Notification and Verification of Winners
The parents/guardians of the winner will be notified via email and/or telephone. The parent/guardian must respond to the City (via telephone or via email) within ten (10) business days of having been first contacted. The City shall have the right to require proof of identity and/or eligibility for the Applicants that are selected as winners (validated by name/official government issued identification/phone number).
Limitation of Liability
By participating in this contest, you agree to release and hold harmless the City including its employees and agents from any and all liability or any injuries, loss or damage of any kind arising from or in connection with this contest.
Changes to Contest Rules or Cancellation of Contest
The City reserves the right to cancel, modify or suspend the Contest at any time subject to applicable law, if the City determines that the Contest cannot be run as originally planned or if fraud or any other occurrence compromises the fairness or integrity of the Contest.
You agree to abide by the terms of these rules and by the decisions of Ottawa Youth Engagement Committee and Mayor Watson’s team, which are final and binding on all matters pertaining to this Contest. The Committee reserves the right at its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual who fails to comply with one or more terms of these rules including but not limited to the entry and eligibility and notification of winner requirements above.
Notice: Collection of Personal Information
Personal information is collected under the authority of Sections 8 and 10 of the Municipal Act, 2001, SO. 2001, c. 25, for the purposes of administering the Contest. The personal information gathered about participants through this website will not be used or disclosed for any other purpose except as permitted or required by law. The winners will not be required to attend the winner recognition event and a parent/guardian of the winners will be provided the opportunity to choose whether or not the City may announce/publish the name of the child. Questions about the collection and use of personal information may be directed to Diana Knight at 613-580-2424 ext 14689.
This Contest is governed by the laws of Ontario and the laws of Canada, and is subject to all applicable federal and provincial laws and regulations including municipal by-laws. By entering this Contest, the contestant agrees that the courts of the Province of Ontario shall have jurisdiction to entertain any action or other legal proceedings based on any provision of the Rules or the running of this Contest. The contestant hereby irrevocably attorns to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of the Province of Ontario.