Terms & Conditions

GaydarU / Gaydar23 is a special promotion providing full and free membership to the Gaydar dating site for users meeting specific requirements. Prizes can also be won for referring people to the promotion.

ELIGIBILITY AND HOW TO APPLY [EXCLUDING AU AND UK/IE]

To benefit from a free membership you must meet the following criteria:

1) You must be resident in one of the following countries: USA, Brazil, Columbia, Mexico, Argentina, Chile, Spain, Italy, The Netherlands, Germany, France, Portugal, South Africa, Japan. 2) Your age must be over 18 and under 24. This must be substantiated by submission of valid photo ID, submitted according to the instructions provided on site. This can be a copy of your student card, driver’s license, passport or other official documentation that clearly indicates your date of birth. 3) If you do not wish to supply the above ID, you can alternatively email your profile name to us from an 'ac.uk' email address. If we have doubts about your age we reserve the right to withhold the upgrade until such a time as we've seen ID that shows your date of birth. 4) You must have at least one photo of your face in your Gaydar profile – you can set this to public or private. We will use this to confirm your age so it must be easy to identify you and match to your ID (if supplied).

We will endeavour to upgrade your account as soon as possible. We may contact you by email to request further documentation if we are not satisfied of your eligibility.

You will cease to be eligible for this free membership promotion on the day of your 24th birthday. You will be unable to change your Date of Birth on Gaydar to prolong access to the promotion.

All existing members who meet the eligibility criteria will be automatically upgraded to a full membership on commencement of the promotion, and no further action is required. No refunds for previous purchases will be made.

ELIGIBILITY AND HOW TO APPLY [UK/IRELAND/AUSTRALIA]

To benefit from a free membership you must meet the following criteria:

1) You must be resident in the UK, Ireland or Australia 2) Your age must be over 18 and under 24. This must be substantiated by submission of valid photo ID, submitted according to the instructions provided on site. This can be a copy of your student card, driver’s license, passport or other official documentation that clearly indicates your date of birth. 3) At the time of application you must be a student. You will need to submit a copy of your current NUS or student card. 4) You must have at least one photo of your face in your Gaydar profile – you can set this to public or private. We will use this to confirm your age so it must be easy to identify you and match to your ID.

We will endeavour to upgrade your account as soon as possible. We may contact you by email to request further documentation if we are not satisfied of your eligibility.

You will cease to be eligible for this free membership promotion on the day of your 24th birthday or if you cease to be a student. You will need to resupply your student ID each academic year or your upgrade will expire.

No refunds for previous purchases will be made.

TERMINATION AND DISQUALIFICATION

We reserve the right to end this promotion at any time, in which case your free upgrade may, at the sole discretion of the Promoter, be revoked.

If you are found to have submitted fraudulent proof of age or studentship your account may be suspended.

COMPETITION - ENTRY Entry is only open to those eligible for the free membership upgrade according to the criteria listed above. You must be a resident of one of the following countries: United Kingdom, Ireland, Australia, USA, Brazil, Columbia, Mexico, Argentina, Chile, Spain, Italy, Netherlands, Germany, France, Portugal, South Africa, Japan. You must be aged over 18 years and under 24 years. Employees and their immediate families (including any live-in partner) of the Promoter (see the end of these Terms and Conditions below for details), QSoft Consulting Limited (if different) and/or agencies associated with this competition are ineligible to enter. Any such entries will be invalid. The competition is run on an ongoing basis, with one prize draw each month, in months where the competition is advertised on the site. The opening date for each competition is the 1st of the month and the closing date is the end of the month. In order to enter you must submit your first and last name, email address, gaydar profile name, and refer at least one friend to the promotion by giving their email address. Entry to the competition is via www.gaydaru.com, www.gaydar23.com, www.gaydaru.co.uk or www.gaydar23.co.uk No purchase is necessary

COMPETITION – PRIZES

The first entries drawn at random from all eligible entries will win the prizes. The number of winners drawn may vary from month to month and will be clearly stated on the website. The winners will be contacted via the contract details they have given after the closing date and time of the competition. If they cannot be contacted or do not respond as specified within 28 days of having been contacted and a message left, then the Promoter reserves the right to offer the Prize to the next correct entrant drawn and thereafter until a winner is found.

