These terms and conditions are effective immediately for those registering accounts after 1st October 2018. The terms and conditions (the “Terms”) govern your access to and use of Housing.co.nz, Housing.com.au and Housingdotcodotnz Limited 7065093 (“Housingdotcodotnz”) websites and mobile application that link to and reference these Terms (“Site”). By accessing or consuming the Housingdotcodotnz Site and Housing, you are agreeing to these Terms with trading as Housingdotcodotnz, a company registered in accordance with the laws of the New Zealand GST. Do not access or consumer service from this Site if you are unable or unwilling to be bound by the Terms.
“You” and “Your” refer to you, as a User of the Housingdotcodotnz Sites, whether or not a Registered User;
“Registered User” is a User who has opened an account on the Sites.
“User” is someone who accesses, browses, crawls, scrapes, or in any way uses the Sites and includes any consumer wishing to post a review or a business who responds to any review, including any consumer or business who posts on the Site by way of any social media interface with the Site.
“We, “Us,” and “Our” refer to Housingdotcodotnz (Pty) Ltd trading as Housingdotcodotnz, housing.co.nz, housing.com.au
“Content” means text, images, photos, audio, video, location data, and all other forms of data or communication.
“Content Guidelines” means the guidelines
“Your Content” means Content that you submit to, though, or in connection with the Housingdotcodotnz Site, sHouisng.co.nz, Housing.com.au such as, listings, postings, reviews, compliments, replies, responses, messages, and any other information about yourself your property and or services that you elect may be publicly displayed on the Site. In the case of Registered Users that are businesses, Your Content includes your trademarks, tradename, logo’s and other information (including location and contact details) that you elect may be publicly displayed on the Site.
“User Content” means Content that Users submit to or in connection with the Site, but excludes any advertising on the Site.
“Housingdotcodotnz Content and Postings” means Content , Listings and Postings that we create and make available in connection with the Site.
“Third Party Content” means Content that originates from parties other than Housingdotcodotnz or its Users, which is made available in connection with the Site.
“Site Content” means all of the Content that is made available in connection with the Site, including Your Content, User Content, Third Party Content, and Housingdotcodotnz Content.
Consumer Protection Act
User, must abide by and respect all New Zealand or Australian Laws relating to listing, sales, posting, content, reviews, comments, public information, consumer protection and others
Housingdotcodotnz is not liable for damages due to the breach of law in relation to Users comments, reviews, listings, postings or other
Any User listings, posting or comments brought to the attention of Site administrators, that breach any laws will be reviewed and removed if unjustified publication
Listings, services, reviews, comments and complaints are not those of Housingdotcodotnz or its employees and belong to those User’s whom express them online and are subject to this Sites Terms.
Change of Terms to Housingdotcodotnz
We may modify the Terms of this Site from time to time in accordance with New Zealand Law.
You understand and agree that your access to or use of the Site is governed by the Terms effective at the time of your access to or use of the Site and subject to change.
If we make material changes to these Terms, we will notify you either by email or by posting a notice on the Site prior to the effective date of the changes.
We will also indicate at the top of this page the date that revisions were last made.
You should revisit these Terms on a regular basis as revised versions will be binding on you from the date of registration and updated Terms.
Any such modification will be effective upon our posting of new Terms.
To access or use the Housingdotcodotnz Site and Housing:
if you are a natural person, you must be 18 years or older and have the requisite power, authority and capacity to enter into these Terms;
if you are a company or society, then the person agreeing to these Terms on behalf of that company or societal entity hereby represents and warrants that he or she is authorized and lawfully able to bind that company or juristic entity to these Terms.
We may in our discretion request that you furnish us with evidence of compliance and you must deliver same to us promptly.
You may not access or use the Housing Site or Service if we have previously been removed or banned.
Permission to Use the Site
We grant you the “User” permission to use the Housing.co.nz, Housing.com.au Site subject to the restrictions outlined within these Terms. Your use of the Housingdotcodotnz Sites is at your own risk, including the risk that you might be exposed to content that is offensive, indecent, inaccurate, objectionable, or otherwise inappropriate.
Transfer of Personal Information
We store all data including personal information about you on servers which are primarily located in New Zealand, however we do backup our servers to storage situated outside of New Zealand and Australia.
You consent to us transferring your personal information to another country for storage, back up and operational purposes outside New Zealand and Australia.
