Terms and conditions

Please read these terms of use carefully before using the Westpac Stadium site. By using the Westpac Stadium site you agree to be bound by the following terms of use.

Wellington Regional Stadium Trust Inc may vary these terms of use at any time. By continuing to use the site after the terms have been varied you agree to be bound by the variation.


The materials available from this site are protected under copyright and other laws of New Zealand, and, under international conventions, other similar laws abroad. Unless otherwise stated, copyright and other intellectual property rights in all material published on this site (including, but not limited to, programming scripts, graphics, logos, textual materials, audio and visual elements) is owned or controlled by Wellington Regional Stadium Trust Inc. or its licensors.

You may use this material for your own personal reference only. You may make any copies reasonably incidental to your viewing of the site and may retain a single permanent copy for your personal reference. The information may not otherwise be used, copied, reproduced, published, stored in a retrieval system, altered, transmitted in any form or by any means in whole or in part (except where such use is permitted by the terms of the Copyright Act 1994) without the prior written approval of Wellington Regional Stadium Trust Inc.

Trade marks

The trade marks appearing on this website are primarily trade marks of Wellington Regional Stadium Trust Inc. Other trade marks displayed on the site are trade marks of their respective owners. Nothing contained on this site should be construed as granting any license or right of use of any trade mark displayed on the site without the express written permission of Wellington Regional Stadium Trust Inc., or third party owner.


Your personal information is important to us. Wellington Regional Stadium Trust Inc. recognises that your privacy is very important to you and that you have a right to control your personal information. We know that providing personal information is an act of trust and we take this seriously. Unless you give us explicit consent to act otherwise, your personal information will not be used for any other purpose. We will not supply or disclose these details to any third party unless your consent is given or we are required to disclose the information by law. You are entitled to access personal information held by us about you and request correction of your information.


While the Wellington Regional Stadium Trust Inc makes every effort to ensure that the information presented on this site is accurate and up to date, the Wellington Regional Stadium Trust Inc does not accept responsibility for any errors, ommissions or inaccuracies in the information appearing on the website.  Your use of the material contained on this web site is at your sole risk. Any information and data is provided on an as is basis and Wellington Regional Trust Inc specifically excludes any representation, warranty or undertaking, express or implied, which may be lawfully excluded. Wellington Regional Stadium Trust Inc. reserves the right to change any of the material on this website, including these terms of use, at any time.

Material appearing on the website may include advertising and other material submitted by parties other than the Wellington Regional Stadium Trust Inc. It is the responsibility of such advertisers and third parties to ensure that such material complies with all relevant laws and regulations. To the full extent permissible by law, the Wellington Regional Trust Stadium Inc. disclaims all responsibility for any error, omission or inaccuracy in such material or its failure to comply with the relevant laws or regulations.

Links to Third Party Websites

This site may contain hyperlinks and other pointers to websites operated by third parties. These linked websites are not under the control of Wellington Regional Stadium Trust Inc. and Wellington Regional Stadium Trust Inc. is not responsible for the contents of any linked website or any hyperlink contained in a linked website. These hyperlinks are provided to you for convenience only, and the inclusion of any link does not imply any endorsement of the linked website by Wellington Regional Stadium Trust Inc. You link to any such website entirely at your own risk.

Limitation of Liability

The Wellington Regional Stadium Trust Inc. is not liable to any party for any direct or other damages for any use of this website, or any other hyperlinked website, including damage resulting from any virus, worm, Trojan horse and other code of a destructive nature, even if we were aware of the possibility of loss or damages. Access to this web site may be interrupted, delayed or restricted from time to time. Wellington Regional Stadium Trust Inc. will not be liable for damages should the site become temporarily unavailable or access to the site become impeded for any reason.

General Provisions

If any part of this agreement is held to be unenforceable, the unenforceable part must be given effect to the greatest extent possible and the remainder will remain in full force and effect. This agreement is governed by the laws of New Zealand. You irrevocably submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of New Zealand.

10th Anniversary Photo Competition Terms and Conditions

These Terms and Conditions and the Subject Release Form govern the Wellington Regional Stadium Trust’s (“the Stadium Trust”) 10th Anniversary Photo Competition (“the Competition”) and together shall be referred to as the “Competition Terms and Conditions”.  Submission of an entry into the Competition shall be taken as your acceptance of the Competition Terms and Conditions.  If you do not agree to all of the Competition Terms and Conditions, you should not submit an entry into the Competition.

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Entry into the Competition begins on Thursday 25 March 2010 and ends at midnight on Monday 31 May 2010 (“the Competition Entry Period”).  Any entries and photograph(s) submitted after the Competition Entry Period will not be considered.

The Stadium Trust reserves the right to cancel the Competition at any time, in its sole discretion, without reason, notification, liability or obligation.

By entering the Competition, you agree that the Stadium Trust shall be entitled to use your photograph(s) in accordance with the Terms and Conditions, and for the purposes contained within the Terms and Conditions, during the Competition Entry Period and thereafter for a period of 18 months.  

Who May Enter

The Competition is open to all New Zealand residents, however Stadium Trust employees and their families are not eligible to enter.

How to Enter

For your entry to be valid you must submit up to three photographs and accompanying information using the online entry form  by midnight on Monday 31 May 2010 in accordance with the entry requirements and the Competition Terms and Conditions.

