Terms and conditions

Brazil Promotion 2014

  1. The promotion is only open to Vodafone UK Pay as you go customers who are sent a promotional football message from Vodafone (“Promotional Message”) between 29 May 2014 and 23:59 hours on 16 June 2014 (“Promotional Period”).
  2. In order to enter the promotion, Vodafone UK Pay as you go customers who receive the Promotional Message must opt in to the promotion by texting the first three letters of their chosen team name (for example, for England text ENG) to 49500 during the Promotional Period. UK texts are free.
  3. Eligible team names and codes are
Team Name Codes
Algeria ALG
Argentina ARG
Australia AUS
Belgium BEL
Bosnia and Herzegovina BOS
Brazil BRA
Cameroon CAM
Chile CHI
Columbia COL
Costa Rica COS
Cote d'Ivoire COT
Croatia CRO
Ecuador ECU
England ENG
France FRA
Germany GER
Ghana GHA
Greece GRE
Honduras HON
Iran IRA
Italy ITA
Japan JAP
Korea Republic KOR
Mexico MEX
Netherlands NET
Nigeria NIG
Portugal POR
Russia RUS
Spain SPA
Switzerland SWI
Uruguay URU
  1. Vodafone UK Pay as you go customers who text their chosen team name to 49500 outside of the Promotional Period will not be eligible to enter this promotion.
  2. Vodafone UK Pay as you go customers who do not receive a Promotional Message from Vodafone are not eligible to enter this promotion.
  3. If your chosen team successfully reaches the knock-out stages of the summer tournament in Brazil, we’ll add £5 Bonus Credit to your account.
  4. If your chosen team wins the summer tournament in Brazil, we‘ll add a further £5 Bonus Credit to your account.
  5. Bonus Credit will be added to your account within 48 hours of the applicable stage being reached or won in the summer tournament in Brazil.
  6. Bonus Credit will be valid for seven days from the date it was added to your account. After seven days Vodafone will remove any unused Bonus Credit from your account.
  7. Participating customers will not receive any Bonus Credit if their chosen team doesn’t make the knock out stages or doesn’t win the final in the summer tournament in Brazil.
  8. You will receive details about how you can use the Bonus Credit in a message from Vodafone. This could include:

        • Calls to mobiles and landlines (starting 01, 02, 03) within the UK
        • Standard UK texts
        • Standard UK data
        • Standard international calls
        • Standard international text
        • A combination of the above

  1. You will not be able to use the Bonus Credit to buy a product or a Freedom Freebee from Vodafone.
  2. You will only start using your TopUp once your Bonus Credit has been used up or has expired, or if you use your phone for calls, texts or data not included in the Bonus Credit.
  3. Once a participating customer’s chosen team has been knocked out of the summer tournament in Brazil, that customer may not select another team.
  4. Customers may not change their chosen team once selected.
  5. By entering the promotion and using any Bonus Credit, we’ll take that as your acceptance of these terms and to the Pay as you go airtime conditions which can be found here
  6. The Bonus Credit allowance can't be exchanged for cash and can only be used on the account it was issued to.
  7. We may amend, cancel or end this promotion at any time. If we do, we'll let you know as soon as possible. This won’t affect any credit already applied to your account.
  8. Our decisions are final and we reserve the right not to enter into detailed responses to you.
  9. These terms and conditions are governed by English law and come under the exclusive jurisdiction of the English courts, except where any contract is made in Scotland, in which case it will be governed by Scottish law.

Promoter: Vodafone Limited, Vodafone House, The Connection, Newbury, Berkshire RG14 2FN