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Contest Rules and Regulations

Essentials Lounge Survival Kit Giveaway


To enter the Essentials Lounge Survival Kit Giveaway, you must visit the CBC Live website at between Thursday, Sept. 12 at 6 AM ET and Thursday, Sept. 19 at 11:59 ET.

Contestants must complete the official entry form available on the CBC Live website at and give the answer to the mandatory question, along with their name, full postal address, e-mail address, telephone number and age, then submit it at:

To be valid, all entry forms must be received by Thursday, Sept. 19 at 11:59 ET. Limit of one entry per person per day.

Entry forms become the property of CBC and will not be returned to contestants. The odds of winning a prize are directly related to the number of eligible participations received.

No purchase required.


Contest is open to all Canadian residents who have reached the age of majority in their province or territory of residence at the time of entering the contest. Director, officers and employees of CBC, their affiliates, as well as their immediate family (father/mother, brother/sister, son/daughter) or persons living under the same roof are not eligible to enter this contest.


On Friday, Sept. 20 at 12:01 ET, a random draw will be conducted. This draw will be made from among all eligible web entries received. The first contestant drawn who has correctly answered the mandatory question shall be declared the winner, subject to responding to all the conditions described in these rules.

The winner will be contacted by telephone or by e-mail on Friday, Sept. 20, 2013 and should claim their prize as instructed by CBC by no later than ten (10) days after the date they were initially contacted. If the prize is not claimed or a winner cannot be contacted within this period, a new draw will be held.


Winner will receive the Essentials Lounge Survival Kit from EGPR.


5.1 To be declared a winner, the contestant must first correctly answer a skill-testing trivia question.

5.2 Winners shall agree, if necessary, to have their name and/or picture, including their photograph, and/or their voices used for advertising purposes related to this contest, free of charge.

5.3 Winners shall sign a document attesting to their eligibility as stipulated in paragraph 2 of these rules and releasing CBC, their affiliates, as well as their respective directors, officers and employees, from all liability for any damage or loss arising from participation in this contest or from the awarding, acceptance or use of the prize.

5.4 The prize shall be accepted "as is" and may not be exchanged for an amount of money, nor sold nor transferred. No substitutions will be allowed.

5.5 If the prize cannot be awarded as described in these rules, CBC, their affiliates, as well as their respective directors, officers and employees, reserve the right to substitute a prize or prize component with another of comparable value.

5.6 Refusal to accept the prize releases CBC, their affiliates, as well as their respective directors, officers and employees, of any obligation toward the winner.

5.7 Should any contestant make any false statement, he/she shall be automatically disqualified from the contest.

5.8 CBC, their affiliates, as well as their respective directors, officers and employees, shall assume no liability resulting from losses, delays, mistaken addresses on mail or e-mail received, typographical errors, technical, computer or telephone malfunctions, loss or theft of computer or telephone data, damage to software or computer equipment, fraudulent calls or any other mistake.

5.9 CBC, their affiliates and their respective directors, officers and employees, shall assume no liability whatsoever for any situation in which their inability to act results from an event or situation unforeseeable or beyond their control, including a strike, lockout or any other labour dispute at their location or the locations of the organizations and businesses whose services are used to hold this contest.

5.10 All personal information, such as name, address, telephone number, e-mail address and age is collected solely for the purposes of administering this contest and shall not be used for any other purpose without consent. By providing this information, all contestants consent to it being used for the stated purposes.

5.11 By entering this contest, contestants agree to abide by the contest rules, which shall be applied by the CBC. All its decisions are final.

5.12 Contest rules are available on the CBC website at the following address:



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