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TERMS & CONDITIONS
These terms and conditions (“T&Cs”) constitute and govern the contractual relationship between the parties, Virtu Ferries Limited (C 11553), a company incorporated under the laws of Malta and having its registered office at Virtu, Ta’ Xbiex Terrace, Ta’ Xbiex, Malta (“Virtu Ferries”) as the organizer of the Snap & Win Giveaways from time to time (the “Giveaways”) and you, as the participant (“Participant”).
By participating in any one or more of the Giveaways, Participants signify their consent to these T&Cs, as may be amended from time to time, and agree to fully comply therewith. The most current version of the T&Cs will be made available on Virtu Ferries’ website and will supersede all previous versions of these T&Cs.
1.1. Subject to these T&Cs, the Giveaways are open to any Participant who is over eighteen (18) years of age.
1.2. Participants under the age of eighteen (18) years must obtain the approval of their parents or legal guardians to enter into each Giveaway. Virtu Ferries reserves the right to require Participants, at any stage, to provide it with proof of age and/or identity and/or proof of such approval, if relevant. Virtu Ferries reserves the right to exclude any Participant who is not able to provide such proof.
1.3. Employees of Virtu Ferries are not eligible to participate in the Giveaways.
2.1. The duration of each Giveaway shall be communicated to the Participants on Virtu Ferries’ official Facebook and/or Instagram account. Each period shall be referred to as a "Giveaway Period” and collectively as the “Giveaway Periods”.
2.2. Virtu Ferries shall not accept entries after the applicable Giveaway Period.
2.3. Virtu Ferries reserves the right to shorten, extend and/or suspend a Giveaway Period or otherwise cancel or terminate any one or more of the Giveaways at its discretion and at any time.
2.4. For the avoidance of doubt, any revision or suspension by Virtu Ferries of a Giveaway Period or the cancellation or termination of any one or more of the Giveaways shall not entitle any Participant to any claim or compensation against Virtu Ferries for any and all loss or damage suffered or incurred by any Participant as a direct or indirect result of the act of cancellation, revision, termination or suspension.
3.1. Participants travelling on any one of the ferries operated by Virtu Ferries on the Malta-Sicily routes between 4th August 2021 and 30th September 2021 may participate in the Giveaways by:
Virtu Ferries reserves the right to change, add or remove any procedure by which Participants may participate in the Giveaways.
3.2 Participation in any one of the Giveaways is free of charge and no stake is necessary to participate in the Giveaways.
3.3. Each Participant shall be entitled to participate only once per Giveaway. Unless explicitly stated otherwise, multiple entries from the same Participant will result in the disqualification of such Participant. The entering into any one Giveaway, will not entitle the Participant to the chance to win a prize/s of another Giveaway unless he/she has followed the procedure for participating in such other Giveaway. For the avoidance of doubt, the procedure for participating in a Giveaway shall be followed for each Giveaway organised by Virtu Ferries in order for the Participant to be in a chance to win a prize from each Giveaway.
3.4 Virtu Ferries reserves the right to discontinue the participation privileges of any Participant who engages in any improper activity or uses any one or more of the Giveaways in a manner inconsistent with these T&Cs or any national law statues or ordinances. In addition to termination of participation privileges, Virtu Ferries shall have the right to take appropriate administrative and/or legal action, including criminal prosecution, as it deems necessary in its sole discretion.
4.1. The winners for each Giveaway will be chosen at random from all Participants who participated in that Giveaway in accordance with the procedures listed above.
4.2. The winners will be announced on a weekly basis and notified by direct message on Facebook and/or Instagram, as applicable, via Virtu Ferries’ official Facebook and/or Instagram account within five (5) business days after the applicable Giveaway Period. An announcement will also be made on the Participant’s uploaded photo on Facebook or Instagram, as applicable.
4.3. The prize must be collected from Virtu Passenger Terminal, Xatt L-Ghassara tal-Gheneb Marsa, MRS 1917, Malta from Monday to Friday between 08:30am and 17:00pm and Saturday between 09:00am and 12:00pm.
4.4. The prize will only be awarded on presentation of the Participant’s proof of identity by presenting a valid identification document. Virtu Ferries reserves the right to refuse to award the prize where the Participant fails to provide said proof.
4.5. If a winner cannot be contacted or does not claim the prize within one (1) week from being notified of the win, Virtu Ferries reserves the right to withdraw the prize from the winner and pick a replacement winner.
4.6. All questions or disputes regarding eligibility of the Giveaways, claiming of prizes or a Participant’s compliance with these T&Cs will be resolved by Virtu Ferries in its sole discretion.
5.1. The promotional prize shall be a ‘Billow Action Camera’.
5.2. The prize is as stated and no cash or other alternatives will be offered. The prizes are not transferable.
5.3. Prizes are subject to availability and Virtu Ferries reserves the right to substitute any prize with another of equivalent value at its discretion and at any time without giving notice.
5.4. Virtu Ferries shall not be held liable for defective prizes.
6.1. By participating in these Giveaways, each Participant understands that their personal data shall be processed in accordance with our privacy notice which can be found by accessing the following link. By participating in the Giveaways, each Participant agrees that they have accessed, read and understood this privacy notice.
7.1. Virtu Ferries reserves the right to modify any of the terms and conditions set forth in these T&Cs including but not limited to the duration of the Giveaway Periods, the prizes available, the methods by which Participants can claim the prizes, at any time, with or without notice, even though these changes may affect a Participant’s ability to participate in the Giveaway.
7.2. To the fullest extent permitted by law, by participating in any one or more of the Giveaways, each and every Participant agrees to release, discharge and hold harmless Virtu Ferries, its legal representatives, respective officers, directors, employees and agents from any direct, indirect, incidental, special or consequential loss or damages whatsoever, incurred, suffered or sustained in connection with the Giveaways or the acceptance of the prizes offered through the Giveaways.
7.3. Virtu Ferries, its joint ventures, officers, directors, employees, shareholders, promotion agencies, agents, successors, assignee, and service providers, are not responsible for any products or services offered by the suppliers of the prizes.
7.4. To the fullest extent permitted by law, Virtu Ferries and the promotional suppliers specifically disclaim any representations or warranties, express or implied, regarding the prizes, including any implied warranty of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose and implied warranties arising from course of dealing or course of performance.
7.5. These T&Cs shall be governed by and construed in accordance with Maltese law. Any and all disputes shall be subject to the jurisdiction of the competent court of Malta.
7.6. These T&Cs constitute the entire agreement between the Participants and the Virtu Ferries pertaining to the subject matter herein and supersede all prior or other arrangements, understandings, negotiations and discussions, whether oral or written. No waiver of any of the provisions of these T&Cs shall be deemed or shall constitute a waiver of any other provisions hereof (whether or not similar), nor shall waiver constitute a continuing waiver unless otherwise expressly provided.
7.7. If any provision of these T&Cs is found to be invalid or unenforceable by a court of competent jurisdiction, such provision shall be severed from the remainder of these T&Cs, which will otherwise remain in full force and effect.