Communications from Housingdotcodotnz and other Users
By creating an account, you agree to receive communications in connection with the Site and Services.
You may receive e-mail newsletters from Housing and or Housingdotcodotnz.
You may also receive transactional e-mail communication from Housing and or Housingdotcodotnz..
You can opt-out of non-essential communication via contacting Housingdotcodotnz administration
Buyer’s Agent is a third party agent enlisted to represent a buyer on Housing.co.nz or Housing.com.au
Buyer’s Agent may register and advertise on Houisng.co.nz or Housing.com.au under the following conditions:
- The Buyer’s Agent agrees to the terms of Housing.co.nz and or Housing.com.au
- The Buyer’s Agent agrees to a max services charge of $45,000 plus GST when engaging on properties listed on Housing.co.nz and/or Housing.com.au
Sellers Agent is a third party agent enlisted to represent a Seller on Housing.co.nz or Housing.com.au
Sellers Agent may register and advertise on Houisng.co.nz or Housing.com.au under the following conditions:
- The Sellers Agent agrees to the terms of Housing.co.nz and or Housing.com.au
- The Sellers Agent agrees to a max services charge of $10,000 plus GST when engaging on properties listed on Housing.co.nz and/or Housing.com.au
You alone are responsible for Your Content, and once published on the site, it cannot always be withdrawn. You may request content be removed via the Site Administrator
Where you are a business and you breach clause
You assume all risks associated with Your Content, including anyone’s reliance on its quality, accuracy, or reliability, or any disclosure by you of information in Your Content that makes you personally identifiable.
You represent that you own, or have the necessary permissions to use and are authorize the use of Your Content as described herein. This includes listings, images, posting or comments
You may not imply that Your Content is in any way sponsored or endorsed by Housing .co.nz, Housing.com.au and Housingdotcodotnz.
You may expose yourself to liability if, for example, Your Content contains material that is false, intentionally misleading, or defamatory; violates any third-party right, including any copyright, trademark, patent, trade secret, moral right, privacy right, right of publicity, or any other intellectual property or proprietary right; contains material that is unlawful, including illegal hate speech or pornography; exploits or otherwise harms minors; or violates or advocates the violation of any law or regulation.
Our Right to Use Your Content
We may use Your Content in a number of different ways, including publicly displaying it, reformatting it, incorporating it into advertisements and other works, creating derivative works from it, promoting it, distributing it, and allowing others to do the same in connection with their own websites and media platforms (“Other Media”).
As such, you hereby irrevocably grant us world-wide, perpetual, non-exclusive, royalty-free, assignable, sublicensable, transferable rights to use Your Content for any purpose.
Please note that you also irrevocably grant the Users of the Site and any Other Media the right to access Your Content in connection with their use of the Site and any Other Media.
Finally, you irrevocably waive, and cause to be waived, against Housingdotcodotnz and its Users any claims and assertions of moral rights or attribution with respect to Your Content.
By “use” we mean use, copy, publicly perform and display, reproduce, distribute, modify, translate, remove, analyse, commercialize, and prepare derivative works of Your Content.
As between you and Housingdotcodotnz, you own Your Content.
We own the Housingdotcodotnz, Housing.co.nz and Housing.com.au Content, including but not limited to visual interfaces, interactive features, graphics, design, compilation, including, but not limited to, our compilation of User Content and other Site Content, computer code, products, software, aggregate User review ratings, and all other elements and components of the Site excluding Your Content, User Content and Third Party Content.
We also own the copyrights, trademarks, service marks, trade names, and other intellectual and proprietary rights throughout the world (“IP Rights”) associated with the Housingdotcodotnz Content and the Site, which are protected by copyright, patent, trademark laws and all other applicable intellectual and proprietary rights and laws.
As such, you may not modify, reproduce, distribute, create derivative works or adaptations of, publicly display or in any way exploit any of the Housingdotcodotnz Content in whole or in part except as expressly authorized by us. Except as expressly and unambiguously provided herein, we do not grant you any express or implied rights, and all rights in and to the Site and the Housingdotcodotnz Content are retained by us.
We are under no obligation to enforce the Terms on your behalf against another User. While we encourage you to let us know if you believe another User has violated the Terms, we reserve the right to investigate and take appropriate action at our sole discretion.
