Sommer Sell Us Competition T&Cs



  1. Please read these Terms and Conditions carefully. The Terms and Conditions set out below apply to all participants entering the #SommerSellUs competition, conducted by Gumtree South Africa, 1st Floor Regus, Colosseum Building, Milnerton
  2. The Promoter may refuse to award the prizes to participants if there is suspicion of any irregularities or fraudulent activities.
  3. Participation by all participants in the #SommerSellUs competition through Gumtree SA Facebook (GumtreeSA) and Twitter (@Gumtreecoza) constitutes acceptance of these rules.
  4. The Competition begins on the 26th of January 2016 and ends at 12pm on 12th February 2016.
  5. The entry mechanic for the competition will be posted on the Gumtree SA Facebook page and shared on Gumtree South Africa Twitter.
  6. In order to enter the competition participants can either:
  • Email with their answer to the relevant Facebook post using the #SommerSellUs.
  • Respond to the relevant tweet with their answer on Twitter.
  1. There are 6 vouchers / gift cards to be won, specifically:
  • R2K gift card for Sportsmans Warehouse
  • R2K gift card for Sportsmans Warehouse
  • R2K voucher for Baby Group
  • R2K voucher for Baby Group
  • R2K voucher for TakeALot
  • R5K voucher for TakeALot
  1. 6 winners will be randomly selected from the database of entries (submitted via email and Twitter).
  1. Winners will be announced on the relevant posts and Tweets on the following dates:
  • Wednesday, 27th of January 2016
  • Friday, 29th of January 2016
  • Wednesday, 2nd of February 2016
  • Friday, 5th of February 2016
  • Wednesday, 10th of February 2016
  • Friday, 12th of February 2016
  1. The judges’ decision is final and no correspondence will be entered into consideration.
  2. Prizes are not transferrable.
  3. The competition is open to all persons of 18 years or older and resident in South Africa, except the employees of Gumtree South Africa and the respective advertising, media and PR Agencies appointed by the Promoter, as well as the family members, consultants, directors, associates and trading partners of such organisations and persons.
  4. Only private persons may enter the competition.
  5. Proof of South African citizenship and age may need to be presented by way of either a valid South African identity document or valid driver’s license. Winners may be requested to provide this proof electronically via email.
  6. All winners will be announced on the Gumtree SA Facebook page and Twitter (@Gumtreecoza) on the relevant Facebook post or tweet, after which point direct contact will be made with the respective winners.
  7. The winner will be required to send Gumtree SA social media administrators a direct message on Facebook, Twitter or via email confirming their identity, contact details, name and surname, and address.
  8. Should any of the prize winners not be contactable within 1 week (7 days) of first contact, the prize will be transferred to the next randomly selected winner.
  9. The vouchers / gift cards will be delivered electronically to the winners.
  10. The winner can expect to receive their prize within two weeks of the winner announcement.
  11. All Participants and Winners indemnify the Promoter, its associated companies (directors, officers and employees) and agents, against any / all claims for any loss or damages, whether direct, indirect, consequential or otherwise, arising from any cause whatsoever connected to or arising from their participation in any way in this competition.
  12. By entering this competition, participants authorise the Promoter to collect, store and use (not share) personal information of participants for communication or statistical purposes. Participants are entitled to decline any marketing communication.
  13. The winners or participants may be requested to take part in publicity campaigns for broadcast or publishing purposes. Winners or participants shall at all times be entitled to decline the above request. Winners or participants who take part in any publicity will not be entitled to any payment or other remuneration for such publicity or otherwise. All publicity and other materials will be the sole property of the Promoter. However, the winner has the right to decline an invitation to participate in any promotional activity or to object to these images being used by written notification to the Promoter at 1st Floor Regus, COlosseum Building, specifying: Attention: Legal Department.
  14. If the Promoters are required by any legislation, the Minister of Trade and Industry, or the National Lotteries to alter any aspect of the competition or to terminate the competition as a result of changes in legislation, the Promoters will have the right to terminate this competition with immediate effect and without notice of such termination. In such event all participants hereby waive any rights which they may have against the Promoters and acknowledge that they will have no recourse or claim of any nature whatsoever against the Promoters, its agents, contractors and/or sponsors.
  15. Participants of this promotion are providing information to Gumtree South Africa.
  16. This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Facebook or Twitter.
  17. All entrants in this promotional competition release Facebook from all liabilities and claims arising out of or in connection with this Competition and the Rules thereto.
  18. Neither Promoter nor its agents or distributors will have any liability in relation to this promotion.


Sharing is caring!