Learn more aboutCompetitions

Being a part of our family means that you'll have access to a ton of fun & fabulous competitions throughout the year! Who doesn't love a freebie, right?

Competitions

Stand a chance to win either your own ‘ultimate checkout’ list of items across Takealot, Superbalist and Mr D Food up to a maximum aggregate value of R5,000 (collectively your “Ultimate Checkout”), otherwise a R5,000 Takealot Gift Voucher (each a “Voucher Prize”), in each case as described further below.

  1. Promoter: This competition is promoted by Takealot Online (RF) (Pty) Ltd (reg. no. 2010/020248/07) (“Takealot.com”, “Takealot”, “us”, “we” or “our”).

  1. Competition Period: This competition runs from 08h00 on Tuesday, 24 August 2021 until 16h00 on Thursday, 26 August 2021 (“Competition Period”). No entries will be accepted after 16h00 on Thursday, 26 August 2021.

  1. Who can enter: You are entitled to participate in this competition if: (i) you are a natural person who is at least 18 years old and who resides in South Africa; and (ii) it is lawful for you to be awarded the particular prize. You may NOT participate if you are a supplier of goods or services in connection with this competition, or if you are a director, member, partner, employee, agent of, or consultant to Takealot or Superbalist or Mr D Food, or any other entity which directly or indirectly controls or is controlled by Takealot or Superbalist or Mr D Food, or if you are any of the aforementioned persons’ spouse, life partner, parent, child, brother, sister or business partner, or if you have won any other prize from Takealot within the three months prior to the start of the Competition Period.

  1. How to enter: This competition is run collectively on the takealot.com, superbalist.com and mrdfood.com websites (including related Takealot, Superbalist and Mr D Food mobi-sites and software applications) and Takealot’s Facebook and Instagram social media accounts, and you will need to have valid Takealot, Superbalist and Mr D Food accounts PLUS a valid Facebook and/or Instagram account to participate. To enter you must log in to Facebook or Instagram, visit Takealot’s official Facebook or Instagram page (each a “Qualifying Social Media Page”) and look for the post related to The Ultimate Checkout Now On Social Media Competition, AND THEN:

  • on 24 August 2021, comment on or reply to the competition post with a visually clear image of your Ultimate Checkout (collectively a “Qualifying Entry”). Each such Qualifying Entry per Qualifying Social Media Page will be automatically entered into the corresponding draw, and you will stand a chance to win either your Ultimate Checkout if the aggregate value thereof is R5,000 or less, otherwise a corresponding Voucher Prize. Note that should you at any stage act in contravention of section 5 below, your entry will be withdrawn from the competition; and/or

  • on 25 August 2021, comment on or reply to the competition post with a visually clear image of your Ultimate Checkout. Each such Qualifying Entry per Qualifying Social Media Page will be automatically entered into the corresponding draw, and you will stand a chance to win either your Ultimate Checkout if the aggregate value thereof is R5,000 or less, otherwise a corresponding Voucher Prize. Note that should you at any stage act in contravention of section 5 below, your entry will be withdrawn from the competition; and/or

  • on 26 August 2021, comment on or reply to the competition post with a visually clear image of your Ultimate Checkout. Each such Qualifying Entry per Qualifying Social Media Page will be automatically entered into the corresponding draw, and you will stand a chance to win either your Ultimate Checkout if the aggregate value thereof is R5,000 or less, otherwise a corresponding Voucher Prize. Note that should you at any stage act in contravention of section 5 below, your entry will be withdrawn from the competition.

  1. Content of your entry: Your entry may not: (i) contain any foul language, obscenities, defamation, hate speech or any otherwise inappropriate content in our sole discretion; nor (ii) contain any content which may be harmful to Takealot.com or its associated companies in any way; nor (iii) infringe the intellectual property or other rights of Takealot.com, its associated companies or any third party. We reserve the right to remove entries which we deem to be in contravention of this section 5.

