Terms and conditions - Free Socialiser for 6 months

The Free Socialiser 1GB/month offer is available from 18 October 2016 – 6 February 2017. It will be valid for 6 months from the date you opt in. To activate you must be on an eligible pack or plan. You will need to keep your pack or plan renewed (prepaid customers will need to ensure they top up) to continue to receive it for free.

In the promotional period a customer can only have one instance of the Free Socialiser subscription per line.

You can keep your Free Socialiser if you move between eligible plans.

Socialiser is for New Zealand domestic data traffic only, if you roam internationally you will incur normal data roaming charges. Socialiser is only available when using the official application for Facebook, Twitter and Spotify from a compatible phone. 1GB Spotify allowance includes music streaming only.

Excludes Facebook SMS, other alert services, and accessing video and content hosted on other sites. Access via any other means including 3rd party applications will use existing data in your plan or incur plan additional data charges applicable on your prepaid and pay monthly plan. Additional data charges will also apply for any external links accessed via these sites.

There are some functions within the Spotify app that may be excluded from the offer and will use data from your plan. These include:

  • Video streaming

  • Album artwork displayed on screen

  • Song downloads

  • Advertisements that the service providers may insert into the app, these can be video ads or banner ads

  • Any analytics sent from the music provider to understand your music preferences and usage

  • Authentication, for example, when the app confirms your login

Most smartphones are set to seek data automatically in the background (e.g. email or other apps). This will use the internet and, in some cases, charges will apply.

In some cases, as per Facebook policy, cached Facebook data takes 24 hours to refresh and therefore users may see chargeable data. To manually clear the cache we recommend uninstalling the app and reinstalling it.

In some cases charges will apply including but not limited to the following:

  • The use of voice and video call features

  • External links in newsfeed, timelines, walls, etc

  • External URLs in comments, messages, etc

  • Links to applications

  • Links to external advertisements

  • Enabling or navigating to features that rely on location services

  • Facebook features that navigate you out of the site and/or application such as "Get Directions", "Buy Tickets", etc. and/or importing contacts from an external email domain, clicking on a user's clicking on a user's email address and so on

  • Background camera app usage on Facebook

  • Pages Manager apps on Facebook

  • Using the Opera browser on Facebook or Twitter on your mobile device

Standard data charges apply after the Socialiser 1GB has been used up. If you have data included in your plan, this will be consumed first then casual data rates after that

Socialiser only works with official Android (2.1+ or later) and iOS (4 or later) operating systems

Only available to Spark consumer customers. Offer excludes Spark Business and Spark Digital customers

Customers who are on “Socialiser for the life of your plan” offer: You can only have one Free Socialiser subscription per line. We may decide to stop providing any or any part of our Pay monthly plans and Prepaid packs to you. If we do this, Socialiser may no longer be available to you. We will try to tell you at least one month before we stop providing the service. We may do this by sending you an SMS, emailing or writing to you, calling you or by putting a notice in major daily newspapers.

Terms and conditions - Free Socialiser for 6 months

The Free Socialiser 1GB/month offer is available from 18 October 2016 – 6 February 2017. It will be valid for 6 months from the date you opt in. To activate you must be on an eligible pack or plan. You will need to keep your pack or plan renewed (prepaid customers will need to ensure they top up) to continue to receive it for free.

In the promotional period a customer can only have one instance of the Free Socialiser subscription per line.

You can keep your Free Socialiser if you move between eligible plans.

Socialiser is for New Zealand domestic data traffic only, if you roam internationally you will incur normal data roaming charges. Socialiser is only available when using the official application for Facebook, Twitter and Spotify from a compatible phone. 1GB Spotify allowance includes music streaming only.

Excludes Facebook SMS, other alert services, and accessing video and content hosted on other sites. Access via any other means including 3rd party applications will use existing data in your plan or incur plan additional data charges applicable on your prepaid and pay monthly plan. Additional data charges will also apply for any external links accessed via these sites.

There are some functions within the Spotify app that may be excluded from the offer and will use data from your plan. These include:

  • Video streaming

  • Album artwork displayed on screen

  • Song downloads

  • Advertisements that the service providers may insert into the app, these can be video ads or banner ads

  • Any analytics sent from the music provider to understand your music preferences and usage

  • Authentication, for example, when the app confirms your login

Most smartphones are set to seek data automatically in the background (e.g. email or other apps). This will use the internet and, in some cases, charges will apply.

