Terms and Conditions

Competition

  1. La Trobe University (ABN 64 804 735 113) (“La Trobe”) is conducting a competition called the Stay Connected and Win Competition(“Competition”).
  2. These terms and conditions apply to the Competition and by submitting your entry you agree to be bound by these terms and conditions. Any entry that does not comply with these terms and conditions may be deemed invalid and ineligible to win a prize.
  3. The Competition is open from 11 February 2021 to 4pm 9 December 2021 (“Competition Period”).  Any entry received after the expiry of the Competition Period will be deemed invalid. No responsibility is accepted for late, lost, delayed or misdirected entries. La Trobe reserves the right to extend the Competition Period in its sole discretion.

Entry

  1. The Competition is open to residents of Victoria only.
  2. Entrants must not be currently enrolled as a student at La Trobe.
  3. Entrants less than 18 years old must obtain the consent of a parent or guardian to enter. La Trobe may request photographic ID as proof of an entrant’s age and request written evidence of parental or guardian consent (if applicable). Any entrant that is unable or unwilling to provide the requested information will not be eligible to win a prize. La Trobe will not award or deliver the prize to an entrant under 18 years old unless La Trobe can confirm to its satisfaction that parental consent has been obtained.
  4. Entry into the Competition is free.
  5. To enter, entrants must complete and submit the Competition entry card available from La Trobe or on the Competition website at: latrobe.edu.au/stayconnected.
  6. Entrants may enter the Competition once.
  7. By submitting an entry, each entrant warrants to La Trobe that:
    1. if below 18 years of age, they have the permission of their parent or guardian to enter the Competition;
    2. all details provided with their entry are true and accurate
    3. the entrant owns or has the right to submit their entry for this Competition;
    4. their entry, and La Trobe’s use of their entry, will not:
  • infringe any person’s copyright or other intellectual property rights;
  • infringe any person’s privacy rights or any applicable privacy laws; or
  • breach any other laws.
  1. Each entrant grants to La Trobe a perpetual, royalty-free licence to use, reproduce, publish and communicate their entry, including a right to sublicense it to other parties (including posting on La Trobe’s social media accounts) in any format for the purpose of the Competition and for La Trobe’s marketing and promotional purposes.

Judging and Prizes

  1. La Trobe will hold 4 prize draws at its Melbourne Campus, where 1 entrant will be randomly selected at each draw to win a prize (“Prize Winners”) (total of 4 Prize Winners).  The draws will take place on the following dates:
    • Monday 31 May 2021
    • Friday 30 July 2021
    • Friday 30 September 2021; and
    • Friday 10 December 2021
  2. The prizes will consist of electronic goods, that may include a JB HIFI voucher, valued up to $1,000 per draw. The total prize pool for this Competition is $4,000 in the form of vouchers or electronic goods.
  3. The prizes cannot be redeemed for cash.
  4. The Prize Winners will be notified by phone or email using the details provided on their entry. Prize Winners will also be published on La Trobe’s website and social media accounts.
  5. The decisions of La Trobe regarding Prize Winners are final and will be binding on each entrant. No correspondence or communications will be entered into. If after reasonable efforts a Prize Winner cannot be contacted, cannot accept a prize or is deemed to be ineligible to enter the Competition, La Trobe reserves the right to select a different Prize Winner.
  6. If any event prevents or hinders the Competition or La Trobe’s ability to deliver a prize, La Trobe may in its absolute discretion cancel the Competition, select another Prize Winner or provide a similar prize of equivalent value.
  7. La Trobe may refuse to award a prize, or seek its recovery, in the event of the relevant entrant’s fraud, dishonesty, or non-entitlement under, or breach of, these terms and conditions.

Personal information

  1. Each entrant consents to La Trobe using any personal information supplied or connected with their entry for the purposes of the Competition and for La Trobe’s marketing and promotional purposes, including communicating to the entrant information about La Trobe courses and events.
  2. La Trobe handles personal information in accordance with its Privacy Policy and Procedure which is available at: www.latrobe.edu.au/privacy

Disclaimer and liability

  1. La Trobe accepts no responsibility for invalid, misdirected, lost or delayed entries, any incorrect or inaccurate information, any equipment or technical error, or for any defect in, theft, destruction, unauthorised access to or alteration of any entry.
  2. To the extent permitted by law, La Trobe will not be liable for any injury, damages, expenses, or loss whatsoever (whether direct or indirect) to persons or property as a result of any person entering the Competition or accepting or using any prize, including without limitation non-receipt of any prize.
  3. To the extent permitted by law, all warranties in respect of the prize, whether express, implied, statutory or otherwise, are excluded. To the extent such warranties cannot be excluded by law but liability can lawfully be limited, liability is limited at La Trobe’s option to replacing the prize or the cost of replacing the prize or acquiring an equivalent item.
  4. This competition is conducted under, and must be construed by, the laws of the state of Victoria and the laws of Victoria govern the terms and conditions of this Competition.