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Collect 35% Bonus Avios, plus win 50,000 Avios

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Collect a guaranteed 35% bonus Avios when you Convert your UCount Rewards points to Avios between 1 April and 31 May 2017. You’ll also be entered into a draw to win 50,000 Avios, that’s enough Avios for 2 people to fly return to Mauritius for a relaxing break.

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Convert your UCount Rewards points to Avios

  • Shop with your qualifying Standard Bank personal debit, cheque or credit card to collect UCount Rewards points on all your purchases
  • The more Standard Bank products and services you use, the more points you could collect
  • Get 1 Avios for every 2 UCount Rewards points

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Not a member?

Join UCount Rewards:

  • Online: www.standardbank.co.za/ucount
  • SMS: Send ‘UCount’ and your name to 32001 to request a call back*
  • Visit any Standard Bank branch
  • Call the UCount contact centre on 0860 82 68 68

Terms and conditions

*Standard SMS rates apply. Free and bundled SMSs do not apply. UCount Rewards from Standard Bank.

To convert your UCount Rewards points to Avios you must go to www.standardbank.co.za/ucount or call 0860 82 68 68. Convert your UCount Rewards points to Avios at an exchange rate of 2 UCount Rewards points = 1 Avios. Avios points will be credited to your Avios Account within 3 working days. In accordance with the provisions of Electronic Communications and Transactions Act you have 7(Seven) working days after receipt of Avios into your Avios account, and before they are used, to request that they are transferred back into UCount Rewards points If the Avios points have been used to make Reward bookings, any Reward bookings made will need to be cancelled by paying the cancellation/amend fee, as detailed on www.avios.com, prior to requesting the reversal.

Standard UCount Rewards terms and conditions apply.

Bonus Avios offer

Important clauses which may limit our responsibility, place an obligation on you to indemnify us, involve an acknowledgment of any fact or involve some risk for you will be in bold and italics. You must pay special attention to these clauses.

  • 1 INTRODUCTION
  • 1.1 We are offering you the opportunity to collect 35% extra Avios when you convert your UCount Rewards points to Avios. (“Offer”). The Offer will be in addition to the Avios that you get when you convert your UCount Rewards points in accordance with clause 3.1 below.
  • 1.2 This Offer starts at 00h00 on 1 April 2017 and ends at 23h59 on 31 May 2017 (“Promotion Period”).
  • 2WHO QUALIFIES FOR THIS OFFER
  • To qualify for this Offer, you must:
    2.1 be 18 years of age or older;
  • 2.2 permanently reside in the Republic of South Africa; and
  • 2.3 be an existing member of Standard Bank’s UCount Rewards programme (“UCount Rewards”) whose account is in Good Standing (as defined in the UCount Rewards terms and conditions); and
  • 2.4 be a British Airways Executive Club (“BAEC”) or Avios Travel Rewards Programme (“ATRP”) member in your personal capacity during the Promotion Period.
  • 3 HOW TO ACCEPT THE OFFER
  • 3.1 Convert your UCount Rewards points into Avios during the Promotion Period and collect an extra 35% Avios.
  • 3.2 The Offer will be calculated on the Avios that are converted, and excludes any Avios that you have converted before the Promotion Period or have accumulated as a BAEC or ATRP member.
  • 4 GENERAL TERMS
  • 4.1 We are the promoter of this Offer. Any reference to we/us/our includes our directors, members, partners, sponsors, agents or consultants, where the context allows for it.
  • 4.2 By participating in this Offer, you agree to be bound by:
  • 4.2.1 these terms and conditions;
  • 4.2.2 the UCount Rewards terms and conditions; and
  • 4.2.3 BAEC and ATRP programme terms and conditions.
  • 4.3 These terms and conditions shall apply to this Offer and all other information relating to this Offer and on any promotional or advertising material that is published.
  • 4.4 The Avios that you will receive in terms of this Offer will be credited to your BAEC or ATRP account by no later than 12 July 2017.
  • 4.5 BAEC terms and conditions are available at http://www.britishairways.com/en-za/executive-club/terms-and-conditions and ATRP terms and conditions are available at http://www.avios.com/za/en_za/about-us/terms-and-conditions
  • 4.6 We assume no liability for any services and/or advice, whether correct or incorrect, which you receive and/or pursue over and above this Offer.
  • 4.7 We assume no liability whatsoever for any direct or indirect loss or damage arising from a Customer’s participation in this Offer or howsoever arising (whether arising from negligence or otherwise). All customers, whilst participating in this Offer, indemnify us and hold us harmless for any loss, damage, harm or injury (whether arising from negligence or otherwise) which may be sustained as a result of any claim, costs, expense, loss or damages which may be made by any third party.
  • 4.8 We reserve the right to amend, reduce or extend at any time the start or end dates of this Offer.
  • 4.9 We reserve the right to terminate this Offer with immediate effect and without notice of such termination to you. In such event, you waive any rights, which you may have against us and you acknowledge that you will have no recourse or claim of any nature whatsoever against us.
  • 4.10 In the event of a dispute, our decision will be final and binding on all aspects of this Offer and no correspondence will be entered into.
  • 4.11 This Offer cannot be used together with any other similar offer or campaign promoted by UCount Rewards, BAEC or ATRP.

