Terms and Conditions




These terms and conditions are effective from the 1st of December 2019.


Last updated: 1st of December 2019.


Terms of use

www.cvlottery.co.uk is owned and operated by CV LOTTERY LIMITED and is made available to you on the following terms and conditions. By using the site and the services available on it you are deemed to accept these terms and conditions and any additional terms and conditions which expressly apply to services and information provided by third parties.



This website is owned operated by CV LOTTERY LIMITED ("CV LOTTERY", “We”, “Our”, “Us”). We are a limited company, registered in England and Wales under company number 11856245.  Our registered office 20-22 Wenlock Road, London, England, N1 7GU.

'Candidate'; 'You' and 'Your' means any person registering with us or purchasing any of our services to assist with your job search.

'Recruiter'; 'You' and 'Your' means any person, company, organization or firm which purchases services from us to assist your recruitment needs.


If you would like to contact us, please use our Contact us form.


Use of the Site

The information and services available on the site are provided for the sole purpose of individuals looking for employment opportunities and for employers seeking to recruit staff. You may use, print and download information from the site for these purposes only. You may not otherwise copy, display, transmit or distribute any material from the site.  All copyright, database rights, and other intellectual property rights in the site and the material available on the site belongs to CV LOTTERY or its third party suppliers. Use of the site does not give you any proprietary rights in such materials. We reserve the right to suspend our Services to you in circumstances where we reasonably believe that you have performed any unauthorized processing of information.

CV LOTTERY will permit the Candidate and Recruiter to access, use and interact with our site subject to these terms and conditions. Any party using this service for any purpose other than those specifically stated in these Terms and Conditions shall immediately be banned from using this site.

We try to ensure continuous availability of the site and all the services available on it but accept no responsibility for the consequences of interruptions or delays, however, caused. All liability of CV LOTTERY, its directors howsoever arising for any loss whatsoever arising from your use of or inability to use the Website and/or the Services is excluded. We may, additionally, alter the design and specification of the site at any time.

In respect of any personal data accessed or otherwise processed by a Customer as a result of access to the site or the Services, the Customer agrees that it shall be the sole data controller of such personal data for the purposes of the Data Protection Act 2018 and, as such, shall be solely responsible for its processing.

Candidates and Recruiters need to be aware that CV LOTTERY does not introduce or supply Candidates to Recruiters (or vice versa). It is recommended that, if you are a Candidate to ensure your suitability for the role advertised or, if you are a Recruiter, to ensure a Candidate's suitability for the role you should undertake the steps set out in The Conduct of Employment Agencies and Employment Business Regulations 2003.

You agree that you shall not use the Website or the Services to transmit or knowingly or recklessly receive (or knowingly or recklessly authorise or permit any other person to receive or transmit) material which is obscene, threatening, menacing, offensive, defamatory, abusive, untrue, in breach of confidence, in breach of any intellectual property right (including copyright) or which may cause anxiety to others including racist or sexist content or material which otherwise violates any applicable law or regulation or code, or which makes excessive demands for bandwidth or contains any virus or which may otherwise impair or harm CV LOTTERY's computer systems or any third party computer system.

Save to the extent possible by law CV LOTTERY does not warrant that our Website or services will operate without error or that the site or services are free from infection by viruses or anything else which has contaminating or destructive properties and CV LOTTERY shall have no liability in respect thereof.

Save to the extent required by law, no representations, warranties or terms of any kind are made in respect of the Website and/or the Services or their contents (including, without limitation, any views or comment made). All information and/or data included in and/or on the Website, the Services and/or in any directory or other listings or information retrieval service made available on or by the Website and/or the Services has been so made available for guidance only. In addition, CV LOTTERY makes no representations or warranties about the accuracy, completeness, or suitability for any purpose of the information and related graphics published in this site. The information contained in this site may contain technical inaccuracies or typographical errors. Your use of such information and/or data is therefore entirely at your own risk. All liability of CV LOTTERY, its directors, employees or other representatives howsoever arising for any loss suffered as a result of your use of the Website and/or the Services is expressly excluded to the fullest extent permitted by law.