  1. How many times you can enter: You may enter this competition as many times as you wish during the Competition Period. Each Qualifying Entry per Qualifying Social Media Page (completed as described in section 4 above) will give you one entry into the corresponding draw. Please note that each additional entry to your first entry must be different.

  1. Entry fees: There are no entry fees to participate in this competition, and no additional charges involved in acting as set out in section 4 above.

  1. Prize: We will randomly select three winners who entered via Facebook, and three winners who entered via Instagram (i.e. six winners in total), in accordance with section 9 below. Each winner will receive either their Ultimate Checkout if the aggregate value thereof is R5,000 or less (i.e. not transferable and may not be exchanged for cash), otherwise the particular winner will receive a corresponding Voucher Prize (i.e. valid for three years from the date of issue, and not transferable and may not be exchanged for cash).

  1. Winner: The first set of two winners will be chosen from the successful Qualifying Entries received on 24 August 2021 (i.e. one winner per Qualifying Social Media Page), by way of random draw at or before 16h00 on 24 August 2021. The second set of two winners will be chosen from the successful Qualifying Entries received on 25 August 2021 (i.e. one winner per Qualifying Social Media Page), by way of random draw at or before 16h00 on 25 August 2021. The third and final set of two winners will be chosen from the successful Qualifying Entries received on 26 August 2021 (i.e. one winner per Qualifying Social Media Page), by way of random draw at or before 16h00 on 26 August 2021. Each winner and his/her corresponding prize will be announced by way of direct message to his/her applicable Facebook or Instagram account at 17h00 on the same day following the relevant draw. We will then send a direct message to request his/her name, surname, email address, ID number, delivery address and telephone number (“Participant Information”). We will make two direct attempts to obtain such information. Once we have received this information and validated the particular winner, we will deliver or otherwise arrange delivery of the corresponding prize to him/her as soon as possible, subject to section 10 below. Proof of identity and a completed competition release form will be required in order to validate the particular winner. We will select winners who have taken the steps set out in section 4 above and who are in compliance with these terms and conditions by way of random draw, at our sole discretion. Regarding the application of these terms and conditions and the selection of a winner and his/her prize in terms hereof, our decision is final and no correspondence will be entered into with a competition participant other than the particular winner.

  1. Disqualification of winner: There are certain situations in which a winner will be disqualified from receipt of his/her prize, namely: (i) he/she fails to provide Participant Information within 72 hours of it being requested by us for the second time; (ii) he/she is found to have contravened any other term or condition set out herein; or (iii) in anticipation of delivery of the corresponding Voucher Prize, he/she refuses to or cannot provide reasonably sufficient documentation to verify his/her identity, or refuses to or cannot provide a completed competition release form. In the event of disqualification of a particular winner, we will be entitled in our sole discretion to select another winner from amongst the competition participants.

  1. Use of participant and winner information: By participating in this competition, you consent to the use by Takealot.com or a third party nominated by Takealot.com of your Participant Information, so that your name and surname can be announced as a winner and the corresponding prize can be delivered to you. The particular winner may also be asked to permit the use of his/her image in marketing material, to participate in marketing activities, to permit Takealot the use of the image uploaded in marketing material, and/or be present when the relevant draw is taking place or he/she is announced as a winner, but he/she will be entitled to decline to do so. By entering this competition, you consent that Takealot.com can use the contents of the competition submission / your winning Qualifying Entry for marketing purposes.

  1. Unforeseen events: In the event of unforeseen circumstances or causes beyond our reasonable control, we reserve the right to cancel this competition (before entries are received), to change the number or nature of the prize at any time (on notice to you), or to change the terms and conditions of this competition at our discretion (provided that we will not change the conditions for participation or conditions for being awarded the particular prize, as stated herein).

  1. Rules: By participating in this competition, you agree to all the competition terms and conditions set out above and the Takealot Privacy Policy (accessible at https://www.takealot.com/help/privacy-policy), as well as the Takealot Terms and Conditions relating to Gift Vouchers and Coupons (if applicable, and accessible at https://www.takealot.com/help/promotional-codes-tcs), without exception.