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-This page provides you with details of the terms and conditions governing your use of The Switching Helpline website. Together with our privacy policy, you should feel you are in safe hands.

Website User Terms and Conditions

This website is owned and operated by:

The Big Switch Limited trading as The Switching Helpline
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You have been granted you a non-exclusive licence to use this website based on the following terms and conditions:

Use of Website

This website or any portion of this website may not be reproduced, duplicated, copied, sold , resold or otherwise exploited for any commercial purpose save with the prior written consent of  The Big Switch Limited.


All the content provided on this site is the property of The Switching Helpline or its suppliers and protected by UK and International Copyright Law as is the software used in the real time publication of this site. If you would like to use the content of these pages please contact the copyright owner or The Switching Helpline with your intentions and seek the necessary permissions.

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The Switching Helpline and associated companies whose products and services are shown within the site do not represent or warrant the accuracy or reliability of any content or information contained, downloaded, linked or accessed through the website. The Switching Helpline reserve the right to make any alterations or remove any information or content without notice.

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Links to third party sites from this site are provided as a convenience to you. Using these links will cause you to leave this website. The Switching Helpline accepts no responsibility or liability for the content of third party sites. Inclusion of a link by The Switching Helpline does not imply our endorsement of any kind. If you choose to visit third party websites, you do so at your own risk.

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Your privacy is guaranteed as outlined by our Privacy Policy.


The information contained in this website is provided “as is” without warranty of any kind, either express or implied. The Switching Helpline accepts no responsibility for errors or omissions in the information provided throughout the website, nor any information at other sites linked to referenced from this website. The information contained within this website does not form any part of a Contract of Sale.

The Switching Helpline does not guarantee that use of this website will be compatible with all hardware and software which may be used by visitors to the site. The Switching Helpline will not be liable for damage to, or viruses that may affect, your computer equipment, software, data or other property as the result of your access to, use of or browsing of this website or your downloading of any materials, data, text or images.

The information and content of this website are provided by The Switching Helpline on an “as is” basis and The Switching Helpline expressly disclaims all and any warranties, express or implied to the fullest extent permitted by applicable law including without limitation warranties of satisfactory quality, merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose in respect of any of the services, products or information contained on this website. To the fullest extent permitted by applicable law (excepting in respect of death or personal injury arising from The Switching Helpline negligence) The Switching Helpline excludes liability for any claims, losses, demands or damages of any kind whatsoever with respect to the content of this website and the materials and products and services referred to in the website including without limitation direct, indirect, incidental or consequential loss or damages howsoever arising and whether in statute, contract or tort.

The Switching Helpline’s £250 Free Prize Draw Competition
  1. By signing up to The Switching Helpline’s free callback and money-saving service you will be entered into the free prize draw. All participants will be deemed to have accepted, and be bound by, these terms and conditions, and by any other requirements set out in the promotional material as if they were set out in these terms and conditions.
  2. Entry is by registering for our services at All entries must include name, email address, telephone number and must be received no later than 2359 hrs, 7 January 2011. Damaged, incomplete or illegible entries may be treated as invalid.
  3. By entering the free prize draw, you consent to receiving a callback on the telephone number provided offering you free access to The Switching Helpline’s services to help you save money on your energy and household bills. You also consent to receive any related email correspondence from us regarding opportunities to save money on your household bills. We respect your privacy and provide the option to unsubscribe, though this will cause your entry to be disqualified.
  4. The winner will be drawn at random on 8 January 2011 and the winner will be notified by email no later than 15 January 2011.
  5. The draw is open to UK residents aged 18 or over, other than employees of The Switching Helpline, its agencies or their families. Only one entry per person and per household. Entries sent in through agents or third parties will not be entered into the prize draw.
  6. Individuals may only enter one prize draw run by The Switching Helpline in any 12 month period. In the event that any individual enters more than one competition, their earliest entry shall remain valid and entries to later competitions shall be disqualified.
  7. The prize is subject to availability. The Switching Helpline reserves the right to substitute a prize of equivalent or greater value if this is necessary for reasons beyond its control.
  8. A list of prize winners may be obtained by written request by sending an SAE to the above address on or before 8 January 2011. Proof of posting is not proof of delivery.
  9. The Switching Helpline’s decision is final and no correspondence will be entered into. Entries that do not comply in full with these rules may be disqualified.
  10. The Switching Helpline reserves the right to alter, amend, or foreclose this Free Prize Draw without prior notice in the event that unforeseen circumstances make this unavoidable. The Promoter is The Big Switch Limited trading as The Switching Helpline, New Bond House, 124 New Bond Street, London, W1S 1DX.
  11. The winner may be asked to cooperate with the Promoter for publicity purposes if so required.
  12. In the event that the Promoter (having used its reasonable endeavours to do so) is unable to contact you within a reasonable period of the draw then the Promoter reserves the right to draw another winner.

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