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COMPETITION
TERMS & CONDITIONS

Summary terms and conditions:

18+ only. Promotion opens 24 hours before the kick-off of the first match in the tournament on 19/11/22 and closes at the end of Half Time of the tournament’s final match on 18/12/22

To enter: Follow Visit Oman on social media ([@visitoman_om] on Instagram/ [@visitoman.vo] on Facebook, [@visitoman_vo] on Twitter) during the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022. Look out for promotional posts at the end of Half Time during the last match of each day. Respond to the question before the Half Time of the last match on the next match day. Questions may vary. Use hashtags as directed to ensure entry. Entry must not include reference to alcohol, drugs, politics, religion or indecency. No images/ emoticons. Full details of exclusions see full terms.

Prizes: 128 holidays for 2 to Muscat , Oman (2 per match). Winner and guest 18+. Each prize includes: return economy Oman Air flights from winner’s nominated airport (direct only) to Muscat, 7 nights’ accommodation minimum 4 star, half board, sunset cruise. Trip must be taken before the end of August 2023. Full terms see below. Max. 1 entry per person per platform per Promotion Period, max 1 prize per person.

Promoter: Oman Tourism Development Company SAOC a company incorporated under the laws of Oman with the registered number 1791222, whose registered office is at Madinat Al Irfan Seeb, Way : 3, Building No: 305, Complex No: 303 P.O Box: 991, P.C : 130, Al Athaiba Muscat, Sultanate of Oman

Full terms and conditions:

  1. Promotion is open to people who are aged 18 or over, except employees of the Promoter and/or members of their immediate family, agents of either Promoter, or anyone professionally associated with this promotion.
  2. Promotion Periods: Participate the evening before and during the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 matches taking place between 20th November to 18th December 2022 First Promotion Period is from 24 hours before the kick-off of the first match in the tournament on 19 November 2022 to the end of Half Time of the last FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 match on 20 November 2022.
    Subsequent Promotion Periods follow on immediately from the First Promotion Period and run from the end of Half Time of the last match until the end of Half Time of the last match on the next match day (see base of terms’ page for full list of approximate Half Times). Half Times end when the referee blows the whistle to start the second half of a match.
  3. Maximum 1 entry per person per platform per Promotion Period.
  4. Maximum 1 prize per person.
  5. No purchase is required, internet access and an Instagram, Facebook or Twitter account are required.
  6. To participate: If you are not already following Visit Oman on Facebook, Twitter or Instagram, you must follow (@visitoman_om] on Instagram [@visitoman.vo] on Facebook, [@visitoman_vo] on Twitter) during a Promotion Period. During each Promotion Period there will be a question related to visiting Oman. Find the promotional post on the relevant platform during a Promotion Period and respond to the question in the comments section during the Promotion Period to participate. Follow the entry instructions precisely for each Promotion Period. Entries will not be accepted if they are made after the end of the Promotion Period. All entries must comply with standards of decency and entries will be excluded on grounds as set out in clause 8.
  7. Prize: There are 128 prizes in total. Two prizes for each match played during a Promotion Period during the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022. Each prize consists of a 7-day trip to Oman for 2 adults (18 years of age or older). The prize includes return economy Oman Air flights from winner’s nominated airport (direct only) to Muscat, Oman and transfer to/from hotel (winner responsible for travel to nominated airport). 7 nights’ accommodation in minimum 4-star hotel (twin or double room, half board) and a sunset cruise (including transfers) one evening. Prize must be availed by the end of August 2023 and booked a minimum of 6 weeks in advance. Travel insurance NOT included. The winner will need a current and valid credit/debit card with sufficient available funds in order to check in at the hotel for security deposit purposes and will be responsible for any other additional or incidental expenses on their holiday and in the hotel that are not explicitly set out in these terms and conditions. Winner and guest must travel together. A list of airports which have direct flights to Muscat, Oman is available at https://www.omanair.com/au/en/oman-air-destinations and entrants are advised to check the airport information in this link is up-to-date by using the airline booking engine. Promoter is not responsible for the accuracy of information in this link. Further prize details at clause 17
  8. Invalid entries: Entries received will be deemed invalid if they include references to inappropriate or excessive drinking; promote drugs or drug culture; contain defamatory, malicious, indecent or other inappropriate content; feature individuals dressed or behaving immodestly, represent a danger to health and safety; refer to nudity or lascivious behaviour; refer to religion or politics, or refer to brands other than those owned by the Promoter. Additionally, any entries which, in the reasonable opinion of the Promoter, could be considered to cause any widespread or serious offence (taking into account prevailing community views or standards), will also be excluded.
  9. The prizes are not transferable and cannot be exchanged for cash or other benefits. In the event of unforeseen circumstances, the Promoter reserves the right to substitute the Prize for an alternative of equal or greater value.
  10. Tax: Tax may be payable on a prize. Any tax liability arising from receipt of the prize will fully be the responsibility of the recipient. By accepting the prize, the winner confirms that they are responsible for any tax related to the prize. The Promoter will not withhold, declare or account for any tax arising from awarding the prize.
  11. Instagram: This promotion is not sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Instagram. By entering this promotion you agree to release Instagram from any and all liability connected with the promotion. Any personal data you supply under this promotion is supplied to the Promoter and not to Instagram. Your use of Instagram to participate in this promotion is subject to the Instagram terms and conditions, provided here: https://help.instagram.com/581066165581870
  12. Facebook: This promotion is not sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook. By entering this promotion you agree to release Facebook from any and all liability connected with the promotion. Any personal data you supply under this promotion is supplied to the Promoter and not to Facebook. Your use of Facebook to participate in this promotion is subject to the Facebook terms and conditions, given here: https://www.facebook.com/legal/terms
  13. Twitter: This promotion is not sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Twitter. By entering this promotion you agree to release Twitter from any and all liability connected with the promotion. Any personal data you supply under this promotion is supplied to the Promoter and not to Twitter. Your use of Twitter to participate in this promotion is subject to the Twitter terms and conditions, provided here: https://twitter.com/en/tos
  14. Winner Selection: All valid entries received before the end of the relevant Promotion Period will be submitted into a prize draw to be conducted by or under the supervision of an independent body within 1 working day of the end of that Promotion Period.
  15. Winner notification: The provisional winner will be notified within 1 working day of the winner selection by direct message to the social media account associated with the winning entry. The winner must respond to the initial communication within 10 UK working days confirming compliance with these terms and conditions and eligibility (proof of age). If the winner does not comply with this timeframe they will be disqualified and a reserve winner will be contacted. For the purposes of these terms and conditions, the days in the Christmas period from 23 December 2022 to 3 January 2023, are not working days.
  16. Unclaimed Prize: If, despite the best efforts of the Promoter, the prize remains unclaimed after offering to at least two reserve winners, the Promoter shall not be obliged to allocate the prize but may withdraw it from the promotion and use it as it sees fit.
  17. Further prize details:

    1. If a winner is unable to accept the prize, no compensation will be provided. This includes, but is not limited to, circumstances where changes to Oman Air flight routes make travel to/from the winner’s preferred departure airport difficult or impossible;
    2. Once a booking has been confirmed no changes are permitted;
    3. If a booking is cancelled no alternative tickets and/or accommodation bookings will be issued;
    4. Winners are responsible for ensuring that they are in possession of valid passports (minimum 2 clear pages, minimum 6 months’ validity from proposed date of return), visas and all health or other Government requirements prior to departure;
    5. Winners and their guests are responsible for ensuring that they are in possession of appropriate travel insurance and any associated costs for this are the responsibility of the prize winner and their guests (where applicable);
    6. Winners and their guests must not have any limitations upon their ability or rights to travel to and from both their destination or the departing country. The right to refuse entry to either country is held by Passport control and countries authorities. The Promoter accepts no responsibility for ensuring the winner or their guests are able to travel and are not responsible for any costs incurred should entry be refused by Passport control or the country’s authorities;
    7. Winners and their guests are responsible for and must comply with any health advice/regulations/vaccinations/health certificate/visas and other documentation required by the destination country necessary to complete the itinerary at the time of travel. Any associated costs for this are the responsibility of the prize winner and their guests (where applicable).
    8. The winners and their guests must have all appropriate visas and entry documents.
    9. All travel is subject to the airline’s standard terms and conditions. The holiday shall not constitute a ‘package’ under the Package Travel and Linked Travel Arrangements Regulations 2018 (the “Regulations”) and the Regulations shall not apply, nor shall the applicable provisions of the Terms and Conditions which relate to the Regulations. In the event of any conflict between the airline’s Terms and Conditions and these prize terms and conditions, these prize terms and conditions will take precedence.
    10. Once booked, travel tickets cannot be altered or amended and no refunds are possible, other than at the sole discretion of the Promoter;
    11. All hotel stays shall be subject to the hotel’s standard terms and conditions and shall be non-refundable once booked;
    12. Flights and hotel accommodation are subject to availability. Prize flights are limited to the flights operated by Oman Air and may be unavailable even if there is general availability on a particular flight
    13. The sunset cruise shall be subject to the organiser and carrier’s standard terms and conditions and the winner and their guests shall fully comply with all safety instructions relating thereto.
    14. Prize travel tickets cannot be used in conjunction with any loyalty programme, any other discount(s), discount coupon(s) or voucher(s), promotion(s) or special offer(s);
    15. Once travel tickets have been issued, the Promoter shall not be liable for any failure to comply with its obligations caused by (but not limited to) weather conditions, fire, flood, strike, hurricane, industrial dispute, war, terrorist activity, hostilities, political unrest, riots, civil commotion, or any other circumstances beyond the control of the Promoter or travel companies;
    16. No optional flight/board/accommodation supplements are included in the prize and these must be paid for by the winner at the time of booking for all travellers.
    17. All expenses not explicitly set out in these terms and conditions will be the responsibility of the winner
    18. The winner and their guests must adhere to Government guidance and travel requirements in line with ongoing Covid-19 restrictions, including the necessary Covid-19 testing and vaccinations required. The winner will be responsible for the cost of purchasing vaccinations and the necessary Covid-19 testing kits, where necessary.
    19. The promoter and the prize provider are not responsible for any loss or damage suffered by the winner and/or their guests in relation to this promotion (including, without limitation, in connection with the flight(s), hotel stay and/or sunset cruise), and/or the utilisation of the prize.
  18. Covid-19: If fulfilment or any element of this promotion is delayed or affected due to the continuing Covid-19 pandemic and resulting Government restrictions the Promoter will update its social media channels/website with information relating to unavoidable changes to the promotion or prizes.
