Terms and Conditions

  1. This competition is open to residents of the UK, Channel Islands, Isle of Man and Republic of Ireland aged 18 years or over, except for employees of Waste Watch.
  2. All information detailing how to enter this competition forms part of these terms and conditions. It is a condition of entry that all rules are accepted as final and that the competitor agrees to abide by these rules. The decision of the judges is final and no correspondence will be entered into. Submission of an entry will be taken to mean acceptance of these terms and conditions.
  3. Entries should be submitted via email to zerowaste@wastewatch.co.uk or by post to Zero Waste Challenge, Waste Watch, 56-64 Leonard Street, London EC2A 4LT.
  4. Entries must be labelled with the entrant's name. Entrants should include their own name, address and telephone number. All diaries submitted should be honest and true to the best of the participant's knowledge. Dishonest entries will be disqualified.
  5. All entries must be received by the advertised closing time and date.
  6. The entrants may be individuals, community groups, businesses, schools or charities.
  7. It is the responsibility of each entrant to ensure that any images they submit have been taken with the permission of the subject and do not infringe the copyright of any third party or any laws. Entrants must warrant that the photograph they are submitting is their own work and that they own the copyright for it.
  8. Any diaries/photographs or extracts submitted may be featured in Recycle Western Riverside publications, their websites and/or in any promotional material connected to this competition.
  9. Only one entry per person. Late, illegible, incomplete, defaced or corrupt entries will not be accepted. No responsibility can be accepted for lost entries and proof of transmission will not be accepted as proof of receipt. Entries must not be sent through agencies or third parties.
  10. The winning entry will be that which is judged to be the most appealing, original/creative, self-explanatory and/or has had the biggest impact.
  11. The judging panel will consist of some representatives from Recycle Western Riverside, Waste Watch, Lambeth, Wandsworth, Royal Borough of Kensington & Chelsea and London Borough of Hammersmith & Fulham. The judges' decision is final.
  12. The winner will be notified within two weeks of the closing date of the challenge and may be required to take part in publicity.
  13. The winner's name may be shared in RWR publicity including but not limited to publications, their websites and/or in any promotional material.
  14. The prizes as described are available on the date of publication. All prizes are non transferable and there are no cash alternatives.
  15. The donation to the chosen charity/charities will be made following the end of the challenge. The chosen charity must be willing to acknowledge receipt of the gift and may be required to engage in some publicity.
  16. The majority of charities will be considered suitable for the prize fund, however there may be some charities/community groups which may not be suitable or in line with the mission of RWR. The final decision will rest with the judges.
  17. Events may occur that render the competition itself or the awarding of the prizes impossible due to reasons beyond the control of the Promoter and accordingly the Promoter may as its absolute discretion vary or amend the promotion and the entrant agrees that no liability shall attach to the Promoter as a result thereof.
  18. English law applies and the exclusive jurisdiction of the English Courts shall prevail.