Terms & conditions

Charge To Mobile Google Play App Promotion and Prize Draw terms and conditions archived (to 18 July 2014)

Charge To Mobile Google Play App Promotion

  1. This promotion is open to O2 customers who are UK residents 18 years+ only.  
  2. This promotion enables eligible participants to purchase one of 19 specified Google Play apps, and to then claim the value of the same back from the Promoter. To participate in this promotion participants should, before midnight on the 18 July 2014, purchase one of the 19 promoted Google Play apps using the 'Charge to Mobile' billing option in the Google Play mobile app store. The cost will be taken out of your O2 mobile phone credit or off your O2 bill in the first instance, then the purchase amount will be credited back within one 1 hour in the same way. Subject to availability. The 19 promoted apps eligible for this promotion are listed on and must be purchased in the mobile Google Play app store.
  3. The closing date for participation in this promotion is midnight on 18th July 2014.
  4. Only one Google Play app may be purchased and then claimed back, per person (subject to availability). There are £25,000 worth of Google Play apps available for this Promotion. Valid redemption claims up until the £25,000 maximum has been reached will receive reimbursement for the promotional Google Play app purchased. Once redemption of valid applications has reached £25,000 there shall be no further payments by the Promoter.
  5. No applications from organised groups, third parties, or agents, will be allowed. Incomplete applications or applications that are not in accordance with the application instructions will be rejected.
  6. Please allow up to 1 hour from payment using Charge to Mobile to receive the purchase price credited back to your phone bill or phone credit. No applications will be accepted after the closing date or after all Google Play apps have been redeemed.
  7. Responsibility is not accepted for applications damaged, lost, or delayed as a result of any computer hardware, network or software failure of any kind.
  8. Applicants should retain a copy of their email receipt from Google Play as proof of purchase. In the event of unforeseen circumstances the Promoter reserves the right to substitute the free gift for an alternative of equal or greater value. In the event of any dispute the decision of the Promoter is final. No correspondence will be entered into. There is no cash alternative.
  9. By participating in the promotion, all applicants will be deemed to have accepted and be bound by the rules and consent to the transfer of their personal data to the Data Controller for the purposes of the administration of this promotion and any other purposes to which the entrant has consented. All application instructions form part of the rules.
  10. These terms and conditions shall be governed by English law and the English courts shall have exclusive jurisdiction.

Promoter and data controller: Telefonica UK Limited 260 BATH ROAD, SLOUGH, BERKSHIRE, SL1 4DX

Charge To Mobile Google Play App Prize Draw

Entry: Entrants must be O2 customers aged 18 or over.

Visit and choose one of the 19 selected discounted apps and purchase using the 'Charge to Mobile' option by selecting 'enable O2 Billing' or 'Bill my O2 account' at the Google Play checkout on mobile. Every time a customer buys one of the selected discounted apps using these options between the Prize Draw Dates they will be given one entry into the Prize Draw.
Draw Date: Entries to the Prize Draw will take place between 9 July 2014 to 12pm (GMT) on 18 July 2014 (Closing Date).

The first entry drawn at random from all valid entries received will win the prize. Draw date is 22 July 2014.
Prize: There are 80 x £25 phone credits to be won. The £25 phone credit prize will be credited back to each winner's O2 Pay Monthly mobile phone account or O2 Pay As You Go credit. No cash alternatives allowed.

Credits will be made within 48 hours of the draw taking place, and winners will be notified by SMS that the £25 credit has been successful.
  1. This Prize Draw is open to all customers of O2 who are UK residents, excluding employees of O2, or any of its subsidiary companies, their families, agents or anyone else connected with this promotion. No third party entries, bulk entries or entries submitted by agents will be accepted. O2 reserves the right to verify the eligibility of entrants. O2 may require such information as it considers reasonably necessary for the purpose of verifying the eligibility of an entry and the prize may be withheld until and unless O2 is satisfied with the verification.
  2. Customers will be given one entry into the Prize Draw each time they purchase one of the selected 19 discounted apps using the 'Bill my O2 account' or 'Enable O2 billing' option during the Prize Draw Dates (found at on the mobile Google Play app store. There is no limit to the number of entries within the Prize Draw Dates.
  3. The Prize Draw runs during the Prize Draw Dates until the specified Closing Date. Entries received after this date and time will not be entered into the Prize Draw.
  4. The instructions provided at the point of entry form part of the terms & conditions of this Prize Draw, and in the event of a conflict, these terms & conditions take precedence.
  5. The winner(s) will be selected at random from all eligible entries received. Each winner will be notified within a reasonable time after the Draw Date or any subsequent draw either by SMS or telephone. The prize is awarded conditionally upon acceptance and if a winner is unable to be contacted after a reasonable period or if any prize is unclaimed or declined within a reasonable period, the prize shall be deemed as unclaimed or unaccepted and a supplementary winner may be drawn at O2's discretion.
  6. O2 will not be responsible for any inability of a prize winner to take up the specified prize.
  7. Unless otherwise expressly stated, where the prize requires attendance at a specific venue, the winner and any permitted companions will be solely responsible for travel to and from the venue and all other expenses. O2 assumes no responsibility and is not liable for any costs, charges or expenses which winners may be required to pay at any time in connection with a Prize. Any additional terms of entry specified by the venue will also apply.
  8. O2 reserves the right to provide substitute prize(s) of similar value should the specified prize(s) become unavailable for reasons beyond its control. Cash or credit alternatives will not be offered. None of the prizes are transferable. Events may occasionally be cancelled for reasons outside O2's control. O2 will endeavour to promptly update any relevant information but cannot issue refunds for texts sent or calls made before this occurs (where applicable). O2 will not be liable for any change of date or venue or cancellation of any event.
  9. O2 accepts no responsibility for incorrectly completed, lost or delayed entries, notices, acceptances, tickets or other documents related to the Prize(s).
  10. In the event of fraud, abuse, and/or an error affecting the proper operation of this Prize Draw, including the allocation of more prizes than are available, O2 reserves the right to end or suspend the Prize Draw; amend these terms & conditions; declare void the notification of winner(s); and/or to allocate available prizes by conducting a simple draw from all wrongly allocated winners.
  11. If any provision of these terms and conditions is held invalid by any law, rule, order or regulation of any government, or by the final determination of any court of a competent jurisdiction, such invalidity shall not affect the enforceability of any other provisions not held to be invalid.
  12. The winner(s) may be required to participate in publicity connected with this Prize Draw and it is a condition of entry that the winner(s) agree to their name and country of residence being made publicly available if they win.
  13. The names of the major winner(s) may be obtained by sending a signed handwritten request along with a stamped self-addressed envelope detailing your request to the Marketing Team, Telefónica UK Limited, 20 Air Street, London W1B 5AN, and marked with the name of the Prize Draw.
  14. Entrants' data will be collected, stored and processed for the purposes of administering and assessing this Prize Draw. If a prize includes tickets to an event then for the purpose of administering the ticket allocation, O2 reserves the right to exchange information and data regarding tickets and applications with third party ticket providers and/or service providers.
  15. O2's decision is final and no correspondence will be entered into.
  16. O2 reserves the right to suspend, cancel or amend the promotion and/or review and revise these terms and conditions at any time without giving prior notice and by continuing to take part in the promotion subsequent to any revision of these terms and conditions, entrants shall be deemed to have agreed to any such new or amended terms.
  17. The Prize Draw is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook. By entering this Prize Draw, you are providing information to O2 and not to Facebook and you release of Facebook from any liability associated with this Prize Draw.
  18. This promotion is governed by English Law and is subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English courts.