In some cases, as per Facebook policy, cached Facebook data takes 24 hours to refresh and therefore users may see chargeable data. To manually clear the cache we recommend uninstalling the app and reinstalling it.

In some cases charges will apply including but not limited to the following:

  • The use of voice and video call features

  • External links in newsfeed, timelines, walls, etc

  • External URLs in comments, messages, etc

  • Links to applications

  • Links to external advertisements

  • Enabling or navigating to features that rely on location services

  • Facebook features that navigate you out of the site and/or application such as "Get Directions", "Buy Tickets", etc. and/or importing contacts from an external email domain, clicking on a user's clicking on a user's email address and so on

  • Background camera app usage on Facebook

  • Pages Manager apps on Facebook

  • Using the Opera browser on Facebook or Twitter on your mobile device

Standard data charges apply after the Socialiser 1GB has been used up. If you have data included in your plan, this will be consumed first then casual data rates after that

Socialiser only works with official Android (2.1+ or later) and iOS (4 or later) operating systems

Only available to Spark consumer customers. Offer excludes Spark Business and Spark Digital customers

Customers who are on “Socialiser for the life of your plan” offer: You can only have one Free Socialiser subscription per line. We may decide to stop providing any or any part of our Pay monthly plans and Prepaid packs to you. If we do this, Socialiser may no longer be available to you. We will try to tell you at least one month before we stop providing the service. We may do this by sending you an SMS, emailing or writing to you, calling you or by putting a notice in major daily newspapers.

Terms and conditions - Free Socialiser for 6 months

The Free Socialiser 1GB/month offer is available from 18 October 2016 – 6 February 2017. It will be valid for 6 months from the date you opt in. To activate you must be on an eligible pack or plan. You will need to keep your pack or plan renewed (prepaid customers will need to ensure they top up) to continue to receive it for free.

In the promotional period a customer can only have one instance of the Free Socialiser subscription per line.

You can keep your Free Socialiser if you move between eligible plans.

Socialiser is for New Zealand domestic data traffic only, if you roam internationally you will incur normal data roaming charges. Socialiser is only available when using the official application for Facebook, Twitter and Spotify from a compatible phone. 1GB Spotify allowance includes music streaming only.

Excludes Facebook SMS, other alert services, and accessing video and content hosted on other sites. Access via any other means including 3rd party applications will use existing data in your plan or incur plan additional data charges applicable on your prepaid and pay monthly plan. Additional data charges will also apply for any external links accessed via these sites.

There are some functions within the Spotify app that may be excluded from the offer and will use data from your plan. These include:

  • Video streaming

  • Album artwork displayed on screen

  • Song downloads

  • Advertisements that the service providers may insert into the app, these can be video ads or banner ads

  • Any analytics sent from the music provider to understand your music preferences and usage

  • Authentication, for example, when the app confirms your login

Most smartphones are set to seek data automatically in the background (e.g. email or other apps). This will use the internet and, in some cases, charges will apply.

In some cases, as per Facebook policy, cached Facebook data takes 24 hours to refresh and therefore users may see chargeable data. To manually clear the cache we recommend uninstalling the app and reinstalling it.

In some cases charges will apply including but not limited to the following:

  • The use of voice and video call features

  • External links in newsfeed, timelines, walls, etc

  • External URLs in comments, messages, etc

  • Links to applications

  • Links to external advertisements

  • Enabling or navigating to features that rely on location services

  • Facebook features that navigate you out of the site and/or application such as "Get Directions", "Buy Tickets", etc. and/or importing contacts from an external email domain, clicking on a user's clicking on a user's email address and so on

  • Background camera app usage on Facebook

  • Pages Manager apps on Facebook

  • Using the Opera browser on Facebook or Twitter on your mobile device

Standard data charges apply after the Socialiser 1GB has been used up. If you have data included in your plan, this will be consumed first then casual data rates after that

Socialiser only works with official Android (2.1+ or later) and iOS (4 or later) operating systems

Only available to Spark consumer customers. Offer excludes Spark Business and Spark Digital customers

Customers who are on “Socialiser for the life of your plan” offer: You can only have one Free Socialiser subscription per line. We may decide to stop providing any or any part of our Pay monthly plans and Prepaid packs to you. If we do this, Socialiser may no longer be available to you. We will try to tell you at least one month before we stop providing the service. We may do this by sending you an SMS, emailing or writing to you, calling you or by putting a notice in major daily newspapers.