RULES OF PLAY
BC Gaming Event Licence # 84104 and BC Gaming Event Licence # 84105
For inquiries relating to any ticket purchased please call 604-536-2105 or 1-888-536-2105 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
- TICKETS AVAILABLE:
For the Heroes Lottery a total of 445,000 tickets are available, with approximately 107,100 tickets @ 3 for $75; (35,700 3-Packs), 231,900 tickets @ 6 for $100, (38,650 6-Packs) and 106,000 tickets @ 20 for $275, (5,300 20-packs). While the number of tickets in each price category may change, the total number of tickets available, 445,000, will not.
For the 50/50 Plus draw a total of 538,000 tickets are available with 64,000 tickets @ 2 for $15, 144,000 tickets @ 6 for $30 and 330,000 tickets @ 20 for $60.
Each Heroes Lottery ticket sold in a 3-Pack, or a 6-Pack or a 20-Pack and each 50/50 Plus Lottery ticket sold in a 2-Pack or a 6-Pack or a 20-Pack must contain the same customer information. 50/50 Plus Lottery tickets must be ordered in conjunction with your Heroes Lottery tickets with the same purchaser information.
Tickets may be sold and purchased only in British Columbia.
Ticket purchasers must be 19 years of age or older.
- TAX INFORMATION:
Prizes are awarded tax free in Canada. The price of tickets is not deductible as a charitable donation for tax purposes in Canada.
- PERTINENT SALES CUTOFF DATES:
Heroes Welcome Sales Cutoff is Midnight, Friday, May 13, 2016
Bonus No. 1 Sales Cutoff is Midnight, Friday, May 27, 2016
Bonus No. 2 Sales Cutoff is Midnight, Friday, June 10, 2016
Early Bird Sales Cutoff is Midnight, Wednesday, June 29, 2016
50/50 Plus Sales Cutoff is Midnight, Wednesday, July 13, 2016
Final Sales Cutoff is Midnight, Wednesday, July 13, 2016
- PERTINENT DRAW DATES:
Heroes Welcome Prize Draw:
Thursday, June 2, 2016 at MNP LLP, 15303 31st Avenue, 3rd Floor, Surrey, BC, at 11:00 am.
Bonus No. 1 Prize Draw:
Thursday, June 16, 2016 at MNP LLP, – 15303 31st Avenue, 3rd Floor, Surrey, BC, at 11:00 am.
Bonus No.2 Prize Draw:
Thursday, June 30, 2016 at MNP LLP, 15303 31st Avenue, 3rd Floor, Surrey, BC, at 11:00 am.
Early Bird Draw:
Thursday, July 21st, 2016 at MNP LLP, – 15303 31st Avenue, 3rd Floor, Surrey, BC, at 11:00 am.
50/50 Plus, Grand Prize and Final Draws:
Thursday, August 11th, 2016 at Global TV, 7580 Enterprise St, Burnaby, BC from 11:30 am to 1:00 pm for all remaining prizes over $1,000. Prizes will be drawn in order of ascending value starting with the prize of least value.
Balance of prizes in the Main Lottery valued at $1,000 or less will be completed at MNP LLP, 15303 31st Avenue, 3rd Floor, Surrey, BC, on Friday, August 12th, 2016 from 9:00 pm to 6:00 pm, or until completed. Prizes will be drawn in order of ascending value starting with the prize of least value.
- CASH EQUIVALENTS AND PRIZE DETAILS:
There are 3,068 prizes available to be won. The retail value of all prizes is $2,909,638.00 based on Manufacturers Suggested Retail Price as provided by our suppliers and this amount includes any related taxes on the individual prizes. Each ticket is re-entered after each prize category. Prizes must be accepted as awarded and must be claimed within 12 months of the draw date. Grand Prize winner has 10 days from notification of winning to choose their prize. No substitutions are permitted by winners except where a cash equivalent or alternate prize is specified. Prizes may not be exactly as shown. To claim a prize with a cash equivalent option, prize winners must provide the following documents on request:
- Signed and witnessed Waiver Form
- Photocopy of winning ticket or prize winner letter
- A copy of their valid Photo Identification
The following people are not permitted to purchase tickets in this lottery: board members and employees of VGH & UBC Hospital Foundation and BC Professional Fire Fighters’ Burn Fund, partners and employees of: official auditors KPMG, MNP LLP and SCI.
- SALES NOT PERMITTED OUTSIDE OF BRITISH COLUMBIA
A non-resident of British Columbia may purchase a ticket only if the entire payment transaction takes place while the person is physically in British Columbia and if the ticket or a receipt is issued at that time. Tickets must be purchased at a retail sales outlet. (London Drugs, VGH/UBC Hospital Foundation or one of the prize homes open and selling tickets)
Non-residents of British Columbia may not order tickets by telephone, fax, mail or via the Internet.
Tickets or receipts will not be distributed to, mailed or otherwise sent to a non-resident’s third-party address in B.C.
A resident of British Columbia may purchase a ticket only if the entire payment transaction takes place while the person is physically in British Columbia and if the ticket or a receipt is issued at that time. When a resident of British Columbia is outside the province of British Columbia they may not place an order to purchase tickets. This restriction includes all methods of ordering tickets, including mailing in your order.
For further information on restrictions on purchasing, please see Standard Procedures for Ticket Raffles, Gaming Policy and Enforcement Branch, Province of British Columbia. The website for this information is www.gaming.gov.bc.ca/licences/docs/procedures-ticket-raffle.pdf. Please see Section 9 for specific details on purchasing restrictions.
- OTHER PERTINENT INFORMATION
All 3,068 prizes will be drawn from a barrel.
Each ticket is re-entered for every prize category.
The list of major winners will be published on August 21st, 2016 in The Province newspaper.
The records of MNP LLP shall be deemed correct if there is a discrepancy in numbers.
All sales are final once the ticket number is assigned, and all sales are subject to credit approval.
The Licensee reserves discretionary right not to accept entries.
The Purchaser is responsible for proof-of-ownership of shared tickets.
Allow 2-3 weeks for delivery of your official ticket.
Should a prize be unavailable due to circumstances beyond the Foundations’ control, the winner shall be awarded the fair market value of the prize.
The liability of the Foundation is limited to the ticket price paid.
The Winner is responsible for the cost of shipping/delivery.
*The grand prize winner will choose one grand prize option; the other four options will not be awarded.
Winners will be notified by phone and/or mail by MNP LLP as to the prize(s) they have won and how to claim.
Winners consent to the release of their names and photo by the Licensee.
Winners have 1 year from the draw date to claim their prizes.
A decision to take the cash equivalent of any prize awarded must be made within 10 days of claim.
More complete prize descriptions are available at MNP LLP.
If there is a discrepancy, the list and rules at MNP LLP shall be deemed correct.
For enquiries relating to any ticket purchased please call 604- 536-2105 or 1-888-536-2105 or email email@example.com.
The licensee for this event is VGH & UBC Hospital Foundation, 855 West 12th Ave, Vancouver, BC – 604-875-4676.
We respect your privacy. VGH & UBC Hospital Foundation protects personal information and adheres to all legislative requirements with respect to privacy. We do not rent, sell, or trade our mailing lists. Information provided through ticket purchase will be used to deliver services and keep you informed on Foundation activities, including programs, services, special-events, funding needs, opportunities to volunteer or give and more, through periodic contacts. To be removed from these contacts, call 604-875-4676 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.