Rules & Regulations

These Rules & Regulations (the “Rules”) govern the contests and promotions (the “Contest”) running on Yummylocal (the “Site”). No purchase is necessary to enter the Contest. The act of entering the Contest constitutes acceptance of the Rules and decision(s) of the Contest judge (the “Judge”).


Contest/Promotional rules and regulations will be clearly presented on the actual contest page/blog and will adhere to the Yummylocal Official Rules & Regulations. Participation in Yummylocal contests/promotional events is strictly voluntary and no purchase will be necessary. Please refer to the contest blog for more information.


This Contest is open to residents of Canada, excluding Quebec, who are 19 years of age or over as at the first day of the Contest Period, excluding employees, officers and directors of (“Yummylocal”) and the sponsor(s) of the Prize (the “Sponsors”), any companies affiliated with Yummylocal or the Sponsors, representatives, dealers and agents of Yummylocal or the Sponsors, contest suppliers and the Judge, any immediate family members (defined as parents, children, siblings and spouses, wherever they reside) and those with whom any of them are domiciled. The Contest is subject to all applicable federal, provincial and local laws and regulations and is voidable where prohibited by law. This contest is void in Quebec.


Prizes will be clearly specified in the contest blog and be awarded to the contest winner(s).


Draws will be facilitated by a Yummylocal contest official. Contest draws will be held in Toronto, Ontario and will be made from all eligible entries received during the Contest Period.


The prize winner will be contacted by telephone or email within 2 business days of the contest closing date by a representative of Yummylocal from the telephone number or email provided in the contestant’s entry. If a selected contestant cannot be reached within 5 business days from the closing date/time, another contestant will be selected. This procedure will be repeated until a selected contestant is reached.

Within 48 hours of being successfully contacted, the selected contestant must:(a) correctly answer, unaided, a mathematical skill testing question posed by telephone at a mutually convenient time, (b) show valid identification, and (c) sign a release (the “Release”): (i) granting to Yummylocal the right to use the contestant’s personal information, image and likeness (the “Personal Information”); (ii) releasing Yummylocal, and its directors, officers, owners, partners, employees, agents, dealers, representatives, and affiliates of and from any and all liability arising out of use of the Personal Information and the administration of the Contest; (iii) confirming compliance with the Rules. If a selected contestant is unable to meet these criteria, such selected contestant will be disqualified, and another entry will be randomly selected from the remaining eligible entries.

In all matters relating to the promotion and awarding of the Prizes, the Judge’s rulings are final and without appeal. All entries that are incomplete, illegible, damaged, irregular, have been submitted through illicit means, or do not conform to or satisfy the Rules, may be disqualified by Yummylocal. Yummylocal takes no responsibility for lost, stolen, delayed, damaged, misdirected, late or destroyed entries, or for typographical or other production errors. Neither Yummylocal nor the Sponsors is responsible for any errors or omissions in printing or advertising this Contest. All entries become property of Yummylocal and will not be returned to the contestants.

Yummylocal will use contestants’ personal information to administer the Contest, including contacting, announcing and promoting the prize winner. For a copy of Yummylocal’s privacy policy, please visit

Yummylocal assumes no responsibility for failure of the internet or the Site itself during the Contest Period, for any problems or technical malfunction of any telephone network or lines, computer on-line systems, servers, access providers, computer equipment, software, failure of any email or traffic congestion on the internet or any web-site, or any combination thereof, including any injury or damage to a contestant’s or any other person’s computer related to or resulting from accessing any material on the Site. Yummylocal reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel or suspend the Contest should a virus, bug or other cause beyond its reasonable control corrupt the security or proper administration of the Contest. Any attempt to deliberately damage the Site or to undermine the legitimate operation of this Contest is a violation of the Rules. Should any such attempt be made, Yummylocal reserves the right to seek remedies and damages to the fullest extent permitted by law, including and not limited to, criminal prosecution.

The Prizes must be accepted as awarded, are non-transferable and are not convertible into cash.

If the identity of a contestant is disputed, the authorized account holder of the email address submitted at the time of entry will be deemed to be the contestant. The individual assigned to the email address for the domain associated with the submitted email address is considered the authorized account holder. A selected contestant may be required to provide proof that he or she is the authorized account holder of the email address associated with the selected entry. All entries must be submitted from a valid email account that may be identified by reverse domain name search. The sole determinant of time for the purpose of receipt of a valid entry in this Contest will be subject to the Contest server machines.

These Rules are subject to amendment by Yummylocal.