You agree not to, and will not assist, encourage, or enable others to use the Site to:
Violate any third party’s rights, including any breach of confidence, copyright, trademark, patent, trade secret, moral right, privacy right, right of publicity, or any other intellectual property or proprietary right;
Threaten, stalk, harm, or harass others, or promote bigotry or discrimination;
Promote a business or other commercial venture or event, or otherwise use the Site for commercial purposes, save as may be permitted in terms of a Contract with Housing.co.nz, Housing.com.au or Housingdotcodotnz service or as otherwise expressly permitted by Housingdotcodotnz;
Save as otherwise agreed with us, send bulk emails, surveys, or other mass messaging, whether commercial in nature or not; engage in keyword spamming, or otherwise attempt to manipulate the Site’s search results or any third party website;
Solicit personal information from minors, or submit or transmit pornography; or
violate any Applicable Law.
You also agree not to, and will not assist, encourage, or enable others to:
breach these Terms;
Modify, adapt, appropriate, reproduce, distribute, translate, create derivative works or adaptations of, publicly display, sell, trade, or in any way exploit the Site or Site Content (other than Your Content), except as expressly authorized by Housing.co.nz, Houisng.com,.au and Housingdotcodotnz;
Use any robot, spider, site search/retrieval application, or other automated device, process or means to access, retrieve, scrape, or index any portion of the Site or any Site Content;
Remove or modify any copyright, trademark or other proprietary rights notice that appears on any portion of the Site or on any materials printed or copied from the Site;
Record, process, or mine information about other Users;
Access, retrieve or index any portion of the Site for purposes of constructing or populating a searchable database of business reviews;
Reformat or frame any portion of the Site;
Take any action that imposes, or may impose, in our sole discretion, an unreasonable or disproportionately large load on Housingdotcodotnz technology infrastructure or otherwise make excessive traffic demands of the Site;
Attempt to gain unauthorized access to the Site, User accounts, computer systems or networks connected to the Site through hacking, password mining or any other means;
Use the Site or any Site Content to transmit any computer viruses, worms, defects, Trojan horses or other items of a destructive nature (collectively, “Viruses”);
Use any device, software or routine that interferes with the proper working of the Site, or otherwise attempt to interfere with the proper working of the Site;
Use the Site to violate the security of any computer network, crack passwords or security encryption codes; disrupt or interfere with the security of, or otherwise cause harm to, the Site or Site Content; or
Remove, circumvent, disable, damage or otherwise interfere with any security-related features of the Site, features that prevent or restrict the use or copying of Site Content, or features that enforce limitations on the use of the Site.
The restrictions in apply to the extent permissible under New Zealand Applicable Law. Nevertheless, you agree not to act contrary to them (even if permissible under New Zealand Applicable Law) without providing 30 days’ prior written notice to us, together with any information that we may reasonably require to give us an opportunity to provide alternative remedies or otherwise accommodate you at our sole discretion.
- DISCLAIMERS AND LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY
- PLEASE READ THIS SECTION CAREFULLY SINCE IT LIMITS THE LIABILITY OF THE HOUSING.CO.NZ, HOUSING.COM.AU AND HOUSINGDOTCODOTNZ LTD ENTITIES TO YOU. EACH OF THE SUBCLAUSES BELOW ONLY APPLIES UP TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED UNDER APPLICABLE NEW ZEALAND LAW. NOTHING HEREIN IS INTENDED TO LIMIT ANY RIGHTS YOU MAY HAVE WHICH MAY NOT BE LAWFULLY LIMITED. IF YOU ARE UNSURE ABOUT THIS OR ANY OTHER SECTION OF THESE TERMS, PLEASE CONSULT WITH A LEGAL PROFESSIONAL PRIOR TO ACCESSING OR USING THE SITE. BY ACCESSING OR USING THE SITE, YOU REPRESENT THAT YOU HAVE READ, UNDERSTOOD, AND AGREE TO THESE TERMS, INCLUDING THIS SECTION. YOU, AGENT (BUYER or SELLER) ARE GIVING UP SUBSTANTIAL LEGAL RIGHTS BY AGREEING TO THESE TERMS.
