Terms and Conditions

  • The draw is only open to existing members of The Wine Society who are residents of England, Wales or any other jurisdiction in which prize draws with a free-entry option are consistent with all applicable laws, excluding The Wine Society’s employees, members of the Committee, or their families.
  • A member may be entered into the draw in two ways:
    • Buying a new membership as a gift
    • Being named (full name and postcode) as having recommended a new member’s application.
    In either case, the new member must join between 3rd April and 13th May, 2018. Members do not need to call to confirm their entry.
  • Members who are named as the recommender of a new member between 3rd April and 13th May, 2018 will automatically be entered into the prize draw for the chance to win one of four spaces on the trip to Champagne from 10th-12th September 2018.
  • The prize draw is free to enter and no purchase is necessary - those members who would like to enter the draw, but do not wish to place an order, can do so by quoting their share number and posting one of The Society’s business reply envelopes addressed to Campaign Manager - New Membership, The IEC Wine Society Ltd., PO Box 9, Gunnels Wood Road, Stevenage, Hertfordshire, SG1 2BT or by emailing memberservices@thewinesociety.com with their share number and marking the subject at ‘Buyers Tour 2018 Prize Draw’.
  • The closing date for entries is Sunday 13 May, 2018 (entries received after this time will not be valid) and the winners will be chosen by random draw, which will take place under independent supervision, by Friday 18th May, 2018.
  • Four winning members will be drawn at random, with each winning member able to bring a guest of their choice on the trip. The guest does not have to be the associated new member, nor a member of The Society.
  • The winners will be notified by e-mail, by post or by telephone by 31st May 2018.
  • The prize is not transferable and cash or other alternatives will not be offered.
  • The decision of The Wine Society regarding any aspect of the prize draw is final and binding and no correspondence will be entered into about it.
  • The promoter of this prize draw is The Wine Society, whose full name is The International Exhibition Co-operative Wine Society Limited, a registered society under the Co-operative and Community Benefit Societies Act 2014 (register number 1824R) and whose registered office is at Gunnels Wood Road, Stevenage SG1 2BT.
  • The Wine Society reserves the right to hold void, cancel, suspend, or amend this prize draw promotion where it is or becomes necessary to do so. The Wine Society accepts no responsibility for entries not successfully completed due to a technical fault of any kind.
  • The prize draw will be governed by English law and subject to the jurisdiction of the English courts.
  • Participants are deemed to have accepted and agreed to be bound by these terms upon entry. The Wine Society reserves the right to refuse entry, or refuse to award a prize to anyone in breach of these terms.