10th Birthday Banger - Win your share of $10,000 worth of presents!

Full Terms and Conditions



  1. 'WooHoo' means 'WooHoo NZ Tax Refunds', 'NZ Tax Refunds', and all brands and operating companies controlled by or associated with those entities.
  2. The 'Promoter' is WooHoo.
  3. 'The Promotion' refers to '10th Birthday Banger' promotion.


  1. The competition starts at 12.00am on Monday, 14 May 2018.
  2. The competition ends at 11.59pm on Sunday, 10 June 2018. Only WooHoo customers who have signed up prior to this time will be accepted as entries.
  3. The winner(s) will be determined by the way of a random draw.
  4. The winners will be notified by phone by 5.00pm on Monday, 11 June 2018.
  5. If we're unable to reach any winners by 5.00pm Friday, 15 June 2018, alternative winners will be drawn.


The prize pool is comprised of 10 prizes of varying individual values. Total prize pool is valued at $10,000.

Rules of Entry

These Promotion Rules ('the Rules') apply to all WooHoo Promotions (collectively 'the Promotion') conducted by means of any medium – online, television, radio, print, telephone or SMS. The Rules may change from time to time.

  1. To enter this promotion a customer must have confirmed NZ Tax Refunds to process their 2018 tax refund or IR3 tax return during the promotional period outlined in these terms and conditions and must have WooHoo (NZ Tax Refunds Ltd) linked as their tax agency at the time of competition close.
  2. Customers who confirmed for their 2018 tax refund between 1 April 2018 and 13 May 2018 are automatically in the prize draw.
  3. Unless otherwise stated in the aforementioned specific rules or terms, registration, entry or vote is limited to 1 per person. Where multiple registrations, entries or votes are acceptable, each must be made separately.
  4. Entry into the Promotion is deemed to be acceptance of the Rules and confirmation that the entrant has the necessary authority (for example from the bill payer or owner of a telephone) to enter the Promotion.
  5. The Promotion is open to New Zealand Residents who are current clients of WooHoo NZ Tax Refunds only. Disqualified Participants may not enter in the Promotion.
  6. WooHoo reserves the right to exclude any person from participating in the Promotion on reasonable grounds.
  7. WooHoo reserves the right to refuse to award any prize to an entrant who WooHoo decides (in its sole discretion) has violated the Rules, gained unfair advantage in participating in the promotion or won using fraudulent means.
  8. By participating, entrants grant WooHoo exclusive permission to use their names, characters, photographs, voices and likeness in connection with the Promotion and for future promotion and marketing purposes and waive any claims to royalty, right or remuneration for such use.
  9. All entrant personal details must be valid and up to date and will be held by WooHoo and may be used for the purpose of the Promotion and for future promotion and marketing purposes in accordance with our Privacy Policy unless otherwise directed by entrants at the time of entry.
  10. When submitting entry via text, the telephone number from which the entry was made will be stored in a database. The participant has a two-business-day period from the time of entry to request removal from the database. If no request is made it is deemed acceptance that the information can be used at the discretion of WooHoo and/or any other company associated with the Promotion.
  11. Personal information provided at the time of entry is presumed to be true and, in the case of text or email notification – active, through to and beyond the date of the Promotion's completion.
  12. Where the Promotion involves texting, the following apply:
    1. Any form of automated text message is invalid.
    2. WooHoo takes no responsibility for text costs incurred after the Promotion has closed as stipulated in the Promotion Terms and Conditions.
  13. If a particular Promotion has specific rules or terms those specific rules or terms will apply if there is any inconsistency with the Rules.

Winning the Prize

  1. Only the person who originally entered the Promotion can be awarded the prize ('the Winner').
  2. The Winner will be determined in the manner set out in the Promotion Terms and Conditions – if not specified then as determined by the Promoter who shall for this purpose be deemed the Judge.
  3. The Judge's determination of the Winner will be final and no correspondence will be entered into.
  4. The Winner will be notified by email, phone (voice or text) or mail and must be available for the preparation of all publicity that may be required by WooHoo. Where attempts to contact the Winner fail (e.g. when the Winner cannot be contacted by phone after three attempts or mail sent is returned) the Judge will select another winner. If, after successful notification, the prize is not collected within two months of being announced it will be regarded as forfeit. (Note: 3 attempts to contact will include individual calls to any numbers provided at the time of entry. However, should the prize's total worth equal less than $250 NZD, only one failed attempt at contact will be acceptable before the Judge selects another winner.)
  5. Where the prize includes a cash component, the money will be transferred by direct credit to the winner's preferred bank account, within one business day of the prize draw. All cash payments are in New Zealand Dollars, unless stated otherwise.
  6. The prize is not redeemable for cash or transferable. No other family members, friends, office associates or any other person will be able to participate on the Winner's behalf. In the event that the prize specified in the Promotion becomes unavailable for any reason the Promoter may substitute a prize of like or equal value. Where the prize incorporates air travel, unless otherwise specified the air travel is economy class.
  7. Where the Winner is required to claim the prize in person and they must provide proper identification (e.g. driver's licence, passport, birth certificate). If the Winner is under the age of 18 years their parent or guardian must give their prior written consent to the award of the prize.
  8. The Winner takes the prize entirely at his/her own risk and indemnifies WooHoo in respect of any claim for any accident, injury, property damage or loss of life that may occur in connection with the prize. The Winner is responsible for all insurance, tax or other costs that may be associated with the prize.

'Disqualified Participants' are:

  1. All WooHoo employees, all employees of participating sponsors or promoters and/or advertising agencies and their Immediate Families; Immediate Families' include spouses, Grandparents, Parents, Children, and Grandchildren whether by marriage, past marriages, remarriage, adoption, co-habitation or other family extension.
  2. All people who have won a prize in the last 7 days. If the previously won prize was valued at over $1000, the winner must stand-down from entering for a period of 90 days.

WooHoo's Responsibility

  1. WooHoo reserves the right to amend, vary, extend or discontinue a Promotion at any stage, for any reason.
  2. WooHoo takes no responsibility for any inability to enter, complete, continue or conclude the Promotion due to equipment or technical malfunction, texts with a misspelt keyword, texts to an incorrect short code, Acts of God or otherwise.
  3. To the fullest extent permitted by law WooHoo will not be liable for any loss or damage whatsoever (including but not limited to direct or consequential loss) or for personal injury as a result of Promotion entry or winning the Promotion prize.
  4. Where the prize is to be supplied by an entity outside WooHoo's control and that entity fails, for whatever reason, to supply the prize, WooHoo has no responsibility for the provision of the prize and is not obliged to provide an alternative prize or to take legal action to require the prize supplier to provide the prize.


  1. Participation in the Promotion is deemed acceptance of these Terms and Conditions.


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