Terms and Conditions

Sightsavers Christmas 2018 Raffle Rules

General Rules

  • Christmas 2018 Raffle is open to all mainland Great Britain residents and those residing in Northern Ireland, over the age of 16 (this excludes Isle of Man, Channel Islands and BFPO addresses according to Gambling Act 2005 regulations).
  • No tickets can be sold to, on behalf of, or for a person under the age of 16 years.
  • If a ticket is sold unknowingly to, on behalf of, or for a person under the age of 16 he/she will be exempt from the raffle and will forfeit his/her prize and the stake will be returned.
  • Sightsavers reserves the right to use the name(s) of the winner(s) in an abbreviated form and a photograph in any future mailings or promotional material
  • The proceeds from this raffle will be used to support Sightsavers' work wherever the need is greatest.
  • All response handling activities are being externally managed on behalf of Sightsavers by CFP Lottery and Raffles Ltd.
  • Sightsavers is registered with the Gambling Commission to operate this raffle. This licence is issued under Part 5 of the Gambling Act 2005.

Christmas 2018 Raffle Rules

  • Postal entries must be received by 12 December and online entries by 17 December 2018.
  • Late entries will be transferred to the next raffle.
  • In order to promote responsible gambling, it is recommended that no more than 60 chances are to be purchased per person for the Christmas 2018 Raffle.
  • The draw for Christmas 2018 Raffle will take place on the 19 December 2018. Winners will be notified by post or telephone no later than 28 days after the draw date. A list of winners will also be published on the Raffleplayer website within 28 days of the draw date. Please keep the ticket number as record of proof of purchase.
  • If a prize is unclaimed after reasonable efforts have been made by the Sightsavers to contact the winner, then Sightsavers will be entitled to dispose of the prize as it thinks fit. The winner has one month after notification to claim the prize.

Online entries

  • To enter the online raffle an entrant must self-certify that they are the required age to play. A confirmation email will be sent to the entrant confirming their numbers in the draw and thanking them for their participation. Random age verification checks are carried out at regular intervals. If an entrant is found to be under the required age their payment will be returned and they will not be entered into the draw.
  • Entries must not be bought on behalf of somebody else.
  • Material changes to this raffle are not predicted to happen, but in the event that this occurs you will be notified by email 14 days in advance of any changes.

General Information

For more information about Sightsavers, our raffles and other ways to donate please visit www.sightsavers.org or contact our dedicated supporter care team by calling 01444 446 600.

Requests for additional raffle tickets up to a maximum of 60 tickets per person or requests to be removed from future raffle mailings should be addressed to 01628 823398.

If you would like more information about raffles and lotteries please go to www.gamblingcommission.gov.uk.

Sightsavers policy for raffles can be found here. This includes our policy on responsible gambling, underage gambling, fair and open draws and our complaints procedure. If you feel that you or a family member might have a gambling problem, you can seek advice and support from GambleAware on 0808 8020 133 or via their website begambleware.org.