Rules and Regulations

Scratch'N Win 2nd Chance Contest

OFFICIAL RULES AND REGULATIONS

Please read these Official Rules in their entirety before entering the 2nd Chance Contest. You are not eligible to enter the Contest unless you agree to these Official Rules. Participation in the Contest constitutes full and unconditional agreement and acceptance of these Official Rules, which are final on all matters relating to the Contest.


  1. TO REGISTER:

    Anytime during the 2nd Chance Contest period ("Contest"), May 31, 2013 – March 31, 2014 a person can register for the Contest by visiting 2chance.ca, completing the on-line registration form, and clicking on "Submit". As part of the registration process, each visitor will be required to provide a username and password, which they will then use for the duration of the Contest to log in. Once a visitor has correctly completed and submitted the Contest registration form in its entirety, they are a participant ("Participant"). Each Participant may then visit the Contest section of the Contest Site and follow the instructions in order to qualify for entry in this Contest. By participating in the Contest, Participants agree to be bound by the Official Rules and to the terms and conditions and privacy statements of the Contest Site. Participants who have previously registered, and who continue to have a valid account, do not need to register another account and can instead use the account created during a previous 2nd Chance Contest period. A Participant must provide valid information, including e-mail address, in order to qualify for registration for the Contest. The Participant's information, including age and residence, will be verified if the Participant is declared a winner of the prizes described below. If the Participant is deemed to have entered falsified or incorrect information, and/or if the Participant does not meet eligibility requirements, that Participant, and all of his/her entries, will be disqualified and voided and the Participant will not be eligible to win any prizes within the contest, including the Grand Prize. In the event of a dispute regarding the identity of the Participant submitting the electronic entry, the entry will be deemed to be submitted by the Participant in whose name the e-mail account is registered.

  2. TO ENTER:

    The Scratch’N Win portion of the 2nd Chance contest commences on May 31, 2013 12:00:00 a.m. and closes on March 31, 2014 at 11:59:59 p.m. AT (the "Contest Period"). The Lotto 6/49 portion of the 2nd Chance contest commences on September 15, 2013 12:00:00 a.m. AT and closes on April 1, 2014 at.2:59:59 a.m. Note, all times refer to Atlantic Time (AT).

    There are currently three ways to enter the 2nd Chance Contest.

    1. Scratch'N Win Purchase entry:

      Players who purchase a Scratch'N Win ticket that has the "2nd Chance" logo with the contest close date of March 31, 2014 on the front or back of the Scratch'N Win ticket and that is a non-winning ticket can enter online at www.alc.ca/2chance. You will be required to create a username and password and enter your first name, last name, birth date, mailing address, e-mail address, and telephone number where you can be reached should your entry be selected (or you can use an account/login information that you have previously registered for prior offerings of the 2nd Chance Contest). Enter the unique code from each non-winning ticket; this code comprises of both the 21 or 23 digit barcode and 4 digit PIN code located on an eligible ticket. To enter subsequent entries, you will be required to log in using the username and password you created. Each time you submit a ticket, the total value will be saved. A ticket can only be entered once. When you reach the $5 threshold, you will earn a contest entry into a periodic draw and the grand prize draw. At that time, the total accumulated ticket value will be reset to $0. Entrants will be able to repeat the process for additional entries as tickets do not have to be entered all at once. Any value over $5 will result in said value being recorded and added on to any subsequent tickets entered, until the entrant reaches $5 again. Players may enter as often as they wish with an eligible Scratch'N Win ticket.

    2. No Purchase Entry:

      No purchase is necessary to enter the Contest. Players can obtain an online code which will need to be entered into the contest site as described above in i. by sending a hand drawn facsimile of the 2nd Chance logo. All requests for an online code must be received by Canada Post by Friday, February 21, 2014 4:30 p.m. ("AT"). Limit of one request per envelope with sufficient postage while supplies last. No mechanical reproductions of requests permitted. All requests must include a postage paid, self- addressed envelope. Mail your entry to:

