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Debit MasterCard MasterPass Promotion Terms and Conditions

The terms set out below (Terms) govern the participation in and implementation of related administrative matters pertaining to the Contest to be conducted by Mastercard Asia/Pacific Pte Ltd, a company with office at 152 Beach Road #35-00, The Gateway East, Singapore 189721 (Mastercard).

  1. Contest Period
    1. This spend and win contest (Contest) will run from July 10, 2017 till October 1, 2017.
  2. Eligibility 
    1. Subject to these Terms and Conditions, ONLY the following categories of persons who are residents of South Africa (Country) are eligible to participate in this Contest (collectively, Eligible Persons and each, an Eligible Person):
      1. An xisting cardholder of a Debit Mastercard or Maestro cards issued in South Africa by any of the issuing financial institutions of the South Africa participating in the Contest and which has published these Terms (Relevant Cards); and
      2. In order to be eligible for the Contest, participants are required to download the Masterpass App from the respective app stores (available from South African banks). They require mobile phone or similar electronic communications device to access the Masterpass App.
      3. A person who is using Relevant Cards inside any Masterpass wallet or app issued in South Africa for any purchases at point of sale, or in e-commerce shops, i.e. for making Masterpass transactions with Relevant Cards inside the Country (Relevant Transactions).
    2. The following persons are NOT eligible to participate in this Contest:
      1. permanent and/or contract employees of Mastercard (including its subsidiaries and related companies), including their respective immediate family members, meaning parents, spouses, children and siblings;
      2. representatives and/or agents (including advertising agents and contest management agents) of Mastercard, including their respective immediate family members, meaning parents, spouses, children and siblings;
      3. holder(s) of a Relevant Card(s) not issued in the Country;
      4. holder(s) of Relevant Card(s) that are not making payments with Masterpass app(s);
      5. holder(s) of a Relevant Card(s) who is (are) in default of any facilities granted by their issuing financial institution and/or Mastercard at any time during the Contest Period, subject to Mastercard’s discretion; and/or
      6. any cardholder of a Relevant Card who has committed or suspected to have committed any fraudulent or wrongful acts in relation to his/her Relevant Card Account or any facility of service granted by their issuing financial institution and/or Mastercard.
  3. How to Participate:
    1. Eligible Persons are registered with the Contest automatically by satisfying the requirement in clause D.1 (collectively, Participants and each a Participant).
    2. An Eligible Person with multiple Relevant Cards, including his/her supplementary card(s), shall be automatically included into the Contest.
  4. Contest Mechanics:
    1. Person who, during the Contest Period, uses his/her Relevant Card for the Relevant Transactions is automatically entitled to the Contest Entry(ies). No registration or application to the Contest is required.
  5. Winners:
    1. Persons are entitled to one lucky draw chance in the Contest as of one Relevant Transaction with the Relevant Card during the Contest Period.
    2. Eligible Persons with more Relevant Cards will have an opportunity to win more Prizes but maximum one with each Relevant Card in the Contest Period.
    3. Mastercard will select winner(s) (Winner(s)) by conducting automated algorithmic draws, whereby Winner(s) will be selected at random from the total pool of valid entries by Eligible Persons and Relevant Transactions.
    4. Selection of the Winners will take place on a weekly base, with the first  lucky draw taking place seven (7) days after Contest Period start date of July 3, 2017
    5. Selection of the Winners will be based exclusively on the mobile numbers of Eligible Persons who made Relevant Transactions during the Contest Period.
  6. Prizes:
    1. Prizes to be given away weekly starting from the second week of the Contest Period will be eighty-four (84) e-vouchers worth R 1000 each. E-vouchers will be valid only for purchases at South Africa e-commerce retailer called Takealot.com. The validity of the e-vouchers is not limited.
    2. Winners will receive an automated SMS notification with the e-voucher details. Plus, a message within Masterpass app or so called in-app message will be sent to them.
    3. Selection of the winners and communication via SMS notifications will be conducted by Mastercard trusted vendor Digitata Limited.
    4. Mastercard will not ask for, nor receive, any cardholder identifying data.
    5. The following additional terms and conditions shall apply to the Prizes:
      1. All prizes are given “as is” basis and are not transferable, nor exchangeable for credit or kind whether in part or in full;
      2. All costs, fees and/or expenses incurred or to be incurred by the Winner in relation to the Contest and/or to claim the Prize(s), are the sole responsibility of the Winners.  The Winners(s) must abide by all laws and regulations currently in place and the terms and conditions of the party(ies) arranging and/or providing the Prize and the terms and conditions attached to the Prize, if any.  The Winner(s) shall be wholly responsible for the payment of all taxes, insurance and/or other miscellaneous charges relating to the Prizes.  Mastercard will not be responsible or bear the cost of any other incidental costs;
      3. To the fullest extent permitted by law, there are no, and Mastercard expressly excludes and disclaims any, representations, warranties, or endorsements, expressed or implied, written or oral, including but not limited to, any warranty of quality, merchantability or suitability or fitness for a particular purpose in respect of the Prizes;
      4. For the avoidance of doubt, the Prizes are provided by Mastercard’s suppliers.  The Eligible Persons, Participants and/or Winners hereby acknowledge and agree that Mastercard excludes all warranty and/or liability in connection with the awarded prizes and/or the Contest.  Participants shall assume full liability and responsibility in case of any liability, mishap, injury, loss, damage, claim or accident (including personal injury and/or death) resulting from their participation in the Contest, redemption and/or usage of the prizes.  Mastercard shall not be held responsible for any loss, damage or injury (including death) in any manner whatsoever suffered by the Participants as a result of the participation in the Contest and/or the use of the Prizes which is not due to the fault of and/or negligence of Mastercard.
