LIDL-2022-DELUXE CHRISTMAS LOTTERY
TERMS AND CONDITIONS
These Terms and Conditions (the “Terms and Conditions”) govern the participation in the 2022 Deluxe Christmas Lottery (the “Lottery”) run by LIDL Malta Limited (“LIDL”, “We”, “Us” and “Our”), having company registration number C36317 and registered office at The Administration Office, Triq il-Karmnu, Luqa, LQA 1311, Malta. The Lottery shall consist of eight (8) weekly draws (the “Weekly Draws”) each consisting of fifteen (15) winners and one (1) Grand Final draw (the “Grand Final”) as further described in Clause 3, and, collectively, shall be referred to as the “Prize Draws” within these Terms and Conditions.
1.1. To be eligible to participate, the LIDL Malta customers must also have downloaded and registered as a Lidl Plus Malta customer. This is a free to download and use customer loyalty smartphone app available on IOS, Android and Huawei respective app stores. For more information on Lidl Plus please refer to https://www.lidl.com.mt/lidl-plus/what-is-lidl-plus
1.2. Should the participating customer choose to terminate their membership of the Lidl Plus Malta App over the same period, all their respective participations will automatically be revoked and considered to have never taken place.
1.3. As from the 31st of October, 2022 and for the duration of the period as indicated in point 2 below, all Lidl Plus Malta App customer will be presented a banner on their home-screen containing a summary description of the Lottery and an invitation to read carefully the Terms and Conditions governing the Lottery.
1.3.1. Should the customer not agree to the Terms and Conditions or decide not to participate in the Lottery, the customer can simply ignore the banner.
1.3.2. Should the customer agree to the Terms and Conditions, the customer will select to proceed with their participation in the Lottery through the appropriately labelled on-screen button, at which point the backend of the app will instantly and automatically register the customer as a participant without requiring any additional request for acceptance of lottery Terms& Conditions.
1.4. From the moment the customer is a registered participant, the system will automatically track all the purchases made by the customer at any LIDL store in Malta or Gozo, identifying the description of the items, the unit price and the number of units purchased. Any purchases, even valid, effected prior to the completion of the registration process, will not be taken into consideration for the scope of the Lottery.
1.5. Each five Euro (€5) spent on any Deluxe Products, or the Limited Edition Range [Limited Edition Range can be identified by the wording on their packaging identifying them as ‘Limited Edition’], or a mix of either, hereinafter referred to as “Promotional Products”, will entitle the customer to one (1) chance to win either of the weekly draws within the Lottery, following this example:
|Name||# Units||Unit Price||# of Chances|
|Promotional Product 01||1||€5.50||1|
|Promotional Product 02||2||€10.00||6|
|Promotional Product 03||3||€4.90||3|
The items listed above are fictitious and for illustration purposes only.
1.6. Once the customer has paid the individual receipt at the store, should they have successfully purchased at least the minimum of five Euro (€5) worth of Promotional Products, the customer will be advised on screen of the number of chances to win that the app has calculated. The customer will at this point be able to choose whether to play the chances as individual “tickets” – each ticket being a separate participation in the weekly draw or postpone participation to a subsequent weekly draw. If the chances to win continue to be postponed to the effect that they are not used within the “Period of the Lottery”, they will be lost forever.
1.6.1. Should the customer opt to play their participations instantly, they should proceed by pressing the ‘Send Ticket/ Send Tickets’ button on screen. Through this – all accumulated chances to win until that point in time will be submitted to participate within the current weekly draw, and in the Grand Final draw alike;
1.6.2. Should the customer want to postpone participation to subsequent draw, their chances to win are stored in the app until they are played. At any point in time, the customer can refer to the Home Page of their App where a dedicated dashboard reports on the stored chances to win. Through this same dashboard – the customer can at any point then play their chances to win.
1.7. There is no limit to the number of times a single customer may choose to participate in one or more weekly draws, so long as it falls within the “Period of the Lottery” as defined within Clause 2 below.
1.8. All chances to win and any subsequent participations (“tickets”) are registered on the app such that once a customer decides to play his chances to win, the app will generate an anonymous random unique number corresponding to each individual chance to win (the ticket) and each individual ticket will be registered as pertaining to the customer’s specific client ID (generated by the app when the customer has first registered as a LIDL plus customer). The customer can at any point in time access their own records and balances through appropriate dashboards and report screens made available on their smartphone through their Lidl Plus app.
