Principality Christmas Tree Photo Competition-Terms and Conditions 

  1. To enter this competition, you must upload a photo of your Christmas tree to Twitter, Instagram or on the Principality Facebook page, using the hashtag #PrincipaliTree  
  2. Only 1 entry per person is permitted.  
  3. The competition is open to UK residents aged 18 and over.   
  4. No purchase is necessary, entry is free. 
  5. All images submitted must be the work of the individual submitting them (and must not have been published elsewhere or have won a prize in any other photographic competition)
  6. Entrants warrant that the photograph they are submitting is their own work and that they own the copyright for it.
  7. The competition is not open to employees or agency staff of Principality and their relatives, or anyone directly connected with the competition.
  8. The competition will be open from 02/12/2016 until midday on 16/12/2016. No entries will be accepted after this date. 
  9. Principality will choose 2 winners at its sole discretion. The winning entries will be those that are judged to be the most visually appealing or original. The first winner will be chosen on 09/12/2016 by Principality and the winner will be announced on Principality’s social media pages by 5:00pm on this date. The second winner will be chosen on 16/12/2016 by Principality and the winner will be announced on Principality’s social media pages by 5:00pm on this date. Principality’s decision is final and no correspondence will be entered into.
  10. Each winner will receive a £150 Love2Shop gift voucher.
  11. The prize must be accepted as offered and no cash or other alternative is available. The prize cannot be redeemed, re-sold or exchanged and is non-transferable.
  12. The prize is subject to availability and Principality reserves the right to substitute it with a prize of comparable value if circumstances make this necessary.
  13. Principality will notify the winner through the social media channel by which they entered the competition and ask them to provide their address by email or private message. The winner must provide their address to Principality in order to receive their prize and by entering you agree to this. Principality will post the vouchers to the address provided by the winner no later than 19/12/2016 using the Royal Mail Guaranteed Next Day Delivery service.
  14. If a chosen winner fails to provide such details within 24 hours of receipt of Principality’s notification, we reserve the right to choose another winner. 
  15. No responsibility is taken for lost, corrupted or deleted entries. Proof of transmission will not be accepted as proof of receipt
  16. Except where prevented by law, the name and county of the winner may be obtained by sending a stamped addressed envelope to Principality Christmas Social Media competition at the address below, and by entering this competition you agree that your name and county may be so disclosed. 
  17. Copyright in all images submitted for this competition remains with the respective entrants. However, in consideration of their providing the competition, each entrant grants a worldwide, irrevocable, perpetual licence to Principality to feature any or all of the submitted images in any of their publications, their websites and/or in any promotional material connected to this competition.
  18. Principality Building Society may wish to feature the winner in reasonable publicity/promotional activity and by entering this competition you agree to this. This may include use of the winner’s name and/or likeness in reasonable publicity/promotional activity.
  19. Any personal data provided will only be used for purposes of this competition and as otherwise stated in these terms and conditions. The competition is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook, Twitter or Instagram. Terms and Conditions of use for Twitter, Instagram and Facebook will apply (please check these sites for further details). In submitting your entry via these sites you agree to all terms and conditions of the site provider. Principality has no control over the content or administration of these sites, and Principality accepts no responsibility for the sites, their content or administration.
  20. Entry into this competition is deemed acceptance of these terms and conditions. Principality Building Society reserves the right to eliminate or disqualify any entries that in its reasonable opinion, it regards as being in breach of these terms and conditions.
  21. The Promoter is Principality Building Society, PO Box 89, Queen Street, Cardiff, CF10 1UA. Principality Building Society is authorised by the Prudential Regulation Authority and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority and Prudential Regulation Authority, reference number 155998.
  22. English law applies and the exclusive jurisdiction of the English Courts shall prevail.