              We will randomly draw 1 (one) person (Winner) by means of an automated system within 3 (three) days from the closing date of the Competition.
5.2.              Travelstart will contact the Winner within 7 (seven) days from the prize draw via email and/or on the cell phone number from which the entry was sent. If a Winner is not contactable within 7 (seven) days from the prize draw, and after Travelstart made at least 2 (two) attempts to contact the Winner, that Winner will forfeit the prize and we shall have the right to select a different Winner on the same conditions except that we will only be required to make 1 (one) attempt to contact each further Winner drawn.
5.3.              The Winner will be required to provide a copy of his/her Identification Document as required in terms of the Consumer Protection Act, 68 of 2008. If the Winner fails to provide a copy of his/her Identification Document within 72 (seventy-two) hours from being requested to do so, the Winner will forfeit the Prize and shall have no claim against us.

  1. The Prize

6.1.              The Winner will receive 2 (two) economy class return flights from either Cape Town, Johannesburg or Durban to Ibiza, Spain and back (for the Winner and a guest) worth up to a total of R 25 000.00 (twenty-five thousand rand) (Prize/Flights), subject to the below provisions.
6.2.              The Prize must be redeemed and Flights must be used by 1 September 2018, failing which it will be forfeited and the Winner shall have no claim against us.
6.3.              The Flights cannot be used during peak times, which include (without limitation) school holidays and long weekends.
6.4.              Flights are subject to availability (including class availability) for specific dates requested by the Winner and may not be upgraded.
6.5.              Routing of Flights and validity periods may not be changed.
6.6.              Travelstart will select airlines and flight times at their sole discretion with consideration of suggested dates provided by the Winner and no further discussions will be entered into with respect to rerouting, stop-overs and the like.
6.7.              The Prize is limited to the Flights only and excludes all items not mentioned in clause 6.1. Without limiting the generality of the aforesaid, the Prize specifically excludes any visa costs, airport transfers, accommodation, spending money, travel insurance, overweight charges or all other incidentals, which will be for the Winner’s account.
6.8.              Travelstart will contact the Winner per email and/or telephone to provide all necessary information with respect to redeeming the Prize.
6.9.              The Winner and/or guest will be responsible obtaining a valid passport and the necessary visas in order to redeem the Prize. If the Winner is for any reason not able to redeem the Prize, the Prize will be forfeited and the Winner shall have no claim against us.
6.10.           The Prize, or any part thereof, may not be exchanged for cash any other item. The Prize is strictly non-transferable and non-negotiable.
6.11.           We reserve the right to substitute the Prize, or part thereof, with any other prize of a similar commercial value.
6.12.           Please note that in order to stand a chance of winning the Prize, you must stay subscribed to the Travelstart database, referred to in 7.8 below, as for the period until the Winner has been confirmed and announced on social media.

  1. General

7.1.              Any reference to the organisers includes the directors, members, partners, agents or consultants of the organisers, where the context allows for it.
7.2.              In case of a dispute regarding the identity of a Winners herein, the owner of the SIM card used to enter the Competition will be deemed the Winner, even though the handset may have been used by another individual to enter the Competition.
7.3.              We reserve the right to amend these terms and conditions within the Competition Period should it be deemed necessary in our sole and unfettered discretion.
7.4.              Travelstart reserves the right to cancel this Competition at any time during the Competition Period for any reason at their sole discretion.
7.5.              The organisers' decision regarding any matter concerning the Competition and/or arising out of these terms and conditions, including the determination of the Winner, is final and no correspondence will be entered into.
7.6.              Where relevant, if a Winner does not accept the Prize as required herein, if an entry is not valid for whatever reason, if a Winner has breached these terms and conditions, if a Winner renounces the Prize or we deem such Winner to have renounced the Prize, we reserve the right to declare the Prize forfeited and/or choose a new Winner.
7.7.              Nothing in these terms and conditions is intended to, or must be understood to, unlawfully restrict, limit or avoid any rights or obligations, as the case may be, created for either the entrants or the organisers in terms of the Consumer Protection Act, 68 of 2008.
7.8.              We will need to process your personal information to validate your entry as well as to contact you for marketing purposes and, if you are a Winner, to make the Prize available to you. By entering this Competition, you specifically and expressly consent to us processing your personal information for these purposes and for Travelstart contacting you for marketing purposes. You may unsubscribe from the Travelstart database at any time.
7.9.              We assume no risk and/or liability whatsoever for the failure of any technical element in the Competition which may result in your entry not being successfully submitted and/or the Winner not successfully receiving or taking up the Prize.
7.10.           Once the Winner accepts the Prize, the Winner accepts the Prize at his/her own risk.
7.11.           We assume no liability whatsoever for any direct or indirect loss, harm or damage arising from your participation and/or any use of the Prize awarded in terms of the Competition. All persons, entering this Competition, indemnify and hold us harmless for any loss, damage, harm, death or injury (whether arising from negligence or otherwise) which may be sustained as a result of his/her participation in this Competition and/or his/her use of the Prize, or the use of the Prize by a third party.
7.12.           If required by the Minister of Trade and Industry, the National Consumer Commission or for whatever other reason, we will have the right to modify or terminate this Competition with immediate effect and without notice of such modification or termination. In such event, all entrants hereby waive any rights, which they may have against us and hereby acknowledge that they will have no recourse or claim of any nature whatsoever against us.

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