Contest Rules and Regulation for CKNI, 91.9 The Bend, Acadia Broadcasting Limited


General Contest Rules and Regulations (Edited, February 26, 2016)

**By participating in a contest all persons are deemed to have read and to have accepted these General Contest Rules and Regulations, and Acadia Broadcasting Limited’s Terms of Use/Privacy Policy.  In these rules and regulations, references to CKNI, 91.9 THE BEND includes the station owner, Acadia Broadcasting Limited.

CKNI, 91.9 THE BEND has the right to apply additional rules and regulations to specific contests. In the event that any additional contest rules and regulations for a specific contest differ from the following General Contest Rules and Regulations, the specific contest rules and regulations for that contest will take precedence.

Pick Up Info

What should I bring?

CKNI, 91.9 THE BEND reserves the right to ask contest winners to provide adequate identification in order to claim any prize won through CKNI, 91.9 THE BEND (valid driver's license, passport, or other government ID).

 No Substitutions; Cannot exchange prize.

The prize(s) must be accepted as awarded. No substitutions, or exchanges. An alternate prize of equal or greater value due to unforeseen circumstances, may be awarded in CKNI, 91.9 THE BEND’s discretion. Where a prize includes tickets or admission to any event, CKNI, 91.9 THE BEND is not responsible for replacing tickets in the event of cancellations as a result of weather, promoter,  performer, or other reasons beyond our control.

How long do I have to pick up my prize?

Prizes must be claimed within 30 days of winning unless otherwise noted in the specific contest rules. Certain prizes, such as concert, or show tickets may not be available immediately following the completion of the contest. CKNI, 91.9 THE BEND will use best efforts to ensure that they will be available one week prior to the event. 

In the event a winner chooses not to accept a prize or the prize is not claimed within the 30 day period, the winner forfeits any and all claims to the prize.

 How old do I have to be to claim my prize?

To claim a prize you must be at least 19 years of age. If the winner of a prize is under the age of 19, unless otherwise stated, a parent or guardian must accompany the winner to collect the prize with a piece of government photo ID belonging to the winner.

 Where do I collect my prize?

Prizes can be claimed any time after being won, unless stipulated otherwise, by visiting CKNI, 91.9 THE BEND, 1600 Main Street, Moncton, New Brunswick during our office hours: Monday to Friday 9AM- 5PM, except when the office is closed due to statutory holidays. CKNI, 91.9 THE BEND cannot be responsible for mailing prizes.

In the event there is an off-site opportunity to claim your prize, (for example: ticket pick-up at venue, broadcasting on-location with prizing element) or in the case of a grand prize draw event you must bring with you a piece of ID.  Off-site prize claim will only be offered by the station when it deems it necessary or appropriate. There will be no arrangements to pick up prizes off-site unless organized initially by CKNI, 91.9 THE BEND. 

If you are unable to pick up your own prize due to unforeseen circumstance you may send a proxy in your place however it must be cleared with CKNI, 91.9 THE BEND station manager or promotions manager prior to pick up. 

 General Rules and Regulations


Unless otherwise provided in any additional rules applicable to a specific Contests, the Contest is open to all legal residents of New Brunswick, Nova Scotia and Prince Edward Island who have reached the age of 14, as of the Contest Start Date who have a CKNI, 91.9 THE BEND Swag Tag. Employees of the CKNI, 91.9 THE BEND, its parent company, affiliates, subsidiaries, distributors, sales representatives, advertising and promotion agencies, agents, or any entity that the Contest Sponsor contracts with specific to this Contest, and members of their immediate families are not eligible to participate or win the Contest. 

To participate in Swag Tag contests the entrants must have filled out a registration unless stated otherwise in the specific contest rules. Each individual must use their own personal Swag Tag to participate in a contest or promotion. Qualifying or participating using a membership which is not your own is not acceptable and will result in disqualification from the contest. 

 There is no purchase necessary to enter the contest.



When can I participate again?

In order to provide opportunities for other individuals to win, CKNI, 91.9 THE BEND excludes winners from participation in future contests for certain time periods. 

