Prize Request Application Guidelines 2018
CalMac wish to support a wide range of event, activities and organisations including supporting local communities along the west coast islands and destination where we operate.
We can offer raffle or competition prizes in the form of CalMac vouchers that can be redeem when purchasing tickets, on-board our ferries in our retail shops and in our Mariners cafeteria and coffee cabins.
Caledonian MacBrayne receives an Operating Grant from the Scottish Government to assist with the running of lifeline ferry services to the Clyde and Hebridean islands. As we report to Transport Scotland we also have a responsibility to ensure appropriate use of public funding. As we receive a large number of requests and our responsibility and commitment to ensure appropriate use of public funding, we are unable to help with all requests. Unfortunately we are unable to offer support in the form of a cash donation.
It is important that you plan ahead and allow plenty of time between submitting your prize application and the date of your planned event or activity. We are not able to accept last minute request with less than 2 weeks' notice from the date of event. For applications we advise a minimum of 4 weeks.
All requests for raffle or competition prizes should be submitted using the form below. Every request is thoroughly and carefully evaluated so please provide as much information as possible to support your application before submitting.
Our application criteria includes
· Promote destinations served by the CalMac network
· Will directly benefit the community
· Events/actives which specifically attract visitors to the destination benefit the community.
. Help raise funds for local charities/organisations.
Where possible you will receive a response to your request within 21 days of submitting your application.
We can only provide support once in a calendar year to any individual club, charity or organisation.