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“Count to 48” Competition Terms and Conditions (“Competition”)

Crew (retired)
Crew (retired)

Competition Dates:  2pm, 7th October - 3pm, 21st October, 2015(“Closing Date”)

Eligibility Criteria: All 48 customers who meet the entry requirements. The customer must remain an active 48 member for the duration of the Competition.

Entry: To enter this competition you must post a number between 1 and 48 in sequence. Once 48 is reached, a winner’s name will be pulled from a hat. Entries must be made on the relevant post within the 48 Community. The entrant must be on the 48 Network.

Winner(s): At the end of the count to 48, one winner will be chosen from all eligible entrants. Then the count will repeat for the next winner, and so on until the competition end date. The winners will be notified by care via the 48 Community.

Prize(s): The prize is for one (1) €20 48 phone credit per winner. The prize excludes other miscellaneous costs.

21.1 This Competition is open to eligible entrants who are Republic of Ireland residents. The Competition excludes employees of Three Ireland (Hutchison) Limited or Three Ireland Services (Hutchison) Limited, or any of their subsidiary companies, their families, agents or anyone else connected with this Competition. No third party entries, bulk entries or entries submitted by agents will be accepted. 48 reserve the right to verify the eligibility of entrants. 48 may require such information as it considers reasonably necessary for the purpose of verifying the eligibility of an entry and the Prize may be withheld until and unless 48 is satisfied with the verification.

21.2 Customers may enter the competition by posting a number between 1 and 48 in sequence. Customers may enter the competition only once. Entries not complying with these terms and conditions will be invalid.

21.3 You indemnify 48 from any direct loss, damages, injury, costs and expenses (including legal and other professional fees and expenses) awarded against or incurred or paid by 48 as a result of any infringement or alleged infringement by 48 of any third party’s intellectual property right.

21.4 Entries will be pre-viewed by Community moderators and entries that are deemed to be offensive will not be posted.

21.5 The Competition runs during the Competition Dates set out above until the specified Closing Date. Entries received after the Closing Date and time will not be entered into the Competition.

21.6 The instructions provided at the point of entry form part of the terms & conditions of this Competition, and in the event of a conflict, these terms & conditions take precedence.

21.7 The winner will be selected by the judges from all eligible entries received as set out above at random. The winner will be notified within a reasonable time via the Community. The Prize is awarded conditionally upon acceptance and if a winner is unable to be contacted after a reasonable period or if any Prize is unclaimed or declined within a reasonable period (in all cases determined by 48 at its absolute discretion), the Prize shall be deemed as unclaimed or unaccepted and another entrant may be awarded the Prize at 48's discretion.

21.8 48 will not be responsible for any inability of a Prize winner to take up or claim the specified Prize.

21.9 Additional terms applying to the phone credit will also apply. These are available at

21.10 48 reserves the right to provide substitute Prize(s) of similar value should the specified Prize(s) become unavailable for whatever reason. Cash or credit alternatives may be offered at 48's sole and exclusive discretion. None of the Prizes are transferable. Events may occasionally be cancelled for reasons outside 48’s control. 48 will endeavour to promptly update any relevant information but cannot issue refunds for texts sent or calls made before this occurs (where applicable). 48 will not be liable for any change of date or venue or cancellation of any event. Additional terms and conditions may apply in respect of any given Prize(s).

21.11 48 accepts no responsibility for incorrectly completed, incomplete, lost or delayed entries, notices, acceptances, tickets or other documents related to the Prize(s).

21.12 In respect of a Prize all conditions, terms, warranties and representations whether express or implied by law in relation to the provision of the Prize are excluded to the fullest extent permitted by law.

21.13 The winner(s) may be required to participate in publicity connected with this Competition and it is a condition of entry that the winner(s) agree to their name being made publicly available.

21.14 In the event of fraud, abuse, and/or an error affecting the proper operation of this Competition, including the allocation of more Prizes than are available, 48 reserves the right to: end or suspend the Competition; amend these terms & conditions; declare void the notification of winner(s); and/or to allocate available Prizes by conducting a simple draw from all wrongly allocated winners.

21.15 Entrants may not submit any defamatory, obscene, threatening or illegal material or any material which infringes the rights of any person or group of persons.

21.16 If any part of these provisions are held by a court of competent jurisdiction to be illegal or unenforceable, the validity or enforceability of the remainder of these provisions shall not be affected and such provision shall be deemed modified to the minimum extent necessary to make such provision consistent with applicable law and, in its modified form, such provision shall then be enforceable and enforced.

21.17 Personal data provided by entrants in connection with this competition will be treated in accordance with the Three privacy policy available at Entrants' data will be collected, stored and processed for the purposes of administering and assessing this Competition.

21.18 As part of this competition, your data as an entrant or the winner may be shared with and processed by the following categories of third party service providers:

 PR and social media advisors, customer service providers and other third parties that assist 48 with launching, promoting and running competitions; and

 Depending on the nature of the prize offered for a competition (e.g. event tickets or merchandise), third parties that administer that prize to a winner (e.g. the event holder or merchandise owner)

You consent, and where relevant shall procure that other individuals you enter into a competition consent, to 48 sharing this information and data with relevant third party service providers.

21.19 48's decision is final and no correspondence will be entered into.

21.20 48 reserves the right to suspend, cancel or amend the Competition and/or review and revise these terms and conditions at any time without giving prior notice and by continuing to take part in the Competition subsequent to any revision of these terms and conditions, entrants shall be deemed to have agreed to any such new or amended terms.

21.21 This Competition is governed by Irish Law and is subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Irish courts

21.22 The promoter of this Competition is Three Ireland Services (Hutchison) Limited, trading as 48, of 28-29 Sir John Rogersons Quay, Dublin 2 ("48").