Prize Value


Under $500 with Swag Tag

30 days

Under $500

30 days

Over $500

One year


An individual who wins a prize valued at $500 or under with their Swag Tag, cannot win with their Swag Tag for 30 days. That winner may win a prize or qualify for a prize before the 30 days, so long as the contest does NOT require your Swag Tag. An individual who wins a prize valued at $500 or under without the use of a swag tag cannot win for another 30 days.  If an individual wins a prize valued at over $500, neither than winner or anyone else in their household can win a prize for one year.



General Contest Rules

1. CKNI, 91.9 THE BEND reserves the right in its discretion to reject any entry that is not legible, not fully completed with all required information or not submitted and received in accordance with these Rules during the Contest Period. CKNI, 91.9 THE BEND is not responsible for late, misdirected, delayed, incomplete or incompatible Entries (all of which are void).

 2. Copies of these rules and regulations are available free to the public at CKNI, 91.9 THE BEND, 220-1600 Main Street, Moncton, New Brunswick during regular office hours: Monday to Friday 9AM- 5PM, except statutory holidays. They can also be found on our website at

 3. Odds of winning a prize depends on the number of entries received during the contest period.

 4. CKNI, 91.9 THE BEND reserves the right to use the name, likeness, entry letter, photo, and/ or recorded voice of any participant of any contest for promotional purposes without providing compensation for doing so and by participating, a participant consents to such use.

 5.  All entries become the property of CKNI, 91.9 THE BEND. Contests are subject to all applicable federal, provincial and municipal laws. The decisions of CKNI, 91.9 THE BEND with respect to all aspects of a Contest are final and binding on all entrants without right of appeal, including, without limitation, any decisions regarding the eligibility/disqualification of entries and/or entrants.

6.  All winners will be required to: (a) correctly answer a mathematical skill-testing question un assisted by electronics and sign a release form, which (among other things): (i) confirm compliance with these Rules; (ii) acknowledge acceptance of the Prize (as awarded); (iii) provide a release to CKNI, 91.9 THE BEND, its parent company, affiliates, subsidiaries, distributors, sales representatives, advertising and promotion agencies, agents and each of their respective officers, directors, agents, representatives, successors and assigns.

7. Participants agree to indemnify and hold forever harmless CKNI, 91.9 THE BEND, participating sponsors, employees, and affiliates for any injuries, accidents, and misfortunes, including death, which arise from participating in any contest and/ or acceptance of the prize. Participants have entered the contest at their own risk, and agree to hold nobody responsible for injuries or misfortune with regards to participation.

8. Winners shall be responsible for all costs and expenses not explicitly stated to form part of the prize, including but not limited to taxes, fees, insurance, and gratuities.  

9. CKNI, 91.9 THE BEND does not assume any responsibility for technical malfunctions, human or technical error, delayed or incomprehensible data or transmissions, incorrect capture of entry information, or failures of any telephone or computer line or network, computer equipment, or software.

10. Where the prize includes travel, the prize winner must ensure that he/she and his/her companion have all the necessary travel documents, including passport, required to travel to the destination on the dates specified in the prize description. CKNI, 91.9 THE BEND can not be held responsible for a winner not having the required travel documents.

11.  CKNI, 91.9 THE BEND reserves the right to amend, suspend or cancel a contest or disqualify any participant if, in the stations sole opinion, due to fraud, technical failures, or human errors, the contest can not be held as originally planned by the station and associated sponsors.

12.  The following actions are prohibited and will result in automatic disqualification from a Contest: (1) using any method that artificially increases odds of winning; (2) non-compliance with these Rules; and (3) any other act which CKNI, 91.9 THE BEND determines in its sole discretion, jeopardizes the integrity or proper conduct of the Contest.

13. In the event of any discrepancy or inconsistency between these general rules and regulations and any specific rules pertaining to a particular contest, the specific contests rules shall prevail, govern, and control. CKNI, 91.9 THE BEND has the exclusive right to interpret these rules and regulations and its interpretations and any decisions made by it under these rules and regulations are final and binding on all participants. CKNI, 91.9 THE BEND reserves the right to supplement or change contest rules at any time.

 14. If a promotion is featured on a social media network there will be specific online contest rules applicable.






Last updated: 2014

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