- THE SITE IS MADE AVAILABLE TO YOU ON AN “AS IS”, “WITH ALL FAULTS” AND “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS, WITH THE EXPRESS UNDERSTANDING THAT THE HOUSING CO.NZ, HOUSING.COM.AU AND HOUSINGDOTCODOTNZ ENTITIES MAY NOT MONITOR, CONTROL, OR VET USER CONTENT. AS SUCH, YOUR USE OF THE SITE IS AT YOUR OWN DISCRETION AND RISK. THE HOUSING AND HOUSINGDOTCODOTNZ ENTITIES MAKE NO CLAIMS OR PROMISES ABOUT THE QUALITY, ACCURACY, OR RELIABILITY OF THE SITE, ITS SAFETY OR SECURITY, OR THE SITE CONTENT. ACCORDINGLY, THE HOUSING CO.NZ, HOUSING.COM.AU AND HOUSINGDOTCODOTNZ ENTITIES ARE NOT LIABLE TO YOU FOR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE THAT MIGHT ARISE, FOR EXAMPLE, FROM THE SITE’S INOPERABILITY, UNAVAILABILITY OR SECURITY VULNERABILITIES OR FROM YOUR RELIANCE ON THE QUALITY, ACCURACY, OR RELIABILITY OF ANY LISTINGS, SERVICES, STATEMENTS, BUSINESS REFERRED TO ON THE SITE, LISTING, RATINGS, REVIEWS (INCLUDING THEIR CONTENT, ORDER, AND DISPLAY), OR METRICS FOUND ON, USED ON, OR MADE AVAILABLE THROUGH THE SITE.
- SPECIAL NOTICE TO USERS WHO ARE AGENTS, BUSINESS WHO CHOOSE TO SUBMIT AN INAPPROPIATE LISTING: YOU ACKNOWLEDGE THAT USERS OF THE SITE MAY USE THE SITE TO POST UNLAWFUL CONTENT, INCLUDING DEFAMATORY, INSULTING, PRIVATE, RACIST, SEXIST, THREATENING, HARASSING, DEGRADING, FRAUDULENT, OBSCENE, INDECENT OR OTHERWISE OBJECTIONABLE MATERIAL (“UNLAWFUL CONTENT”) ABOUT YOU, YOUR BUSINESS. YOU UNDERTAKES NOT TO INSTITUTE LEGAL ACTION OR TAKE ANY STEPS WHATSOEVER AGAINST THE HOUSING CO.NZ, HOUSING.COM.AU AND HOUSINGDOTCODOTNZ ENTITIES, AS A RESULT OF ANY UNLAWFUL CONTENT POSTED ON THE SITE, WHETHER ARISING FROM NEGLIGENCE OR ANY OTHER CAUSE WHATSOEVER. YOU FURTHER ACKNOWLEDGE THAT USERS’ PERSONAL DETAILS (NAME, CONTACT NUMBER, EMAIL ADDRESS AND ANY OTHER IDENTIFYING INFORMATION) MAY BE DISCLOSED TO YOU FOR THE SOLE PURPOSE OF ALLOWING THE USER TO RESOLVE THE CONCERN REGARDING YOUR LISTING POSTED BY THE USER. THE SUPPLIER, USER, AGENT UNDERTAKES NOT TO INSTITUTE LEGAL ACTION OR TAKE ANY STEPS WHATSOEVER AGAINST ANY USER OF THE SITE, AS A RESULT OF ANY DEFAMATORY OR INSULTING CONTENT POSTED ON THE SITE, WHETHER ARISING FROM NEGLIGENCE OR ANY OTHER CAUSE WHATSOEVER.
- THE HOUSING CO.NZ, HOUSING.COM.AU AND HOUSINGDOTCODOTNZ ENTITIES MAKE NO CLAIMS OR PROMISES WITH RESPECT TO ANY THIRD PARTY, SUCH AS THE AGENT, BUSINESSES OR ADVERTISERS LISTED ON THE SITE OR THE SITE’S USERS. ACCORDINGLY, THE HOUSING CO.NZ, HOUSING.COM.AU AND HOUSINGDOTCODOTNZ ENTITIES ARE NOT LIABLE TO YOU FOR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE THAT MIGHT ARISE FROM THEIR ACTIONS OR OMISSIONS, INCLUDING, FOR EXAMPLE, IF ANOTHER AGENT, USER OR BUSINESS MISUSES YOUR CONTENT, IDENTITY OR PERSONAL INFORMATION, OR IF YOU HAVE A NEGATIVE EXPERIENCE WITH ONE OF THE USERS< AGENTS, BUSINESSES OR ADVERTISERS LISTED OR FEATURED ON THE SITE. YOUR PURCHASE AND USE OF PRODUCTS OR SERVICES OFFERED BY USERS, AGENTS OR THIRD PARTIES THROUGH THE SITE IS AT YOUR OWN DISCRETION AND RISK.
