Terms and Conditions

Homesense Social Competition – August 2019

  1. This Promotion is open to legal residents of the Republic of Ireland aged 18 or over, excluding employees of TJX/Homesense Ireland Unlimited Company, their group companies, their families, agents or anyone else professionally connected with this Promotion.
  2. No purchase necessary; however, internet access and a valid Facebook account are required.
  3. Promotion Period: Enter between 16.00p.m. on 8th August BST and 23.59 BST on 15th August 12.00 (midnight).
  4. To Enter:
    1. Log on to your Facebook account (or create one for free).
    2. Comment underneath the Homesense competition post and tell us your best ever Homesense find


  1. By submitting your information and creating a Facebook account, you agree to the Facebook terms of use and privacy notice. If you do not agree to such terms of use and privacy notice, you cannot create a Facebook account or participate in this competition.


  1. Entries must be made from Facebook accounts that are open to the public.
  2. By entering the Promotion, entrants give their permission for their entries to be used by the Promoter without further compensation, over and above the award of the prize, for up to one year for promotion purposes. Copyright will remain with the entrant. However, by entering this Promotion, the entrant agrees to the Promoter publishing these entries on their website and possible further use on their website, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram or other social media platforms. They also agree to other possible promotional use in media of the Promoter’s choosing without any further payment, over and above the award of the prize, for up to one year but with appropriate credit given to the original entrant.
  3. All entries must be received by the end of the Promotion Period to be valid.
  4. Maximum of one entry per person is permitted during the Promotion Period. Any further entries submitted by one person will not be accepted or judged and are ineligible to win.
  5. The Prize: One winner will win a €50 Homesense gift card
  6. Gift cards can be used in any Homesense or TK Maxx store in the Republic of Ireland ONLY, in a single or multiple transaction and are subject to their own terms and conditions: http://www.tkmaxx.ie/terms-and-conditions#gift.
  7. The Prize is non-transferable, non-refundable and there is no cash alternative.
  8. The Promoter reserves the right to offer an alternative prize, of equal value, should the advertised prize become unavailable for reasons beyond their control.
  9. Please allow up to 28 days for delivery of the Prize from the date of winner confirmation. Prizes will only be sent to the country of residence as stated in clause 1.
  10. Moderation: The Promoter will reject entries which, in the reasonable opinion of the Promoter:
  1. contain any content that is likely to be considered offensive by the Promoter or could reflect negatively the name, reputation, or goodwill of the Promoter or any brand partner;
  2. include trademarks, logos, or copyrighted material not owned by you or used without the right holder's prior written permission (including famous names, company names, etc.);
  3. defame, misrepresent, or insult other people or companies, including, but not limited to the Promoter (including its partners);
  4. promote any political agenda.


  1. Winner Selection: All valid entries (subject to moderation) will be judged by Ogilvy Public Relations within 5 working days of the end of the Promotion Period and in accordance with the following criteria:
    1. Inclusion of #treasureseeker
    2. The quality of their Homesense find
    3. How passionate and enthusiastic their explanation of answer is



  1. Winner Notification: The winner will be contacted via a message under their original entry on Facebook within 5 working days of the judging by Ogilvy Public Relations and will be required to respond to confirm eligibility plus acceptance of the prize within 14 days of initial contact. In the event the winner does not respond to communications within 14 days of initial contact, the Promoter reserves the right to disqualify that winner and allocate that prize to an alternate entrant selected in the same manner.


  1. Bulk entries made from trade, consumer groups or third parties will not be accepted. Incomplete entries, entries submitted by or via third parties or syndicates, entries submitted by macros or other automated means, and entries which do not satisfy the requirements of these terms and conditions in full will be disqualified and will not be counted. If it becomes apparent that a participant is using a computer(s) to circumvent this condition by, for example, the use of ‘script’, ‘brute force’, masking their identity by manipulating IP addresses, using identities other than their own or any other automated means in order to increase that participant’s entries into the Promotion in a way that is not consistent with the spirit of the Promotion, that participant’s entries will be disqualified and any prize awarded will be void.


  1. The entrants’ personal details will at all times be kept confidential and only used for the operation and purposes of the Promotion as described in these Terms and Conditions and our Privacy Policy which can be accessed at https://www.homesense.ie/cookies-and-privacy-policy. The entrants hereby accept and acknowledge such usage within the scope of this Promotion.  


  1. To the extent permitted by law, the Promoter shall not be liable to entrants or winners for any loss or damage whatsoever caused (whether in contract, tort (including (without limitation) negligence), statutory duty or otherwise) arising out of or in connection with the Promotion and the Prize.


  1. The Promoter or its agencies will not be responsible for the non-inclusion of entries as a result of technical failures or otherwise, including any such failure which is within the control of the Promoter or its agencies. Proof of submission of entry is not proof of receipt of entry. The Promoter accepts no responsibility for system errors or other issues that may result in disruption to lost, delayed or not received entries or winner notifications.


  1. In the event of any dispute the decision of the Promoter is final, and no correspondence will be entered into.


  1. The winner confirms that they have read and agree to be bound by these terms & conditions and by the decisions of the Promoter, which are final in all matters relating to the Promotion. Breach of these terms and conditions by the winner may result in the forfeiture of the Prize.


  1. If for any reason the Promotion is not capable of running as planned for reasons including but not limited to tampering, unauthorised intervention, fraud, technical failures or any other causes beyond the control of the Promoter which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of this Promotion, the Promoter reserves the right (subject to any written directions given under applicable law) to disqualify any individual who tampers with the entry process and to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Promotion.


  1. If an act, omission, event or circumstance occurs which is beyond the reasonable control of the Promoter and which prevents the Promoter from complying with these terms and conditions the Promoter will not be liable for any failure to perform or delay in performing its obligation.


  1. This Promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Instagram.  You understand that you are providing your information to the Promoter and not to Instagram and that Instagram has no liability for any element of this Promotion.


  1. The name and region of the winner will be available by sending an email to: elizabethfearns@ogilvy.com for a period of four weeks after the selection of the winner.


  1. The winner will be required to participate in any reasonable publicity arising from the Promotion.


  1. This Promotion is governed by the laws of the Republic of Ireland and participants submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Republic of Ireland courts.

  Promoter:        TJX Ireland Unlimited Company (trading as TK Maxx and Homesense), is registered in Ireland under registration number 316341, with a registered office of 12 Northbrook Road, Ranelagh, Dublin 6. TJX Ireland Unlimited Company is a subsidiary of TJX UK, a company registered in England and Wales under registration number 3094828 and whose registered office is at 50 Clarendon Road, Watford, Hertfordshire, WD17 1TX.