Competition Terms and Conditions

1. These terms and conditions apply to the comparethemarket.com ‘Black Friday’ Competition (“the Competition”)

2. Entry to the Competition is deemed acceptance of these terms and conditions, therefore, please read carefully.

3. The promoter of the Competition is comparethemarket.com which is a trading name of BISL Limited, registered in England and Wales, company number 3231094, whose registered office is Pegasus House, Bakewell Road, Orton Southgate, Peterborough, PE2 6YS (“the Promoter”).

4. The Competition is open only to UK residents over the age of 18 who hold a current full UK driving licence(a DVLA driving licence code will be requested to verify this). The competition is not open to employees of the BGL Group, third parties involved in the Competition or their families).

5. The Promoter accepts no responsibility for incomplete entries or entries not properly received due to technical, communication or other problems. Proof of delivery of the entry is not proof of receipt.

6. The prize (“the Prize”):

A NISSAN LEAF Electric Car with one year’s road tax paid
o Vehicle make: Nissan
o Vehicle model: LEAF 30kWh Tekna
o Vehicle Range: 155 miles NEDC
o Battery: 30kWh lithium-ion
o Colour: Metallic – Black
o Registration Plate: 67

  • Up to £1000 contribution to the cost of insuring the above mentioned vehicle for the first year only. The Winner must acquire their insurance policy within 60 days of them becoming the registered keeper of the vehicle and the Promoter shall pay the contribution in a one-off lump sum payment to the Winner upon verification of the premium being paid by the winner within 21 days of the policy start date. Please note that insurance is subject to underwriting criteria and in the event insurance cannot be provided, the Promoter reserves the right to substitute this element of the Prize for an alternative up to an equivalent value.

7. To enter the Competition entrants must submit the ‘Lowest Unique Bid’ for the car. The Lowest Unique Bid is the lowest sum that has not been submitted by any other participant. The correct bid must be a sum consisting of British Sterling Pounds and pence to be submitted on the comparethemarket.com website where the submission form is hosted. Only the first entry per person will be accepted, any additional entries will be disregarded.

8. The Competition will run from 8am on Friday 24th November until 5pm on the Monday 27th November 2017 (“the Closing Date”). Entries received after the Closing Date will not be accepted.

9. The Winner shall be selected as the person who submits the Lowest Unique Bid for the vehicle (“the Winner”). The Winner will be selected on Tuesday 28th November 2017.

10. The Winner must be available on this day (28th November 2017) and be contactable via the contact details provided (phone and/or email) at the point of entry. The Winner must be able to pay the full amount of their correct bid via cheque or bankers draft (full details will be supplied to the winning bidder).

11. In the event that no single Unique Bid is submitted, participants who entered the bid with the lowest number of submissions will be entered into a pool where a Winner will be selected at random.

12. In the event that the Winner is unable to pay the full amount of their correct bid, the Winner shall forfeit the Prize and the Promoter will select the next Lowest, Unique Bid.

13. The Winner shall have until midnight on 28th November 2017 to respond and claim their Prize. The Prize will be delivered to a UK address as specified by the Winner at an agreeable date within two weeks of the Competition closing

14. In the event that the Prize is not claimed by midnight on 28th November 2017, or the Winner is unable to meet the criteria detailed in these terms and conditions, the Winner shall forfeit the Prize and the Promoter will select the next Lowest Unique Bid.

15. Once the Prize has been claimed, the Winner will become the registered keeper of the vehicle and will be responsible for the Prize and all associated obligations that come with owning a vehicle, such as:
a. Ongoing car insurance payments
b. Regular MOT check-ups
c. Ongoing car tax payments
d. Any car repairs/maintenance required

16. There shall be no alternative to the Prize although the Promoter reserves the right to substitute the Prize for one of equal value.

17. The Promoters decision is final and the Promoter shall not enter into correspondence with respect to its decision. The Promoter reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify or exclude any individual for inappropriate behaviour including but not limited to:

  • entries which, in the Promoter’s sole discretion, are inappropriate or derogatory to the subject matter of the Competition;
  • tampering with the entry process, or any other process which, in the opinion of the Promoter, in any way affects the fairness of the Competition;
  • tampering with the operation of the Competition or the website of the Promoter.
  • acting in violation of the terms of the Competition;
  • acting in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner, or with intent to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other person;
  • submitting entries on behalf of another individual; or any conduct which would put other entrants at an unfair disadvantage.

18. Details of the Winner’s name and county may be obtained by sending an email to pressoffice@comparethemarket.com within 6 (“six”) weeks of the Closing Date.

19. Personal data supplied during the course of the Competition will only be used for the purposes of the administration of the Competition but may be passed on to third party suppliers only insofar as required for fulfilment/delivery/arrangement of the Prize.

20. The Winner will be required to take part in reasonable publicity in connection with the Competition, including the publication of their name, geographic location and photograph both in print and online.

21. The Promoter accepts no responsibility for any damage, loss, liabilities or disappointment incurred or suffered as a result of entering the Competition or accepting the Prize. The Promoter further disclaims liability for any damage to individuals’ computers relating to or resulting from participation in or downloading any materials in connection with the Competition.

22. The Promoter shall not be liable for any failure to comply with its obligations where the failure is caused by something beyond its reasonable control, or that of a third party providing the Prize.

23. The Promoter shall not be liable for any additional expenses incurred by the Winner in connection with the Prize.

24. This competition is subject to the laws of England and Wales and the exclusive jurisdiction of the English Courts shall apply.

25. The Competition is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Facebook/Twitter/Instagram.

26. Nissan is not responsible for the administration of the promotion or fulfilment of any prizes.