Your email entry must contain the following:

a.    Your name (please note that if we use your photographs in relation to the Competition or for any promotional purposes, we will identify you only by your first name),
b.    A title and short description for each photograph,

By submitting an entry in the Competition, you agree to be bound by the Competition Terms and Conditions, including all eligibility requirements.  You also accept that all decisions of the Stadium Trust are final and binding in all matters.  Entries that do not comply with the Competition Terms and Conditions may be rejected in the Stadium Trust’s absolute discretion.

The Stadium Trust can in its absolute discretion refuse to award a prize and/or remove an entry if the entrant or the entry does not comply with the Competition Terms and Conditions.

Entry Requirements

A maximum of three photographs per entrant is permitted.

Each submitted photograph must be in JPG format, no greater than 8Mb in size. Entries that are larger than 8Mb in size may be rejected. 

All entries must meet the entry requirements and be suitable for viewing by people of all ages.  All entries will be moderated for suitable content before being loaded for viewing on the Westpac Stadium website’s online gallery.

The Stadium Trust in its sole discretion reserves the right to reject any entry from the Competition.  Rejected entries will not be entered into the Competition and will not appear in the online gallery.


By entering the Competition, you are stating and warranting that your photographs are original and were taken by you.  This means that:

•    The Stadium Trust’s use and/or publication of the photographs will not violate or infringe the rights of anyone else or breach any laws, and
•    You have obtained and can provide all necessary permissions and releases in relation to each photograph you are submitting, and
•    Your photograph(s) have not been previously published, including without limitation in any advertisement, book, magazine, postcard, or calendar.


By entering this Competition, you agree that you have the written consent (in accordance with the attached “Subject Release Form”) of any person or people who are clearly identifiable in your photograph(s), and that you can provide such written consent to the Stadium Trust immediately upon our request. 

You agree that where reasonably practicable, you have obtained the consent of all persons who are identifiable within your photograph(s) and that those persons understand the Stadium Trust can hold, use and/or publish their image during the Competition Entry Period and thereafter for a period of 18 months. 

If you do not have the written consent of those people identifiable in your photograph(s), do not submit such photograph as part of your entry, as we cannot consider your photograph(s) for the Competition.

The Stadium Trust reserves the right to require the signed Subject Release Form from you before considering your entry or allocating any prize.  The Subject Release Form must be in the Stadium Trust’s approved format which is available here


The judges’ decision is final and no correspondence will be entered into either during or after the Competition.  The Competition Prize is not transferable and can not be substituted for cash or any other prize.

Competition Prize

The Competition winner will be notified by email.  The winning photograph will be displayed on the Westpac Stadium’s website along with the first name of the photographer and the subject and/or location of the photograph.

If a Competition winner cannot be notified five days after selection, or in the event of non-compliance with any of the requirements and Terms and Conditions, the Prize will be deemed to have been forfeited and a new winner will be selected.

The Competition winner will receive a Prize consisting of a “Stadium Member for the day package”, which shall comprise two entry tickets, two standard Stadium set-menu meals excluding alcoholic beverages, and two guest passes for the Deloitte Club Member Lounges at Westpac Stadium at the All Blacks v South Africa rugby test match on Saturday 17 July 2010 (“the Prize”).  The Stadium Trust shall not be responsible for any other costs incurred in relation to the Prize or the redeeming of the Prize, including but not limited to travel or accommodation costs.

Licence and Purposes for Use

By entering the Competition, you allow the Stadium Trust to use your name and to hold, use, publish, exhibit and/or reproduce the photograph(s) submitted without notice to you, without requesting your further consent, and without any compensation or payment whether during the Competition, in connection with the Competition, in connection with the Prize, in the publication of your entry or the winning entry, and/or for any other promotional purpose, including but not limited to any print or digital promotion during the 18 month period, which shall be in the Stadium Trust’s sole discretion but in accordance with the Competition Terms and Conditions.

All entries submitted in relation to the Competition shall become the property of the Stadium Trust.  Copyright in any photograph(s) submitted in relation to the Competition shall remain with you, but in consideration of the Stadium Trust providing the Competition, you grant the Stadium Trust an exclusive, perpetual, worldwide and irrevocable licence to hold, use and publish the photograph(s) in any publication, website and/or for any promotional purposes, in print and/or digital formats during the Competition Entry Period and for an 18 month period after the Competition Entry Period. 

Photograph(s) may be kept on file in the Stadium Trust’s image library and may be considered for such purposes at any time during the 18 month period.  No payment will be made for the use of any photograph(s) during the Competition Entry Period or during the subsequent 18 month period, and you agree that the Stadium Trust is not required to contact you in relation to any use or publishing of your photograph(s) during this time.

Limitation of Liability

You agree that taking part in this Competition is done so entirely at your own risk and you accept sole responsibility and liability for any damage or loss to yourself, and any other competitor or third party, including but not limited to in relation to intellectual or personal property.

The Stadium Trust will not be responsible for any lost, late, incomplete, illegible, damaged or misdirected entries.

In the event the Competition is compromised in any way, the Stadium Trust reserves the right to cancel the Competition and to determine the winners from all eligible entries by the termination date.  


The Stadium Trust will use its best endeavours to comply with its obligations and to maintain any person’s privacy.  If a photograph caption is given, the photographer and person(s) within the photograph will only be identified by their first names and likenesses only.

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