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Promotions - Terms and Conditions

$500 Countdown Gift Card Promotion

  1. The Promoter is Cigna Life Insurance New Zealand Limited (‘Cigna’).
  2. This Promotion, exclusive to Countdown, is an offer for entrants to receive entries into a draw for a $500 Countdown Gift Card (‘Prize’).
  3. Entries are awarded on the basis of:
    • One entry for receiving a quote over the phone with one of our Sales Consultants for Bill Protection, Life Insurance or Funeral Cover.
    • A second entry will be awarded if you complete your application, including providing your payment details.
    • Entries are limited to a total of two entries per person.
  4. Entry in to the prize draw is available between 1 November 2017 and 31 December 2017.
  5. The Prize is valid for twelve months from the date of issue and it cannot be redeemed for cash. Normal Countdown Gift Card terms and conditions apply - these can be viewed at www.countdown.co.nz.
  6. The Prize will be awarded to the policy owner (or the person who received a full quote). In the event a policy is owned by two or more people, the Prize will be awarded to the first person named in the records of Cigna as the policy owner.
  7. Recipients of the prize must be currently residing in New Zealand. Entry is open to all New Zealand residents except employees of Countdown and Cigna and their immediate families.
  8. The Prize will be sent to the postal address that Cigna has on file generally within 28 days from the end of the promotion.
  9. By entering the Promotion, entrants consent to their personal information being collected and stored by Cigna for the purposes of this Promotion. Cigna may disclose the entrants’ personal information to its related affiliates, agencies or companies to assist in conducting the Promotion, communicating with entrants, and publishing the results of the Prize draw. Click here for full details of our privacy policy.
  10. Cigna and its associated agencies and companies will not be liable for any loss (including, without limitation, indirect, special or consequential loss or loss of profits), expense, damage, personal injury or death which is suffered or sustained (whether or not arising from any person’s negligence) in connection with this competition or accepting or using any Prize, except for any liability which cannot be excluded by law (in which case that liability is limited to the minimum allowable by law)
  11. Cigna reserves the right to suspend, modify, terminate, or cancel the Promotion at any time. These Terms and Conditions may be amended from time to time by Cigna.

 

$2,000 Countdown Gift Card Prize

  1. The Promoter is Cigna Life Insurance New Zealand Limited (‘Cigna’).
  2. This Promotion, exclusive to Countdown, is an offer for entrants to receive an entry into a draw for a $2,000 Countdown Gift Card (‘Prize’).
  3. The promotional period runs from Monday 16 October 2017 to Thursday 30 November 2017.
  4. To be eligible for the prize you must have purchased a Countdown Life, Bill Protection or Funeral Cover Insurance Policy either via the Countdown Insurance website or over the phone with one of our Sales Consultants during the promotional period that is subsequently put into force on or before Friday 29th December 2017, and remain in force and paid to date for a further 30 days. 1 entry per policy purchased.
  5. By purchasing an eligible policy during the promotional period will be deemed acceptance of these terms and conditions. If you do not wish to entered in to the draw to receive the Gift, please email countdowninsurance@cigna.com
  6. The Prize is valid for twelve months from the date of issue and it cannot be redeemed for cash. Normal Countdown Gift Card terms and conditions apply - these can be viewed at
  7. Prizes will be awarded to the policy owner. In the event a policy is owned by two or more people, the Prize will be awarded to the first person named in the records of Cigna as the policy owner.
  8. The Gift will be sent to the address listed on the policy. Cigna accepts no liability for any Gift lost by the delivery company or not received due to the supply of incorrect address information.
  9. Each policy owner/s can only get one Prize from this promotion.
  10. This promotion is open to New Zealand residents aged 18 and over only, and all entrant details must be valid and up to date.
  11. This promotion is not open to employees of Countdown and Cigna and their immediate families.
  12. By entering the Promotion, entrants consent to their personal information being collected and stored by Cigna for the purposes of this Promotion. Cigna may disclose the entrants’ personal information to its related affiliates, agencies or companies to assist in conducting the Promotion, communicating with entrants, and publishing the results of the Prize draw. If you do not wish to be contacted, please email countdowninsurance@cigna.com or unsubscribe from email communications as you receive them, or inform our phone sales team
  13. Cigna and its associated agencies and companies will not be liable for any loss (including, without limitation, indirect, special or consequential loss or loss of profits), expense, damage, personal injury or death which is suffered or sustained (whether or not arising from any person’s negligence) in connection with this competition or accepting or using any Prize, except for any liability which cannot be excluded by law (in which case that liability is limited to the minimum allowable by law).
  14. Cigna's decision is final with respect to all matters relating to the special offer. Cigna reserve the right to add, change or cancel the conditions of the special offer at any time, and reserves the right to exclude any person from participating in the prize draw on reasonable grounds
  15. Cigna complies with the Privacy Act 1993. Please see our privacy policy at https://www.countdown.co.nz/insurance/company/privacy
  16. The Gift is not exchangeable or transferable and cannot be taken for cash. If the receipt of any gifts incurs a tax liability, the recipient is liable for payment of such tax.