Ontario Clean Air Alliance

What would you do? contest – OFFICIAL RULES

Contact information:

Ontario Clean Air Alliance (OCAA)
Suite 300
160 John St.
Toronto, ON
M5V 2E3

No purchase necessary to enter or win.


The Ontario Clean Air Alliance’s What would you do? contest (the “Contest”) is open only to residents of the Province of Ontario, Canada who are over the age of majority (i.e. 18) at the time of entry.

How to Enter

Submit your email address to subscribe to the OCAA’s e-news bulletins through the contest pages on the OCAA website:

https://www.cleanairalliance.org/choice or https://www.cleanairalliance.org/waste

Entries must be made between 12:01:01 am Eastern Time on Nov. 23, 2015, and 11:59:59 pm Eastern Time on March 1, 2016 (the “Entry Period”).

OCAA is not responsible for any lost, late, illegible, incomplete, falsified, destroyed, or failed entries, or for any electronic miscommunications or failures of any kind, which may limit an entrant’s ability to participate in this Contest. Proof of submitting an entry is not proof of receipt by OCAA. All entries become the property of the OCAA and will not be acknowledged or returned. Any and all lost, late, illegible, incomplete, falsified, destroyed, or failed entries will be disqualified. No purchase is necessary to enter or win. 

Two (2) prize combinations of a remote control enabled power bar, power saving plug and five LED lightbulbs, with an approximate value of $150 each.

Employees Ontario Clean Air Alliance or their families are not eligible to enter.

Selecting a winner

All eligible entries submitted will be entered into a random draw to be conducted on March 15, 2016 in the offices of the Ontario Clean Air Alliance at 160 John St, Toronto. 

Odds of being selected depend on the number of eligible entries received during the Entry Period.

OCAA will make reasonable efforts to contact potential winners through the email address used to enter the contest within ten (10) business days following Judging Period. If the potential winner cannot be contacted within the time specified above, does not complete the necessary eligibility forms (outlined below) within fourteen (14) days of his/her being informed of his/her name being drawn, does not correctly answer the mathematical skill-testing question, is not otherwise an eligible entrant, or does not otherwise comply with the Official Rules, he/she will not win any prize. In this event, the prize will be awarded to an alternate entrant, who will be selected from among the remaining eligible entries. Any alternate winner will have the same rights and obligations as the original winner.

To claim a prize, a potential winner must comply with the Official Rules for this Contest, must correctly answer unaided a time-limited mathematical skill-testing question administered by OCAA and must fill out and return a Declaration and Release, within fourteen (14) days of his/her being informed of his/her name being drawn. Prizes will be delivered to confirmed winners. 

Confirmation of Potential Winners

By participating in the Contest, entrants agree to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of the OCAA and the judges, which are final and binding in all respects. No cash or other substitution or transfer of prizes is permitted, except that OCAA reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to substitute a prize of equal or greater value. Return of any prize notification as non-deliverable or failure to comply with the Official Rules will result in disqualification, and an alternate entrant may be randomly selected in accordance with the Official Rules.


By participating, entrants agree:

(1) that the OCAA may (unless prohibited by law) use winner’s name, city of residence, photograph, image and/or likeness for advertising and other promotional purposes, without further review or compensation, in any media, in perpetuity and worldwide;

(2) to hold OCAA, its parent, divisions, affiliates, other agents, and their respective directors, officers, employees, representatives, agents and assigns harmless against any and all claims, loss, liability, injury or damage to entrant or any other person or entity due in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, by reason of their acceptance, possession or use of a prize or their participation in this Contest; and

(3.) OCAA reserves the right (1) to disqualify any entrant and void any entries of an entrant who has engaged in obscene, racist, sexually explicit, profane or otherwise inappropriate language in their postings or messages.  Entrants will also be disqualified for fraud, including identity theft or other misconduct relative to this Contest or otherwise attempting  to tamper with or impair this Contest; and/or (2) to cancel, modify, suspend or terminate this Contest, for any reason, including if, in OCAAs sole opinion, technical failures, applicable laws or regulations, virus, bugs, unauthorized human intervention or other cause beyond OCAA’s control destroys the integrity of this Contest or otherwise corrupts or impairs the administration, security, legality, fairness or proper play of this Contest or any part thereof.

(4) OCAA also reserves the right at its sole discretion to disqualify any individual found to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of this Contest, or to be acting in any manner OCAA deems to be in violation of the Official Rules or to be disruptive, or with intent to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other person. If, for any reason, this Contest is not capable of running as planned for reasons which may include, without limitation, infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, violation of applicable law or regulation or any other causes which may corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of this Contest, OCAA reserves the right at its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend this Contest in whole or in part. 

(5) Personal information gathered by OCAA will be used for the purposes of administering the Contest, contacting potential winners and as otherwise permitted or required by law.

Personal information

The Contest is subject to all federal, provincial and municipal laws. The Contest and the Official Rules will be exclusively governed and construed in accordance with the laws of the province of Ontario. Any dispute arising hereunder shall be governed by the laws of Ontario and shall be adjudicated in the applicable court in Toronto, Ontario. 

A copy of the Official Rules will be available at https://www.cleanairalliance.org/contest-rules