Important: Please read these Official Rules before entering this online contest (the “Contest”). By participating in the Contest, you agree to be bound by these Official Rules and represent that you satisfy all of the eligibility requirements below.


  1. Eligibility: This contest is open to all Canadian citizens, and permanent residents currently living in Vancouver, Canada, who have reached the age 18 as of the date the contest closes. Officers, candidates, and employees of Vision Vancouver Elector Association as chief agent for Vision Vancouver (“Vision”); and their immediate family members are not eligible to enter this contest. This contest is void where prohibited.
  2. Entrance: To be eligible to win the prize, entries must be completed and received by the Contest Organizer in the format designated below. There is no purchase, payment or contribution necessary to enter or win the contest. All entry information, including the identity of the participant, is subject to verification by Vision. By entering the contest, the participant agrees to receiving email communications from Vision in relation to outreach, fundraising, SMS, and voter mobilization in accordance with Contest Organizer’s Privacy Policy ( To enter the contest, visit and complete and submit an online entry before the Contest Closing Date.
  3. Odds of Winning: Odds of winning the prize are dependent on the total number of entries received.
  4. Time Frame of Contest: The contest begins on 12:00 am Pacific Time August 8, 2018 and closes on 11:59 pm Pacific Time August 21, 2018.
  5. The Prize to be Awarded: The one (1) prize to be awarded is the following prize package (“the prize”):
    • Ground transportation from within the City of Vancouver to the event; the opportunity for each Winner and one guest to attend a dinner with Ian Campbell in Vancouver, BC, schedule permitting.

    Approximate retail value of the entire prize package will range between $100 and $300. The Winner will not receive the difference between the actual and approximate retail value of the Prize. In the highly unlikely eventuality that the designated prize should become unavailable, then the Organizer reserves the right to substitute a prize of the same approximate value.

    The Contest Organizer will choose, in its sole discretion, the ground transportation provider, dinner venue and other prize package logistics and details. Dates of the dinner are subject to availability and campaign schedules, which are highly variable. The Contest Organizer will also determine, in its sole discretion, the date, location, duration, attendees, and all other relevant details of the prize package.

  6. Date of Selection of Potential Winner: The Potential Winner will be selected by draw by a representative of Vision at noon Pacific Time August 25, 2018, in Vancouver, British Columbia. The Contest Organizer may, at its option, conduct a background check on the potential winner. By entering the Contest, participants consent to a background check being conducted in the event the participant is chosen as the winner. The Contest Organizer reserves the right to disqualify any potential winner from receiving any prize based on such background check if the Contest Organizer determines, in its sole discretion that awarding any prize to such potential winner could result in a safety or security risk to any person or persons or could result in the disruption of any event associated with the contest. Vision reserves the right to cancel the contest if there is no eligible winner by noon on August 27, 2018.

  7. Awarding of the Prize / Taxes: ANY FEDERAL, PROVINCIAL AND LOCAL TAXES ASSOCIATED WITH THE RECEIPT OR USE OF ANY PRIZE ARE THE SOLE RESPONSIBILITY OF THE WINNER. The potential winner will be notified within (5) business days of the selection via either email or telephone. The prize may be forfeited and awarded to an alternate winner if (a) the winner release materials (see Sections 10 and 11 below) are not returned as required from the potential winner, (b) if two (2) attempts to contact the potential winner by phone and/or e-mail within 24 hours are not successful, (c) the potential winner is not able to travel to any event included as part of the prize on the date contest organizer determines to hold such event, or if (d) any prize is otherwise not claimed. The prize is not transferable. No substitutions or exchanges (including for cash) of the prize will be permitted, except that the Contest Organizer reserves the right to substitute a prize of equal or greater value for any prize. The prize is awarded “AS IS” and WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, express or implied (including, without limitation, any implied warranty of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose).
  8. Conditions: In order for the potential winner to claim the prize, that person must complete a time-limited mathematical skill-testing problem. This problem will involve a mathematical order of operations type of question. If the potential winner is unable to answer the skill-testing question, they will be unable to claim the prize and a new potential winner will be chosen using the same method, excluding all previous potential winners.
  9. Identity of Participant: In the event of a dispute about the identity of the contest participant, entries made online will be declared made by the authorized account holder of the e-mail address submitted at the time of entry. An authorized account holder is defined as the natural person who is assigned to an e-mail address by an Internet access provider, online service provider, or other organization (e.g., business, educational institution, etc.) that is responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the submitted e-mail address. The potential winner may be required to provide the contest organizer with proof that the potential winner is the authorized holder of the e-mail address associated with the winning entry.
  10. Declaration of Release/Background Security Check: The winner will be required to execute and return a Declaration of Release within three (3) days of attempted delivery, or the prize will be forfeited and will be offered to an alternate potential winner. Noncompliance with the terms of these Official Rules will result in disqualification and, at the discretion of Vision, selection of an alternate potential winner. The contest organizer also may choose to conduct a background check of each potential winner. The contest organizer reserves the right to disqualify any person from receiving the Prize on the basis of the background check.
  11. Release for Promotional Purposes: Entrance into this contest constitutes permission for Vision to use the participants’ names, cities and provinces/territories of residence and likenesses for purposes of advertising and publicity in any and all media now or hereafter known throughout the world in perpetuity, without further compensation, notification, or permission, unless prohibited by law.