      2nd Chance Contest
      P.O. Box 6170
      Moncton, N.B.
      E1C 0C7

    3. Lotto 6/49 Purchase Entry Promotion:

      Players who purchase a Lotto 6/49 ticket from September 15, 2013, 12:00:00 a.m. AT– March 31, 2014, 11:59:59 p.m. AT can enter the “2Chance.ca” code found on the ticket online at www.alc.ca/2chance. To qualify for the Wave 3 draw, entries must be received prior to 11:59:59 pm AT on December 31, 2013. To qualify for the Wave 4, Grand Prize draw, entries must be received 11:59:59 pm AT on March 31, 2014. You will be required to create a username and password and enter your first name, last name, birth date, mailing address, e-mail address, and telephone number where you can be reached should your entry be selected (or you can use an account/login information that you have previously registered for prior offerings of the 2nd Chance Contest). Enter the unique code from each winning or non-winning ticket; this code is comprised of 14 digits located below the “TAG” played or no played number. To enter subsequent entries at a later time, you will be required to log in using the username and password you created. Each time you submit a ticket, the total value will be saved. A ticket can only be entered once. When you reach the $5 threshold, you will earn a contest entry into the Wave 3 draw and the Grand Prize draw. At that time, the total accumulated ticket value will be reset to 0. Entrants will be able to repeat the process for additional entries as tickets do not have to be entered all at once. Any value over $5 will result in said value being recorded and added on to any subsequent tickets entered, until the entrant reaches $5 again. Players may enter as often as they wish with an eligible Lotto 6/49 ticket. Lotto 6/49 tickets considered eligible can include Atlantic 49 and/or TAG if added to the same ticket. Voided tickets will be disqualified from draws.

      Lotto 6/49 tickets can be added to an existing 2nd Chance account and can be combined with eligible Scratch N’ Win tickets to make up a $5 entry. Lotto 6/49 tickets purchased at retail and entered between September 15, 2013 12:00:00 a.m. AT and December 31, 2013 11:59:59 p.m. AT will be eligible for promotion period 3 “Wave 3” and Lotto 6/49 tickets purchased at retail and entered between September 15, 2013 12:00:00 a.m. AT and March 31, 2014 11:59:59 p.m. will be eligible for the promotion period 4 “Wave 4” (Grand Prize). Lotto 6/49 online purchases made between September 15, 2013 12:00:00 a.m. AT and January 1, 2014 2:59:59 a.m. AT will be automatically entered into the Wave 3 Draw. . Lotto 6/49 online purchases made between September 15, 2013 12:00:00 a.m. AT and April 1, 2014 2:59:59a.m. . AT will be automatically entered into the Wave 4 Grand Prize draw.

      Lotto 6/49 tickets purchased online will not be eligible for 2nd Chance Instant wins. Online Lotto 6/49 purchases will be entered into an additional monthly draw for Instant Win prizing amounts approximately equal to the value of instant prizes allocated on the 2nd Chance website during that same time period. Additional draws for prizes for purchases made on alc.ca may be announced at a later date during the contest period.

  3. DRAWS AND PRIZES:

    There will be four (4) "core" draw periods in total. The draw dates and prizes are as follows:

    Promotion period 1 (Wave 1) Scratch’N Win entries only - May 31, 2013 12:00:00 a.m. to 11:59:59 p.m. AT on July 1, 2013. Draw date: July 4, 2013 (or as soon as possible thereafter).

    Entries must be received on or before 11:59:59 p.m. AT on July 1, 2013 to be eligible for the first draw prizes:

    - Top Prize = $10,000
    - Secondary Prizes = 5 x $1,000

    Promotion period 2 (Wave 2) Scratch’N Win entries only - July 2, 2013 12:00:00 a.m to 11:59:59 p.m. AT on September 14, 2013. Draw date: September 19, 2013 (or as soon as possible thereafter).

    Entries must be received on or before 11:59:59 p.m. AT on September 14, 2013 to be eligible for the second draw prizes:

    - Top Prize = $25,000
    - Secondary Prizes = 10 x $1,000

    Promotion period 3 (Wave 3) Scratch’N Win and 6/49 tickets purchased at retail - September 15, 2013 12:00:00 a.m.to 11:59:59 p.m. AT on December 31, 2013. For 6/49 online entries - September 15, 2013 12:00:00 a.m to January 1, 2014 2:59:59 a.m. Draw date: January 9, 2014 (or as soon as possible thereafter).

    Scratch ‘N Win and retail 6/49 entries must be received on or before 11:59:59 p.m. AT on December 31, 2013 to be eligible for the third draw prizes and online 6/49 entries must be received on or before 2:59:59 a.m. on January 1, 2014.