Notwithstanding the foregoing, none of the exclusions and limitations in these terms are intended to limit any rights you may have as a consumer under local law or other statutory rights which may not be excluded nor in any way to exclude or limit CV LOTTERY's liability to you for death or personal injury resulting from our negligence or that of our employees or agents.

Our website contains links to third-party websites. These links are provided solely as a convenience to You and not as an endorsement by CV LOTTERY of the contents on such third-party websites. CV LOTTERY is not responsible for the content of linked third-party sites and does not make any representations regarding the content or accuracy of materials on such third-party websites. If You decide to access linked third-party websites, You do so at Your own risk furthermore you acknowledge that CV LOTTERY is not responsible for third party content on the Website and that CV LOTTERY cannot ensure that material presented on the Internet is legal. CV LOTTERY will not limit access to material unless notified that it is illegal. In particular, you acknowledge that CV LOTTERY is not responsible for and does not monitor the content of job postings provided by third parties on the Website. However, CV LOTTERY shall have the right to remove any postings, materials or other items on the Website which it believes may be illegal or which it determines to be inappropriate.

You agree to defend, indemnify, and hold harmless CV LOTTERY, its affiliates, and their respective officers, directors, employees, and agents, from and against any claims, actions or demands, including without limitation reasonable legal and accounting fees, alleging or resulting from (1.) any User Content or other material You provide to CV LOTTERY website, (2.) Your use of any CV LOTTERY Content, or (3.) Your breach of these Terms. CV LOTTERY shall provide notice to You promptly of any such claim, suit, or proceeding.

These Terms will remain in full force and effect while You are a User of CV LOTTERY website. CV LOTTERY reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to pursue all of its legal remedies, including but not limited to removal of Your user content from the CV LOTTERY website and immediate termination of Your registration with, or ability to access the, CV LOTTERY website and/or any other services provided to You by CV LOTTERY, upon any breach by You of these Terms or if CV LOTTERY is unable to verify or authenticate any information You submit to CV LOTTERY website registration. Even after You are no longer a User of the CV LOTTERY website, certain provisions of these Terms will remain in effect. CV LOTTERY may terminate, suspend or deny you access to the Website and/or Services immediately for any reason without incurring any liability whatsoever to you.

Where you are asked to complete a registration form the personal details that you provide must be true, accurate and complete. You agree to notify us of any changes which are relevant to your registration.

Your personal data will be collected and processed by CV LOTTERY in accordance with its privacy policy. You hereby agree to these terms in our privacy policy by your agreement to the terms and conditions of this Agreement.

This Agreement shall be personal to you and you may not assign, transfer, sublet, lease or delegate all or any of your rights and obligations, without CV LOTTERY's prior written consent.

CV LOTTERY reserves the right to assign or transfer all or any of its rights and obligations under this Agreement to any third party. In the event of assignment or transfer, a notification will either be given to you by e-mail or posted on the Website.

Failure or neglect by either party to exercise or enforce any right conferred shall not be deemed to be a waiver of any such right nor operate so as to bar that exercise or enforcement thereof or of any other right on any later occasion.

If any provision of this Agreement or part thereof is determined to be invalid, unlawful or unenforceable, such provision, or part thereof, shall be severed from the remaining terms, conditions, and provisions which shall continue to be valid and enforceable to the fullest extent permitted by law.

This Agreement constitutes the entire agreement between the parties in respect of its subject matter notwithstanding that CV LOTTERY reserves the right to vary this Agreement from time to time (including the services offered by CV LOTTERY). Such changes shall either be notified to you by e-mail or posted on the Website via the logged in candidate or recruiter home pages. Changes in this manner shall be deemed to have been accepted if you continue to use the Website and/or the Services after a period of one week from the date of transmission of the e-mail or newsletter, or of posting on the Website, whichever occurs later.

Any notices from us to you, or you to us, shall be sent by email or first class post to, in your case, the last address that you provided us, and in our case, our registered office, and shall be deemed to have been received five business days after the date of dispatch.

