Project Description

Good Starts Small Ts & Cs (In-store Competition)

Please read these terms and conditions carefully. Participation in this Promotion will constitute your agreement to comply with these Terms and Conditions.  If you do not agree with these Terms and Conditions, please do not participate.

The terms and conditions set out below apply to all participants in the #ChooseGreen Promotion taking place in retail stores nationwide. Please refer to the following Facebook page for the current Terms and Conditions for this Promotion:


#ChooseGreen Promotion (“the Promotion”) conducted by Woodlands Dairy (Pty) Ltd,4 Boog Street, Humansdorp, 6300, Tel: 042 200-3428 (“the Promoter”).

    • The duration of the Promotion may be extended or curtailed at the discretion of the Promoter.
    • The Promotion will take place from the 1 July 2019 to the 31 August 2019. Entries received after midnight on the 31 August 2019 will not be accepted.
    • All Participants must:
  2. be a natural person and be 18 (eighteen) years of age at the date of the entry.
  3. be a citizen of the Republic of South Africa and/or a legal resident of the country.
  4. be in possession of a valid South African Identity Document, residence/work permit, and/or Driver’s License, whichever is applicable to the Promotion.
    • Participation in this Promotion excludes directors, members, partners, promotional and advertising agents, merchandisers, employees or consultants of the Promoter, their Agencies, organizers and participating stores, of the Competition and the spouse, life partner, parent, child, brother, sister, business partner or associate of any of the said persons.
    • Buy ANY First Choice bio-based product with the green closure.
    • To enter the competition:
      • Buy any 1 (one) qualifying products at a retail store nationally.
      • Dial *120*5354# and follow the prompts. Keep your barcodes within reach as you will need the last 4 digits of each qualifying product barcode to complete your entry.
      • Calls charged at 20 cents per 20 seconds.
    • Entries are capped at a maximum of three entries per product, per cellular number, per day. Daily repeat entries from the same cellular number are therefore only permitted for new purchases of different qualifying products and different barcode submissions. If more than one entry per product per day is received, the participant will receive an automated response to confirm that the entry has not been accepted.
    • Winners will be required to provide their original unique store till slip for the winning entry, dated and timed before their entry date and time, as proof of purchase for the 1 (one) qualifying Promoter’s products upon receiving an SMS to announce that they are a winner. The SMS will direct the winner to an online form where they will have 72 hours to upload their valid till slip. Should the winner not be able to provide a scan or photograph of the original unique slip to the Promoter on request via the online form, they will be disqualified. The slip is not to be written on or tampered with in anyway.
    • Please note that no other Promoter products are eligible for this Promotion, other than those products mentioned above. The qualifying products are subject to availability at time of purchase.
    • Multiple entries will be permitted, subject to each entry being submitted separately and in accordance with the above entry requirements. Should there be any dispute in this regard; the Promoter’s decision will be final.
    • A person may not win more than one prize within this promotion. The Promoter reserves the right to withhold prizes from any such person, and to reclaim any such prize if a breach of this rule is subsequently discovered.
  3. PRIZE:
    • The Promotion will afford the participant a chance to receive:
      • 1 (one) of the following prizes:
    • 140 x Eco Mug and 140 PVC bag
    • 480 x Silistraw and 480 PVC bag
    • 1 x Grand Cash prize to the value of R10 000
      • The combined prizes within this promotion have a total value of R265,000.
    • Prizes are not transferrable or exchangeable and shall not be redeemed for cash and if not taken up for any reason, they shall be forfeited or be the subject of a separate draw or be allocated at the Promoters’ discretion to another winner.
    • Winners will accept the prize as is. The promoter reserves the right to substitute any of the prizes for a different prize of similar value. The winner will be responsible for any costs resulting from accepting this prize.
    • The prize winner finalists will be chosen from a random draw of entries and contacted via SMS (using the cellular number used to enter the Promotion).
    • The SMS will contain a link to an online form (which may be accessed by computer or mobile phone). Prize winner finalists will have 72 hours to submit their details via the online form, along with a copy of their ID and their unique till slip.
    • Finalists will be required to provide the cellular number used to enter the Promotion when completing the online form. Finalists that provide alternative or incorrect cellular numbers will be disqualified and the prize will be transferred to the next randomly selected entry or form part of a separate draw or promotion.
    • Should the finalist not complete the form within 72 hours of receiving the SMS, provide incorrect details, fail to submit the form correctly or fail to provide all the requested information and documentation/photos, they will forfeit the prize. Forfeited prizes will form part of a new draw or allocated to a different promotion.