    - Top Prize = $64,900
    - Secondary Prizes = 15 x $1,000

    Promotion period 4 (Wave 4 – GRAND PRIZE) - Scratch’N Win entries entered from May 31, 2013 12:00:00 a.m. AT to March 31, 2014 11:59:59 p.m. AT, Lotto 6/49 tickets purchased at retail entered from September 15, 2013 12:00:00 a.m. AT to March 31, 2014 11:59:59 a.m. AT and 6/49 tickets purchased online from September 15, 2013 12:00:00 a.m to April 1, 2014 2:59:59 a.m.-. Draw date: April 4, 2014 (or as soon as possible thereafter).

    Entries must be received on or before 11:59:59 p.m. AT on March 31, 2014 to be eligible for the GRAND PRIZE draw prizes:

    - GRAND PRIZE = $250,000
    - Secondary Prizes = 10 x $1,000
    - Sign up Survey Prize = 5 x $500

    Entrants who complete the signup survey will be eligible for the 5 X $500 draws that will take place with the final GRAND PRIZE draw.

    In addition to the draw prizes, there will be the following Instant prizes:

    • 500 x $100 Instant Prizes
    • 50,000 Bonus Contest entries awarded randomly during the contest period.
    • Instant Win WebCash Codes between the period of May 31, 2013 – July 1, 2013 (Wave 1) available to be won instantly in the amount of:
      400 x $10 WebCash Codes
      500 x $5 WebCash Codes
    • Instant Win WebCash Codes between the period of July 2, 2013 – September 14, 2013 (Wave 2) available to be won instantly in the amount of:
      100 x $10 Webcash Codes
      800 x $5 Webcash Codes
    • Instant Win WebCash Codes between the period of September 15, 2013 – December 31, 2013 (Wave 3) available to be won instantly in the amount of:
      450 x $10 Webcash Codes
      100 x $5 Webcash Codes
    • Instant Win WebCash Codes between the period of January 1, 2014 – March 31, 2014 available to be won instantly in the amount of:
      720 x $10 Webcash Codes
      200 x $5 Webcash Codes

    Additional WebCash prizes and draw(s) for a cash prize(s) may be announced at a later date during the contest period.
    (Webcash code expiry dates can be found on the Account page. All webcash codes must be redeemed by that expiry date. AL is not responsible to re-issue expired webcash.)

    Instant Win prizes will be time stamped. The first entry that results from an accumulation of $5 in ticket value entered on or after the identified time will be eligible to win. The win will be represented by 3 matching symbols in the instant win area. Entrants must follow onscreen instructions for claiming instant cash prizes. One (1) Instant win chance will be offered per successful ticket transaction that resulted in 1 or more $5 thresholds achieved. The Instant Win game will not be accessible during the hours of 12:00:00 a.m. – 5:59:59 a.m. AT, nor will Instant Wins be triggered during those hours.

    WebCash codes can be redeemed on alc.ca. Instant Webcash prizes will be time stamped. The win will be represented by the following text appearing on the screen:

    Congratulations you have qualified to win ($5 or $10) in WebCash!

    Your WebCash code: XXXXXXXXXXXXX

    The WebCash code and instructions to collect your prize can always be found in the Instant Win History on your Account Page.

  4. BONUS PERIODS:

    Up to three (3) bonus periods will be randomly provided to entrants over the period of the contest whereby specific ticket values as registered will be multiplied by a number determined by Atlantic Lottery. The site will provide an announcement at least four (4) days before any such bonus periods.

  5. HOLIDAY GIFT CONTEST:

    A HOLIDAY GIFT contest will run from November 1, 2013 to January 12, 2014. For every HOLIDAY GIFT ticket you enter, you will receive one (1) entry into a separate draw for a chance to win $5,000. CONTEST period – 12:00:00 a.m. November 1, 2013 to 11:59:59 p.m. AT on January 12, 2014. Draw date: January 17, 2014 (or as soon as possible thereafter).

