RISE fm Competition Ts ‘n Cs

RISE fm Competition Ts ‘n Cs




Terms and Conditions 

Rise Broadcast (Pty) Ltd – (RISE fm)


Below are the standard term and conditions applicable to all competitions conducted / promoted partly or wholly by or associated with RISE fm.


  1. RISE fm reserves the right to alter or amend the rules of the competition at any time and to suspend or cancel a competition at any time.


  1. By entering competitions all contestants agree to be used in publicity, on air promotions and by any means deemed for fit for the promotion of the station.


  1. No person may enter the same or any other competition hosted partly or in whole by RISE fm within 90 days of winning the same or any other competition hosted partly or in whole by RISE fm.


  1. No person may on behalf of a third party, enter any competition hosted partly or in whole by RISE fm. All entries must be made personally by the entrant.


  1. Failure to gain access to competitions due to technical difficulties / engaged phone lines or for any other reason is not the responsibility of RISE fm.


  1. Any person entering competitions on RISE fm giving false or misleading information will be disqualified and any prizes won will be withdrawn. This includes, but is not limited to, name, address, and telephone numbers and details of previously won prizes.


  1. Please note that in the event of an SMS driven competition – all sms entries will cost R1.50 (one rand fifty cents). This includes all sms’s submitted – whether prior to the stipulated competition time period, during the required period or any period thereafter.


  1. The judges’ decision is final and no correspondence will be entered into.


  1. No director of RISE fm, Rise fm employees or employee of their agencies, and members of their immediate family; nor members of the sponsors of any competition, and / or any of their affiliated companies and/or agencies, and members of their immediate family, may enter any of the competitions hosted partly or in whole by RISE fm.


  1. Prizes are not transferable and are not negotiable.


  1. Subject to sponsor conditions / other agreements, RISE fm undertakes to deliver prizes to respective winners only where the winner’s delivery address is within the geographical area defined by RISE fm’s terrestrial broadcast / transmission. Winners resident or located anywhere outside of the RISE fm terrestrial broadcast / transmission area will be accountable for any costs incurred by the collection of any prize/s that they may win on RISE fm.


  1. Unless otherwise stated on air there is no cash alternative to the advertised prizes.


  1. In the event of a cash prize, RISE fm reserves the right to transfer the prize via Electronic Fund Transfer. Banking details to be provided by the winner prior to transfer.


  1. In the event of a ticket prize, for events in the immediate municipal area of RISE fm’s Head Office in Mbombela, RISE fm reserves the right to request winners to collect such tickets directly from RISE fm’s reception area during office hours.


  1. All prizes will be distributed / dispersed within 6 (six) weeks of winner being notified.


  1. Prizes offered by RISE fm are in most cases provided to the company by a third party or sponsor. At the end of the competition the liability passes from RISE fm to the sponsor for the deliverance of the prize offered. If the sponsor or third party thereafter cannot deliver the product or prize due to liquidation or similar, RISE fm is NOT liable for its provision.


  1. Prizes not collected / claimed within 30 days of being won will be disposed of at RISE fm’s discretion.


  1. Winners of specific competitions accept that certain other conditions may apply as prescribed by RISE fm and / or the respective sponsor of the specific competition. Where there are specific terms and conditions in addition to these standard terms and conditions, such terms and conditions shall be listed under the terms and conditions of the specific competition.


  1. Any violation or attempt to violate any of the above rules will result in the immediate disqualification of the transgressor.


  1. Entrants below the age of 18 (eighteen) should obtain their parents’ or guardian’s consent before entering the competition.


  1. By participating in any competition hosted partly or in whole by RISE fm, where entry is on-line, participants further agree to be bound by our Internet Terms & Conditions.










Beware of bogus callers & SMS notifications that say you’ve won with RISE fm.

Here is how you can check for bogus notifications:


  • RISE fm will NEVER contact a competition prize winner by SMS.


  • Unless pre-arranged with the winner, RISE fm representatives will NEVER come to your office or home to say you’re a winner or to deliver a prize.


  • Some prizes may need to be couriered to competition winners. Unless otherwise specified, the ONLY prize collection point from RISE fm is from the reception area of:

Shop 38, The Grove

Cnr. R40 & George Street

Riverside Park


Please NEVER agree to collect a prize from ANYWHERE else.


  • If anyone phones to say you’ve won a prize in a RISE fm competition, make sure you entered it! If anyone calls to say you’ve won a competition you never entered with RISE fm, it is NOT one of our representatives.


  • Our representatives will be able to quote you your ID number. If in ANY doubt, ask the caller for their name and the RISE fm switchboard number and phone the caller back.


  • If you are concerned that a bogus caller has contacted you, please store the number of the caller (if you have caller ID) and email it to info@risefm.co.za