Terms & Conditions – Dot Net Enterprises LTD t/a hotcompetitions.com (from here on in referred to as ‘The Promoter’, ‘Us’, or ‘We’)


Please note: Our competitions are open for entry to residents of the UK only, and all entrants must be aged 18 or over. Our website is ‘age gated’ and anyone found or felt to by lying about their country of residence or age, may be banned from our website permanently.

  1. The promoter is: Dot Net Enterprises Ltd, trading as ‘Hotcompetitions.com Ltd (company no. 09125484) whose registered office is at Unit A, 82 James Carter Road, Bury Saint Edmunds, United Kingdom, IP28 7DE
  2. The competition is open to residents of the United Kingdom aged 18 years or over
  3. Employees of Dot Net Enterprises Ltd and their close relatives and anyone otherwise connected with the organisation or judging of the competition are disqualified from entering.
  4. By entering this competition, an entrant is indicating his/her agreement to be bound by these terms and conditions.
  5. Route to entry for the competition and details of how to enter are via https://hotcompetitons.com or by postal entry as detailed later in these terms & conditions.
  6. A maximum of five entries are permitted per entrant.
  7. Closing date for entry to each competition is detailed on our website, on the competition page. After this date the no further entries to the competition will be permitted.
  8. No responsibility can be accepted for entries not received for whatever reason.
  9. The rules of the competition and how to enter are as follows:


  1. The promoter reserves the right to cancel or amend the competition and these terms and conditions without notice in the event of a catastrophe, war, civil or military disturbance, act of God or any actual or anticipated breach of any applicable law or regulation or any other event outside of the promoter’s control. Any changes to the competition will be notified to entrants as soon as possible by the promoter.
  2. The promoter is not responsible for inaccurate prize details supplied to any entrant by any third party connected with this competition.
  3. The prize is as follows:

Prizes are detailed on our competition page for each relevant competition. The prize is as stated and no cash or other alternatives will be offered. The prizes are not transferable. Prizes are subject to availability and we reserve the right to substitute any prize with another of equivalent value without giving notice.

  1. Winner Selection.

Our competitions are a game of skill. You are also requested to pick a number when entering our competition so that, should there be more than one winner choosing the correct answer, a final winner for each competition will be selected by a random draw of the final winning number, from these who answered our question of skill correctly. Failing to answer the question of skill correctly means that you will not win.


  1. The winner will be notified by email within 28 days of the closing date, it is our aim to notify winners within 3 working days or sooner. If the winner cannot be contacted or do not claim the prize within 14 days of our notification, we reserve the right to withdraw the prize from the winner and pick a replacement winner. All competitions state a minimum number of entries. Should any competition fail to gain the minimum number of entries stated, The Promoter reserves the right to either:
  2. a) Extend the competition (a maximum of 3 times)
  3. b) Cancel that specific competition. Should The Promoter cancel the specific competition on these grounds (failure to gain the minimum entries), all entry fees to will be refunded in full.



  1. The promoter will notify the winner when and where the prize can be collected / is delivered.
  2. The promoter’s decision in respect of all matters to do with the competition will be final and no correspondence will be entered into.
  3. By entering this competition, an entrant is indicating his/her agreement to be bound by these terms and conditions.
  4. The competition and these terms and conditions will be governed by English law and any disputes will be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England.
  5. The winner agrees to the use of his/her name and image in any publicity material, as well as their entry, and in addition to being used for promotional reasons, The winner agrees to their win being published on our website and made available to anyone asking for the list of winners. Any personal data relating to the winner or any other entrants will be used solely in accordance with current UK data protection legislation and GDPR rules, and will not be disclosed to a third party without the entrant’s prior consent.
  6. The winner’s name will be available 28 days after closing date by emailing the following address: WhoWon@hotcompetitions.com
  7. Entry into the competition will be deemed as acceptance of these terms and conditions.
  8. This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook, Twitter or any other Social Network. You are providing your information to Dot Net Enterprises Ltd, trading as Hotcompetitions.com and not to any other party. The information provided will be used in conjunction with the following Privacy Policy found at Hotcompetitions.com/privacy.
  9. All entrants are entered into our databases so that we may allocate prizes should they win. In addition, as per our guidelines all entrants will be opted-in to receive marketing material. All entrants can opt-our of marketing material and request all personal data held on them be removed from our records by emailing privacy@hotcompetitions.com
  10. All prizes must be accepted as awarded and are non-transferable, non-convertible, and must not be used with any other offers, discounts, or vouchers.
  11. The Promoter is not liable for any product warranties or guarantees for the prizes they award, and all prizes are accepted by The Entrant / The Winner on an ‘as seen’ basis with no warranty implied or offered.

Competition Entry

  1. Competitions may be entered via the Website. Multiple competitions may be operated at the same time and each Competition will have specific prize.
  2. The pricing of Competitions is at our discretion and is detailed on the competition page. There is no actualy requirement to pay in order to enter any of our competitions. Each Competition has a free entry route.see rule below for details of how to enter for free (without charge). Free entries are entered into the prize draws along with paid entries, as long as the rules & terms are followed. Our competitions do not fall within the definition of a lottery or gambling under the Gambling Act 2005 and are operated legally in Great Britain without the need for licensing.
  3. To enter a Competition, you will must either register an account with us and enter online, or enter via postal system (as explained in these terms and conditions) and include your contact details.
  4. When playing a Competition online via the Website, follow the on-screen instructions to:
  • Purchase tickets for the competition that you wish to enter.
  • Provide contact details.
  • Confirm your agreement to the terms
  1. We reserve the right to refuse and/or ban any incomplete Entries, or if you have contravened any of these terms and conditions.
  2. Our competitions have a free entry method. To enter for free:
  3. As with website entrants, free postal entrants must create an account on our website prior to entering and supply an email address to proceed in the competition (so we can contact the winners).

a) Send your name, address, date of birth, phone number, email, the number you wish to choose, which competition you wish to enter to: Dot Net Enterprises, Unit A, 82 James Carter Road, Bury Saint Edmunds, United Kingdom, IP28 7DE.

b) All postal entries must arrive before the competition closing date and 1st or 2nd class post must be paid. Maximum 1 postal entry per postcard and you must specify which competition you wish to enter. As with website entries, free postal entries have maximum of five entries are permitted per entrant (one entry per postcard). Due to the time taken for postal entries to be received and the risk of ‘double booking’, all postal entries will be assigned an available number at random. We cannot guarantee ticket availability as some competitions may sell out before a postal entry arrives. All free postal Entries are treated in the same way as a paid Entries, and are processed. Where applicable, these all Competition terms and all conditions also apply to free postal Entries. All free postal entries are processed on Tuesday of every week.

c) Failure to conform to any of the above terms will result in your entry being void.

Our Address:

Dot Net Enterprises Ltd, t/a Hotcompetitions.com

Unit A, 82 James Carter Road, Bury Saint Edmunds, United Kingdom, IP28 7DE