1.9. The verification of the participant's identity will be carried out during the validation phase or upon receipt of a copy of the identity document. Whilst any individual is not precluded from winning more than one  prize over the different weekly and final draws, that same person may only win one  prize per draw, be it a weekly draw or the grand final draw.
1.10. All entrants must be aged 18 years or over on the day they enter the Lottery. Proof of age, in the form of a valid ID Card, Passport or Driver`s Licence, may be required before delivery of the Prizes.
1.11. No commercial entities, buying groups, or organisations are allowed to participate in the Lottery. LIDL employees, directors, affiliates, delegates, lawyers and representatives of LIDL, the agencies involved and their employees are also excluded from participating in the Lottery. LIDL reserves the right to carry out any checks to ensure that all entrants are abiding by this condition.
1.12. All entries into the Lottery must be made directly by the individual entering the Lottery. Syndicated entries or those made using methods such as a computer macro, a script or the use of automated devices or processes are not allowed, and all such entries will be disqualified, and any Prize awarded will be withdrawn. Entries will not be accepted via agents, third parties or in bulk.
2. Opening and Closing Dates and Time
2.1. The Lottery Period shall run from Monday 31st October 2022 until Tuesday 27th December 2022.
2.2. Registration and participation in the Lottery will be open from 06:59 on Monday 31st October 2022, to 23:59 on Tuesday 27th December 2022.
2.3. The draw dates shall be held on the following dates or at such later dates which LIDL may decide in its sole discretion:
|PERIOD FROM||PERIOD TO||DRAW DATE||WINNERS|
|Draw 01: KW44||Monday, 31 October, 2022||Sunday, 06 November, 2022||Tuesday, 14 November, 2022||15|
|Draw 02: KW45||Monday, 07 November, 2022||Sunday, 13 November, 2022||Tuesday, 21 November, 2022||15|
|Draw 03: KW46||Monday, 14 November, 2022||Sunday, 20 November, 2022||Tuesday, 28 November, 2022||15|
|Draw 04: KW47||Monday, 21 November, 2022||Sunday, 27 November, 2022||Tuesday, 02 December, 2022||15|
|Draw 05: KW48||Monday, 28 November, 2022||Sunday, 04 December, 2022||Tuesday, 12 December, 2022||15|
|Draw 06: KW49||Monday, 05 December, 2022||Sunday, 11 December, 2022||Tuesday, 19 December, 2022||15|
|Draw 06: KW50||Monday, 12 December, 2022||Sunday, 18 December, 2022||Wednesday, 11 January, 2023||15|
|Draw 07: KW51||Monday, 19 December, 2022||Tuesday, 27 December, 2022||Wednesday, 11 January, 2023||15|
|Draw 08: KW02||Monday, 31 October, 2022||Tuesday, 27 December, 2022||Wednesday, 11 January, 2023||1|
3. The Prize Draws
3.1. There shall be total of one-hundred-and-twenty (121) winners (each a “Winner”).
3.2. The following are the prizes that will be awarded by Lidl following the prize draws:
3.2.1. Daily Draw 01: fifteen (15) Lidl Discount Coupons each of one hundred Euros (€100) incl. VAT
3.2.2. Daily Draw 02: fifteen (15) Lidl Discount Coupons each of one hundred Euros (€100) incl. VAT
3.2.3. Daily Draw 03: fifteen (15) Lidl Discount Coupons each of one hundred Euros (€100) incl. VAT
3.2.4. Daily Draw 04: fifteen (15) Lidl Discount Coupons each of one hundred Euros (€100) incl. VAT
3.2.5. Daily Draw 05: fifteen (15) Lidl Discount Coupons each of one hundred Euros (€100) incl. VAT
3.2.6. Daily Draw 06: fifteen (15) Lidl Discount Coupons each of one hundred Euros (€100) incl. VAT
3.2.7. Daily Draw 07: fifteen (15) Lidl Discount Coupons each of one hundred Euros (€100) incl. VAT
3.2.8. Daily Draw 08: fifteen (15) Lidl Discount Coupons each of one hundred Euros (€100) incl. VAT
3.2.9. Grand Final: one (1) motor vehicle (the “Grand Final Draw”)
The Discount Coupons set out in clauses 3.2.1 to 3.2.8 shall be hereinafter referred to as the “Discount Coupons”, the winner will receive two Discount Coupons of €50 through in the Lidl Plus app. The motor vehicle referred to in clause 3.2.9 shall be referred to as the “Grand Prize”.