  19. Winner details: The name and location of the winners will be announced on the Visit Oman social media accounts from 20 November to 19 December 2022.
  20. If it becomes apparent that a participant is using false identities to gain additional entries, using identities other than their own or any other automated means in order to increase that participant’s entries into the promotions in a way that is not consistent with the spirit of the promotion, that person’s entries will be disqualified and any prize award will be void.
  21. Incomplete, illegal, misdirected or late entries, or entries not in accordance with these terms and conditions will not be accepted. Proof of sending will not be accepted as proof of delivery.
  22. The Promoter will not be liable for any loss (including, without limitation, indirect, special or consequential loss or loss of profits), expense or damage which is suffered or sustained in connection with this Promotion or accepting or using a Prize, except for any liability which cannot be excluded by law. Nothing shall exclude the Promoter’s liability for death or personal injury as a result of its negligence. The Promoter takes no responsibility for entries delayed, submitted incomplete or lost due to technical reasons or otherwise. The Promoter is not liable for any problems associated with internet or communication networks due to traffic congestion, technical malfunction or otherwise. The Promoter will not be held liable to any individual for any fraud committed by any third party nor for any event beyond its control including, but not limited to, user error and any network, computer, hardware or software failures of any kind which may restrict, delay or prevent a participant’s entry to the promotion.
  23. The Promoter is not liable for failures of any third party to perform their obligations related to the administration of this promotion or the provision of any prize element of this promotion.
  24. If an act, omission, event or circumstance occurs which is beyond the reasonable control of the Promoter and which prevents the Promoter from complying with these terms and conditions the Promoter will not be liable for any failure to perform or delay in performing its obligation.
  25. In the event that the promotion is not capable of running as planned for reasons including but not limited to tampering, unauthorised intervention, fraud, dishonesty, technical failures, or any other causes beyond the control of the Promoter which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of this Promotion, the Promoter reserves the right to disqualify any individual who tampers with the entry process or does not comply with these Terms & Conditions and to cancel, modify or suspend the Promotion or invalidate any affected entries without any liability.
  26. Winners may be requested but are not obliged to take part in reasonable publicity in connection with this promotion. This may include a request to use the winner’s name and profile image in connection with such publicity. Winners are also encouraged to share content about the trip on their social media, tagging @visitoman_om on Instagram, and/or @visitoman.vo on Facebook and/or @visitoman_vo on Twitter, and adding #HalfTimeForOman and the Promoter may request permission to share this content to the Promoter’s own social media channels.
  27. Entrants are encouraged to monitor the FIFA World Cup 2022 match schedule, available here. Match dates/times and half-time periods may be subject to alteration, cancellation or delay. If the timings of a match are altered or delayed and do not correspond with the schedule outlined below, half-time for that match will be defined as the period that begins when the official FIFA match referee signals the end of the first half and ends when the official FIFA match referee signals the start of the second half of the match.
  28. By taking part in this promotion all entrants will be deemed to have accepted and be bound by these terms and conditions.
  29. If any of these clauses should be determined to be illegal, invalid or otherwise unenforceable then it shall be severed and deleted from these Terms and Conditions and the remaining clauses shall survive and remain in full force and effect.
  30. No private correspondence will be entered into.
  31. These terms and conditions are governed by the laws of England and Wales and shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England and Wales unless you live in a different jurisdiction in which case your local laws will apply and your local courts will have jurisdiction.