    No purchase is necessary to enter the HOLIDAY GIFT. Players can obtain an entry into the contest by sending a hand drawn facsimile of a HOLIDAY GIFT. All requests for an entry must be received by Canada Post by January 7th, 2014 4:30 p.m. ("AT"). Limit of one request per envelope with sufficient postage while supplies last. No mechanical reproductions of requests permitted. All requests must include a postage paid, self- addressed envelope. Mail your entry to:

    HOLIDAY GIFT 2nd Chance Contest
    P.O. Box 6170
    Moncton, N.B.
    E1C 0C7

  6. Crossword CONTEST:

    A Crossword Ticket contest will run from February 15, 2014 to March 15, 2014. For every $2 Crossword ticket you enter, you will receive one (1) entry into a separate draw for a chance to win one (1) of the following prizes: one (1) $20,000 prize, one(1) $5,000 prize or one (1) $3,000 prize. Tickets entered will also earn regular entries into the 2nd Chance Grand Prize draw. The Contest period will run from 12:00:00 a.m. February 15, 2014 to 11:59:59 p.m. AT on March 15, 2014. Draw date: March 20, 2014 (or as soon as possible thereafter).

    No purchase is necessary to enter the Crossword Ticket contest. Players can obtain an entry into the contest by sending a hand-drawn facsimile of the Crossword image that appears on the front of the ticket. All requests for an entry must be received by Canada Post by March 9th, 2014 4:30 p.m. ("AT"). Limit of one request per envelope with sufficient return postage while supplies last. No mechanical reproductions of requests permitted. All requests must include a postage paid, self- addressed envelope. Mail your entry to:

    Crossword 2nd Chance Contest
    P.O. Box 6170
    Moncton, N.B.
    E1C 0C7

  7. The contest sponsor is: Atlantic Lottery Corporation ("ALC").

  8. To enter and to be eligible to win, entrant must at any time during the contest period (identified above) be a legal resident of Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, Prince Edward Island or Newfoundland & Labrador, Canada and be 19 years of age or older at the time of participation. ALC employees, ALC ticket retailers, ALC advertising and promotional agencies and their employees and persons domiciled with an ALC employee or an ALC ticket retailer or an ALC advertising or promotional agency or their employees, are ineligible to enter.

  9. Prizes must be accepted as awarded. A prize may not be sold or transferred. ALC reserves the right to substitute any prize based on availability for a prize of equal or greater value.

  10. On the draw dates stated above (or as soon as possible thereafter), random draws for prizes will take place at the offices of the Atlantic Lottery Corporation, from all eligible entries registered during each of the Contest Periods. The first valid entries drawn may be eligible to win the top prize(s) and all other valid entries drawn may be eligible to win secondary prizes. The odds of winning a Prize will depend upon the total number of eligible entries received during the Contest Period. For Instant Win prizes, odds of winning also depend on the frequency of times eligible entries are entered during the contest period. A person who wins any draw prize in a promotional period is not entitled to claim any subsequent prize(s) for any further draw prizes in that promotional period. All draw prize winners will be eligible to win the Grand Prize. However, a person is entitled to more than one Instant Win prize throughout the contest. ALC will attempt to contact the potential winner by telephone within one (1) business day after the draw (or as soon as possible thereafter). If ALC is not able to contact the potential winner after ten (10) business days after initial attempt, ALC shall have the right to disqualify the potential winner, the entry drawn immediately after the disqualified entry for that prize will be eligible to win the prize that otherwise would have been awarded for the previously selected entry. ALC shall be fully and completely released and discharged from any liability or responsibility in this regard. Proof of identification must be provided upon request and match the registration information provided when the Participant registered on the site.

  11. Winners of all prizes, including Instant Wins, will be required to sign a release form and will also be required to provide a valid government issued photo ID (front and back) for prize verification. If a player has an Instant Win, a message will appear on the computer screen which will communicate a confirmation number, a downloadable copy of the release form, a statement indicating the requirement to provide a valid photo ID (front and back) and ALC's fax number. The signed form with confirmation number and ID is to be faxed to 1-800-561-6999 for prize verification.

  12. Before being awarded a Prize, potential winners must correctly answer a time-limited mathematical skill-testing question without electronic, mechanical or any other kind of assistance. The skill testing question will be administered at such time and in such manner as ALC or its representatives determine in their sole discretion. The Participant with the Selected Entry must then complete and sign a Declaration and Release Form confirming compliance with the Official Rules, acceptance of the prize as awarded, without substitution, and releasing ALC, their affiliated and related companies, advertising, internet and promotional agencies, independent contest organization, prize suppliers and their respective shareholders, directors, officers, employees, agents, representatives, successors and assigns (collectively, the "Releasees") from any liability in connection with the award or use of any prize or this Contest. The Participant with the Selected Entry must also sign a Publicity Release form that grants ALC, and their affiliates the right, but not the obligation, to use, edit or adapt their photograph, filmed or recorded image, name and city of residence in any publicity campaigns, whether said campaigns are related to the Contest or not, without further notice or compensation. Such Declaration and Release Forms must be signed and returned within ten (10) days of notification, failing which the prize will not be awarded and ALC will draw an alternate winner.