3.3. All prize Discount Coupons will be delivered to the respective winners directly through the Lidl Plus app in the form of two digital coupons that the winner will be able to use at any LIDL outlet in Malta & Gozo.
3.4. Each Digital Coupon is to be used against one  shopping event which total must equal to a minimum of fifty Euros [€50] in value.
Digital Coupons can be used to purchase all items in store with the sole exception of Greeting and Gift Cards and Prepaid Cards (e.g. mobile top-ups).
3.5. All Discount Coupons shall be in line with provisions of Part 9 of the Fourteenth Schedule to the Maltese VAT Act. On the basis that the Discount Coupons qualify as multi-purpose Vouchers (provided that the Discount Coupons can be redeemed to buy goods subject to different VAT rates 0%/5%/18% and at the point of issuance of the Discount Coupon one cannot determine which VAT rate will be due), the following VAT treatment as contemplated in the VAT Act should be applied:
3.5.1. The issuance/transfer of the multi-purpose Discount Coupon shall not be subject to VAT; and
3.5.2. The redemption of the multi-purpose Discount Coupons accepted as consideration shall be subject to normal VAT rules depending on the applicable VAT Rate/VAT exemption.
3.6. Each name drawn shall be contacted by JP Advertising, an affiliate of LIDL Malta, within 5 working days from the Prize Draw. Each Winner shall be required to send an image of their ID Card (once the details are confirmed, the digital image of the ID card will immediately be deleted from all servers) and that of the original cashier receipt for validation. The cashier receipt must be intact and free of abrasions or corrections and allow identification of the point of sale where the purchase was made and the details reported in the registration phase including the proof of purchase of a minimum spend of five Euro (€5) on any product from “Promotional Products”. Failure to provide the receipt in the manner set out above will result in the Winner not being eligible to win the Prize.
3.7. The selection of customers to be entered into a Prize Draws will be done through the use of an anonymous random key generator operated directly by an official representative of the Malta Gaming Authority (MGA).
3.8. During each Weekly Draw, an additional ten (10) names will be drawn at random (the “Reserves”). The Reserves shall be ranked according to their positioning in the Weekly Draw. In the event that a Winner does not meet any of the requirements in the validation process, LIDL shall inform the next person on the list of Reserves that they are in the chance of winning the Prize and such person shall be required to accept and abide by the same terms and validation process as any other Winner.
3.9. Following the validation process, the confirmed Winners will be advised directly via email of their success and respective Prize. At this stage, the Winners will also be asked their consent to have their details as Winners published. Details of winners can be in either full or initials, as instructed by the winner in their respective signed Consent Form.
3.10. Should the individual Winner consent so, their respective details will be published on Lidl Malta’s website and their own social media pages.
4. The Prizes
4.1. The following will apply to the delivery of the Discount Coupons:
4.1.1. The Discount Coupons will be delivered to the respective Winners no later than 1 month from the Prize Draw date. The aforementioned delivery period may be extended by Lidl in its sole discretion if delivery must be extended for reasons beyond LIDL’s control.
4.1.2. The Discount Coupons must be redeemed by the Winner no later than six (6) months from the respective delivered date.
4.1.3. The Discount Coupons can only be used in LIDL outlets in either Malta or Gozo.
4.1.4. The Discount Coupon is non-exchangeable, non-refundable, cannot be resold and will only be awarded directly to the Winner in the Lidl Plus App.
4.1.5. The Discount Coupon cannot be redeemed for cash or an alternative prize. If the full value of each Discount Coupon in single receipt is not used, no change will be given.
4.1.6. The Discount Coupons cannot be redeemed together in the same receipt but in two different time.
4.2. With respect to the Grand Prize:
4.2.1. The Winner will receive an official document issued by LIDL entitling the Winner to initiate the process of registration and hand over of the motor vehicle.