    • It is the finalist responsibility to ensure the form has submitted correctly by ensuring they see the Thank You page after selecting the submit button at the bottom of the form and/or receive the automated email confirming receipt of their details within 15 minutes of submitting the form. The Promoter is not responsible for incorrectly or unsuccessful form submissions due to finalist errors or technical issues. Should the finalist have any queries regarding their form submission they may email them to
    • The prize draw/s will take place on 15 July 2019, 22 July 2019, 29 July 2019, 5 August 2019, 12 August 2019, 19 August 2019, 26 August 2019 and 2 September 2019.
    • Should unforeseen circumstances prevent the draw from taking place on the set draw date; the draw will be moved to the next available date.
    • The Promoters decision is final, and no correspondence will be entered into.
    • Proof of eligibility, in the form of a valid South African identity book/resident permit/work permit/or drivers license, as well as proof of address and any other document which may be requested to enter the Promotion, must be provided to the Promoter upon request.
    • The Promoter reserves the right to disqualify anyone entering the Promotion that is not able to provide the requested documentation to the Promoter within 72 hours of the first request for documentation.
    • The grand prize cash prize will be paid into the winner’s confirmed bank account (the account is to be listed in the winner’s name and proof of account ownership is to be provided, such as a bank letter).
    • Payments will only be made to legitimate banking institutions, based within South Africa. Bank account details to be provided in writing before the transaction will be made; a bank form will be provided and is to be completed, signed and returned.
    • The Promoter will not be liable for any losses caused by incorrect or inaccurate information supplied by winners or discontinued/closed bank accounts.
    • No cheques or physical cash will be issued.
    • Payments may take up to 15 working days to be processed from receipt of the completed and legible banking form.
    • The prizes are based on set preselected models, winners are not able to choose the model/features/specifications/colour of the prize/s and will accept the prize as is at their own risk. Promotional images are merely a representation of the prize and the actual prize may vary. The promoter reserves the right to substitute any of the prizes for a different model/brand of similar value.
    • The physical prizes will be delivered to the winner’s preferred residential or work address within major cities only – township or rural addresses may not be provided and if provided an alternative address within a major city will be requested within 24 hours. Should an alternative address not be provided within the 24hour deadline the winner will forfeit their prize. Deliveries will be made within 6 weeks from receiving all the requested documentation. Deliveries will only be made to physical addresses (no postal addresses) where someone is able to sign for the prize on weekdays during working hours. The immediate costs (such as the cost of the prize and delivery) shall be covered by the promoter, upon delivery any further costs will pass to the winner (this includes but is not limited to insurance of the prize, maintenance, or replacement). Any risks in relation to the prizes will pass to the winner once delivered regardless of who has signed for the parcel at the specified address.
    • The promoter is not responsible for any undelivered prizes due to any incorrect details being provided by the winner with regards to their preferred delivery address or being unavailable to sign for their prize. The promoter will not be responsible for any lost, stolen or damaged prizes once the prize has been signed for. The courier may allow someone other than the consignee present at the delivery address to sign for the prize delivery if the consignee is unavailable or unreachable – it is therefore the winner’s responsibility to ensure they provide a safe low risk address/destination for delivery.
    • Should the winner notice any product defects (for physical prizes) they have 1 month to request the purchase/warranty details specific to the prize. Thereafter no recourse/claims will be allowed, and no further discussions will be entered into.
    • To the extent permitted by the Consumer Protection Act and any other applicable law:
  1. The participant and/or winner(s) hereby indemnifies the Promoter, its associated companies (directors, officers and employees) and agents against any direct, indirect, special, incidental, consequential or punitive damages or loss of any kind regardless of how this was caused, and whether it arose under the law of contract or delict or otherwise, because of the participants entrance to the Promotion.
  2. The Promoter excludes all warranties (express or implied), representations and liabilities regarding this Promotion (other than for death or personal injury caused by its negligence and/or fraud).
  • The Promoter reserves the right, at any time, to verify the validity of participants (including but not limited to a participant’s identity, age and place of residence) and to reject any participant who has not complied with these Terms and Conditions. Errors and omission may be accepted at the Promoter’s discretion. Failure by the Promoter to enforce any of its rights at any stage does not constitute a waiver of those rights.