This Agreement shall be governed by the laws of England and Wales and you hereby submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English courts.

Additional Terms for Recruiters

On receipt by us of your submitted information via our online form or email, you will be deemed to have accepted all of these terms and conditions and will be granted access (subject to receiving payment) to our database in accordance with these terms and conditions. You also agree that all of the information you supply to us is correct, truthful and complete. You agree to inform us by email or telephone of any changes to any of the information supplied by you to us. We reserve the right to terminate this agreement in the event that any of the information provided by you to us, is no longer current or accurate or in the event, you are in breach of these Terms & Conditions.

We will take reasonable steps to provide a reliable service to you. However, we cannot guarantee the accuracy or authenticity of any of the CVs stored in our database. You acknowledge and accept that this is beyond our control, and refunds cannot be given in the event of untruthful information being submitted by Candidates.

You acknowledge and accept that all rights to the information provided by third parties are reserved by those third parties and that such information may not be used in any way that infringes any proprietary interests of those third parties. You agree not to disclose any information provided by the Candidates to any third parties, or those not directly related to the recruitment process of the individual(s) in question.

You acknowledge and accept that you will at all times comply with the provisions of current data protection legislation. And you will not, by any act or omission cause CV LOTTERY to be in breach of current data protection legislation.

You acknowledge and accept that you are acting as a data controller for the purpose of current data protection legislation in connection with any personal data obtained in the provision of the Services by CV LOTTERY. It is your responsibility to comply with your obligations as a data controller and to satisfy yourself of the legal grounds for processing any personal data.

CV LOTTERY acknowledges that it will act as a data controller for the purposes of current data protection legislation and that it will comply with its legal obligations in the provision of the Services.

Any personal details which you provide to us from which we can identify you are held in accordance with our Data Protection Registration. You are obliged to have a lawful basis for the transfer of any personal data you provide to us. You agree that you do not object to us using this information to contact you for the purpose of improving our service to you, requesting payment(s), discussing account status, and you confirm that you do not consider any of the above as a breach of any of your rights under the Telecommunications (Data Protection and Privacy) Regulations 1999.

Contacting Candidates via email or other means, for any reason other than recruitment, is strictly forbidden.

You agree not to put excessive load on our servers.

With regards to fixed users, you agree that only these users will have access to the account. If any unauthorized users attempt to access the account, or if the account is accessed from other locations, we reserve the right to cancel your account immediately, without refund.

You agree to deal fairly and professionally with individuals who may respond to an advertisement you have posted and not do anything which may bring CV LOTTERY into disrepute. You will indemnify us from and against any claim brought by an individual against CV LOTTERY arising from your breach of this obligation or any other of these terms and conditions.

We do not guarantee any response to your advertisement or those responses will be from individuals suitable for the job advertised. It is your responsibility to carry out such checks and procedures as are necessary to ensure that Candidates are suitable for the job advertised and have the required qualifications and personal characteristics.

We have rules regarding the content and format of jobs posted on CV LOTTERY. Their purpose is to ensure that users who search the site or the CV LOTTERY database get results which are presented as clearly and informatively as possible. You agree that we may, at our discretion and without liability to you, remove from CV LOTTERY any advertisement which is posted in breach of these rules. The rules may change from time to time and you are advised to refer to them regularly.

1, The job posted must exist in the town advertised unless it is a franchise opportunity (which must be stated in the description).

2. The job title should be specific and be the best description for the role. It must not include locations, salaries or company names, and should not be a slogan.

3. Emails and URLs within job descriptions are not allowed. We will automatically remove these.

4. The description of the role should mention the required skills as well as details describing the role. Contact names should not be mentioned in the job description. Recruitment agencies are only permitted to include the client name that they are recruiting on behalf of once within the description.