4.2.2. The prized motor vehicle will consist of a Mini Hatchback 5 door Cooper A fully equipped with the following specifications and extras:
Multifunction for steering wheel; sports leather steering wheel; locking wheel bolts; tyre pressure indicator; tyre repair kit; Heated windscreen washer jets; floor mats in velour; warning triangle with first-aid kit; height adjustment for front passenger set; child seat ISOFIX attachment; interior surfaces hazy grey; rain sensor and automatic driving lights; air conditioning; cruise control with braking function; speedometer with kilometre reading; on- board computer; LED headlights; Rear fog light; DAB tuner; intelligent emergency call; TeleServices; ConnectedDrive services; remote services; radio MINI Visual Boost; MINI Connected; white direction indicator lights; Great Britain/Ireland version; English/Owner's Handbook/Service Booklet; oil-maintenance interval - 24 months/30; transportation protection; 2 Years mechanical warranty; 12 Years anti-perforation warranty; Chilli Red; Cloth Firework/Carbon Black; 15" light alloy wheels heli spoke silver; sun protection glazing; armrest front; steptronic transmission with double clutch; alarm system; exterior mirror package; comfort access system; interior rear-view mirror with automatic; storage compartment package; seat heating for driver and front passenger; MINI interior surfaces aluminium; ambient light; MINI driving modes; park distance control (PDC rear); automatic air conditioning; lights package; preparation for Apple CarPlay and navigation system, preparation
4.3. LIDL reserves the right to refuse to accept Discount Coupons and/or cashier receipts which it deems in its sole discretion to have been tampered with, duplicated, damaged, or which otherwise are suspected to be affected by fraud. LIDL shall not be liable in the event that a Prize has been lost, damaged or stolen following collection of the Prize by the Winner.
4.4. In the case that should any Winner/s and all the Reserves fail to be positively validated, LIDL shall donate the Prize/s to the Puttinu Cares Children's Cancer Support Group, Rainbow Ward Paediatric Adolescent Ward, Sir Anthony Mamo Oncology Centre level -1, Msida or any other charity which LIDL may determine at its sole discretion.
4.5. No responsibility will be taken by LIDL if a Winner is not able to collect a Prize for any reason howsoever arising.
6. Termination and Exclusion of Participants
6.1. Owing to exceptional circumstances outside its reasonable control and only where circumstances make this unavoidable, LIDL reserves the right to cancel or amend the Prize Draw or these Terms and Conditions at any stage but will always endeavour to minimize the effect on participants in order to avoid undue disappointment.
6.2. LIDL assumes no responsibility for and will disqualify entries that are: stolen, late, lost, illegible, incomplete, invalid, unintelligible, damaged, destroyed, delayed, misdirected, not received, or that have incorrect or inaccurate entry information, whether caused by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Prize Draw, or by any human, mechanical or electronic error which may occur in the processing of the entries in the Prize Draw, or other errors appearing within the terms or in any the Prize Draw related advertisements. Proof of sending will not be accepted as proof of receipt, and no correspondence will be entered into.
6.3. LIDL assumes no responsibility for any typographical or other error in the printing of these Terms and Conditions, administration of each of the Prize Draws, errors in processing entries, identifying the Winner, in the announcement of the Prizes and Winner, and the delivery of the Prizes, any problems or technical malfunction of any telephone network or lines, mobile phone, computer systems, online systems, servers or providers, computer equipment, software, failure of any e-mail or players on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or on any website, or any combination thereof, including, without limitation, any injury or damage to the participant’s mobile phone or other portable electronic device related to or resulting from participation or downloading any materials in the Prize Draw.
6.4. Use of any device to automate or subvert entry is prohibited and any entries received by such means will be void. No software-generated, robotic, programmed, script, macro or other automated entries are permitted and any entries received by such means will be void.
6.5. LIDL reserves the right in its sole discretion to verify the Winner and disqualify any person it suspects or finds: (i) to have tampered with the entry process or the operation of the Prize Draw; (ii) to have provided inaccurate information upon entering the Prize Draw; (iii) to be acting in violation of these Terms and Conditions; or (iv) to have gained unfair advantage in participating in the promotion or won using fraudulent means. Any violation of these Terms and Conditions by a Winner will result in such individual’s disqualification as a winner of the Prize Draw and all privileges as a Winner will be immediately terminated.
7. Limitation of Liability
7.1. LIDL does not guarantee continuous uninterrupted or secure access to the Lidl Plus App. Numerous factors outside the control of the LIDL may interfere with the operation of the App for which LIDL accepts no responsibility, including but not limited to, any difficulties in delayed or corrupted data.