    Promoter: Oman Tourism Development Company SAOC a company incorporated under the laws of Oman with the registered number 1791222, whose registered office is at Madinat Al Irfan Seeb, Way : 3, Building No: 305, Complex No: 303 P.O Box: 991, P.C : 130, Al Athaiba Muscat, Sultanate of Oman

    Matches as follows from Official FIFA website, in GMT.


Group stage
Sunday November 20
Group A: Qatar vs Ecuador (Al Bayt Stadium, Al Khor; Half Time [16:45-17:00])
Monday November 21
Group B: England vs Iran (Khalifa International Stadium, Al Rayyan; Half Time [13:45-14:00])
Group A: Senegal vs Netherlands (Al Thumama Stadium, Al Khor; Half Time [16:45-17:00])
Group B: USA vs Wales (Ahmed bin Ali Stadium, Al Rayyan; Half Time [19:45-20:00])
Tuesday November 22
Group C: Argentina vs Saudi Arabia (Lusail Iconic Stadium, Lusail; Half Time [10:45-11:00])
Group D: Denmark vs Tunisia (Education City Stadium, Al Rayyan; Half Time [13:45-14:00])
Group C: Mexico vs Poland (Stadium 974, Doha; Half Time [16:45-17:00])
Group D: France vs Australia (Al Janoub Stadium, Al Wakrah; Half Time [19:45-20:00])
Wednesday November 23
Group F: Morocco vs Croatia (Al Bayt Stadium, Al Khor; Half Time [10:45-11:00]])
Group E: Germany vs Japan (Khalifa International Stadium, Al Rayyan; Half Time [13:45-14:00])
Group E: Spain vs Costa Rica (Al Thumama Stadium, Al Khor; Half Time [16:45-17:00])
Group F: Belgium vs Canada (Ahmed bin Ali Stadium, Al Rayyan; Half Time [19:45-20:00])
Thursday November 24
Group G: Switzerland vs Cameroon (Al Janoub Stadium, Al Wakrah; Half Time [10:45-11:00])
Group H: Uruguay vs South Korea (Education City Stadium, Al Rayyan; Half Time [13:45-14:00])
Group H: Portugal vs Ghana (Stadium 974, Doha; Half Time [16:45-17:00])
Group G: Brazil vs Serbia (Lusail Iconic Stadium, Lusail; Half Time [19:45-20:00])
Friday November 25
Group B: Wales vs Iran (Ahmed bin Ali Stadium, Al Rayyan; Half Time [10:45-11:00])
Group A: Qatar vs Senegal (Al Thumama Stadium, Al Khor; Half Time [13:45-14:00])
Group A: Netherlands vs Ecuador (Khalifa International Stadium, Al Rayyan; Half Time [16:45-17:00)
Group B: England vs USA (Al Bayt Stadium, Al Khor; Half Time [19:45-20:00])
Saturday November 26
Group C: Tunisia vs Australia (Al Janoub Stadium, Al Wakrah; Half Time [10:45-11:00])
Group C: Poland vs Saudi Arabia (Education City Stadium, Al Rayyan; Half Time [13:45-14:00])
Group D: France vs Denmark (Stadium 974, Doha; Half Time [16:45-17:00])
Group C: Argentina vs Mexico (Lusail Iconic Stadium, Lusail; Half Time [19:45-20:00])
Sunday November 27
Group E: Japan vs Costa Rica (Ahmed bin Ali Stadium, Al Rayyan; Half Time [10:45-11:00])
Group F: Belgium vs Morocco (Al Thumama Stadium, Al Khor; Half Time [13:45-14:00])
Group F: Croatia vs Canada (Khalifa International Stadium, Al Rayyan; Half Time [16:45-17:00])
Group E: Spain vs Germany (Al Bayt Stadium, Al Khor; Half Time [19:45-20:00])
Monday November 28
Group G: Cameroon vs Serbia (Al Janoub Stadium, Al Wakrah; Half Time [10:45-11:00])
Group G: South Korea vs Ghana (Education City Stadium, Al Rayyan; Half Time [13:45-14:00])
Group H: Brazil vs Switzerland (Stadium 974, Doha; Half Time [16:45-17:00])
Group H: Portugal vs Uruguay (Lusail Iconic Stadium, Lusail; Half Time [19:45-20:00])
Tuesday November 29
Group A: Netherlands vs Qatar (Al Bayt Stadium, Al Khor; Half Time [15:45-16:00)
Group A: Ecuador vs Senegal (Khalifa International Stadium, Al Rayyan; Half Time [15:45-16:00])
Group B: Wales vs England (Ahmed bin Ali Stadium, Al Rayyan; Half Time [19:45-20:00])
Group B: Iran vs USA (Al Thumama Stadium, Al Khor; Half Time [19:45-20:00])
Wednesday November 30
Group D: Australia vs Denmark (Al Janoub Stadium, Al Wakrah; Half Time [15:45-16:00])
Group D: Tunisia vs France (Education City Stadium, Al Rayyan; Half Time [15:45-16:00])
Group C: Poland vs Argentina (Stadium 974, Doha; Half Time [19:45-20:00])
Group C: Saudi Arabia vs Mexico (Lusail Iconic Stadium, Lusail; Half Time [19:45-20:00])
Thursday December 1
Group F: Croatia vs Belgium (Ahmed bin Ali Stadium, Al Rayyan; Half Time [15:45-16:00])
Group F: Canada vs Morocco (Al Thumama Stadium, Al Khor; Half Time [15:45-16:00])
Group E: Costa Rica vs Germany (Al Bayt Stadium, Al Khor; Half Time [19:45-20:00])
Group E: Japan vs Spain (Khalifa International Stadium, Al Rayyan; Half Time [19:45-20:00])
Friday, December 2
Group G: South Korea vs Portugal (Education City Stadium, Al Rayyan; Half Time [15:45-16:00])
Group G: Ghana vs Uruguay (Al Janoub Stadium, Al Wakrah; Half Time [15:45-16:00])
Group H: Serbia vs Switzerland (Stadium 974, Doha; Half Time [19:45-20:00])
Group H: Cameroon vs Brazil (Lusail Iconic Stadium, Lusail; Half Time [19:45-20:00])

