Frequently Asked Questions
When Does the Draw take place?
The draw is fixed for Tuesday 31st May, 2022. The draw may be held on an earlier date at the discretion of the Organising Committee. An extension of up to 30 days later than the above date may also be permitted without cause, but it is intended to have the winner drawn and have the property conveyed to the winner by no later than end June 2022.
How do I enter?
Online at our secure Stripe payment website link https://www.winahouseinlahinch.com and you will receive an automated email receipt for your purchase. This email contains your ticket number(s).
Can I purchase a ticket as a gift?
Yes, it is your responsibility to register the ticket in the name of the person you are gifting it to. This person will be the single point of contact for the draw.
Can a Group or Syndicate buy a ticket?
Yes, a syndicate can buy a ticket. It is the responsibility of the syndicate to arrange their own agreement and to appoint and register one person only for the ticket. This person will act as the single point of contact for the draw
I have purchased a ticket online; will I receive an actual ticket in the Post?
No. On purchasing a ticket, you will receive an automated email which is a receipt for your order. You will also receive a receipt from Stripe, our payment processing partner. Neither of these are your Ticket number for the draw. These are just confirmations that you have paid €100 for a ticket. You will receive an email in the immediate 7-10 days with your Ticket Number for the draw. If the email does not arrive in your inbox, please check your Spam/Junk mail folders before emailing add email@example.com
How Many Tickets are for Sale?
There will be a maximum upper limit of 25,000 tickets. This includes any promotional free tickets that will be offered throughout our fundraising campaign.
What if you don’t sell all 25,000 tickets?
Failure to reach our target will not prevent the draw. Memberships cannot be refunded once purchased. However, should the draw not take place for any reason, force-majeure or otherwise, full refunds of memberships will be made within 28 days of draw cancellation.
Can anyone attend the event?
Yes, pending the lifting of covid restrictions, we hope to have a public event that will be also be streamed live on Facebook. All details will be posted on our website and different social media platforms in advance of the draw and we will adhere to Public Health Guidelines.
Do you have to be present to claim the prize?
No. If you’re not present at the draw we will contact you with details about how to claim your prize. Please see our Terms and Conditions with further information on our draw.
When will the winner be notified?
The Winner will be notified within 21 days from the date of the prize draw. Winner will be contacted using the details provided on their entry. See terms and conditions for further details.
Do I need to be living in Ireland to claim the Prize?
No – the Draw is open worldwide to Natural persons age 18 and over.
Are Legal Fees included in the Prize?
No. Winner will cover all costs of conveyance and registration of the property as per terms and conditions on our website winahouseinlahinch.com
How is the house draw being conducted and will the draw be overseen, by an independent adjudicator?
The draw will be conducted by drawing a unique membership number from a drum with all unique entries inside. An independent person will draw the winning entry and it will be overseen by an independent adjudicator. We also recommend you read the terms and conditions document prior to entering the competition.
If I experience any issue or technical difficulty when buying a ticket online, what do I do?
Please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org giving as much information about the issue or technical difficulty you experienced. We will endeavour to respond to your query as soon as possible