      5. The title in the Prizes and any risk of loss or damage to the Prizes will pass to the Winners upon delivery of the Prizes to such Winners.  Mastercard shall not be liable for or obliged to recognize or replace any defective, lost, damaged or stolen Prizes where such defect, loss or damage in respect of the Prize is not due to the fault and/or negligence of Mastercard;
      6. Mastercard shall not be responsible for any defect or any other loss or damage that may be suffered in connection with any of the Prizes.  Any dispute in relation to the warranty or quality of any Prize or any terms and conditions in respect thereof shall be settled directly between the relevant Winner and the relevant supplier.  Mastercard will bear no responsibility for resolving any dispute and the Winner must liaise directly with the relevant supplier and not Mastercard in this regard.  If the supplier is unable to supply the same model of the Prize(s), Mastercard reserves the right to substitute any Prize(s) with another product of similar retail value.
  7. Consent:
    1. Eligible Persons, Participants and/or Winners who participate in this Contest are deemed to have expressly agreed to be bound by these Terms and Conditions (as varied or changed), the decisions of Mastercard and/or the judges and, to the fullest extent permitted by law, to have consented to and authorized Mastercard to disclose their particulars to the third party service providers engaged by Mastercard for purposes of the Contest.  Mastercard warrants that the disclosure of such particulars to any third party service providers shall be limited to the Eligible Persons’ or Participants’ or Winners’ telephone numbers and shall be used only in relation to and for purposes of the Contest. Mastercard’s decision on all matters relating to the Contest (including the interpretation of these Terms and Conditions) shall be final and binding and no further correspondence or attempt to dispute such decision would be entertained.
    2. Each of the Eligible Persons, Participants and/or Winners may give his/her consent and authorization to Mastercard to use his/her name and any photographs taken or other information approved by the Eligible Persons, Participants and/or Winners for current and future advertising and publicity purposes relating to the Contest by signing the Photo Release Form.  Eligible Persons, Participants and/or Winners, by virtue of signing the Photo Release Form, also agree to be featured in any publicity material relating to the Contest.  No fee will be paid to the Winners for any of the foregoing.
  8. Data Protection & Privacy:
    1. Mastercard will be collecting and using data relating to Relevant Transactions in connection with selecting Winners of the Prizes.
    2. Any personal information will be used by us in accordance with Mastercard’s privacy policy, currently located at http://www.Mastercard.com/za/consumer/mp_privacy_policy.html
  9.   Miscellaneous:
    1. In he event that a Prize is awarded to Eligible Persons, Participants and/or Winners who or in the event that a Participant:
      1. is not eligible to participate in the Contest and/or receive the Prize; and/ or,
      2. has committed or is suspected of committing any misconduct, fraudulent or wrongful acts, Mastercard reserves the right to disqualify such Eligible Persons, Participants and/or Winners from participating int he Contest and/or receiving the Prize.
    2. Mastercard’s decision on all matters relating to the Contest will be final and binding.
    3. To the fullest extent permitted by law, by participating in this Contest, each and every Participant is agreeing that he/she will not hold Mastercard and its officers, servants, employees, representatives and/or agents (including without limitation, any third party service providers that Mastercard may engage for the purposes of this Contest), liable for any loss or damages that he/she may incur, in connection with the Contest.
    4. Mastercard will not be liable for any default due to any war, riot, strike, lockout, industrial action, fire, flood, drought, storm, epidemic, pandemic, technical or system failure or any event beyond the reasonable control of Mastercard.
    5. Mastercard reserves the right as it deems fit to vary or change any of these terms and conditions from time to time or cancel, terminate, withdraw, or suspend this Contest and/or replace this Contest with another similar promotion, Contest or program with prior notice.  Such variation, changes, cancellation, termination, withdrawal or suspension will be notified via the participating issuing financial institutions or in any other manner as Mastercard deems fit.  In this respect, the Participants participation in this Contest also signifies his/her agreement to access the Website at regular intervals to view these terms and conditions and to ensure that they are kept up-to-date with any variations or changes which Mastercard may effect from time to time.  Eligible Persons, Participants and/or Winners also agree that their continued participation in this Contest will constitute their acceptance of these terms and conditions (as varied from time to time).  For the avoidance of doubt, any cancellation, termination, withdrawal or suspension by Mastercard of this Contest will not entitle the Participant to any compensation against Mastercard for any and all loss or damage that may be suffered or incurred by the Eligible Persons, Participants and/or Winners as a direct or indirect result of the act of cancellation, termination, withdrawal or suspension.
    6. Any term and condition applicable to this Contest which is illegal, prohibited or unenforceable under any law or regulation shall be ineffective to the extent of such illegality, voidness, prohibition or unenforceability without invalidating the remaining provisions.
    7. These Terms and Conditions are governed by and construed under the laws of New York State, USA (Laws) excluding conflict-of-laws or similar provisions under those Laws that would mandate or permit the application of the laws of any other jurisdiction.  The parties submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of New York State, US
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