Important clauses, which may limit our responsibility; place an obligation on you to indemnify us; involve an acknowledgment of any fact; or involve some risk for you, will be in bold and italics. You must pay special attention to these clauses.

  • 1 DURATION
    The Competition starts at 00h00 on 1 April 2017 and ends at 23h59 on 31 May 2017 (“Competition Period”).
  • 2 ENTRANT REQUIREMENTS
  • 2.1 To qualify as an entrant into this Competition you must meet all of the following requirements:
  • 2.1.1 permanently reside in the Republic of South Africa;
  • 2.1.2 be 18 (eighteen) years of age or older;
  • 2.1.3 be a member of Standard Bank’s UCount Rewards programme (“UCount Rewards”) whose account is in Good Standing (as defined in the UCount Rewards terms and conditions); and
  • 2.1.4 be a British Airways Executive Club (“BAEC”) or Avios Travel Rewards Programme (“ATRP”) member in your personal capacity during the Competition Period.
  • 3 HOW TO ENTER
  • 3.1 Convert your UCount Rewards points into Avios during the Competition Period and receive one entry into the Competition
  • 3.2 There are no additional forms to fill in and once you meet the requirements set out in clause 2 above and this clause 3, you will automatically be entered into the Competition.
  • 3.3 Subject to the provision of clause 3.1, there are no minimum and maximum values indicated in respect the UCount Rewards points that you convert.
  • 4 PRIZES
    1 entrant stands the chance to win 50,000 Avios (“Prize”).
  • 5 GENERAL
  • 5.1 We are the promoter of the Competition. Any reference to we/us/our includes our directors, members, partners, sponsors, agents or consultants, where the context allows for it.
  • 5.2 You are not eligible to participate in this Competition if:
  • 5.2.1 you are a director, member, partner, employee, agent or consultant of ours; or
  • 5.2.2 you are an immediate family member of any of the persons specified in clause 5.2.1.
  • 5.3 These terms and conditions are governed by the Consumer Protection Act 68 of 2008 and will apply to this Competition and all other information relating to this Competition (including any promotional or advertising material that is published).
  • 5.4 By entering this Competition all entrants agree to be bound by:
  • 5.4.1 these terms and conditions;
  • 5.4.2 the UCount Rewards terms and conditions; and
  • 5.4.3 BAEC and ATRP programme terms and conditions.
  • 5.5 BAEC terms and conditions are available at http://www.britishairways.com/en-za/executive-club/terms-and-conditions and ATRP terms and conditions are available at http://www.avios.com/za/en_za/about-us/terms-and-conditions.
  • 5.6 We will need to process your personal information to validate your entry and if you are a Prize winner, to make the Prize available to you. By entering this Competition, you consent to us processing your personal information for this purpose. If you do not consent to us processing your personal information, please do not enter this competition
  • 5.7 No entry will be considered to be valid until a validation process has taken place.
  • 5.8 The Prize Winner will be chosen by means of a lucky draw, conducted by Standard Bank’s internal audit department at the Standard Bank Centre, 30 Baker Street, Rosebank at 12H00 (“lucky draw”). The first valid entry drawn will win the Prize.
  • 5.9 The Prize winner will be notified by email by a representative of ours within 7 (seven) days of the lucky draw.
  • 5.10 The Prize will be made available to the Prize winner by no later than 12 July 2017 by crediting your BAEC or ATRP account with the Prize.
  • 5.11 Where relevant, if a person does not accept the Prize, if an entry is not valid for whatever reason, if an entrant has breached these terms and conditions, if a person renounces the Prize or we deem such person to have renounced the Prize, we reserve the right to declare the Prize forfeited and/or choose a new Prize winner.
  • 5.12 In the event of a dispute, our decision will be final and binding on all aspects of the Competition and no correspondence will be entered into.
  • 5.13 We will be entitled to publish each Prize winner’s name and photograph in any advertising, promotional, print, point of sale or public relations material (the nature and manner of such releases to be determined within our sole discretion), for a period of twelve months from the date of announcing such Prize winner. Each Prize winner will be given the opportunity to decline the publication of their images and to participate in our marketing material insofar as it relates to the Competition.
  • 5.14 The Prize may not be exchanged for any other item. We do however reserve the right to substitute the Prize with any other prize of a similar commercial value.
  • 5.15 We assume no risk and/or liability whatsoever for the failure of any technical element in the Competition which may result in an entrant’s entry not being successfully submitted and/or a Prize winner not successfully receiving or taking up a Prize. Once a Prize winner accepts a Prize, such Prize winner accepts such Prize at his/her own risk.
  • 5.16 We assume no liability whatsoever for any direct or indirect loss, harm or damage arising from an entrant's participation and/or any Prize awarded in the Competition or for any loss or damage, howsoever arising. All persons, whilst participating in this Competition, indemnify and hold us harmless for any loss, damage, harm or injury (whether arising from negligence or otherwise) which may be sustained as a result of any claim, costs, expense, loss or damages which may be made by any third party.
  • 5.17 If required by the Minister for Trade and Industry, the National Consumer Commission or for whatever other reason, we will have the right to terminate this Competition with immediate effect and without notice of such termination. In such event, all entrants hereby waive any rights, which they may have against us and hereby acknowledge that they will have no recourse or claim of any nature whatsoever against us.