Terms and Conditions of Participation

Organiser

The organiser of this competition is Stena Line (hereinafter referred to as organiser).
 Participation in the competition is subject to the terms and conditions of participation listed here. By taking part in the competition, the participant indicates that he or she agrees to the terms and conditions of participation.

Participation

Everyone of legal age and full legal capacity is eligible to take part.

Taking part in the competition is free of charge and does not require payment to the organiser or any other third party.

In order to take part in the competition, participants must send a story to Stena Line via the online form “Stena Stories” by midnight on 30/04/17 or ensure that the story reaches Stena Line by post by midnight on 30/04/17.

Participants confirm that they have written all of the submitted texts and taken all of the submitted photos themselves, that all image rights and copyrights are theirs and that they agree to the publication of the images and texts alongside their name, including on the Internet and in print media.

The images and texts will be read and viewed by Stena Line, but their use as part of the “Stena Stories” promotion is not guaranteed.

In accordance with section 15 ff. of the German Copyright Act, participants grant Stena Line usage and exploitation rights to the submitted images and texts as part of the route anniversary and “Stena Stories” promotion free of charge.

Participants shall ensure that no privacy rights are infringed in the depiction of persons. If one or several people can be recognised within an image, these people must agree to the publication of the image. If young people under the age of 18 are depicted, the consent of their parents must be obtained.

Prizes

Each participant will receive a €10 Stena Line voucher. This €10 Stena Line voucher can be redeemed on all short trips and ferry crossings on the Stena Line route network. It is only valid when booking in advance on www.StenaLine.de by entering the offer code and secure ID. It cannot be combined with other promotions, subsequent credits or be paid in cash. One travel voucher can be redeemed per booking up to and including 31/12/17.

5 vouchers for the Gothenburg short trip will also be entered into the draw. The Gothenburg short trip comprises the ferry journeys Kiel-Gothenburg-Kiel including a 1-2 person standard inside cabin (bunk beds). This voucher can only be redeemed with Stena Line in Germany. Advance booking on www.StenaLine.de by entering the offer code and secure ID is required. Spaces subject to availability. A booking fee of €15 will be levied on reservations not carried out via the Internet. This and any other fees must be paid immediately. The voucher cannot be transferred, extended, paid in cash or applied to other products or trips. The voucher is valid for one year from the date of issue.

Prize draw

Everyone who submits a story to Stena Line via the “Stena Stories” online form by midnight on 30/04/17 or sends their story by post by midnight on 30/04/17 will be entered into the anniversary voucher promotion as well as the prize draw for the short trip.

The 5 main winners will be decided by a judging panel. The prize will be sent by post.

If the prize notification cannot be delivered within 3 days, the organiser is not required to make any further enquiries. The winner's postal address must be located within Germany.

Claims to the prize will also be forfeited if the prize cannot be delivered within 6 weeks of initial notification of the win for reasons within the winner's control. The winner's claim to the prize shall also be forfeited if the prize cannot be properly lodged due to incorrect data.

By taking part in the competition, the participant is not entitled to financial or any other claims on the organiser.

Duration

The competition begins on 01/04/17 and ends at midnight on 30/04/17.

Data protection

Your personal data will only be processed and used for the named purpose by Stena Line. Data (in particular photos) can be deleted or corrected at any time without having to give a reason. Such requests are accepted by email on info.de(at)stenaline.com in accordance with section 12 para. 2 LDSG SH (Schleswig-Holstein Data Protection Act).

Miscellaneous

Legal recourse is excluded. The law of the Federal Republic of Germany shall apply exclusively. If certain terms of these Terms and Conditions of Participation are or become invalid, the validity of the remaining Terms and Conditions of Participation remains unaltered. These Terms and Conditions of Participation may be changed at any time by the organiser without separate notification.