Refer A Friend

Terms & Conditions

Please read through our terms and conditions before entering the competition.

  1. The promoter of the competition is The Village (“the Promoter”)
  2. The competition will run from 4 June 2021 until midnight 4 July 2021. No late entries will be accepted.
  3. The competition is subject to the provisions of section 36 of the Consumer Protection Act, No. 68 of 2008 as amended (“CPA”) and the regulations promulgated there-under, and the terminology used in the aforesaid CPA shall apply to the competition.

4.1. Participants must be 18 (eighteen) years old or older, and reside in the Republic of South Africa during the period of the Competition, up to and including the dates of determination of the winners and prize redemption dates, and be in possession of a valid South African Identity document/ passport/refugee document.

4.2. Participants may not enter or receive a prize if they are directors, members, partners, employees, agents of or consultants of the Promoter, their subsidiaries, holding companies, divisions and/or associated companies or of the advertising or promotion agencies or any other person who directly or indirectly controls or is controlled by the Promoter, or their spouses, life partners, immediate family members or business partners. The Promoter reserves the right to request any winner to depose an affidavit confirming that he/she does not fall within this category of persons and must further upon request be able to verify their identity by providing a certified copy of their South African identity document, valid passport or formal refugee documentation. 


5.1.    All subscribers in the database will receive an email that announces the refer-a-friend competition 

5.2  To enter, subscribers can forward the email to their friends or family who they think would like to subscribe to FOMO/ The Village and who would like to stand to win the competition prize. They can also copy the link and whatsapp/ SMS it to friends & family. 5.3 The link will take the friend to a page on the website where they fill in:Their email address, their full name. the email address of the FOMO/ The Village subscriber who referred them.

5.4 They must check the explicit opt-in box that states “I opt in to receive marketing communications from The Village and FOMO”

5.5 The referred friends receive a mailer to confirm they have been signed up and entered into the competition. The email also states that they can now earn more entries into the competition by referring friends with the link.

5.6. The subscriber/referrer friends receive a mailer to say, “Congrats! You have successfully referred a friend and earned an entry into the competition draw. To earn more entries into the draw, refer more friends!

  2. 1 The winners will be selected at random.

6.2   There will be two winners overall, the person who refers a friend as well as the friend that they referred. 

6.3  The winners will be contacted via email by the Promoter. Participants are advised to monitor their email inbox for any such notifications. If the winner does not reply within 24 hours, the prize may be forfeited and another set of winners will be chosen. 

5.5 The prize includes two R1000 (one thousand rand) vouchers from Just Cruisin’ Clothing, one for the friend and one for the referrer. 

5.5. The winners will be required to sign an acknowledgement of receipt of their prize, if applicable, and will be required to furnish the Promoter with their name and identity number in terms of the Consumer Protection Act.

5.8. The Promoter reserves the right to select an alternative winner in the event that they reasonably believe, in their sole discretion, that a winner is not eligible to win, the post is not relevant to the criteria set out above, has contravened any of these terms and conditions Instagram Terms, has created multiple Instagram accounts in order to enter more than permitted, acted fraudulently with regards to the competition, has acted in a manner that is not in the spirit of the competition, their conduct can be reasonably interpreted as scamming or circumventing the rules of the competition, acted fraudulently with regards to the competition if it would be unlawful to award the prize. In this instance such a winner will be disqualified and forfeit the prize. The Promoter’s decision shall be final and no correspondence will be entered into.

5.10 The Promoter will not be held responsible for any delay in the delivery of any prizes won.


By entering this competition, the participant acknowledges and agrees that the Promoter, its agents and representatives are granted the right to invite the participant, which invitation the participant has the right to decline, to participate in any marketing activity and use the footage and/or images of the participant in whole or part and in connection with the distribution, broadcasting and all advertising, marketing and promotions to do with the footage in relation to the competition, without any remuneration payable to any participant for the use of such footage and / or images. 

  1. By entering this competition, all Participants agree to be bound by these terms and conditions, which will be interpreted by the Promoter and the Promoter’s decision regarding any issue with the competition will be final and binding and no correspondence will be entered into.

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