The “#TiktokSaintLucia” Giveaway
Official RULES and REGULATIONS (the “Promotion or Giveaway Rules”)
The “#TiktokSaintLucia” giveaway (the “Promotion or giveaway”) is organized by The Saint Lucia Tourism Authority. «SLTA» (the “Organizer”). The Sweepstakes begins on Tuesday, February 1st, 2022 around 7:00 p.m., EST (the “Giveaway Opening Date”), and ends on Monday, February 13th, 2022 at 11:59 p.m., EST (the “Giveaway Closing Date”).
The Contest is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with TikTok. TikTok is hereby completely released of all liability by each entrant in this Contest. Any questions, comments or complaints regarding the Contest must be directed to the Sponsor and not to TikTok. You may only use one (1) TikTok account (an “Account”) to participate in this Contest.
The Giveaway (the “Promotion” or “Giveaway”) is open only to legal residents of the fifty (50) United States (including the District of Columbia), United Kingdom (excluding Ireland) and Canada (excluding Quebec Province, where it is void), who are at least eighteen (18) years of age at the time of entry (the “Entrants”). (The “Promotion” or “Giveaway”) is not open to employees, agents, mandataries and representatives of the Organizer, its subsidiaries, affiliates, affiliated companies, advertising or promotion agencies, the suppliers of material, prizes and services related to this Giveaway, and any other stakeholder directly related to the holding of the Sweepstakes, as well as the members of their immediate family (father, mother, brothers, sisters, children and legal or de facto spouse) and anyone with whom these employees, representatives and agents reside.
Void in Puerto Rico, Quebec, Ireland, outside the United States, Canada and United Kingdom, and wherever else prohibited or restricted.
2. HOW TO ENTER
2.1. No purchase necessary .
2.2. By participating in this Contest, you are signifying your agreement that you have read and agree to be legally bound by these Official Rules and Regulations (the “Rules”) on stlucia.org/TikTokGiveaway and the decisions of the independent contest organization with respect to all aspects of the Giveaway, which are final and binding.
2.2.1. The Entrants (5) must complete the following (“Giveaway instructions to win”) following to be eligible win one (1) of five (5) prizes :
Video posted on February 1, 2022:
WIN 3 Nights at Jade Mountain Resort. To enter 1) FOLLOW @thecuriouscreature @jademountainstlucia @TravelSaintLucia on Tiktok 2) Tag your travel partner on the giveaway video on @travesaintlucia Tiktok with #TiktokSaintLucia
Video posted on February 2, 2022:
WIN 3 Nights at Stonefield Villa Resort. To enter ENTER 1) FOLLOW @yanimacute @stonefieldvillas @TravelSaintLucia on Tiktok 2) Tag your travel partner on the giveaway video on @travesaintlucia Tiktok with #TiktokSaintLucia
Video posted on February 3, 2022:
WIN 3 Nights at TiKaye Resort & Spa. To enter 1) FOLLOW @kimberlyerind @tikayeresort @TravelSaintLucia on Tiktok 2) Tag your travel partner on the giveaway video on @travesaintlucia Tiktok with #TiktokSaintLucia
Video posted on February 4, 2022:
WIN 3 Nights at Bay Gardens Resort & Spa. To enter 1) FOLLOW @yanimacute @baygardensresorts @TravelSaintLucia on Tiktok 2) Tag your travel partner on the giveaway video on @travesaintlucia Tiktok with #TiktokSaintLucia
Video posted on February 5, 2022:
WIN 3 Nights at The Harbor Club. To enter 1) FOLLOW @naomileanage @harborclubslu @TravelSaintLucia on Tiktok 2)Tag your travel partner on the giveaway video on @travesaintlucia Tiktok with #TiktokSaintLucia
2.2.2. The Entrants (5) who have completed the above mentioned Giveaway instructions to win before the Giveaway Closing Date is eligible for the Prizes (defined above) draw, to be held on or around Monday, February 14th, 2022. Limit of one (1) Giveaway entry per person, per hotel Giveaway during the Giveaway period,
2.2.3. Multiple participants are not permitted to share the same email address. Any attempt by a participant to obtain more than the stated number of entries by using multiple/different Tiktok accounts, email addresses, identities, registrations and logins, or any other methods will void that participant’s entries and that participant may be disqualified. Use of any automated, robotic, or third party system to participate is prohibited, and will result in disqualification.
