What is an Affidavit of Eligibility?
When to use an Affidavit of Eligibility:
- You have won a contest of some sort and you have been asked to prove you are eligible for the prize.
- You are sponsoring a contest or sweepstakes and require proof the winner is eligible to win the contest.
Affidavit of Eligibility
I , , , , depose and say that:
I am of legal age in my home territory. My social security number is and my telephone number is ;
I am submitting this Affidavit of Eligibility to , with the understanding that it will be relied upon by in connection with my having been selected the winner of ;
I represent that I am eligible to win ;
I represent that I satisfy all eligibility requirements set forth in the official rules, which I acknowledge having read and understood, and any other requirements imposed by law;
I hereby represent and affirm that I have read, have complied with, and will continue to comply with all the rules, regulations, terms and conditions set forth in the Official Rules;
I have not perpetrated and will not perpetrate any fraud or deception in connection with the contest and have not sought to influence the outcome other than by participating as expressly permitted in the Official Rules;
I have been given a full opportunity to review and analyze the Official Rules. I fully and completely understand all of the terms of this Affidavit and sign it voluntarily, freely, and knowingly.
Oath or Affirmation:
I certify under penalty of perjury under law that I know the contents of this Affidavit signed by me and that the statements are true and correct.
Affidavit of Eligibility FAQs
Where can I get an Affidavit of Eligibility Form for free?
It's quick and easy to get what you need using a free Affidavit of Eligibility template from Rocket Lawyer:
- Make your Affidavit - Provide a few simple details and we will do the rest
- Send or share - Discuss the document with an attorney, if desired
- Sign it - Sign your Affidavit and make it legal
Any Affidavit of Eligibility Form from Rocket Lawyer can be modified to address your particular situation. When you're ready to begin, tap or click on the "Make document" button above. Your Affidavit will be built piece by piece as you enter more information throughout the process.
Do I need to hire an attorney to review my Affidavit of Eligibility?
Writing an Affidavit of Eligibility is typically simple to do; however, you may need advice. Depending on whom you reach out to, some lawyers won't even agree to review your document if they didn't work on it. A more favorable approach would be through Rocket Lawyer attorney services. With a Premium membership, you have the ability to ask for feedback from an experienced lawyer or pose additional questions about your Affidavit. We are always here to support you.
On average, how much would it usually cost for me to make an Affidavit of Eligibility?
The cost of finding and working with a law firm to produce an Affidavit of Eligibility can total anywhere between $200 and $1,000, depending on where you are located and how complex the issue might be. Rocket Lawyer is not your average Affidavit template provider. With our service, anyone under a Premium membership has access to up to 40% in savings when hiring an attorney from our network.
Are there any additional steps that I should be sure to take after writing an Affidavit of Eligibility?
After creating an Affidavit on Rocket Lawyer, you'll be able to get to it on any device. With a Rocket Lawyer membership, you will be able to make edits, download it as a Word document or PDF file, and/or sign it. Each Affidavit of Eligibility Form also comes with a series of instructions for what you should do next.
Does an Affidavit of Eligibility Form need to be notarized or witnessed?
Yes, an Affidavit of Eligibility Form needs to be notarized. Witnesses are not required.