Round of 16
Saturday December 3
49 - Winners of Group A vs Runners-up of Group B (Khalifa International Stadium, Al Rayyan; Half Time [15:45-16:00])
50 - Winners of Group C vs Runners-up of Group D (Ahmed bin Ali Stadium, Al Rayyan; Half Time [19:45-20:00])
Sunday December 4
52 - Winners of Group D vs Runners-up of Group C (Al Thumama Stadium, Doha; Half Time 15:45-16:00])
51 - Winners of Group B vs Runners-up of Group A (Al Bayt Stadium, Al Khor; Half Time [19:45-20:00])
Monday December 5
53 - Winners of Group E vs Runners-up of Group F (Al Janoub Stadium, Al Wakrah; Half Time [15:45-16:00])
54 - Winners of Group G vs Runners-up of Group H (Stadium 974, Doha; Half Time [19:45-20:00])
Tuesday December 6
55 - Winners of Group F vs Runners-up of Group E (Education City Stadium, Al Rayyan; Half Time [15:45-16:00])
56 - Winners of Group H vs Runners-up of Group G (Lusail Iconic Stadium, Lusail; Half Time [19:45-20:00])

Quarter-finals
Friday December 9
58 - Winners of 53 vs Winners of 54 (Education City Stadium, Al Rayyan; Half Time [15:45-16:00])
57 - Winners of 49 vs Winners of 50 (Lusail Iconic Stadium, Lusail; Half Time [19:45-20:00])
Saturday December 10
60 - Winners of 55 vs Winners of 56 (Al Thumama Stadium, Doha; Half Time [15:45-16:00])
59 - Winners of 51 vs Winners of 52 (Al Bayt Stadium, Al Khor; Half Time [19:45-20:00])

Semi-finals
Tuesday December 13
61 - Winners of 57 vs Winners of 58 (Lusail Iconic Stadium, Lusail; Half Time [19:45-20:00])
Wednesday December 14
62 - Winners of 59 vs Winners of 60 (Al Bayt Stadium, Al Khor; Half Time [19:45-20:00])
Saturday December 17 63 - Third place play-off (Khalifa International Stadium, Al Rayyan; Half Time [15:45-16:00])

Final
Sunday December 18
64 - The FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 final (Lusail Iconic Stadium, Lusail; Half Time [15:45-16:00])