3. GENERAL CONDITIONS
3.1.By entering the Giveaway, the Entrant acknowledges having read and understood these Rules and agrees to be bound by them and to comply with them. The Entrant declares that the Rules are understandable and reasonably available for consultation.
3.2.The Organizer reserves the right at its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual who tampers with the entry process, and to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Giveaway in whole or in part, at any time, without notice and award the Grand Prize using all non-suspect eligible entries received as of, or after (if applicable) this cancellation, termination, modification or suspension date, or in any manner that is fair and equitable and best conforms to the spirit of these Official Rules. Organizer reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual deemed to be (a) tampering or attempting to tamper with the entry process or the operation of the Giveaway or Organizer’s Website; or (b) acting in violation of these Official Rules or in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner.
3.3.The Organizer reserves the right to disqualify an entrant or cancel his/her entry if he/she enters or attempts to enter the Sweepstakes in a manner that does not comply with these Rules and this person may be turned over to the appropriate judicial authorities. Any decision taken by the Organizer regarding this aspect of the Promotion is final and without appeal.
3.4.By accepting the Prize, the selected Entrant agrees, without receiving any additional compensation, to the use of their name, address, city, province, voice, comments, photographs and/or other likeness for advertising and promotional purposes by the Organizer, The Harbor Club, Bay Gardens Beach Resort & Spa, TiKaye Resort & Spa, Stonefield Villa Resort and Jade Mountain Resort (the “Hotels”).
3.5.Any forms that are incomplete, received after the Promotion Closing Date, lost, irregular in any way or sent by an unauthorized method shall be deemed null and void and will not be accepted for the draw.
3.6.The Organizer will not be held liable and assumes no responsibility for any error, omission, technical malfunction, loss or fault relating to operation or transmission, failure of communication lines, loss or destruction or prohibited access to or modification of the entry forms. The Organizer is not responsible in any way for erroneous or inaccurate information, whether caused by website users or by the equipment and/or programs associated with or used by the Giveaway or by a technical or human error that may have occurred in conducting the Giveaway, including in the processing of entry forms. The Organizer is not responsible for any injuries or damages that may result from the holding of the Giveaway. All entry forms become the property of the Organizer and will not be returned to the Entrants. The Organizer reserves the right to destroy all the documents pertaining to the Giveaway once the retention period as required by law has expired.
3.7.The Organizer reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to cancel, modify or postpone the Giveaway at any time, without prior notice, if any factor prevents the holding of the Giveaway pursuant to these Rules or in accordance with any law, regulation, by-law or policy of any entity having jurisdiction over the Organizer.
3.8.As a condition of participating in this Giveaway, entrant agrees that any and all disputes which cannot be resolved between the parties, and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Promotion, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, exclusively, before a court having competent jurisdiction, which Court shall apply the laws of United Kingdom without regards for doctrines of Conflict of Law. Further, in any such dispute, under no circumstances will entrant be permitted to obtain awards for, and hereby waives all rights to claim punitive, incidental, nor consequential damages, or any other damages, including attorney’s fees, other than entrant’s actual out-of-pocket expenses (i.e., costs associated with entering this Giveaway), and entrant further waives all rights to have damages multiplied or increased.
3.9.The Giveaway is subject to all applicable laws, federal, provincial and municipal laws, regulations and by-laws in the various countries where the Giveaway is valid.
4. DRAWING AND NOTIFICATION
4.1.The potential Winners (5) will be selected in a random drawing from among all eligible entries received by the Administrator whose decisions are final and binding. The Prize drawing will be conducted on or about February 14th, 2022. The Winners (5) will be contacted by telephone and/or email.
Five (5) prizes (the “Prizes”) shall be awarded.
5.1.Five (5) Grand Prize Winners will receive the Prize and be selected from all valid entries received before the Giveaway Closing Date.
The Prize includes:
All-inclusive accommodations as follow:
The five (5) Grand Prize Winners, upon confirmation of eligibility, will receive 3 nights to one of the participating hotels included; The Harbor Club, Bay Gardens Beach Resort & Spa, TiKaye Resort & Spa, Stonefield Villa Resort and Jade Mountain Resort, for one (1) adult in a room between February 15th, 2022 and December 31st, 2022. Black out dates apply. Based on availability.
6. CONDITIONS ATTACHED TO THE PRIZE
6.1.Hotel booking arrangements to be made by the five (5) Grand Prize Winners. Travel must be completed by December 31st, 2022. Flights are not included.