5. If the job role offers training and there is a charge for this then the vacancy must state this.

6. Advertisements that discriminate (or appear to discriminate) on grounds of sex, race, age or disability are illegal and may result in proceedings being taken against both the advertiser and the publisher. Advertisements are accepted by CV LOTTERY on the basis that the advertiser confirms that any requirement or qualification which may appear to discriminate illegally is in compliance with any exemption available under the relevant legislation. Notwithstanding this confirmation, if we nonetheless believe that an advertisement may be discriminatory we may at our discretion either amend the advertisement or remove it from CV LOTTERY without liability to you to make any refund of amounts paid or due to be paid in respect of the posting or otherwise and will inform you accordingly.

7. The vacancy should accurately describe the role and not mislead the Candidate; sufficient detail should be included in order for the Candidate to understand the nature of the role and the basic requirements of the role. If a role requires a Candidate to work in multiple locations then the vacancy must state this; if the role is selling a product/service 'door-to-door' then the vacancy must state this; similarly, if the role is a commission only role then this must be stated on the vacancy.

We cannot guarantee the ranking/positioning of your job(s), employer profile on our website

All information provided to you by us is confidential you will not disclose your username and/or password to any persons outside of your company. If disclosure occurs we reserve the right to terminate this agreement immediately and seek compensation. Passwords are for the sole use of the person to whom they are issued. Passwords must be kept confidential and secure. We may deny access to a password if we reasonably believe that it is being used by an unauthorized person or that the user is breaching these terms and conditions. You agree to notify us as soon as reasonably possible in the event that your password is, or maybe, known to any person(s) other than those within your organization. Upon notification of such an event, we will render such a password inoperable and will issue a new password by a mutually agreed method (telephone or email).

Other than through our negligence or wilful default, we shall not be liable for any losses, damages or claims which result directly or indirectly from any person obtaining any passwords that we have issued you. Our total liability to the Customer in respect of any Services is limited to the total amount paid to us during the Contract Term for such Services.

CV LOTTERY acts as an agent and is not responsible for the content of job adverts from different employers/agencies. If you have an issue with a job advert that is not your own, you should deal with this directly and not through CV LOTTERY.

Payment Terms:

You agree to pay the entire balance (in pounds sterling) prior to the commencement of the service. You agree that payments will be made by credit/debit card on the CV LOTTERY website after choosing the required services.

You agree that all the prices are in pounds sterling.

You agree that we may alter the above rates within 14 days of notifying you of such changes, although any changes will not come into effect until the end of your Fixed Term. If you do not wish to continue this agreement with the altered rates, you may terminate the agreement at the end of your Fixed Term.

All prices exclude VAT.

Refunds cannot be provided if the Candidate is not of the desired age, sex, race, or nationality, as these criteria contradict our equal opportunities policy and common decency.

Fixed Product Service Terms:





FEATURED JOB 36 days (except if you Feature a job posting later, the Feature option will expire together with the job listing.)




Recruiter Promotional Draw Terms:

Draws will be made at 10 am on every Monday.

The closing date to be included is Sunday midnight.

You have to be a registered Member and buy a minimum one Featured option to participate.

By “Featured options” we mean: Featured Job, Job of the Week, Employer of the Week and Featured Employer.

The Promotional Draw Prize is the winner’s previous weekly spending on Featured options. (for example, if you buy an Employer of the week Featured option for 49+VAT between Monday 00:00 and Sunday 23:59 and you’re the winner on the next Monday, we will refund this amount for you).

One winner every week.

Membership fees excluded from the prize.

Promotional Prize Draw by CV LOTTERY LIMITED via the website www.cvlottery.co.uk is a free prize draw and as such do not constitute licensable gambling and is not regulated by the Gambling Commission. You agree that you will have no right to appeal to or otherwise involve the Gambling Commission in the event of any dispute and you accept that you are entering into an arrangement solely between your company and CV LOTTERY LIMITED.

We will communicate the Winner on our social media channels, and you will be contacted by email on the registered email.

The Winner will be chosen by a random number generator.

Every registration is a separate entity, so the prize will be only the spending of the winner entity, If you are a recruitment chain with offices countrywide you can not win the total group spending.

