Terms and Conditions
No Purchase Necessary
NO PURCHASE IS NECESSARY TO ENTER THE PRIZE DRAWS ON THE FREE PRIZEDRAWS WEBSITE (www.fpd.ie).
These are the rules ('Official Rules') that apply to all Prize draws and Competitions hosted on www.fpd.ie (the "Free Prizedraws website") and websites which Free Prizedraws provides prize draw services to.
If you do not comply with the Official Rules you may be disqualified from all prize draws without further notice. Individual open and close dates for prize draws are featured in the individual prize draw terms and conditions. Please read these as you enter each prize draw. False or deceptive entries or acts will render the entrant ineligible.
You are eligible to enter a prize draw if you are:
- An Irish citizen or a legal resident of Ireland at all times during the free prize draw.
- 18 years old or older on the open date of the prize draw.
- Not an employee, agent, affiliate, officer or director of DataXcel, Free Prizedraws or of any advertiser, promotion agency, fulfilment agency or agent of DataXcel, or of anyone else professionally connected with any prize draw, or a family member of any of these.
- Human - any use of electronic devices to enhance or alter your odds of winning will count as a false or deceptive entry.
- An active (i.e. currently subscribed) member of Free Prizedraws on the date of entering the prize draw and on the close date of the prize draw.
Entering a prize draw on or after the open date and on or before the close date of that prize draw and otherwise compliant with all the Official Rules.
Free Prizedraws may require you to provide proof that you are eligible and the authorised account holder of the email address used to enter a prize draw. "Authorised account holder" means the person to whom the email address in question has been assigned by an Internet service provider, online service provider, or other organisation (e.g. business, educational institution, etc.) responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the email address. If you fail to provide all required information you may be disqualified. It is a condition of entry that all information given is true, current and full. You may not enter using multiple email addresses or as multiple participants. You are allowed only one entry, per entrant, per prize draw. If you attempt to use multiple addresses or enter more than once, you may be disqualified from all prize draws.
Free Prizedraws undertakes to use reasonable efforts to maintain adequate email, internet and other communication links but is not otherwise responsible for and shall not be liable for: late, lost, delayed, damaged, misdirected, incomplete, illegible, or unintelligible entries, telephone, electronic, hardware, or software programs, network, internet, or computer malfunctions, failures, delays or difficulties, errors in transmission or prize deliveries attempted but not received.
If you are disqualified, Free Prizedraws is under no obligation to publish this fact on this site or anywhere else. Your data will be removed and destroyed once you are disqualified.
Further eligibility conditions may be featured in individual prize draw terms and conditions.
Details of individual prize values can be found in individual prize draw terms and conditions. Free Prizedraws reserves the right to substitute any prize with a prize of equal or greater value or a cash alternative at any time and for any reason, e.g. if the advertised prize is no longer available. Free Prizedraws cannot guarantee the prize shown will be the same as the prize awarded. All images of prizes are shown for illustrative purposes only.
Any prize draw or competition shown on www.fpd.ie may be conducted over one or more other websites simultaneously which may or may not be accessible to or limited to entries from Irish residents. In such cases, the prizes advertised as part of the prize draw are available across all such websites.
The prize winner for each prize draw will be chosen randomly from all valid entries received. The winner will be selected at random on the competition closing date and notified by email and/or mobile and/or telephone within 96 hours. Each prize will be delivered to the home address of the prize winner. Please allow twenty-eight (28) days for delivery unless otherwise stated in the relevant individual prize draw terms and conditions. Return of any prize or prize notification as "undeliverable" will result in disqualification and an alternate winner may be selected.
To enter you must complete the registration process. If required you must confirm your entry by clicking on the "CONFIRM MEMBERSHIP" link in the confirmation email sent to your email address. Any of your dealings with or participation in promotions offered by clients of Free Prizedraws, including the delivery of and the payment for goods and services, and any other terms, conditions, warranties or representations associated with such dealings or promotions, is solely between you and the partner. Free Prizedraws or DataXcel shall not be responsible or liable for any part of any such dealings or promotions. After confirming your entry, you may, at any time opt out of receiving the emails by editing your registration (by clicking 'Update your preferences' on the Free Prizedraws website). You can also edit your contact preferences via this link.