- THE HOUSING CO.NZ, HOUSING.COM.AU AND HOUSINGDOTCODOTNZ ENTITIES EXPRESSLY DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES, WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING WARRANTIES AS TO THE PROPERTIES, PRODUCTS OR SERVICES OFFERED BY USRES, AGENTS AND BUSINESSES LISTED ON THE SITE, AND IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, AND NON-INFRINGEMENT. NO ORAL OR WRITTEN INFORMATION OR ADVICE PROVIDED TO YOU BY A REPRESENTATIVE OF ONE OF THE HOUSINGDOTCODOTNZ ENTITIES SHALL CREATE A REPRESENTATION OR WARRANTY.
- YOUR SOLE AND EXCLUSIVE RIGHT AND REMEDY IN CASE OF DISSATISFACTION WITH THE SITE, RELATED SERVICES, OR ANY OTHER GRIEVANCE SHALL BE YOUR TERMINATION AND DISCONTINUATION OF ACCESS TO, OR USE OF THE SITE.
- THE HOUSING CO.NZ, HOUSING.COM.AU AND HOUSINGDOTCODOTNZ ENTITIES’ MAXIMUM AGGREGATE LIABILITY TO YOU FOR LOSSES OR DAMAGES THAT YOU SUFFER IN CONNECTION WITH THE SITE OR THESE TERMS IS LIMITED TO THE AMOUNT PAID, IF ANY, BY YOU TO THE HOUSINGDOTCODOTNZ ENTITIES IN CONNECTION WITH THE SITE IN THE 12 MONTHS PRIOR TO THE ACTION GIVING RISE TO LIABILITY.
- THE HOUSING CO.NZ, HOUSING.COM.AU AND HOUSINGDOTCODOTNZ ENTITIES DISCLAIM LIABILITY FOR ANY (i) INDIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, PUNITIVE, EXEMPLARY, RELIANCE, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, (ii) LOSS OF PROFITS, (iii) BUSINESS INTERRUPTION, (iv) REPUTATIONAL HARM, OR (v) LOSS OF INFORMATION OR DATA.
- THE PROVISIONS OF THIS CLAUSE SHALL CONSTITUTE A STIPULATION FOR THE BENEFIT OF EACH OF THE HOUSING CO.NZ, HOUSING.COM.AU AND HOUSINGDOTCODOTNZ ENTITIES, CAPABLE OF ACCEPTANCE BY THEM AT ANY TIME.
This website (the “Website”) is the website of Housing.co.nz (“Housing.co.nz ”, “us” or “we”).
The pages on the Website are published by Housingdotcodotnz Limited (“Housingdotcodotnz”) on behalf of Housing.co.nz .
Housingdotcodotnz Limited owns the following Domains:
Please read these terms and conditions of use of the Website carefully as by using the Website you agree to be bound by them. We reserve the right to vary the conditions of use at any time and will post any variations here. You are advised to review the conditions of use on a regular basis as you will be deemed to have accepted variations if you continue to use the Website after they have been posted.
If you do not agree to abide by these conditions of use you should not use the Website in any way.
Information published by Housingdotcodotnz on the Website is supplied by Housing.co.nz and, where indicated, by certain third parties. Housingdotcodotnz and Housing.co.nz take every care and precaution to ensure that information published on the Website is accurate when posted and regularly updated, but neither Housingdotcodotnz nor Housing.co.nz guarantee or can be held liable for its accuracy or timeliness and Housingdotcodotnz or Housing.co.nz may change the information at any time without notice. Housingdotcodotnz nor Housing.co.nz are not responsible, liable or involved in the sale and purchase of properties or products offered on Housing.co.nz. You must not rely on the information on the Website and you acknowledge that you must take appropriate steps to verify this information before acting on it.