The prizes offered may change each month and are clearly stated on the website. No cash equivalent or alternative prizes will be given and the prizes are non-transferable. However, the Promoter reserves the right to change the prizes due to circumstances beyond its control or to offer an alternative of similar value. In the event that the winner does not, or is unable to, comply with and meet these Terms and Conditions, the Promoter shall be entitled at its discretion to disqualify the winner, without any further liability to the winner.

DATA PROTECTION

Information and data ("personal data") which is provided by you as an applicant for this promotion will be used by the Promoter, QSoft Consulting Limited (if different) and their suppliers and contractors in order to administer the promotion. Once verified, documents supplied will be destroyed and only an approval note will be kept on file. Aggregate, non personal data may also be used for the purpose of undertaking market research or in facilitating reviews, developments and improvements to relevant services.

Your personal data will only otherwise be used by QSoft Consulting Limited in accordance with its privacy policy. QSoft's privacy policy can be viewed at http://gaydar.co.uk/scripts/privacy.asp Please note that calls may be recorded for staff training and quality control purposes.

TECHNICAL

The promoter is not liable for technical, hardware or software failures of any kind or lost or unavailable network conditions which may limit or prohibit ability to participate in the competition. Applications that are incorrect or incomplete will be void. In the event of any fault, mistake, misunderstanding or dispute concerning the operation of any part of the competition or the operation of the web site, the decision of the Promoter shall be final. The Promoter is not responsible for network, telephone line or communication failures of any kind or for applications that are incomplete or incomprehensible or not received. Such entries will be void.

General Terms

GaydarU / Gaydar23 is a special promotion provided by QSoft Consulting Ltd ("QSoft") on the Gaydar websites and these Terms and Conditions therefore incorporate the Gaydar Membership Terms and Terms of Use (including, without limitation, the requirements on acceptable use). Suspension, removal or any other end in membership from Gaydar will result in elimination from the promotion. The Promoter and QSoft Consulting Limited (if different) are not responsible for network, telephone line or communication failures of any kind or for entries that are incomplete or incomprehensible or not received. Such entries will be void.

The Promoter reserves the right to verify the eligibility of entrants and check their identity.

Entries that are incorrect, incomplete or inaudible will be void. No refund will be made for the cost of any entry. In the event of any fault, mistake, misunderstanding or dispute concerning the operation of any part of the competition or the operation of the phone system, the decision of the Promoter shall be final. The Promoter and QSoft Consulting Limited (if different) can make no guarantee of telephone access to the competition.

The Promoter and QSoft Consulting Limited (if different) are not responsible for network, telephone line or communication failures of any kind or for entries that are incomplete or incomprehensible or not received. Such entries will be void.

Nothing in these Terms and Conditions shall exclude or limit the Promoter's or QSoft Consulting Limited's liability for death or personal injury caused by their staff or supplier's negligence or for fraud.

These Terms and Conditions shall be exclusively governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of England unless you as an entrant are a Scottish resident in which case you may choose the law of your residence and you irrevocably submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England and Wales again unless you are a Scottish resident in which case you may choose the courts of your residence in Scotland.

Please note that calls may be recorded to ensure that competition entries are captured, for staff training and quality control purposes.

Disclaimer: These Terms and Conditions are legally valid only in the original English version. We provide some translated versions of the Terms and Conditions, but please note that these translated versions are for your information only.

Contact Details and Further Information

The Promoter is QSoft Consulting Limited, (P.O.Box 113, Twickenham, TW1 4WY) support@gaydar.co.uk. Registered Office 1 The Green, Richmond, Surrey, TW9 1PL, United Kingdom.

If you have any queries in connection with these Terms and Conditions, please contact us by email at support@gaydar.co.uk or write to Us at QSoft Consulting Ltd, PO Box 113, Twickenham, TW1 4WY, stating the nature of your query.

What to do?

Create a Gaydar profile if you don't have one already and upload at least 1photo of yourself - you can set it to private or public.
Send us a scanned copy of your photo ID, student card and Gaydar profile name by email to support@gaydar.co.uk. Alternatively, if you prefer not to send ID just email us your profile name from an academic address (ending in .ac.uk).

Get your FREE Gaydar Upgrade!

If you're aged between 18 and 23 and enrolled as a student we're giving you unlimited access to Gaydar absolutely free. No need to dip into your student loan
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(HOT TIP: Don't forget if you don't have a scanner you can take a photo of your ID with your phone.)
Sit back, relax - we'll do the rest. Profiles that meet the required criteria will be upgraded typically within 24 hours. Use this time to perfect your profile - find new friends and favourites or try out the chat rooms.

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