How to win
Prize draw winners will be randomly chosen by a representative of DataXcel (the "Judge") on or around the stated closing date from all eligible entries received. All entries must be submitted in the name of an individual person and the prize can only be awarded to the person whose name is on the winning entry. The decisions of DataXcel will be final and binding in all matters regarding any prize draw and no correspondence will be entered into. Each winner's full name and county will be included on the 'Winners' page of the Free Prizedraws website and other websites on which the relevant prize draws were featured. Winners may be required to supply a photograph for publication and/or take part in further reasonable promotional activities. If you are a winner, you may be required to sign affidavits of eligibility, liability releases and, except where prohibited by law, publicity releases and return these within five (5) days. In the event that such affidavits and releases are not signed, any prize or prize notification is returned as undeliverable or the winner otherwise declines or fails to properly claim his or her prize within five (5) days of notification, that winner will be disqualified and an alternate winner may be selected by random drawing at Free Prizedraws sole discretion.
Prizedraws Entered on Other Sites
Prize draws entered on sites other than Free Prizedraws and its sub-pages are not bound by these Official Rules. Please refer to the rules and terms and conditions on the relevant website for more details.
Except in respect of death or personal injury caused by the negligence of Free Prizedraws, Free Prizedraws expressly disclaims any responsibility and each participant hereby agrees to release and to hold Free Prizedraws (and its employees, officers, directors, agents, marketing partners and affiliates) harmless from any and all losses, damages, rights, claims and actions of any kind in connection with any prize or resulting from the delivery, acceptance and/or subsequent use or misuse of any prize. Free Prizedraws (and its employees, officers, directors, agents, marketing partners and affiliates) are not responsible for any condition caused by events beyond the control of Free Prizedraws that may cause the prize draw to be disrupted. Any information or data you provide on this website will be managed by DataXcel and associated companies as detailed in these Official Rules. DataXcel is registered in Ireland, Company Number: 480849.
Address: 29 Lower Patrick Street, Kilkenny, County Kilkenny. We are registered as a Data Controller and Data Processor with the office of the Data Protection Commisioner. Our Data Protection (reference number) is 11223/A. Free Prizedraws reserves the right to modify scheduling of any Free Prizedraws or partner-sponsored prize draw without prior notice at any time and for any reason.
Free Prizedraws reserves the right to terminate or suspend any Free Prizedraws ticket or partner sponsored prize draw without notice at any time and for any reason. In the event of termination, suspension or modification of a prize draw Free Prizedraws may, in its sole discretion, elect to award the prize to a winner randomly drawn from among all participants who have validly entered the prize draw by that time.
Entry by post
If you would like to enter a prize draw without registering with Free Prizedraws, please send a postcard with your name, address, e-mail address, telephone/mobile number and the name of the prize draw to:
Postal Prizedraw Entries Dept.
Requests by letter must be received on or before the close date of the respective prize draw. By entering a prize draw run by FreePrizedraws (fpd.ie) you agree to receive information from FreePrizedraws (fpd.ie), and carefully selected 3rd parties about products and services that will be selected based on your interests and information you supply to the website and understand that your contact details can be used for marketing purposes for telephone, mobile, email & mail contact.
Frequently Asked Questions
- Q. Do people actually win when they enter the competitions?
Yes they do! Free Prizedraws has free prize draws that close every week and month so we give away hundreds of free prizes to our members each year. Our winners page shows all the winners over the past few years who entered in all the various competitions that we have on the site. Free Prizedraws is a legitimate, regulated, fun and free to enter competition website.
- Q. So how do we know if we have won?
Once a winner has been pulled we email the winner within 96 hours. The email will arrive from email@example.com. To make sure that you receive this email, enter this address into your contacts to ensure you won’t miss the chance to win the fantastic prizes.
- Q. How do I claim my prize?
Once you have received an email from firstname.lastname@example.org you have to reply to it with the postal address that you sign up with. Once this is done and everything is correct your prize will be dispatched within the next 28 days.
- Caitlin Corcoran won €250 Penneys Vouchers in July
- carmel Keane won A Cadbury Chocolate Hamper in July
"Lots of lovely Chocolate"
- Grace Knox won €100 Boots Vouchers in June