Terms & Conditions

Standard Promotional Terms and Conditions

  • By entering a promotion with Slingshot (the Competition), you are subject to these general promotional terms and conditions and any specific terms advertised with the promotion (together, the Competition Terms) and entry into the Competition is deemed as acceptance of these Competition Terms.
  • Slingshot may refuse entry to the Competition to New Zealand residents aged under 18 years old and employees of any Vocus Communications Limited New Zealand group companies and their immediate families or any other persons involved with the Competition. Slingshot reserves the right to verify the validity of entries.
  • Entries received after any closing time advertised with the promotion will be ineligible for entry.
  • If the prize includes a Slingshot plan, the exact Slingshot plan will depend on what broadband services are available at the winner’s address. The winner will be liable for all costs associated with the prize that exceeds the base value of the prize (for example, a winner will be liable for all costs involved above $89.95 for a prize that consists of an $89.95 per month plan).
  • The prize is non-transferable for cash. If applicable, the prize is subject to the standard terms and conditions of the Slingshot Broadband service available at https://www.slingshot.co.nz/terms-and-conditions/broadband (General Terms). Any failure by the winner to comply with these Competition Terms or the General Terms may result in the prize being forfeit.
  • The judge’s decision of the winner of the Competition is final and no correspondence will be entered into.
  • Slingshot is entitled to, in its absolute discretion, change these Competition Terms (including without limitation substituting the prize offered with a prize that it believes is of similar value or benefit) or to cancel the Competition at any time without prior notification. No claim may be made against Slingshot or any of its agents, contractors, employees or other representatives in connection with such change or cancellation as mentioned above.
  • The prize must be redeemed within three months of being announced, after which time the prize may be forfeited (at Slingshot’s discretion) and a further draw may be conducted to find a new winner.
  • Slingshot accepts no responsibility or liability for any winner’s enjoyment of the prize or any other costs and expenses (including taxes) that may be incurred by the winner relating to the prize or the winner’s enjoyment of that prize.
  • To the extent permitted by law, Slingshot, its employees and agents, exclude any liability they may have to you arising directly or indirectly out of or in connection with the Competition. This exclusion applies to any losses, costs, or damages you may claim for (including but not limited to indirect or consequential loss) and however the liability arises, or might arise if it were not of this exclusion.
  • Slingshot collects entrant’s personal information and photograph(s) in order to conduct the Competition. Entry into the Competition is deemed consent for Slingshot to collect entrant’s personal information and photograph (if applicable) and use the winner's details and photograph for promotional and media purposes without any further reference, payment or other compensation to the entrant. Please refer to Slingshot’s Privacy Policy regarding the storage of personal information.
  • The promotor of this Competition is Slingshot Limited, 34 Sale Street, Auckland 1010.
  • By entering any of Slingshot’s Facebook competitions or giveaways you are deemed to have agreed to these terms and conditions.
  • Your comment or entry must not contain any obscene or defamatory content. Slingshot may remove any comments deemed inappropriate, offensive, or not in line with the spirit of the competition, that tampers with the entry process, or that fails to comply with these terms and conditions. The prize and start/finish dates for the competition will be clearly stated in the post.
  • Entries must be made within the specified start/finish dates. Slingshot is not responsible for late, misdirected or failed entries due to equipment or user error. Winners will be contacted via Facebook. All reasonable attempts will be made to contact the winner. If the winner does not reply within 48 hours of being notified another winner may be drawn. Prizes are not redeemable for cash.
  • Entrants must live and have a residential address in New Zealand. Unless stated otherwise, an entrant does not have to be a Slingshot customer to enter. Vocus Group employees and immediate family members are not eligible to enter. The competition winner’s name and basic details may be used for promotional purposes on Slingshot social platforms.
  • The competition is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook. You completely release Facebook from any and all liability associated with this competition.
  • Slingshot broadband discount offers are only available for new Slingshot customers.
  • Mobile credits are only available in conjunction with our broadband plans. If your broadband plan is cancelled or not connected, mobile credits will discontinue.
  • Minimum 12 Month contract applies.
  • Broadband Discount offers are not valid with any other offers or promotions (a maximum of one offer per new customer).
  • Discounts will be applied for the promotional period you signed up for, after this standard broadband pricing will apply.
  • Slingshot standard terms and conditions apply
  • Modem rental is included and is subject to a non-return fee of $100 (incl GST). Modem shipping fee of $14.95 (incl GST) applies.
  • If you terminate or switch your services during your contract, you’ll need to pay an early termination fee (DSL $199, Fibre $250).

Current Promotions

  • Google Wifi comes with a minimum 12-month contract on broadband. Early broadband termination fee of $199.00 for VDSL/ADSL or $250.00 for fibre will apply should you wish to cancel your broadband contract.
  • Google Wifi (3-pack) has a $15.00 (incl. GST) monthly rental.
  • The promotion is valid for a limited time only, is subject to change by Slingshot without notice and is not valid with any other offers.
  • Google Wifi (3-pack) device is owned by Slingshot. You’ll need to return the Google Wifi hardware if you no longer require Google Wifi or wish to cancel your broadband account. There is a $399.00 (incl. GST) Google Wifi non-return fee.
  • Google Wifi (3-pack) has a one-off postage and packaging fee of $14.95 (incl. GST).
  • To the maximum extent permitted by law, Slingshot excludes all liability arising directly or indirectly in connection with the use of the Google Wifi (3-pack) device.
  • Slingshot cannot guarantee the functioning or performance of the Google Wifi (3-pack) device and is not responsible for the Google Wifi service in any way whatsoever.
  • Modem rental is included with your broadband plan and is subject to a non-return fee of $100.00 (incl. GST). Modem shipping fee of $14.95 (incl. GST) applies.
  • Google Wifi is for personal use only, and not to be used for any commercial purposes.
  • Slingshot Standard Terms and Conditions apply.

Retired promotional terms