Meowzer Giveaway Competition T&Cs

By participating in this competition advertised by the Promoter on its Facebook and Instagram channels you confirm that you accept and agree to these competition terms (the “Competition”). 

The promoter of the Competition is Mars New Zealand Limited (117682) of Building 14/666 Great South Road, Ellerslie 1051, Auckland, NZ (“the Promoter”). 

This Competition is only open to Eligible Entrants. An “Eligible Entrant” is an individual who: (i) is a New Zealand resident; (ii) lives or hasa postal address within New Zealand; (iii) is aged 18 or over; and (iv) is not an employee of the Promoter, its agents, affiliates, contractors, consultants,or their immediate families (including de facto spouses) or to other persons assisting with the Competition. 

“Immediate family member” means any of the following: spouse, ex-spouse, de-facto spouse, child or step-child (whether natural or by adoption), parent, step-parent, grandparent, step-grandparent, uncle, aunt,niece, nephew, brother, sister, step-brother, step-sister or 1st cousin. 

Entry into the Competition is open from 5:00pm, NZDT, Monday, 8 April 2024to 5:00pm, NZST, Friday 12 April 2024 (“Campaign Period”). 

The Competition will run online on Instagram and Facebook (“Social Media”). To enter the Competition, an Eligible Entrant must, during the Campaign Period, (a) post a picture or video of their pet on their own personal Social Media account (privacy settings must be set to public for an entry to be received), in the description of the entry post (b) use the hashtag ‘#Meowzer’ and (c) tag@whiskas_nz on Instagram or @Whiskas New Zealand on Facebook.  Multiple entries permitted, 1 entry per new photo or video uploaded. Multiple entries of the same entry post will be disregarded.

The Promoter is not responsible or liable for any late entries or for any problems or technical malfunction which may result in delay or failure to enter the Competition.

All information provided by an entrant is provided to the Promoter. Any queries, comments or complaints about this Competition must be directed to the Promoter.

This is a game of chance and skill plays no part inthe determination of the winners. There will be 1 major prize winner (“the Major Prize Winner”) and 15 secondary prize winners (“the Runner-up Prize Winners”), each drawn randomly from an automated generator from the valid entries received during the Campaign Period (“collectively the Prize Winners”). Each entrant can only win one (1) prize and the first valid entry drawn will be the Major Prize Winner. The random draw will be conducted by the Promoter at 9:00amNZST on 17April 2024 at the Promoter’s address. The Promoter may draw additional reserve entries in a draw and record them in order, in case awinning entry/entrant is deemed invalid, or a Prize is unclaimed (“Reserve Entrants”).

The Promoter accepts no responsibility or liability for any Prize Winner’s enjoyment of any Prize or any other costs and expenses that may be incurred bythe Prize Winners relating to the Prize or the Prize Winner’s enjoyment of that Prize.

The major prize is 6 month’s supply of WHISKAS® wet cat food  60 x (12 x 85g pouches) valued up to NZD $749.40RRP (incl GST) (“the Major Prize”). The runner-up prize is 15 individual (18 x 85g pouches) of WHISKAS® favourites valued at up to $262.35. Total prize pool valued at up to $1,002.84. All prize flavours will be awarded at the Promoter’s discretion. All prizes will be supplied in one shipment tothe Prize Winner’s nominated delivery address within New Zealand, at a time tobe agreed between each Prize Winner and the Promoter.

The Promoter will notify the Prize Winners on 17 April 2024 via direct message on Instagram or Facebook based on the Prize Winner’s entry channel. Entry into the Competition is deemedas consent for the Promoter to contact you as an entrant for the purpose of conducting and administering the Competition. To claim their Prize, the Prize Winner must respond to the Promoter with written acceptance of the Prize and providing details of their NZ delivery address by 6 May 2024 (“Prize Claim Date”). If a Prize Winner doesnot claim the Prize by the Prize Claim Date  or the Promoter, after making all reasonable attempts, cannot contact a Prize Winner (or a Prize Winner does not respond to the Promoter), the selected entry/ies will be discarded and the Promoter will re-award the relevant Prize to a Reserve Entrant, without liability, and in its absolute discretion. The unclaimed Prize determination will take place on 7 May 2024 at the same location as the original draw to randomly distribute the Prize/s.The new Prize Winner/s will be notified by direct Message on Facebook or Instagram within three business days of the Prize being re-drawn. If the Prize orany portion of it becomes unavailable for reasons beyond the Promoter’s control, the Promoter reserves the right to substitute it for another Prize of at leaste qual retail value.

Prizes cannot be transferred or exchanged or redeemed for cash. The Promoter takes no responsibility for entries or Prizes that are lost or destroyed. 

Accepting the Prize constitutes a Prize Winner's consent to be photographed and/or interviewed by the Promoter and for the Promoter to use their name, city/townof residence, competition entry and/or photographs and interviews for Competition or publicity purposes without compensation or attribution of authorship. This includes on the Promoter’s website and social media platforms. 

The decisions of the Promoter on all matters relating to this Competition are final and no correspondence will be entered into. The Promoter reserves the right to discard any entry it deems in its absolute discretion to contravene these terms and conditions. The Promoter may verify the validity of an entry or a Prize Winner'sright to redeem the Prize in accordance with these terms and conditions.  Where the Competition is not capable of operating as planned, the Promoter reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to amend, cancel, terminate, modify or suspend these terms and conditions andthe Competition at any time and without prior notice.

To the extent permitted by law, the Promoter excludes any liability it may have to entrants arising directly or indirectly out of or in connection with the Competition. 

The Competition is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with any social media platform provider (including, but not limited to, the providers of Facebook, Instagram, TikTok and Twitter) or any of their related entities (“Media Provider).Each entrant agrees to release any Media Provider from all liability in connection with, or in relation to, the Promotion. The terms and conditions ofthe Promotion do not intend to conflict with, or derogate from, a Media Provider’s terms and conditions of use, statement of rights and responsibilities (if any), data use policy or any other terms and conditions imposed by the relevant Provider on entrants from time to time to use the relevant social media platform. 

Personal information provided by entrants will be collected and used bythe Promoter for the purpose of conducting and administering this Promotion andotherwise in accordance with entrants’ consent. Personal information will bestored on the Promoter's database. The Promoter is bound by the New ZealandPrivacy Principles in accordance with the Privacy Act 2020 and its privacy policy which is located at The Promoter's privacy policy contains information about how the entrant may access, update and seek correction of the personal information the Promoter holds about them and how the entrant may complain about any potential breach by the Promoter of the New Zealand Privacy Principles or any other New Zealand privacy laws and how such complaints will be dealt with. Entrants may change their privacy preferences at any time by accessing the Privacy Web Form. The Promoter collects personal information about entrants to enable them to participate in this Promotion and may disclose the entrants' personal information to third parties including its contractors and agents, prize suppliers and service providers to assist in conducting this Promotion. If the entrant does not provide their personal information as requested, they may be ineligible to enter or claim a prize in the Promotion. Personal information collected from entrants may be disclosed to entities located outside of New Zealand, in accordance with the privacy policy.