Competition Terms & Conditions

Max FM prides itself on getting the best prizes for you and therefore some terms & conditions are placed on competitions.

Max Money Terms and Conditions

  • Competition is only open to not for profit, community based clubs, groups and organisations and charities.
  • Competition runs from the 1st day of the month until the last day of the month. Winners will be notified on the first business day after the last day of the month.
  • Max Money is the value of one thousand dollars per month.
  • A winning community group cannot win again for a further 12 months after their winning month.
  • Max Money may cease at any time without prior notice.
  • The organisers reserve the right to vet.

The following are the terms and competitions on ALL of our competitions run on Max FM…

MAX FM reserves the right to amend these General Terms and Conditions at anytime without notice.

  1. Special Terms and Conditions may apply to a particular contest, at which time separate Terms and Conditions will be available for the contest involved.
  2. No person may enter any contest more than once unless stated in Special Terms and Conditions.
  3. All prizes must be collected within two months of winning. Unclaimed prizes thereafter will be placed back in the prize pool or made use of as MAX FM sees fit.
  4. MAX FM will not notify winners of remaining time, it is the sole responsibility of the winner to collect their prize.
  5. All prizes must be claimed by the winner unless otherwise advised. Identification must be produced to claim a prize (examples include: driver’s license/passport/student card which includes a photograph). At its discretion MAX FM may allow the winner to nominate a representative to collect a prize. Identification of both the winner and representative will be required.
  6. MAX FM may elect to post a prize but no responsibility will be accepted by MAX FM for the safe postal delivery of the prize.
  7. If a winner chooses not to accept a prize then they forfeit  that particular prize.
  8. Winners under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a parent/guardian when collecting their prize.
  9. Upon request by MAX FM a copy of these Terms and Conditions must be signed by any winner.
  10. All prizes and vouchers are not transferable or exchangeable in any way and cannot be taken as cash.
  11. MAX FM and its associated agents do not give any guarantees, warranties to prizes whatsoever and under no circumstances shall MAX FM or associated agents be responsible for any damage, loss or consequential loss suffered by any party as a result of their use or misuse of a prize.
  12. If the nominated prize is or becomes unavailable; MAX FM, at it’s discretion may  substitute a replacement prize.
  13. All competition entries and any material submitted in connection with any contest (written, audio, electronic or visual) become the property of MAX FM. Entry into any contest deems consent to use prize winners names and photographs and audio for any promotional purposes.
  14. Entries via the Internet are sent entirely at the risk of the entrant. MAX FM is not responsible for any problems or technical malfunction of any telephone network or lines, computer on-line systems, servers or providers, computer equipment, software, technical problems or traffic congestion on the website, the Internet or any other website, or any combination thereof, including but not limited to any injury or damage to any persons computer related to or resulting from participating in or downloading any material from MAX FM or other sites associated with the radio station, it’s sales or promotional activities or ventures.
  15. MAX FM’s decision is final and no correspondence will be entered into.
  16. MAX FM reserves the right to alter these Terms and Conditions, withdraw any prize or cancel all or part of the promotion in its absolute discretion without notice subject to state regulation.
  17. Persons under 18 years of age are ineligible to enter any contest where the prize consists of alcohol or vehicle or where special Terms and Conditions are enforced and state otherwise.
  18. If MAX FM fails to enforce any of these General Terms and Conditions in any instant no correspondence or claim will be entered into.
  19. MAX FM. trading as Manning Valley Max The Heat  Pty Ltd. 35 Cowper Street, Taree, NSW. ABN 45000113691

All parties are ineligible to enter any contest if:

  1. They have won a prize from MAX FM or any other Broadcast Operations station in the past month to the date. E.g. a winner on January 1, 2013 will be ineligible to win a prize until February 1, 2013.
  2. They are discovered to have used or attempted to use more than one name or an alias name in order to win prizes from MAX FM
  3. They are an employee or a member of the immediate family of an employee of Broadcast Operations Pty Ltd (ABN 45000113691) and/or a sponsor or affiliate associated with the contest.