MEERKAT MOVIES terms and conditions
1 2 for 1 tickets
(a) This offer applies to all standard cinema screenings publically available on Tuesdays and Wednesdays at participating cinemas.
(b) Once you have claimed your code, presented it to the cashier at the point of purchase and it has been validated, you will receive one cinema ticket at no cost when you purchase more than one cinema ticket for the same screening. The lowest priced ticket will be free.
(c) The free cinema ticket will be issued for the same film and screening as the paid cinema ticket.
(d) This offer does not apply to pre-ordered tickets, unless the individual participating cinema advises differently.
(e) You may only claim one code per week and the code can only be used once.
(f) This offer only applies to standard cinema screenings and excludes premieres, previews (and other pre-release screenings that are not directly on sale to the general public), school bookings, corporate or private hires, third party bulk ticket purchases, private screenings, event cinema, live broadcasts and as live broadcasts.
(g) This offer only covers the cost of a standard priced ticket for a standard cinema screening. In the case of Northern Ireland, your Meerkat Movies membership will only apply to a standard full priced ticket and not the discounted price available on Tuesdays. Participating cinemas may charge an additional fee for premium screenings, premium seating and/or for 3D glasses. This additional fee may be payable on both the paid and the ‘free’ ticket. Examples of premium screenings and seats include, but are not limited to: IMAX, 3D, D-BOX, 4DX, Impact, Superscreen, Extreme Screen, XPlus, Luxe, VIP seats, premium seats and gold class. Please contact your local participating cinema for confirmation.
(h) Admission is not guaranteed and seat availability is on a first come first served basis.
(i) This offer cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer, such as discounted tickets, unless advised otherwise. There are no cash alternatives and the codes have no cash value.
(j) Admissions are subject to normal BBFC film classifications.
(k) The individual participating cinema’s terms and conditions of sale, purchase and admission/entry apply. Ticket prices may be subject to change at any time, without notice.
2 Claiming your code
(a) To claim your code:
(i) You must download the Meerkat Movies app to your mobile device or tablet or visit comparethemarket.com.
(ii) You will be required to log into your comparethemarket.com account. If you do not have an account with comparethemarket.com you will be required to create one.
(iii) You will need to activate your Meerkat Movie membership by providing us with information about your Qualifying Purchase. If we are unable to validate your claim your Meerkat Movies membership will be revoked. Please see clause 4 for more information.
(iv) Once your membership has been validated, you can claim one 2 for 1 cinema code per week by using the Meerkat Movies app or by visiting comparethemarket.com and accessing your account.
(b) Your cinema code is only valid for one screening, on either a Tuesday or a Wednesday. Claimed codes cannot be used again once expired.
(c) Claimed codes expire on completion of your transaction or, if not used, at 00:00:59 (59 seconds) on the Thursday after it is issued.
(d) Codes are non-transferable, are for your personal use only and may not be sold, lent or gifted to any third party.
(e) Data charges may apply to your use of the Meerkat Movies app. Please contact your mobile phone service provider for more information.
3 Qualifying Customers
(a) To be eligible for Meerkat Movies you must be a resident in the UK and aged 16 years or over and make a Qualifying Purchase through comparethemarket.com. Please see clause 5 for more information.
(b) If your Qualifying Purchase makes you eligible for the Meerkat Toy rewards as well as Meerkat Movies, you may choose between the Meerkat Toy rewards and Meerkat Movies. You will not be able to claim both on the same Qualifying Purchase, unless you claim Heroic rewards .
4 Revocation of membership
(a) If comparethemarket.com are unable to verify your Qualifying Purchase we reserve the right to revoke your membership of Meerkat Movies. You will be informed of this in advance and given 30 days to supply additional verification information. If you do not provide us with the information requested or you are unable to show you have made a Qualifying Purchase, we will revoke your Meerkat Movies membership.
(b) We further reserve the right to revoke your Meerkat Movies membership if you:
(i) Breach or attempt to breach any of these terms and conditions;
(ii) Abuse or attempt to abuse the Meerkat Movies membership (such as abusing code redemption); or
(iii) Undertake activity which, in our sole opinion, constitutes misuse or abuse of the comparethemarket.com website and/or the Meerkat Movies app.
5 Qualifying Purchase
(a) Meerkat Movies is available to those who:
(i) Purchased: car insurance, motorcycle insurance, van insurance, contents and/or buildings insurance, pet insurance, life insurance, landlord insurance or travel insurance;
(ii) Switched: domestic energy (gas and/or electric), broadband, home telephone or digital TV;
(iii) Obtained: a credit card or loan, mobile phone or SIM only contract,
(b) Only the products listed above will qualify for Meerkat Movies.
(c) Comparethemarket.com account holders are limited to one active Meerkat Movies membership per account. Only one account per person.
(d) A MEERKAT MOVIES membership is valid for 12 months from the date you click-through from the comparethemaket.com website to the provider and make your Qualifying Purchase (and not from the date you activate your membership). It could take up to 48 hours for us to validate your details before you are able to activate you MEERKAT MOVIES membership. To enjoy a full 12 month’s MEERKAT MOVIES membership you should activate your membership as soon as possible, either on the day you have made your Qualifying Purchase, if we have validated your details at that time, or within 48 hours of you making your Qualifying Purchase. Once you have activated your membership, please see the app for confirmation of the duration of your membership.
6 Meerkat Movies Members who make more than one qualifying purchase
(a) You can only have one Meerkat Movies membership in any 12 month period.
(b) If you make a 2nd, 3rd or more Qualifying Purchase while you currently have an active Meerkat Movies membership you will not be eligible for an additional 12 months Meerkat Movies membership.
(c) For existing customers: If you made a Qualifying Purchase before April 2015 your Meerkat Movies membership will end on the first anniversary of that purchase date.
(d) If you have made more than one Qualifying Purchase, you may be eligible for a Meerkat Toy reward subject to availability, eligibility and subject to the continuation of the Meerkat Toy reward scheme. Please refer to the Meerkat Toy Terms and Conditions for a full list of the Meerkat Toy qualifying products. Please note, if your purchase does not qualify you for a Meerkat Toy we will not be able to provide an alternative reward.
7 Renewing Meerkat Movies
(a) You will not be eligible for Meerkat Movies when renewing any Qualifying Purchase directly with that product provider.
(b) In order to renew your Meerkat Movies membership, you must make a new Qualifying Purchase through comparethemarket.com and create a new membership for Meerkat Movies.
8 Use of Data
(a) Personal information will be used in order to administer your Meerkat Movies membership and may be passed on to third parties in order to fulfil our obligations.
9 General Terms
(a) We reserve the right to substitute or withdraw the Meerkat Movies offer at any time. We will provide you with as much notice as reasonably possible when doing so.
(b) We reserve the right to change, add or remove any product currently defined as a Qualifying Purchase. Any amends to the current definition of Qualifying Purchase will be published on comparethemarket.com
(c) We reserve the right to amend these terms and conditions at any point without notice. Any amendments will be published on comparethemarket.com.
(d) We accept no responsibility for any damage, loss, liabilities or disappointment incurred or suffered by you or anybody else in connection with Meerkat Movies.
(e) We shall not be liable for any failure to comply with our obligations where the failure is caused by something beyond our reasonable control.
(f) These terms and conditions will only apply between you and us. Unless otherwise stated, no other person may benefit or rely upon these terms and conditions.