Additional Terms for Candidates

You acknowledge and agree that You are solely responsible for the form, content, and accuracy of any CV or material contained therein placed by You on the CV LOTTERY website. You should be aware (subject to the contact details you provide) that you may be contacted directly by Recruiters by email, post or telephone.

CV LOTTERY reserves the right to offer third party services and products to You based on the preferences that You identify in Your registration and at any time thereafter or you have agreed to receive, such offers may be made by CV LOTTERY or by third parties.

The Candidate is liable if they are contacted by the Recruiter without intervention from CV LOTTERY.

CV LOTTERY does not discriminate against anyone registered to or using the CV LOTTERY website. We try to ensure that all possible measures are taken to prevent any vacancies advertised or searches do not discriminate against age, disabilities, gender or race. The search tools in place on the site do not have the functionality to exclude any Candidates with disabilities. It is down to the users themselves to ensure they comply with discrimination laws.

Services and information provided on the site by us and our third-party suppliers are intended to assist in the job seeking or recruitment process. Neither we nor our third party suppliers can guarantee their suitability or prospects of success in any particular case. You should obtain independent verification before relying on information provided on the site in circumstances that may result in loss or damage.

Our liability, and the liability of our third party suppliers, for any loss or damage suffered by you as the result of your use of this site is limited to your actual direct damages and, except in the case of fraud, excludes any loss of future earnings, profit or prospects or any consequential or speculative loss. As required by law, this exclusion does not extend to death or personal injury caused by our negligence.

You understand and acknowledge that You have no ownership rights in Your account and that if You cancel Your account or Your account is terminated, all Your account information from CV LOTTERY, together with your CV will be deleted from our databases within a reasonable time period. Third parties may retain saved copies of Your Information.

CV LOTTERY reserves the right to delete Your account and all of Your Information after a significant duration of inactivity or in the event that any of our terms have been breached by you.

By registering your CV on CV LOTTERY you agree that we may store and show your CV and profile details, to recruiters.

CV Draw Terms

CV Draw by CV LOTTERY LIMITED via the website www.cvlottery.co.uk is a free prize draw and as such do not constitute licensable gambling and is not regulated by the Gambling Commission. You agree that you will have no right to appeal to or otherwise involve the Gambling Commission in the event of any dispute and you accept that you are entering into an arrangement solely between you and CV LOTTERY LIMITED.

Registering your valid email address and uploading your CV the system will generate you a CV NUMBER that gets into the pool of CV NUMBERS from which a random CV NUMBER will be chosen each day. There will be one winner every day.

When the winning CV NUMBER has been drawn, we will communicate on the Main Page in the green board. The Winner is eligible to collect the prize. In order to collect your prize, you must visit the website and press the Claim button before the next draw. The Claim button only appears if you are a winner.

If the Winner miss visiting the website and claiming the prize on the day when the CV NUMBER become chosen, the prize pot will be rolled into the next one. If you miss the time slot to claim the prize for any reason you will not be able to claim your prize. You have a 24 hours time slot to check the result and claim your prize. CV LOTTERY cannot be held accountable for missed winnings due to lateness, forgetfulness, or reminder emails arriving in spam/trash, etc, so remember to check each day to avoid disappointment.

Age & Geographical Restrictions

You must be over 18 and a UK resident to register on this website and play CV LOTTERY.

Draws will be made at 9 am daily.

You can only register once which means you can only have one CV and one email address. If you want to update your CV or any personal details, you can do that in your account. Anyone found trying to duplicate entry or break this rule on any other way will have their entry disabled without prior notice.

CV lottery will notify you about your collected winnings by email.

Successful pot claimants will receive their winnings by PayPal transfer. We will contact you to check if you have a PayPal account or arrange an alternative method of payment.

An email reminder is provided to check the result of the daily draw. Make sure that our email notification is not going into Spam/Junk folders therefore you are not entitled to claim your prize when the time slot ends.

We reserve the right to withhold winnings if we cannot ascertain that the entry is legitimate. We might require proof of ID and Proof of Address.