HOUSING.CO.NZ AND HOUSINGDOTCODOTNZ LIMITED PUBLISH THE WEBSITE “AS IS” WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, AS TO THE OPERATION OF THE WEBSITE, THE ACCURACY OF THE INFORMATION OR THE PRODUCTS OR SERVICES REFERRED TO ON THE WEBSITE (IN SO FAR AS SUCH WARRANTIES MAY BE EXCLUDED UNDER ANY RELEVANT LAW) AND TO THE EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, NEITHER HOUSING.CO.NZ OR HOUSINGDOTCODOTNZ SHALL BE LIABLE FOR ANY LOSSES OR DAMAGE WHETHER DIRECT OR INDIRECT (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION DIRECT OR INDIRECT LOSS OF PROFITS), CONSEQUENTIAL, SPECIAL OR OTHERWISE INCIDENTAL THAT MAY RESULT FROM USE OF THE WEBSITE HOWSOEVER ARISING.
The information contained in the Website is not an invitation to invest in shares or other securities, or any other products or services or otherwise deal in these or enter into a contract with Housing.co.nz or any other company. The information provided should not be relied upon in connection with any investment decision. You should always seek appropriate professional advice in relation to such.
The past performance of Housing.co.nz or any other company referred to on the Website cannot be relied upon as a guide to its future performance. The price of shares and the income derived from them can go down as well as up and investors may not recoup the amount originally invested.
Any reference to any product or service which has been or may be provided by Housing.co.nz or any other company does not amount to a promise that such product or service will be available at any time. Changes to or improvements in such products or services may be made at any time without notice.
Copyright in the design and architecture of the Website is owned by Housingdotcodotnz. Housing.co.nz owns the copyright in the content published on the Website except where otherwise indicated by a third party’s proprietary notice. Images, trademarks and brands are also protected by other intellectual property laws and may not be reproduced or appropriated in any manner without written permission of their respective owners. Unless specifically prohibited by a notice published on any page, you may make a print copy of such parts of the Website as you may reasonably require for your own personal use provided that any copy has attached to it any relevant proprietary notices and/or disclaimers. All other use is prohibited.
We are not responsible for the content of any other website from which you have accessed the Website or to which you may hyperlink from the website and cannot be held liable for any loss or damage you incur as a result thereof.
These conditions of use are governed by the laws of New Zealand and Australia you agree that the New Zealand courts shall have exclusive jurisdiction in any dispute.
To the extent that any part of these conditions of use is found to be invalid, unlawful or unenforceable by any court of competent jurisdiction such part shall to that extent be severed from the remaining terms all of which shall remain in full force and effect as permitted by law.
The pages on the website (“the website”) are published by Housing.co.nz (“us” or “we”) on behalf of Housingdotcodotnz Limited (“Housingdotcodotnz “).
We will not collect any information about individuals, except where it is specifically and knowingly provided by them.
When you visit our website, our web server collects some basic information such as your internet service provider’s domain name, which pages you accessed on our site, and when.
We use this information only to analyse the use of our website to help guide improvements. We do not collect any personally identifiable information.
Facebook Promotion - Terms & Conditions
Housing.co.nz – Facebook promotion – Terms and conditions
This promotion is not connected to any purchase. To join the competition you must, within the promotional period, follow the specific entry instructions as outlined in the relevant post on https://www.facebook.com/housing.co.nz/ and in the specific description of the particular promotion below. You are included in the promotion only if you follow these instructions and meet the terms and conditions. You won’t receive confirmation from the promoter that you have entered the promotion.
You must have a valid Facebook account. You must be 13 years of age or older to enter. If you’re under 18 years of age, you must get the consent of your parent or guardian before entering the promotion. You can enter the draw multiple times but you may not submit bulk entries or submit on behalf of third parties.
The prize is described in the specific description of the particular promotion below. The prizes are not transferable, changeable or redeemable for cash. In the event that the prize or any part of the prize becomes unavailable for any reason beyond the Promoter’s control, the Promoter may in its sole discretion decide to provide an alternative prize.
The winners will be drawn randomly and will be notified by Facebook Messenger at the closure of the Promotion. If a prize winner cannot be contacted by Facebook Messanger then that prize will be redrawn. Winners will also be announced on the Promotion application on the Promotion tab of the Promoter’s Facebook page. Entrants are identified by the Facebook profile used to submit the entry. The Promoter takes no responsibility for disputes arising as a result of entries submitted by entrants using a Facebook profile belonging to any other person.
The promoter will notify winners via a reply to their comment or private message within 7 days of winning the prize. If you win, you’ll receive your prize by post within 28 days of being notified.
