Hello Joburg Magazine is a subsidiary of Spinnercom Media. Terms and Conditions listed below apply to all competitions hosted or sponsored by Spinnercom Media in both digital, print and social media competitions. By entering any Spinnercom Media competition, you consent to the following Terms and Conditions:

  1. Competitions are not open to:
    • a director, member, partner, employee or agent of, or consultant to Spinnercom Media or the promoter (any person who directly or indirectly promotes, sponsors, organises or conducts a competition, or for whose benefit the competition is promoted, sponsored, organised or conducted); or
    • any supplier of goods or services in connection with a competition;
    • the spouse, life partner, business partner or associate, or the natural or adopted parent, child, or sibling, of any of the persons specified above.
  2. You may not participate in or be eligible to win a competition if you have won a competition promoted by us within the past two months. You will be eligible to participate in a competition promoted by us after the expiry of two months from the date on which you won the last competition.
  3. Unless otherwise stated, only one entry per person is allowed. Where more than one entry is received by the same person or email address, only the first entry received will be deemed valid.
  4. No cash alternative to the prizes will be offered. The prizes are non-transferable.
  5. Entrants must reside in South Africa.
  6. It is your responsibility to ensure that any information which you provide to us is accurate, complete and up to date.
  7. If you use a mobile phone for entry into the competition, the telephone calls / text messages you make will be charged at the prevailing rates, which may vary from time to time. “Free” minutes and SMS’s under a cell-phone contract do not apply, and Spinnercom Media or its associates will not be responsible for any costs incurred when entering a competition.
  8. You must possess whatever documents and permissions that may be required in order to accept and use a prize, including, as regards to international travel, a valid passport and all necessary visa and travel documentation, which documents and permissions it is your responsibility to obtain at your own cost, and which documents and permissions must remain valid in such minimum form and for such minimum period after the prize date as may be required by the relevant authorities. If you do not have all the documents available in due time upon announcing the winner, it is at the sole discretion of Spinnercom Media to select another winner who is eligible for the prize.
  9. Prize allocation to be provided in accordance with the allocated project budget. If any advertiser/affiliate/supplier/promotor with whom Spinnercom Media works in relation to a prize fails or neglects to provide the prize, then it shall not be exchanged for cash but a suitable replacement prize, to be determined at the sole discretion of Spinnercom Media, shall be provided within 30-60 days of the winner being announced.
  10. Entrants must be eighteen years or older at the time of entering the competition. Proof of identity may be requested at any time in order to confirm entrants indicated age.
  11. The winner(s) consents to his/her name, biographical details and involvement in the competition being made available to the sponsors, for publicity and prize delivery purposes.
  12. Spinnercom Media accepts no liability for any entries that may be lost.
  13. Winners use the prize at their own risk. Spinnercom Media and the promotor/participator/sponsor, or any other person involved in the completion or employed by the companies involved in the competition, shall not be liable for any loss, damage, personal injury or death which is suffered or sustained (including but not limited to that arising from any person’s negligence, including gross negligence) in connection with this competition or accepting or using the prize.
  14. Entrants will be deemed to have accepted these rules and agreed to be bound by them when entering. These rules are legal and binding upon entrants.
  15. Spinnercom Media reserve the right to cancel, modify or amend the competition at any time, if deemed necessary in its opinion and if circumstances arise outside of their control.
  16. The winners will be notified by means of the contact details provided to us. If we are, or a third party supplier is, unable to contact a winner within seven working days of first notification from Spinnercom Media or its representative, the winner will forfeit the prize and Spinnercom Media reserves the right to re-draw a new winner under the same conditions.
  17. In the event that you win a prize you agree to the publication of your name and to appear in person in the electronic media, including social media, and the print media, and you agree, within reason, to endorse, promote or advertise our goods or services, for which no fee will be payable.
  18. You are hereby notified that you have a right to decline to consent to your name, biographical details and involvement in the competition being made available to sponsors in terms of clause 17 as is listed above. You further have the right to decline being photographed for and to appear in a feature in Hello Joburg Magazine or HelloJoburg.co.za in terms of clause 17 above. Should you wish to exercise either or both of these rights, you shall do so by informing us within five days from you accepting these terms and conditions, via e-mail to [email protected], in which e-mail you shall provide us with the particularity of the rights which you wish to exercise. Should you not inform us that you intend exercising these rights within the above five-day working period, you shall be deemed to have consented to clauses 17 above upon entry.
  19. In the event that you win a prize provided by a third party supplier, the supplier will contact you to arrange the collection thereof. In this regard, you must collect the prize at the time and date arranged with the supplier of the prize. All correspondence regarding the prize must be directed at the supplier of the prize. Spinnercom Media will not be responsible for any further correspondence, harm, damage, loss or claim relating to the provision of any element of the prize.
  20. We and our third party suppliers, as the case may be, reserve the right to vary, postpone, suspend, or cancel the competition and any prizes, or any aspect thereof, without notice at any time, for any reason which we deem necessary. In the event of such variation, postponement, suspension or cancellation, you agree to waive any rights, interests and expectations that you may have in terms of this competition and acknowledge that you will have no recourse against us, our affiliates and third party suppliers.
  21. Spinnercom Media and any person or business, director, member, partner, employee or agent of, or consultant to Spinnercom Media or the promoter (any person who directly or indirectly promotes, sponsors, organises or conducts a competition, or for whose benefit the competition is promoted, sponsored, organised or conducted); or any supplier of goods or services in connection with a competition;, will not be responsible in any way or form for the delivery of, or any other costs incurred in order to receive the prize or during use of the prize.
  22. Winners will be expected to sign a release and acknowledgement form upon receiving the prize.
  23. Spinnercom Media reserves the full right to select winners. Third party applications will be used for lucky draws, to ensure a fair winner for each competition or giveaway. Spinnercom Media and the judges’ decision on any matter concerning the competition and/or arising out of these terms and conditions is final and binding on you, and no correspondence will be entered into.
  24. Winners will be notified via email, and will have 7 days to confirm receiving the email. Failure to confirm receiving the email within 7 days will result in the winner forfeiting the prize, and another winner will be chosen. Winners will receive the prize within 30-60days of confirming the winner, unless otherwise arranged in writing with the winner.
  25. Spinnercom Media may change this agreement from time to time and we reserve the right to do so. These changes will become effective from the date on which they are posted to the HelloJoburg.co.za website. Accordingly, it is your responsibility to check the HelloJoburg.co.za website from time to time to see whether the terms of this agreement have been changed. Your continued use of the HelloJoburg.co.za website will be deemed to be an acceptance by you of agreement to these amendments.

All Term and Conditions will apply as listed above, unless other rules are specifically provided in relation to a specific competition.