The Diamond Sweepstakes




Hudson’s Bay Watch and Jewellery Service is managed and operated by the, The Time Shops Incorporated under contract with Hudson’s Bay and is the Sponsor of the Sweepstakes promotion.

Sweepstakes may only be entered in-store at Hudson’s Bay watch and jewellery services counter within Ontario Canada and you are not authorized to participate in the Sweepstakes if you are not located in Ontario Canada. See additional eligibility requirements in Rule 3 below.

How to Enter

  1. In Store entry form. Handwrite your complete name, mailing address, phone number and email address. Place the ballot into the appropriate Sweepstakes ballot box. All entries must be completed and submitted prior to closing date of November 30th

All entries become the sole and exclusive property of The Time Shops Inc. (the Sponsor) and entries will not be acknowledged or returned. Sponsor is not responsible for lost, late, stolen, mutilated, incomplete, or illegible written ballots and any such ballot will not be replaced. Entries that are not complete are not eligible.

Sweepstakes Period

The Sweepstakes ends at 8:59:59 pm ET on November 30th 2016. The Sponsor’s clock is the determination of time.


The Sweepstakes is open only to legal residents of Canada who have reached the age of majority and are residence of the province of Ontario as of the date of entry. Entries are limited to no more than 5 per person. Employees, representatives or agents of the Sponsor and it’s subsidiaries and their respective advertising and promotion agencies, and the immediate family members and/or persons domiciled with any of the foregoing are not eligible to participate. All federal, provincial and local laws and regulations apply.

Random Drawing/ Odds

There will be one (1) random draw for the Grand Prize in the Sweepstakes conducted from all eligible entries received that are eligible. A secondary (2nd) prize and third (3rd) prize will be drawn for subsequent prizes as described in section 5. Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received.  A representative of the Sponsor at head office 240 Riviera Dr. Unit 1 Markham, Ontario L3R-5M1 will conduct the random draw.


The total value in prizes is Ten Thousand dollars ($10,000.00). The Grand prize is a Princess cut, one (1) carat diamond in a white gold setting, no extra diamonds will be added. The approximate value of the grand prize in a white gold setting is Ten Thousand dollars ($10,000.00) at retail. The second (2nd) and third (3rd) prizes are Five Hundred dollars ($500.00) of Hudson’s Bay gift certificates. Prizes must be accepted as awarded and are non-transferable once they are awarded. No substitutions or cash redemptions will be permitted.


Sponsor will make reasonable attempts to notify the potential winner by phone and or first class mail within 7 days of the drawing date.  As a condition of the winning prize, the selected entrant must first correctly answer a mathematical skill-testing question without aid or assistance and otherwise be in compliance with these Official Rules. Selected entrant may also be required to complete, sign and return a declaration of compliance with the Official Rules and a liability and publicity release, and any other applicable forms that maybe required by the Sponsor, within twenty-one (21) days of the date on the accompanying notification. If a selected entrant cannot be contacted within the specified time, fails to correctly answer the skill-testing question, does not complete and return any required forms within the time specified, or otherwise fails to comply with these Official Rules, he/she will be disqualified and will forfeit the prize and another entrant maybe selected in accordance with these Official Rules.


By entering the Sweepstakes, entrants fully and unconditionally agree to be bound by these Official Rules and decisions of the Sponsor, which will be final and binding in all matters relating to the Sweepstakes. By participating entrants agree to release and hold harmless the Sponsor, including the Hudson’s Bay company, its advertising and promotion agencies and their respective parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, partners, representatives, agents, successors, assigns, employees, officers and directors, from any and all liability, including without limitation, for loss, harm, damage, injury, cost or expenses, personal injury and/or death which may occur in connection with the entrant’s participation in the Sweepstakes, or possession, acceptance and/or use or misuse of any prize and for any claims based on publicity rights, defamation or invasion of privacy. Sponsor is not responsible if Sweepstakes cannot take place due to reasons outside of the Sponsor’s control including acts of war, natural disasters, weather or acts of terrorism. Entrants who do not comply with these Official Rules, or who interfere in any way shall be disqualified.

Additional Terms

In case of dispute as to the identity of any entrant, entry will be declared made by the registered name and address on such entry. Any potential winner may be requested to provide Sponsor with proof of identity.

Personal Information

Acceptance of a prize constitutes each winner’s permission for Sponsor to use his/her name, city and province of residence, likeness, photograph, picture, portrait, voice, any biographical information provided by each winner and/or any statements made by each winner regarding the Sweepstakes or Sponsor for advertising and promotional purposes without notice or additional compensation, except where prohibited by law.


The winner will be posted following the random draw at Alternatively, to obtain a list of winners send a self addressed envelop to The Time Shop 240 Riviera Drive Unit 1 Markham Ontario L3R 5M1 Requests must be received within 120 days of the applicable draw date.


The Time Shop Inc. Markham Ontario L3R 5M1

Ontario Residents

The Sweepstakes is open to Ontario residents only.