The winner will be asked to submit their address as well as the address any to the promotion connected participants. The prizes will not get shipped outside of New Zealand. The prizes cannot be picked up. If you win and do not claim the prize after 14 business days of the promotion’s ending, and if the promoter has made reasonable efforts to contact you, the promoter has sole discretion to distribute the prize (including without limitation by deeming the prize to be null and void). There is no liability to winners or other participants.
If you win, it is your responsibility to supply the correct postal address to which a prize is to be sent via direct message to the promoter on Facebook. If your prize is returned to the promotor or prize-handler due to incomplete delivery, the promoter will contact you to check your address before re-sending. If your prize is returned to the promotor or prize-handler a second time, or the promotor or prize-handler cannot contact you, you will forfeit your prize and will no longer be able to claim it.
The winner will have their details published on the housing.co.nz Facebook page following the draw date. By accepting the Prize, the winner consents to his or her name being used for such publicity purposes as reasonably determined by the Promoter. The winner can be viewed on https://www.facebook.com/housing.co.nz/
If a winner is under the age of 13, the Prize will be redrawn.
Exclusions and Liability
If your entry is lost, delayed, undelivered, incomplete or is a multiple entry, it will not be entered into the promotion. The promoter accepts no responsibility for entries, or emails/communications that are misdirected, lost, delayed, damaged or corrupted during delivery to or from the promoter due to any computer malfunction, virus, bug, delay or other reason whatsoever. Proof of sending is not proof of receipt. The time entries are deemed to be made will be the time the entry is received, not the time the entry is submitted by an entrant. The Promoter reserves the right to disallow entries in its absolute discretion and without giving reasons.
The Promoter reserves the right, at any time, to verify the validity of claims and determine the eligibility of entrants (including an entrant’s identity) and to disqualify any entry or refuse to award a prize where false or misleading details have been given by an entrant, or where an entrant has behaved in a fraudulent or dishonest manner, or otherwise than in accordance with these terms and conditions or the spirit of the promotion. By entering this Promotion, entrants agree to the use of their names for promotional/advertising purposes. The ensuing copyright will rest with the Promoter, without any claim to compensation from the entrants.
The winners acknowledge and agree that they will comply with all instructions given by employees of the Promoter and other agencies associated with this promotion, and agree not to do anything that may bring the Promoter into disrepute
If a winner cannot accept or take part in the prize for any reason, their prize will be void and no compensation will be payable.
Failure by the Promoter to enforce any of its rights at any stage does not constitute a waiver of those rights.
All decisions made by the Promoter its employees or agents are final and no correspondence will be entered into. The Promoter may amend, suspend or cancel any aspect of the competition (including any prize) at any time in its sole discretion.
Except for any liability that cannot be excluded by law, the Promoter (including its officers, directors, shareholders, employees, advisors, assignees, agents, licensees, representatives, advertising and promotional agencies), excludes all liability (including negligence), for any personal injury or any loss or damage (including loss of opportunity), whether direct, indirect, special or consequential, arising in any way out of the Promotion, including, but not limited to, where attributable to any of the following: (a) any technical difficulties or equipment malfunction (whether or not under the Promoter’s control); (b) any theft, unauthorized access or third party interference; (c) any entry or prize claim that is late, lost, altered, damaged or misdirected ; (d) any variation in the prize; (e) any tax liability incurred by a claimant or entrant; or (f) use of a prize.
Use of Personal Information
General Terms and Conditions
The Promoter collects and holds personal information provided by entrants for the purposes of this promotion and for future promotional purposes. Failure to provide requested personal information may disqualify a person from being able to receive a prize. All personal information provided by entrants will be held by the Promoter. Under the Privacy Act 1993, entrants have the right to access and correct any such personal information.
This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by or associated with Facebook.
The Promoter is CONNECT GLOBAL LIMITED (1391662), 1 Walton Leigh Ave, Porirua 5022
See www.housing.co.nz for full T&Cs. HOUSINGDOTCODOTNZ LIMITED (7065093)
Specific details for the promotion: BBQ
The draw is open for entry from Tuesday, 5/2/19, 5.00PM and closes Tuesday 26/2/19, 5.00PM.
To enter, an eligible entrant must, add a comment to the directed Facebook post, including a picture of a BBQ area or tag friends to go in the draw to win. The participant must be located in New Zealand and the person who uploads the picture must have the consent to do so as well as meet all the other criteria set above to enter the competition.
