1. Participation in the Hero SA Refuse Bags Competition (Competition), which is operated by Flexible Packages Convertors (Proprietary) Limited (Flexible Packages Convertors), is governed by these terms and conditions (T&C’s). You are encouraged to review these T&C’s before entering the Competition.
  2. By participating in the Competition, you agree to be bound by these T&C’s. A copy of the T&C’s is available at www.herosa.co.za.
  3. In order to be eligible to enter the Competition, you must (1) be a permanent resident or citizen of the Republic of South Africa or Namibia, (2) be over the age of 18 or under the age of 18 and duly assisted by a parent/legal guardian, and (3) have a valid bank account or have nominated a bank account in the name of another permanent resident or citizen of the Republic of South Africa or Namibia.
  4. Flexible Packages Convertors, its directors, members, partners, employees, agents or consultants, the suppliers of goods or services in connection with this Competition, or any other person who directly or indirectly controls or is controlled by the above named parties and their respective spouses, life partners, business partners or immediate family members are not permitted to participate in this Competition
  5. The Competition will commence on 1 March 2019 and will end at midnight 30 September 2021 (the Closing Date).
  6. The Competition will only be applicable to Flexible Packages Convertors’ rolls of 20 Hero SA Refuse Bags (Competition Rolls). The Competition Rolls will be identifiable by their silver packaging which is unique to the Competition. Please note that other rolls of Hero SA Refuse Bags which do not have the Competition packaging, will not form part of the Competition.
  7. For the purposes of the Competition, 1 (one) winning unique numbered bag (Winning Bag) will randomly be inserted into a Competition Roll by Flexible Packages Convertors every month from 1 March 2019 until 30 September 2021, and provided by Flexible Packages Convertors to its distributors for release into the South African market. This will amount to a total of 10 (ten) Winning Bags that will be made available for supply in the market for the duration of the Competition. Please note that the release into the market of the Competition Rolls containing the Winning Bags will be dependent on Flexible Packages Convertors’ distributors. Flexible Packages Convertors will not be held responsible, and you will not have a claim against Flexible Packages Convertors, if the distributors fail to release any or all of the ten Competition Rolls containing the Winning Bags into the market before the Closing Date.
  8. For the duration of the Competition, 30 (thirty) cents per Competition Roll purchased will be donated by Flexible Packages Convertors to Women & Men Against Child Abuse (see http://www.wmaca.org/).
  9. Any person eligible to participate in the Competition who purchases a Competition Roll before the Closing Date will stand a chance to win a prize – a R10,000 (ten thousand Rand) share of the total cash prize of R100,000 (one hundred thousand Rand) (the Prize).
  10. Prizes are not transferable and may not be exchanged for other items.
  11. Each Winning Bag will contain a unique Prize code and the appropriate contact details to enable you to claim your Prize. The winner must contact Flexible Packages Convertors, using the contact details contained in the Competition Bag with the Winning Bag, by no later than midnight on 30 September 2021 (in order to claim his or her Prize).
  12. If you are a winner, you will be required to provide Flexible Packages Convertors with (1) details of your specific Prize code as well as the Winning Bag, (2) proof of identification in the form of a copy of your identity document or passport, (3) proof of your banking details or the details of your nominated bank account, and (4) your contact details (including your email address and/or cellphone number), in order to claim your Prize and facilitate payment of the Prize. Please do not use the Winning Bag for any reason, as you must provide Flexible Packages Convertors with the Winning Bag in order to claim your Prize. Failure to provide any of this information timeously may result in you forfeiting the Prize.
  13. Flexible Packages Convertors will transfer the Prizes into winners’ nominated bank accounts within 14 (fourteen) days from the date on which Flexible Packages Convertors received all of the information set out in paragraph 12 above, including the correct banking details and proof of identification. Flexible Packages Convertors will not be held responsible for any delays in payments.
  14. Flexible Packages Convertors may require the winners to be identified, photographed and published in any form of media, whether printed or digital, or to appear on radio and television, when accepting their prize and/or after having received their prize. The winners will be given the opportunity to decline the publication of their images and to decline participation in the Flexible Packages Convertors’ marketing material in so far as it relates to the Competition.
  15. If a Competition Roll with a Winning Bag is not purchased during a particular month of the Competition Period and/or the Prize is not claimed in a particular month of the Competition Period, the Competition Roll with the Winning Bag may still be purchased and the Prize may be claimed, up until the Closing Date.
  16. If any Competition Rolls with a Winning Bag are not purchased and/or Prizes are not claimed by the Closing Date, the remaining Prizes shall be donated to Women & Men Against Child Abuse.
  17. This Competition shall be governed by South African law.
  18. Flexible Packages Convertors retains the sole discretion to verify Prize winners and, in particular, whether the Hero SA Refuse bag submitted in order to claim a Prize, is in fact a Winning Bag. Flexible Packages Convertors’ decision on any matter related to the Competition, including the verification of Prize winners and Winning Bags, is final and no correspondence will be entered into in this regard.
  19. Flexible Packages Convertors does not accept responsibility or liability for any losses, damages, costs or claims in connection with the Competition or resulting from acceptance, possession or use of any Prize, and will not be responsible or liable for any further expenses or fees required for purpose of using, applying or enjoying the Prize won in the Competition.
  20. Flexible Packages Convertors reserves the right to amend, suspend, postpone, extend or cancel the Competition and any Prizes, or any aspect thereof, for any reasons whatsoever and without notice. In such event, you hereby waive any rights or expectations which you may have against Flexible Packages Convertors and acknowledge that you will not have any recourse or claim of any nature against Flexible Packages Convertors.
  21. By entering the Competition, you acknowledge that the Competition will be managed in accordance with the provisions of the Consumer Protection Act 36 of 2005 (CPA). You undertake to expeditiously do all things necessary to enable Flexible Packages Convertors to comply with their obligations under the CPA including, but not limited to providing such personal information as may be required in order to facilitate handing over the Prize to you. Should you refuse or be unable to comply with this requirement, you shall be deemed to have forfeited the Prize.
  22. Nothing in these T&C’s 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 participants or Flexible Packages Convertors in terms of the CPA.