  13. In the event that the potential winner does not comply with all the provisions as contemplated in these official rules and regulations, ALC shall have the right to disqualify the potential winner, the entry drawn immediately after the disqualified entry for that prize will be eligible to win the prize that otherwise would have been awarded for the previously selected entry. ALC shall be fully and completely released and discharged from any liability or responsibility in this regard. The provisions and procedures referred to above relating to selection and notification of a potential winner shall be applied, with the necessary amendments, until a qualified winner has been duly selected. In the event a Participant does not meet the eligibility requirements, ALC has no obligation to award any prize to that Participant.

  14. By entering this Contest, the Participant agrees to be bound by these Official Rules, which are subject to change without notice, and all decisions of ALC, which are final and binding. By entering, the Participant grants ALC and their affiliates the right, but not the obligation, to use, edit or adapt their photograph, filmed or recorded image, name and city of residence in any publicity campaigns, related to the Contest, without further notice or compensation. Participants agree to provide a valid e-mail address in order to enter the Contest.

  15. Requests for official contest rules and regulations or names of prize winner(s) can be mailed to: Atlantic Lottery Corporation, PO Box 5500, 922 Main St., Moncton, NB, E1C 8W6 (for which a self-addressed, postage paid envelope must be included).

  16. All entries become the property of ALC and will not be returned or acknowledged. ALC, their affiliated and related companies, advertising, internet and promotional agencies, independent contest organization, prize suppliers and their respective shareholders, directors, officers, employees, agents, representatives, successors and assigns (collectively, the "Releasees") assume no responsibility for lost, stolen, delayed, damaged or misdirected entries or for any failure of the Contest Site during the Promotion Period, for any problems or technical malfunction of any telephone network or lines, computer on-line systems, servers, access providers, computer equipment, software, failure of any e-mail or entry to be received whether or not due to the fault of the foregoing or of any other person, or whether due to computer mishaps, technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any website, or any combination thereof including any injury or damage to a Participant's or any other person's computer related to or resulting from playing or downloading any material in this Contest. Any attempt to deliberately damage the Contest Site or any other 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, ALC reserves the right to seek remedies and damages to the fullest extent permitted by law, including criminal prosecution. ALC, their affiliated and related companies, advertising, internet and promotional agencies, independent contest organization, prize suppliers and their respective shareholders, directors, officers, employees, agents, representatives, successors and assigns are not responsible for injury or damage to online participants' or any other persons' computer related to or resulting from participation in this Contest, or downloading materials from or use of the Contest Site. If, for any reason whatsoever, any part of this Contest is not capable of running as planned, including, without limitation, by reason of infection by computer virus, worms, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures or other causes which in the sole opinion of ALC, could corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of this Contest, ALC reserves the right, at its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Contest and to select a Winner from eligible entries received prior to the action taken or in some other manner that ALC deem fair and equitable. ALC reserves the right in its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual they find to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Contest, or to be using automated methods to attempt to receive additional entries into the Contest, or to be acting in violation of these Official Rules or with intent to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other person or to be acting in an otherwise disruptive manner. ALC, their affiliated and related companies, advertising, internet and promotional agencies, independent contest organization, prize suppliers and their respective shareholders, directors, officers, employees, agents, representatives, successors and assigns are not responsible for typographical or other errors in the offer or administration of this contest, including but not limited to, errors in advertising, the Official Rules, the selection and announcement of winner, or the distribution of the prize.

  17. This contest is subject to all applicable federal, provincial and municipal laws and regulations. By entering this contest, each entrant consents to the collection, use and distribution of his/her personal information (information that identifies an entrant as an individual, such as home telephone number, age and home address) by ALC for the purposes of implementing, administering and fulfilling this contest. ALC will not sell or transmit this information to third parties except for the purposes of administering this contest. ALC is committed to ensuring the privacy of its players and taking all of the necessary precautions to ensure player information is safeguarded. In all cases, information is retained in secure facilities and protected from unauthorized access. ALC will only use or disclose player information for the specific purposes for which it was collected, unless required by law, and will only retain the information long enough to fulfill these purposes, after which time it will be securely destroyed.

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