Competition Terms

  1. The prize competition is open to all UK residents aged 18 years or over, except employees of the Promoter, their families, agents or any third party directly associated with administration of the prize competition.
  2. All entries must be submitted via Twitter and include the hashtag #uberPOOL and the handle @UberUK.
  3. The opening date for entries is 18:00 on 5th December. The closing date of the prize competition is 13:00 on 12th December. Entries received after this time will not be considered.
  4. The Promoter accepts no responsibility for entries not successfully completed due to a technical fault of any kind.
  5. The competition entries will be judged by a panel of at least three judges based on the most apt and original answer. A winner will be chosen by the panel of judges on 12th December and their decision will be final.
  6. The Promoter will send the full names of the judges to anyone who emails supportuk@uber.com requesting such details within thirty (30) days after the closing date of the prize competition.
  7. The winner will receive the year’s supply of Propercorn (365 packs) within 30 of days of supplying their details after being notified that they have one.
  8. The winner will be notified by email or telephone (using details associated with their Uber account) before 15th December. If a winner does not respond to the Promoter within 30 (thirty) days of being notified by the Promoter, then the winner’s prize will be forfeited and the Promoter will be entitled to select another winner in accordance with the process described above.
  9. The prize for the winner is non-exchangeable, non-transferable and no cash alternative is offered.
  10. The Promoter reserves the right to replace the prize with an alternative prize of equal or higher value if circumstances beyond the Promoter’s control makes it necessary to do so.
  11. The decision of the Promoter regarding any aspect of the prize competition is final and binding and no correspondence will be entered into about it.
  12. The winner’s name and county can be obtained by sending an email to [supportuk@uber.com] within 30 (thirty) days after the closing date of the prize competition.
  13. Participants are deemed to have accepted and agreed to be bound by these terms and conditions upon entry. The Promoter reserves the right to refuse entry, or refuse to award the prize to anyone in breach of these terms and conditions.
  14. The Promoter reserves the right to hold void, cancel, suspend, or amend the promotion where it becomes necessary to do so.
  15. Insofar as is permitted by law, the Promoter, its agents or distributors will not in any circumstances be responsible or liable to compensate the winner or accept any liability for any loss, damage, personal injury or death occurring as a result of taking up the prize except where it is caused by the negligence of the Promoter, its agents or distributors or that of their employees.
  16. Your statutory rights are not affected.
  17. The winner may be required to participate in publicity related to the prize competition which may include the publication of their name and photograph in any media.
  18. Personal data supplied during the course of this Promotion may be passed on to third party suppliers only insofar as required for fulfilment/delivery/arrangement of the prize.
  19. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these terms and conditions, or the rights and obligations of you and the Promoter or its affiliates in connection with the Promotion, the prize competition or the prize (whether contractual or non-contractual), shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with the laws of England and Wales.
  20. Except where prohibited by law, participants agree that any dispute, conflict or controversy, howsoever arising out of or broadly in connection with or relating to the Promotion, the prize competition or the prize awarded shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and shall be first mandatorily submitted to settlement proceedings under the International Chamber of Commerce Mediation Rules (ICC Mediation Rules). If the said dispute has not been settled within 60 (sixty) days after a request for Mediation has been submitted under the said ICC Mediation Rules, such dispute shall be exclusively and finally resolved by arbitration under the Rules of Arbitration of the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC Arbitration Rules). The ICC Rules’ Emergency Arbitrator provisions are excluded. The dispute shall be resolved by one arbitrator to be appointed in accordance with the ICC Rules. The place of arbitration shall be Amsterdam, The Netherlands. The language of the arbitration shall be English.
    The Promoter of this Promotion is Uber B.V., of Vijzelstraat 68-78, 1017 HL Amsterdam, Netherlands.
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