Sweepstakes terms and conditions


The VIA Rail Sweepstakes is open to Legion members who have paid their membership dues in full for 2018 or who have a lifetime membership. Membership dues must be received by the Legion before entering the sweepstakes through the Member Services Website. Paid employees of The Royal Canadian Legion at any level are not eligible to participate.

Entry into the Sweepstakes

Eligible registrants must complete the online membership registration form in full, found at portal.legion.ca/registration, before April 2, 2018 to enter. One entry per member. Entries and winner will be validated by Dominion Command.

All personal information, such as name and contact information, required to enter the sweepstake is collected by the Legion solely for the purposes of administering the sweepstake and engaging in membership activities. This information shall not be used for any other purpose without your express consent. By providing this information, you consent to it being used for the stated purposes.

Prize Details

The winner will be chosen by a random draw of all sweepstakes entries on April 11, 2018. Only the winner will be contacted and will receive a mailed VIA Rail trip voucher(s). The winner will be contacted using the contact information provided at the time of entry. Winners agree that The Royal Canadian Legion may use their name, image and/or voice for advertising purposes related to the VIA Rail sweepstakes free of charge.

The complete sweepstakes prize is a VIA Rail ticket voucher(s) valued at up to $15,000 (before tax). Travellers may choose any departure or arrival station within the parameters of the cities listed on the Voucher. Compensation will not be provided for any unused travel value.

Travel must be completed by 10/24/2018. Travellers must travel together on the same itinerary.

Upon ticket issue, modifications to departure dates are authorized (subject to availability of space on board). The itinerary, departure station and arrival station cannot be modified.

Travellers are responsible for all lodging, food and beverage expenses except as provided onboard, as included in the class of service. Travellers are responsible for all travel expenses to and from departure and arrival stations.

The VIA Rail trip voucher(s) is not transferable and has no cash value.