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  1. There is no EU tax or other VAT applicable to any entry fees or any other costs involved.
  2. Entries will only be accepted in English.
  3. Tank samples will not be accepted as entries into the competition.
  4. There is no minimum stock quantity needed to enter a product.
  5. A participant may enter more than one wine in a class. Examples are wineries that produce several wines of the same cultivar type but with different vineyard designations or vintages.
  6. A product that received an award in a previous year’s competition may be entered again.
  7. Registration and entries will be accepted online from 28th May 2019 up to midnight on 29th October 2019.
  8. Invoices for entries must be printed online by the participant, and paid online before the final close of entries.
  9. Entry fees will not be refunded if entry samples arrive after the deadline, or if the entry is cancelled after the final deadline for entries.
  10. For wines in 750ml bottles, a sample has to comprise two bottles per entry. For wines in containers smaller than 750ml, a sample has to comprise three units.
  11. It is the participant’s responsibility to ensure that the entry samples are delivered to the drop-off point between 9:00 and 16:00 from Monday 4th November 2019 to Friday 8th November 2019 to be accepted into the competition.
  12. A participant may deliver the entry samples through their agent. A participant must contact the agent directly to ensure entry samples are delivered to the drop-off point between 9:00 and 16:00 from Monday 4th November 2019 to Friday 8th November 2019.
  13. Each participant will be responsible for all delivery costs, customs, duties, taxes and insurance. These must be paid by the participant before sending the entry samples, and the participant will be responsible for clearing and the associated costs at customs where applicable.
  14. It is the participant’s responsibility to have insurance for samples as they will be transported at the participant’s risk. The Awards Show (Pty) Ltd will not be accountable in any way whatsoever for any loss or damage to the samples before, during, or after the competition.
  15. Winners will be notified by email, and stickers/decals will be available for online orders a few weeks later. Gold and Platinum stickers/decals cost €37.00 per 1000, plus delivery, and are available in multiples of 1000 and 2000 (with no EU tax or other VAT applicable).
  16. These rules are subject to change, and the latest rules will always be available on the website.
  17. The latest version of these rules on the website, together with the General terms and Regulations available on the website will have to be adhered to at all times.