6.2. Hotel Reservations are subject to availability at the time of the reservation. The terms and conditions of the Hotel’s certificate are applicable. Included in the prize hotel is taxes. Not included in the prize; insurance charges, personal expenses and personal travel insurance. Travel insurance must be purchased at time of hotel reservation by all five (5) Grand Prize Winners to confirm booking.
6.3.On the travelling date, the selected Entrant and his/her travelling companion must have the legal right to leave Canada, United Kingdom or the United States and to return to Canada, United Kingdom and the United States and must have the legal right to enter and leave the destination country to which they are bound. They are fully responsible for obtaining, at their own expense, all documentation necessary for the trip as required by the authorities concerned, including, but not limited to, visas, passports and vaccination certificates. These shall be obtained before departure. The selected winners shall comply with the Giveaway validity dates and accept the alternatives proposed by the Organizer or Hotels, if this proves necessary.
7. PERSONAL INFORMATION
7.1.From time to time, the Organizer, may use the personal information provided in the entry form for the purpose of:
7.1.1 Communicating with the Winners (5) so he/she can take possession of the Prize;
7.1.2 Communicating with the Winners (5) directly in relation to goods and services offered by the Organizer or Hotels, including special offers and information on travel services; and
7.1.3 Conducting a survey regarding the effectiveness of the website, advertising and sales efforts made by the Organizer or Hotels.
8. PRIZE CLAIM
By accepting the Grand Prize, the Grand Prize Winners (5) agrees to release and hold harmless the Promotion Entities, each of their related companies, and each of their respective officers, directors, employees, shareholders, and agents from and against any claim or cause of action arising out of participation in the Promotion or receipt or use of the prize in question. For United Kingdom residents, this Release does not apply to claims for personal injury or death caused by the negligence of Sponsor or Administrator.
8.1. The potential Grand Prize Winners (5) will be notified by phone, Tiktok Direct Message or email, and must sign and return to the Administrator, within seven (7) days of the date of notice or attempted notice is sent, an Affidavit of Eligibility, Liability & Publicity Release (if U.S. resident) or a Declaration of Compliance (if Canadian resident) a Confirmation of Eligibility Form, and Liability/Publicity Release (if United Kingdom resident) in order to claim his/her prize. In addition, the Winner’s traveling companion will be required to complete and return a Travel Companion Waiver within the same time deadline (listed above). Note: The Affidavit sent to a US potential winner will require that the winner provide their Social Security Number to the Administrator, which will be used solely for tax reporting purposes. The Grand Prize Winners (5) will be responsible for all local, state, and federal taxes associated with the receipt of the prize. The Grand Prize Winner must note that the value of the accepted prize is taxable as income and an IRS Form 1099 will be filed in the name of the Winner for the value of the prize (applicable to US Winner only). The Winner is solely responsible for all matters relating to the prize after it is awarded.
8.2. If a prize or prize notification is returned as unclaimed or undeliverable to the potential winner, if potential Winners (5) cannot be reached via phone within three (3) business days from the first notification attempt, or if potential Winners (5) fails to return requisite document(s) within the specified time period, or if potential Winners (5) are not in compliance with these Official Rules, then such person shall be disqualified and, at Organizer’s sole discretion, an alternate winner may be selected. Request must be placed no less than sixty (60) days prior to requested departure date.
8.3. The Grand Prize Winners (5) must call the given telephone number on the prize letter to arrange trip details. If winners (5) are unable to redeem the package within the time period required, the prize will be forfeited. Expenses including but not limited to, insurance charges, personal expenses, personal travel insurance, expenses and incidental travel costs not expressly stated in the package description above; telecommunication charges or other expenses or incidentals are the responsibility solely of winners (5).
8.4. Should the selected Grand Prize Winner be a Canadian citizen or resident, the selected Entrant must answer correctly without assistance of any kind, a mathematical skill-testing question posed by mail or telephone. If the selected Entrant fails to correctly answer the question he/she will be disqualified and another Entrant will be randomly selected. The potential Grand Prize Winner who correctly answers the skill-testing question will be notified by telephone and/or mail and/or email at the Sponsors’ discretion using the contact information provided at the time of entry. If the potential winner is determined to be less than the age of majority in his/her province of residence, then the potential winner will be disqualified and an alternate winner will be selected in their place.