Food Waste Challenge Terms and Conditions


  1. The Promoter is Yarra City Council, PO Box 168, Richmond.
  2. Information on how to enter and prizes form part of the entry. Entry into the prize draw is deemed acceptance of these Terms and Conditions.
  3. If there is any inconsistency between these Terms and Conditions and anything else that refers to this prize draw, these Terms and Conditions will prevail.

    Who Can Enter

  4. Entry is open to anyone over the age of 18 except employees and the immediate family of the Promoter and their associated companies and agencies. Immediate family includes the following: spouse, ex-spouse, defacto spouse, child or step child (whether natural or by adoption), parent, step parent, grandparent, step grandparent, uncle, aunt, niece, nephew, brother, sister, step brother, step sister or first cousin.
  5. Entrants must be 18 years of age or older at the date of entry to be eligible to enter the prize draw.
  6. The Promoter reserves the right to request winners provide proof of identity to claim a prize. Proof of identification considered suitable for verification is at the discretion of the Promoter. If a winner cannot provide suitable proof, the winner will forfeit the prize in whole and no substitute will be offered.

    When to Enter

  7. The prize draw commences upon completion of the pre-program Food Waste Challenge survey, and will close 21 June 2023. Entries must be received by the Promoter prior to the prize draw close date and time.
  8. The time of entry will in each case be the time the online entry is received by the Promoter’s database, not at the time of transmission by the entrant.
  9. Promoter accepts no responsibility for any late, lost or misdirected entries due to technical disruptions, network congestion or for any other reason.

    How to enter

  10. Entrants may enter the prize draw by signing up to Yarra’s Food Waste Challenge via our Food Waste page and submitting the required information in the survey made available through this program.
  11. Any entry that is made on behalf of an entrant by a third party will be invalid, unless the entrant requires the assistance of a third party to enter due to language, disability or technical capability.
  12. Only one entry may be made per person. Multiple entries by the same person will result in all entries by that person being disqualified for that prize draw.
  13. The Promoter reserves the right to disqualify any entrant who tampers with the entry process, who submits an entry that is not in accordance with these Terms and Conditions of Entry or who has, in the opinion of Promoter, engaged in conduct in entering the Promotion which is fraudulent, misleading, deceptive or generally damaging to the goodwill or reputation of the Promotion and/or Promoter. This includes, but not limited to, entrants using multiple email addresses.
  14. Prizes are not transferable and cannot be redeemed for cash.
  15. There is no entry fee and no purchase necessary to enter.

    Selection and Notification of Winners

  16. Prize draw winners will be selected at random on 21 June 2023.
  17. The Promoter’s decision is final and the Promoter will not enter into correspondence regarding the prize draw result or any other decisions the Promoter makes in connection with the Promotion.
  18. The winners will be notified by email.
  19. The prizes will be awarded to the persons named in the entry. However, in a dispute, will be awarded to the account holder of the entry mechanism used to submit their entry (i.e. email account holder).
  20. Should an entrant’s contact details change during the promotional period, it is the entrant’s responsibility to notify the Promoter. A request to access or modify any information provided in an entry should be directed to the Promoter.
  21. In the event that the winner is not able to be contacted, The Promoter will continue to attempt to contact the winner over a one month period, at which point the Promoter will perform a redraw to source another winner.

    Prize On Offer

  22. The prize is one of ten Swag starter packs.
  23. The Promoter accepts no liability for any injuries or other experienced by the winner while undertaking activities or travel related to these prize draw and prizes. The Promoter accepts no liability for costs incurred whilst undertaking activities related to this prize draw.
  24. The promoter is not responsible for inaccurate prize details supplied to any entrant by any third party.
  25. The prize is as stated and no cash or other alternatives will be offered. A prize(s) are not transferable. Prize(s) are subject to availability and we reserve the right to substitute any prize with another of equivalent value without giving notice.

    Use of Personal Information

  26. Any personal information you provide to enter the prize draw will be subject to these Terms and Conditions and to the Promoter’s Privacy policy. You agree that the Promoter will use the contact details you provided as part of your entry to contact you in the event you are selected as one of the winners.
  27. By entering the prize draw, you agree to your personal information being used for the purposes described in these Terms and Conditions, including the purposes of assessing your eligibility, administering the prize draw, and for contacting you if you are selected as a winner.


  28. The promoter reserves the right to cancel or amend these terms and conditions without notice in the event of a catastrophe, war, civil or military disturbance or any actual or anticipated breach of any applicable law or regulation or any other event outside of the promoter’s control. Any changes will be notified to entrants as soon as possible by the promoter.
  29. These terms and conditions will be governed by Australian law and any disputes will be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of Victoria.
  30. All promotions are in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook, Instagram or any other social network.