Darkness Into Light Competition

The Electric Ireland Darkness into Light competition 2021


General Terms and Conditions

  • The promoters are Pieta House First Floor, Greenhills Retail Park, Greenhills Road, Tallaght, Dublin 24 and Electric Ireland, 2 Swift Square, Northwood, Santry, Dublin 9 (hereinafter “the Promoter”). Electric Ireland is the customer supply business unit of Electricity Supply Board (“ESB”).
  • The Promoter reserves the right to cancel or amend all or any part of the Promotion and/or these Terms and Conditions of the Promotion at any time and for any reason.
  • By entering, Participants will be deemed to have accepted, and be bound by, these Terms and Conditions.
  • To qualify for the Promotion, participants must register for Darkness into Light before midnight on 11th April 2021
  • In the event of any dispute regarding this Promotion, the conduct or results of the Promotion or any other matter relating to the Promotion, the decision of the Promoter will be final, and no correspondence or discussion shall be entered into, comment issued, or reason given in respect of any decision made by the Promoter.

Promotion Entrants

  • The Promotion is open only to residents in the Republic of Ireland, who are aged 18 years or over, excluding employees and their immediate families of the Promoter and its related entities.
  • The promotion is open to new or existing Electric Ireland customers.
  • New Electric Ireland customers must sign up to a 12-month Electricity or duel fuel contract as per Electric Ireland’s new customer account T&Cs.
  • The Promoter reserves the right to verify entrants’ eligibility and may ask for proof of identity, residency and age, which shall be deemed satisfactory at the sole discretion of the Promoter.
  • In the event that a prize winner is disqualified from the Promotion, the Promoter may, at its sole discretion, select an alternative prize winner in the same manner as the original prize winner and such selection shall be subject to these Terms and Conditions.

Prize and Prize Winners

  • The prize consists of a year's free electricity for two households, capped at 5000KW/h per year per household.
  • Prizes may be subject to change.
  • One prize winner shall be chosen at random, and that winner can nominate a second household to receive one year's free electricity. The account holder of the second household must be an Electric Ireland customer or sign up to a 12 month Electric Ireland electricity or duel fuel account.
  • The prize winner shall be notified by phone and/or email before the 23rd April 2021. The winner will be contacted between office hours (8.30am-4.45pm GMT) Monday – Friday.
  • The winner must be contactable in order to claim their prize and confirm their account details.
  • In the event that a winner cannot be contacted, or should the prize remain unclaimed for 5 days, it will lapse and the Promoter reserves the right to offer the unclaimed prize to a substitute winner in accordance with these Terms and Conditions.
  • If a prize winner declines the prize, or cannot claim the prize in full, the Promoter reserves the right to offer the unclaimed prize to a substitute winner in accordance with these Terms and Conditions.
  • Prizes are non-transferable and NO CASH ALTERNATIVES OR REFUNDS WILL BE OFFERED. Any unused credit will be cancelled if the account holder ceases to be an Electric Ireland customer.
  • The Promoter may post the prize winner’s name on its website and social media accounts, including, but not limited to, Instagram, Facebook and Twitter. Winners will have three options of what details they are happy with being posted:
    a. Name and Surname from County e.g. Mary Smith, Co. Longford
    b. Name from County e.g. Mary, Co. Longford
    c. Winner in County e.g. Winner in Longford


Data Protection

  • Pieta House is the data controller for all personal data collected for this Promotion. Personal data will be used as per Pieta’s Data Protection policy HERE the promoter will not use data for any other purpose other than selecting winners.
  • Data collected from Participants will be stored on secure servers for no longer than 12 months from the date of the event.
  • The prize winner’s contact details will be passed to Electric Ireland for purposes of applying the credit to the accounts nominated by the winner.


Governing Law and Jurisdiction

  • These Terms and Conditions shall be governed by and construed in accordance with Irish law.
  • The Courts of Ireland shall have exclusive jurisdiction in relation to any dispute or claim arising out of or in connection with these Terms and Conditions or their subject matter, existence, validity, termination or enforceability (including non-contractual disputes or claims).