Prize draw

Become a Macao Specialist for your chance to win a luxury trip for two to Macao
 
Macao is one of the most exciting destinations in the Far East and the perfect stopover for those looking to explore Asia or travel onwards to Australasia. Only 40 miles from Hong Kong, and with connections in just over an hour by high-speed ferry, accessing this destination couldn’t be easier.
 
Learn about this unique destination with the new–look Macao Specialist online training programme for the chance to experience Macao for yourself!
 
One lucky agent will win a three-night stay for two in Macao at the five-star Sofitel Macau at Ponte 16, in the heart of the historical quarter. Return economy flights to Hong Kong and ferry transfers to Macao will also be included.
 
Successfully complete and pass any of the four modules in the Macao Specialist programme by July 28, 2018 and you will be automatically entered into the prize draw. The more modules you complete, the better your chances! All existing Macao Specialists will be automatically entered into the draw.

TERMS & CONDITIONS
 
1. This prize draw is open to travel agents, home workers and tour operators that are resident in the UK, Channel Islands, Isle of Man and Republic of Ireland aged 18 years or over who complete and pass at least one of the four modules of the Macao Specialist online training programme between 27 June and 28 July 2018, except anyone professionally associated with the draw.
 
2. Entry, or acceptance of the prize if you are the winner, implies acceptance of these terms and conditions.
 
3. All agents who successfully complete and pass at least one of the four modules of the Macao Specialist programme, or who are already qualified Macao Specialists, will automatically be entered and there is no need to take any further action. You will receive one prize draw entry for each module completed up to a maximum of 4 entries per person. The decision of the judges is final and no correspondence will be entered into.
 
4. The Promoter is not responsible for any technical issues (or other) that impede an entrants’ entry being submitted correctly and/or in full. The Promoter is not responsible for any changes in e-mail, mailing address and/or telephone numbers provided at time of entering the prize draw.
 
5. There is one prize of a three-night trip for two people to Macao including:
 
a) Return economy flights for two between London and Hong Kong.
b) Return ferry transfers for two between Hong Kong International Airport and Macao.
c) 3-nights shared accommodation for two including breakfast at the 5* Sofitel Macau at Ponte 16.
d) The three-night prize must be taken between 2 September 2018 and 27 June 2019, on weekdays only (Sunday to Thursday), and is subject to availability. The following exclusion periods apply: December 2018, February 2019, April 2019, and Macao, Hong Kong and China public holidays and special events.
e) The prize must be booked by 30 September 2018, and at least 4 weeks prior to proposed departure date.
f) Any extensions to the stay or amendments to the booking requested by the winner will be chargeable.
g) Both passengers must travel together.
h) The accommodation, flights and ferry transfers must be taken at the same time as part of the same trip.
i) Flights include taxes and the standard airline luggage allowance.
j) It is the responsibility of the winner to ensure that he/she and his/her companion have a valid passport and travel insurance and obtain any necessary vaccinations and visas for their trip.
k) Additional costs are not included within the holiday prize (including but not limited to, UK airport transfers, food and drink, spending money, excursions and additional luggage allowance costs) and are the responsibility of the prize winner.
l) The Promoter will not deliver to any address outside the UK, Isle of Man or Channel Islands.
m)The Promoter reserves the right to change the prize to an alternative of equal or greater value for any reason in its sole discretion including without limitation due to circumstances beyond its control or if any part of the prize becomes unavailable.
n) Travel is subject to the standard terms and conditions of the airline, Sofitel Macau at Ponte 16 and Turbojet.
 
6. One winner will be drawn at random from all agents who have passed at least one module of the Macao Specialist programme by the closing date. The winner’s name and company can be obtained by sending a sae to Macao Government Tourism Office, 4th Floor, 45-51 Whitfield Street, London W1T 4HD.
 
7. The winner will be notified within fourteen days of the closing date of the prize draw. If, having used reasonable efforts, the promoter is unable to contact the winner within 21 days, then the prize is forfeited and another winner will be selected.
 
8. The prize cannot be changed and is non-transferable, non-negotiable and there is no cash alternative. Entrants should follow their own internal company procedures in regard to entering and, if the lucky winner, accepting the prize. Winner should obtain approval from their appropriate manager/head office to accept the prize, if required.
 
9. The winner may be required to participate in publicity.
 
10.  Events may occur that render the prize draw itself or the awarding of the prize impossible due to reasons beyond the control of the Promoter and accordingly they may at their absolute discretion vary or amend the promotion and the entrants agree that no liability shall attach to them as a result thereof.
 
11. To the fullest extent permitted by law, the Promoter shall not be liable for any loss, damage or liability (including indirect or consequential loss or damage) or personal injury suffered or sustained in connection with either participation in this promotion or with the prize offered.
 
12. This prize draw, its operation, these terms and conditions and any dispute or difference relating to them shall be governed by the laws of England and Wales and subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England and Wales.
 
13. The Promoter is the Macao Government Tourism Office, 4th Floor, 45-51 Whitfield Street, London W1T 4HD.