  12. Announcement of Winner: Up to two entrants entrants may become the Winner. The Winner will be announced by Vision on social media on a date prior to the date dinner.

  13. Limitation of Liability: By entering the contest, the participant accepts and agrees to these Official Rules and to the decisions of Vision, which shall be final in all matters. By entering the contest, you release the contest organizer, and all Released Parties from any liability whatsoever, and waive any and all causes of action, related to any claims, costs, injuries, losses, or damages of any kind arising out of or in connection with the contest or delivery, misdelivery, acceptance, possession, use of or inability to use any prize (including, without limitation, claims, costs, injuries, losses and damages related to personal injuries, death, damage to or destruction of property, rights of publicity or privacy, defamation or portrayal in a false light, whether intentional or unintentional), whether under a theory of contract, tort (including negligence), warranty or other theory. By accepting the prize, the winner agrees to hold Vision, their affiliates, directors, officers, employees, parent and related companies, licensors, licensees, and assigns harmless against any and all claims and liability arising out of the acceptance, use, misuse or redemption of any prize or participation in the contest. Vision is not responsible for any missed or cancelled transportation, or Contest events, lost or late entries or Declaration of Releases, or for any typographical, or other error in the printing of the offer, administration of the contest, or announcement of the prize, or for technical, hardware, or software malfunctions, computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, lost or unavailable network connections, or failed, incorrect, inaccurate, incomplete, garbled, or delayed electronic communications, whether caused by the sender or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in this contest, or by any human error which may occur in the processing of the entries in this contest, or any other cause beyond the reasonable control of Vision that interferes with the proper conduct of the contest as contemplated by these Official Rules. If, in the opinion of Vision, there is any suspected or actual evidence of tampering with any portion of the contest, or if technical difficulties or any other factor including accident, printing, administrative, or any error of any kind compromises the integrity, administration, or conduct of the contest, Vision reserves the right to modify, cancel, or suspend this contest without prior notice or obligation. Any attempt to deliberately damage any website or to undermine the legitimate operation of this contest is a violation of criminal and civil laws and should such an attempt be made, Vision reserves the right to seek remedies and damages to the fullest extent permitted by law, including criminal prosecution.

    Vision reserves the right to disqualify a person if he/she enters the contest or tries to do so by any means contrary to these rules or which would be unfair to other entrants or where contest entries are generated by any mechanical or automated means. Entry materials that have been tampered with, reproduced, falsified, or altered are void.

    Currency is in Canadian dollars unless otherwise stipulated. The prize must be accepted “as is” and may not be exchanged for an amount of money, bartered, sold, raffled, substituted, or transferred, and is non-refundable. In the event the stated Prize is unavailable due to reasons beyond the control of vision, a prize of equivalent nature and value will be available to be won, or Vision, in its sole option, may award the winner the equivalent monetary value in lieu of prize. The prizes will be delivered only to the confirmed Winner.

  14. Contest Organizer: Vision Vancouver Elector Association as chief agent for Vision Vancouver, PO Box 4635 Station Main, Vancouver, BC, V6B 4A1.