  • The Promoter reserves the right to carry out reasonable due diligence to help ensure that the use of any such person in advertising or publicity for the Promotion will not bring the Promoter or any of the Promoter’s brands into public disrepute, contempt, scandal or ridicule or reflect unfavorably on the Promotion as determined by Promoter in its sole discretion.
  • Neither Promoter nor its agents or distributors will have any liability in relation to this promotion.
    • Participants of this Promotion are voluntarily providing their personal information to the Promoter, its associated agencies and the third-party service providers running the promotion in conjunction with the Promoter. By entering this competition, participants authorize 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 and inform the Promoter in writing should the participant wish to be removed from all communication.
    • By participating in this Promotion, the participant consents that the Promoter may use names and images taken of the winners/participants for publicity purposes, without any further remuneration being payable to the winner. All promotional material will become the sole property of the Promoter.  However, the participant/winner has the right to decline participating in any promotional activity or to object to these images being used by written notification to the Promoter at Woodlands Dairy, 4 Boog St, Humansdorp, 6300,Attention: Legal Department.  The written notification is to reach the Promoter by no later than the last stipulated Promotion date of the relevant station.
    • The Promoter will not be responsible for any non-delivery of entries.
    • The Promoter is not responsible for any errors, non-deliveries or crossed lines caused by cellular phone service providers or networks and cannot be held liable for any resulting errors or prize misallocations.
    • You may only enter the Promotion as an individual; any entries that, in the Promoter’s absolute discretion, have been made via participation in a syndicate will be disqualified.
    • Any entries made, in the Promoter’s discretion, via any form of machine assisted intervention enabling multiple entries will be disqualified.
    • The Promoter reserves the right to amend, modify, change, postpone, suspend or cancel this Competition and any prizes, terms and conditions, or any aspect thereof, without notice at any time, for any reason that the Promoter reasonable deems necessary.
    • The onus rests on the participants to check the Facebook page for updates to the Terms and Conditions.
    • No liability shall lie on the Promoter in favour of any participant, winner(s) and/or third party arising from such cancellation, suspension or termination. Therefore the participant waives his/her right which they may have against the Promoter and hereby acknowledges that they will have no right of recourse or claim of any nature whatsoever against the Promoter.
    • The Promoter may refuse to award a prize to any participant/winner in the event that that they reasonably believe, in their sole discretion, that the winner is not eligible to win, fails to accept the prize, has acted in a manner that is not in the spirit of the Promotion, their conduct can be reasonably interpreted as scamming or circumventing the rules of the Promotion, if there is any suspicion of any irregularities or fraudulent activities, if it would be unlawful to award the prize or if the winner fails to accept the prize after 2 (two) attempts for any reason whatsoever, or the winner fails to provide the Promoter with the required information to hand over the prize. In any of these circumstances the winner will forfeit the prize, the Promoter’s decision shall be final and no correspondence will be entered into. In addition, any entrants/participants/winners suspected of fraud will be disqualified from any future Promotions run by the Promoter or their associated agents.
    • This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by or associated with Facebook.
    • In part or all of any clause of these Terms and Conditions is illegal, invalid or enforceable:
  3. It will be read down to the extent necessary to ensure that it is not illegal, invalid or unenforceable, but if that is not possible;
  4. It will be severed from these Terms and Conditions and the remaining provisions of these Terms and Conditions will continue to have full         force and effect.
    • Any dispute with number ownership (such as more than one individual claiming to be the owner of the same number – verbally or otherwise) will result in immediate disqualification of both the number and the individuals and no negotiations will be entered into.
    • Neither the Promoter nor its agents or distributors will have any liability whatsoever, to any of the participants in relation to their participation in this Promotion.
    • The Promoter reserves the right to disqualify any Winner without informing the Winner in case such Winner fails to comply with the Promotion’s terms and conditions.
    • All terms and conditions are subject to the laws of Republic of South Africa and should a doubt or dispute occur, it will be taken before the courts of Republic of South Africa. This Promotion is not applicable in conjunction with any other offers/ promotions offered by the Promoter.
    • For help or enquiries please call the helpline on 042 200-3428.