7.2. LIDL rejects any claims and responsibility of any possible event that may be caused by limitations to access to the internet, malfunction of the App, connectivity, software, compatibility, hardware, mobile or desktop that should be experienced by any customer during their registration.
7.3. To the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, LIDL rejects any responsibility for any incorrectness of the detail provided by the customer on registration.
7.4. Except in cases of fraud and/or gross negligence, LIDL, its employees, directors and affiliates, shall not be held liable in any way, for any claims, losses, damages, rights and actions of any kind arising out of or relating to the Prize and Prize Draw, whether direct or indirect, including but not limited to claims for damage caused to the participants, Winners, or any other third party. Furthermore, the participants and Winners hold and continue to hold LIDL, its employees, directors and affiliates, free and harmless against all and any claims, losses, damages, rights and actions of any kind made by third parties as permitted under applicable law, in respect of the Prizes, including use of the Prizes, this Prize Draw and this Lottery.
7.6. To the fullest extent possible in law, LIDL does not accept liability for any losses or claims whatsoever arising out of participation in the Prize Draw and the acceptance of any Prize.
7.7. Participants are responsible for all costs and expenses relating to participation in the Prize Draw, including but not limited to the participant’s accessing the internet.
7.8. LIDL reserves the right to investigate and reject claims it believes could be of a fraudulent nature. Should the investigation conducted by the Lidl specially appointed team positively affirm that a claim be upheld as fraudulent, LIDL reserves the right to pursue damages against individuals and/or entities in connection with such claims.
7.9. For the purpose of these Terms and Conditions, an “Event of Force Majeure”, shall have the following meaning; all circumstances beyond the reasonable control of either LIDL or the Winner concerned, including acts of God, earthquake, flood, storm, lightning, fire, explosion, war, terrorism, riot, civil disturbance, sabotage, strike, lockout, slowdown, labour disturbances, accident, epidemic, pandemic, difficulties to obtain required raw materials or labour, lack of or failing transportation, breakdown of plant or essential machinery, emergency repair or maintenance, breakdown of public utilities, changes of law, statutes, regulations or any other legislative measures, acts of governments, supranational organizations or other administrative or public agencies, orders or decrees of any court, acts of third parties, delay in delivery or defects in goods or materials or any other circumstances amounting to force majeure.
8.1. LIDL reserves the right to amend these Terms and Conditions at any time without prior notice and without any reasons being given. The latest version of the Terms and Conditions would always be available at https://www.lidl.com.mt/christmas/terms-and-conditions and such Terms and Conditions shall supersede any previous version. It is the customer’s responsibility to ensure that the customer is conversant with any changes to the Terms and Conditions. Should individual clauses of the entry terms and conditions be or become invalid, the validity of the remaining entry Terms and Conditions shall remain unaffected.
8.2. These Terms and Conditions shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws in force in Malta from time to time and the courts of Malta shall have exclusive jurisdiction for the resolution of all disputes as to any matter arising out of or in connection with these Terms and Conditions.
8.3. We would strongly advise that, in the event of a dispute, the customer first lodge a complaint with our customer service centre in order to resolve or clarify the matter. Customer service is available on:
- 80062777, from Monday to Friday, from 8.30am to 7.00pm; Saturday from 8.30am to 12.30pm. It’s available only in English from Malta on some service providers;
- the contact form on this link:
https://customer-service.lidl.com.mt/SelfServiceMT/s/contactsupport ; and e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org
8.4. All questions or disputes regarding eligibility of the Prize Draw, the Prize, or compliance with these Terms and Conditions will be resolved by LIDL at their sole discretion. Should the customer believe that any aspect of the gaming service is unlawful, or conducted in a manner which is not safe, fair or transparent, they should lodge their complaint with the Players Support Unit at The Complaints and Conciliation Directorate established under the Fourth Schedule of the Malta Competition and Consumer Affairs Act (Cap. 510).
8.5. If any provision of these Terms and Conditions is or becomes illegal, invalid or unenforceable in any jurisdiction, that shall not affect the legality, validity or enforceability in that jurisdiction of any other provision of these Terms and Conditions, or the legality, validity or enforceability in any other jurisdiction of that or any other provision of these Terms and Conditions.