End-of-the-year Coundown Social Media Contest


To celebrate the most significant #PassiveHouse achievements in 2022, we decided to give away three great presents to our Passive House community: PHPP10, designPH and an e-learning course!


To participate in the giveaway, like and comment on the giveaway posts on our social media channels indicating your favourite prize and share your best Passive House achievement/moment of 2022. The giveaway will run for one month and ends on January 5, 2023. Keep an eye on your social media accounts - We will get in touch with the winners a couple of days after the end of the contest. Good luck!


To participate:

1. Make sure you're following us on the platform you're entering the contest on!

Facebook | Twitter | LinkedIn | Instagram

2. Like the giveaway post and tell us in a comment what your favourite prize and best Passive House moment/achievement of 2022 is!

3) Optional: Are your family, friends or clients enthusiastic about Passive House? Share this post in your feed or stories and spread the word on the end-of-the-year countdown!

That's it! You'll be entered to win the gift of the advent calendar! You can enter once on each platform to increase your chances of winning the prize. Once the contest closes, we will randomly withdraw a name from all the comments and get in touch with the winner. The contest will begin on December 5, 2022, at 3 pm and will end after one month on January 5, 2023, at 3 pm.



Terms and conditions – Advent Calendar Social Media contest


1.     To participate in this competition, users follow the International Passive House Association/Passive House Institute on the platform from which they are entering the contest. Instagram @passive_house_international, Facebook:https://www.facebook.com/PassiveHouseInternational, Twitter: https://twitter.com/the_iPHA; LinkedIn:https://www.linkedin.com/company/passive-house-institute/. Like the giveaway post and tell us in a comment what their favourite prize and best Passive House moment/achievement of 2022 is (or reply to the original iPHA tweet when entering on Twitter).


2.     This competition will run from 15:00 CET on December 5, 2022 until 15:00 CET on January 5, 2023 (one month). Entries made by direct reply to this T&C page will not be accepted.


3.     There will be 1 winner for each prize among all platforms (Facebook; Twitter; LinkedIn; Instagram - max 3) who will be selected at random after the competition deadline (15:00 CET on January 5, 2023) who has fulfilled the criteria in 1) above. Entries made after this point will not be counted.


4.     The contest is open worldwide


5.     The prizes are one PHPP10, one designPH and one e-learning course.


6.     If you are the lucky winner, you will need to provide your email address, contact phone number and home address as instructed at the time of being announced as our winner. Further details will then be provided by the International Passive House Association as to how you claim your prize.


7.     We reserve the right to provide an alternative prize in the event of unforeseen circumstances.


8.     No purchase is necessary; however, you will need an internet connection and access to Facebook; Twitter; Instagram; and/or LinkedIn. No refund may be claimed for expenses incurred in participating in the promotion, including in relation to the use of the internet.


9.   The prize is non-refundable and cannot be exchanged for any cash alternatives in whole or in part.


10.  The winner will have 48 hours to claim their prize from the date that they are announced as a winner. After this time, we reserve the right to select a new winner.


12.  The decisions of the promoter are final.


13.  By taking part in this promotion, all participants consent to us collecting, storing and using their personal data submitted with their entry for the purposes of this promotion.


14.  By taking part in this promotion, all participants consent to us collecting, storing and using the comments to be used in future promotional activities.


15.  Any personal data relating to participants will be used solely in accordance with current German data protection legislation and will not be used for marketing purposes without the individual's prior consent.


16.  This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook; Twitter; Instagram and/or LinkedIn. You are providing your information to the International Passive House Association and not to Meta. By participating in this promotion, you agree to a complete release of Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and LinkedIn from any claims.


17.  The promoter does not accept responsibility for entries that are lost, damaged or delayed. For example, as a result of network, system development, computer or telecommunications failures or fault of any kind - including any hardware, programming code, databases or software used in the promotion.


18.  Winners may be required to participate in related publicity without further reward. E.g.: be photographed for website/newspaper stories and provide a short statement about their win.


19.  The promoter reserves the right to withdraw or amend without notice this promotion in the event of any unforeseen circumstances outside of its reasonable control.


20.  This promotion and these terms and conditions are governed by German law and subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the German courts.


21.  This promotion is subject to Facebook; Instagram; Twitter, and/or LinkedIn’s terms of service, which can be found at: https://instagram.com/about/legal/terms/; https://www.facebook.com/business/news/page-promotions-terms; https://help.twitter.com/en/rules-and-policies/twitter-contest-rules; https://www.linkedin.com/legal/user-agreement


22. Every natural person who has reached the age of 18 is entitled to participate.
Employees of the Passive House Institute are excluded from participation.


23.  Promoter: Passivhaus Institut GmbH: Rheinstr. 44/46, D-64283 Darmstadt, GERMANY. Managing directors: Jessica Grove-Smith, Benjamin Krick, Jürgen Schnieders, Jan Steiger, Jan Vahala Tel.: +49 (0) 6151/82699-0; eMail: mail@passiv.de; Internet: www.passiv.de. Registration Office: Amtsgericht Darmstadt; Company registration number: HRB 99027. Sales tax identification number according to § 27a sales tax law: DE 323384651. Responsible according to § 55 Abs. 2 RStV: Jessica Grove-Smith, Benjamin Krick, Jürgen Schnieders, Jan Steiger, Jan Vahala




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