The prize is 1 x Jumbuck Black 4 Burner Hooded BBQ with Side Burner, with a retail price of $298.00. There is one prize to be won for the entire competition.
The prize will be drawn on Wednesday, 27/2/19.
The winners (1 successful entrant) will be notified by Facebook Messenger within 7 days.
The winner will be asked to submit their address and identify the closest Bunnings store for him to pick up his prize. Delivery is not included and must be organised by the winner.
Specific details for the promotion: Promocode freelisting
The draw is open for entry from Wednesday, 30/01/19, 17.00PM and closes Wednesday 13/02/19, 17.00PM.
To enter, an eligible entrant must, list a property on housing.co.nz and enter the promocode “freelisting” in the field “Promocode” at the end of the listing process to go in the draw to win. The house must be located in New Zealand and the person who adds the listing must have the consent of the house owner to do so as well as meet all the other criteria set above to enter the competition.
The prize is 1 x $100 Mitre 10 Voucher. There is one prize to be won for the entire competition.
The prize will be drawn on Monday, 18/02/19.
The winners (1 successful entrants) will be notified by Facebook Messenger within 7 days.
The winner will be asked to submit their email address, where after the e-voucher will be sent to.
Specific details for the promotion: Christmas decoration
The draw is open for entry from Friday, 14/12/18, 18.00PM and closes Tuesday 25/12/18, 12.00AM.
To enter, an eligible entrant must, add a comment to the directed Facebook post, including a picture of a house with Christmas decoration to go in the draw to win. The house must be located in New Zealand and the person who uploads the picture must have the consent of the house owner to participate in this competition as well as meet all the other criteria set above to enter the competition.
The prize is 10 x 2 Whittaker’s chocolate boxes, with a recommended retail price of $25.00 each. There are ten prizes to be won for the entire competition.
The prize will be drawn on Wednesday, 26/12/18.
The winners (10 successful entrants) will be notified by Facebook Messenger within 7 days.
The winner will be asked to submit their address as well as the address of the houseowner connected to the winning picture.
Prize Draw Terms & Conditions
By listing your property FREE online at www.housing.co.nz, or by advertising your service, you agree to acceptance of these terms and conditions. Entry into the two $100,000 share prize draws is automatic on submission of the online registration. The prize draw is open to NZ residents aged 18 years and over. Employees of Housingdotcodotnz Limited, suppliers, agents, respective family and household members of those associated with this promotion are not eligible to enter the prize draws.
One of the two $100,000 share prize draws will be drawn once house listings reach 45,000, and the other once services listings reach 5,500. A winner will be chosen at random using a third-party auditor via random selection within the first two weeks of reaching the target listings listed above. The winner will be notified by phone/and or email (using the details provided on the online registration form). If a winner cannot be contacted by Housingdotcodotnz Limited within 30 days of Housingdotcodotnz Limited’s first attempt at notifying the winner of his or her win, then the winner’s prize will be forfeited and Housingdotcodotnz Limited will be entitled to select another winner. Prizes are drawn at Housingdotcodotnz Limited discretion and can be redeemed for cash with sales commission applied. Housingdotcodotnz Limited shall not be liable for any delay or failure to perform due to any event beyond its control.
The prize will be delivered to the winner by courier within 14 days of the winner being notified of his or her win. Should the winner wish to redeem their prize as cash, the $100,000 in shares will be sold via an approved broker and an 8% sales commission applied which will be deducted from the prize money. Housingdotcodotnz Limited decision regarding any change in process or aspect of the prize draw is final and binding and no correspondence will be entered into.
Housingdotcodotnz Limited reserves the right to refuse entry, or refuse to award the prize to anyone in breach of these terms and conditions. Housingdotcodotnz Limited reserves the right to cancel, alter or withdraw this prize promotion at any time without further notice. All winners agree to participate in any promotional activities planned by Housingdotcodotnz Limited and consent to their name and image being used in marketing materials.
Housingdotcodotnz Limited may collect personal information about entrants to enable entrants to participate in this Promotion. If personal information is not provided, the entrant may not be able to participate in/be a winner of this promotion. By entering this Promotion, entrants agree that Housingdotcodotnz Limited may disclose personal information for future marketing purposes in relation to its products, services, and offers including sending SMS messages and emails. Personal data supplied during the course of this promotion may be passed on to third party suppliers as required for fulfillment/delivery/arrangement of the prize.