ACDC Express

Terms and conditions

  1. All participants in this promotional campaign (“the promotion”) agree that the campaign rules as set out in these terms and conditions are binding on them. A copy of these rules is available to all participants and can be downloaded from the ACDC Express website by searching ACDC Express
  2. The organiser of this promotional campaign is ACDC Express. For the purposes of this campaign, “ACDC Express” means ACDC Express franchising (registration number 2007/087893/23)
  3. ACDC Express, its directors, members, partners, employees, agents or consultants, the suppliers of goods or services and their respective spouses, life partners, business partners or immediate family members, are not permitted to participate in this promotional campaign.
  4. The participant acknowledges that they have been given enough time to read these terms and conditions before participating in this campaign. The participant is aware of all the terms printed in bold.

Personal information

  1. ACDC Express will only collect, store and use your personal information, such as your name, age, telephone number and email address for the purposes of participation in the promotional campaign and for administering the campaign. By participating in the promotional campaign, your personal information may be transferred to our service providers and agents (including their subcontractors) to store and use as necessary. We will never pass your information to any third party for them to use in their own direct marketing, without your consent.
  2. By agreeing to these terms and conditions, you agree to allowing ACDC Express to use your personal information for future marketing purposes.
  3. Visit our website under “Privacy Policy” to view our full Privacy Statement.

Promotional campaign offer

  1. Clients can win a package to the Rugby World Cup 2023. The prize winners will win a 3- (three-) night experience to the Rugby World Cup 2023 in France, for two people. The prize for two people includes return flights (economy class), airport taxes, travel insurance, a travel card for the duration of the stay to and from the airport and the stadium, accommodation at 3 star B&B Hotel Saint Denis Porte de Paris, breakfast daily and tickets to the Rugby World Cup 2023 final being held on the 28th of October.

        COVID-19 PCR test (if applicable), excursions and anything not mentioned above, are excluded.

Rules of the promotional campaign

  1. This promotional campaign starts on 07 September 2023 and ends on the 05 October 2023 (“the campaign period”).
  2. To participate in the promotion, participants must buy any store products at ACDC Express to the minimum value of R1, 500 (one thousand five hundred rands) or more during the campaign period.
  3. To qualify for the promotion, the participant (and their guest) must:

          11.1  be a South African citizen and hold a South African identity document and a valid passport and must live in the Republic of South Africa;

          11.2  be a temporary resident in South Africa, holding a valid passport and permit, excluding those on holiday and business visits; provide correct and full personal contact details, as required;

          11.3  be 18 years and older;

          11.4  be permitted and willing to leave the Republic of South Africa and travel to France during the period specified by the promotional campaign; or timeously make available the relevant documentation and information requested by the organiser facilitating the travel arrangements.

  12    If a client wants to opt out from participating in this promotion, they may do so by informing a branch manager.

  13    The winners will be chosen at random on Saturday, 07 October 2023, from all the eligible entries as part of the promotion. The participants will be notified prior to the announcement day in order to attend an event. Winners chosen who are not present at the event will forfeit their prize and a new winner will be chosen and must meet the criteria stipulated in clause 12 above.

          13.1  The winners will have 48 hours after receipt of notification to accept the prize, terms and conditions. ACDC Express will contact the winners after 48 hours to confirm acceptance of the prize, terms and conditions.

          13.2  If the winners can’t be reached or opt not to accept the prize or terms and conditions, ACDC Express will select other winners from a reserved list of the initial competition draw.

  1. By participating in this promotion, participants acknowledge that they accept the above conditions for participation.
  2. Visa appointments are not guaranteed due to high demand leading up to the Rugby World Cup.
  3. Documents and passports need to be submitted within two (02) days of prize notification.
  4. ACDC Express is not liable in any way for any direct or indirect loss or damage because of your participation in the promotion.
  5. If ACDC Express cannot continue with the promotion for any reason beyond its reasonable control or if it is required by any regulatory terms or applicable law, ACDC Express may end or alter the terms of the promotion on condition that:

          18.1  reasonable notice has been given beforehand to all participants; and if the campaign is ended as stated above, no participants will have any claim of any nature whatsoever against ACDC Express.

  1. The promotion and terms and conditions will be governed by the laws of the Republic of South Africa.

  1. World Rugby’s ticketing policy

          20.1   Each winner and their guest(s), as applicable, agree to comply with the terms and conditions applicable to the issue and use of tickets from time to time as available and set out at          or such other webpage as determined by Rugby World Cup Limited (“RWCL”) from time to time], the tournament organiser, Federation Française de Rugby 2023 (“FFR2023”) and all applicable venue owner or operator rules and regulations to access Rugby World Cup venues and any other areas associated with the Rugby World Cup (including any terms of accreditation determined by RWCL). Further, each winner and their guest(s) acknowledge that they may be required to enter into a direct acknowledgement and/or agreement with RWCL and/or FFR2023 concerning the use of tickets and compliance with ticket terms and conditions before receiving the prize.

          20.2   Winners and/or guests will not, while using Rugby World Cup tickets, display or publicise any political slogans or homophobic language, images of a lewd or explicitly sexual nature, images containing logos of competitors and overt brand sponsorship or anything else deemed to be ambush marketing or an abuse of the Rugby World Cup, content which is defamatory, obscene, illegal, vulgar, offensive or otherwise unsuitable or infringes others’ rights (including intellectual property rights) or reflects  negatively on any of RWCL or the Rugby World Cup. Each entrant agrees and acknowledges that any breach of the above (clause
          20.2) will cause significant damage and loss to RWCL.

          20.3   The promoter may pass personal information relating to prizewinners to RWCL and/or FFR2023 (and any of their service providers or agents) for the purposes of monitoring the distribution and use of Rugby World Cup tickets and related experiences and in the event of a suspected breach of any terms and conditions, rules or regulations of RWCL and/or FFR2023, relating to the use of such tickets and/or experiences, investigating and taking action against such winners.

  1. Amendments to the terms and conditions

ACDC Express is entitled to amend the terms and conditions hereof insofar as same is deemed necessary and such amendments may relate to any aspect of such campaign:

           21.1   the amendments may include the addition and/or deletion of any existing and/or proposed terms and conditions of the campaign, which may also affect the identified promotional campaign offer;

           21.2   the proposed amendments may be effected before the start date of the campaign and during the campaign period, which may result in the campaign period being reduced and/or extended as deemed necessary; and

           21.3   it is the participant’s responsibility to regularly check the website where the campaign rules are made available.

  1. In the event that the terms and conditions of this campaign are amended in terms of clause 20 above, such amendments will become effective immediately or on such date as may be determined by ACDC Express. However, all participants who have received confirmation of the campaign offer before such time will remain eligible to receive the campaign offer that has been awarded to them in accordance with the terms and conditions in force when they were selected as winners. The promotion is subject to the laws of South Africa and the exclusive jurisdiction of the South African courts.
  2. No participant will have any recourse or claim against ACDC Express as a result of any amendment to these terms and conditions or as a result 
  3. No cash or other alternative will be offered and the prize may not be transferred.
  4. By accepting the prize, the winner provides consent for their photograph to be taken and shared at organiser’s discretion.