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You can buy MAXIMA gift cards for 10EUR, 20EUR, 30EUR or a card without a fixed value where you can transfer an amount within 1EUR to 1000EUR. You can replenish this card until it reaches its expiration date.






Terms of use of MAXIMA gift card:

1. MAXIMA gift card can be used by its bearer, when shopping in any MAXIMA in the Republic of Latvia.
2. Replenishable cards purchased before 19.11.2013. are valid for 9 months, however cards purchased after 19.11.2013. are valid for 12 months since the last replenishment. NB! Precise information about a card's validity can be found on the back of the card. You can also check it by MAXIMA cash desk or online, and it is also possible to check the card's balance there.
3. Gift card's amount can be used over several shopping occassions.
4. If the total cost of purchased goods is larger than the total amount on the gift card, you can directly pay the difference yourself.
5. Card's expiration date and its balance can be checked at every MAXIMA register, as well as online (MAXIMA webpage). Also, each time you pay for your purchase with a gift card, you will see the balance and expiry date on the receipt.
6. It is not possible to retrieve a gift card's balance after its expiration date.
7. It is not possible to withdraw cash from the gift card.
8. It is not possible to buy additional gift cards with a gift card.
9. A gift card cannot be used to pay for 3rd party transactions (such as buying prepaid sim-cards, TV activation codes, tickets, paying for bills, insurance, photography and copying services).
10. In case of losing a gift card, it is not compensated, since the card issuer is not liable for any loss of holder's/buyer's goods.
11. When purchasing a MAXIMA gift card, the MAXIMA loyalty program Paldies is not valid, meaning that no MAXIMA currency will be added to the loyalty card and no discount is applicable.
12. Terms of use of electronic MAXIMA gift cards and other additional information can be found on www.maxima.lv or by calling 8000 20 20 free of charge.
13. The company SIA MAXIMA Latvija is authorized to change the terms of use unilaterally and as it finds suitable by posting new terms of use online at www.maxima.lv. In this case the changes in terms of use of MAXIMA gift cards are applicable to the purchaser (presenting), insofar as it does not impair the purchaser's (bearer's) position.

Legal persons can purchase gift cards only if an official order is submitted by writing email to gc-orders@maxima.lv or by calling to +371 67061449.
 

 
Frequently asked questions:
An individual can buy MAXIMA gift card/-s in MAXIMA shops all over Latvia. We kindly ask to inquire about the gift cards at the register. A legal person can purchase MAXIMA gift card/-s by sending an application to gc-orders@maxima.lv or by calling +371 67061440.
 
In MAXIMA shops it is possible to purchase fixed value gift cards of 10EUR, 20EUR, and 30EUR, as well as replenishable gift cards where an amount from 1EUR to 1000EUR can be added.
 
It is not possible to replenish fixed value gift cards.
However, replenishable card can be replenished until its expiration date by: --an individual (buyer, bearer) who pays an amount from 1EUR to 1000EUR directly at MAXIMA cash desk; --a legal person by sending an application to gc-orders@maxima.lv or by calling +371 67061449 and at the end by paying the respective bill.
 
A MAXIMA gift card can be used by its bearer ONLY in MAXIMA shops located in Latvia.
 
Cards purchased before 19.11.2013. are valid for 9 months. Cards purchased after 19.11.2013. are valid for 12 months since the last replenishment.
 
Teh gift card can be used on multiple occassions and does not have to be used up all at once.
 
If the grand total of the purchase is larger than the one of the gift card, it is possible to pay the difference diretly at the register.
 
It is possible to check the balance of the gift card at any MAXIMA register. Each time you pay for a purchase with gift card, both the balance and expiration date will be shown on the receipt.
 
It is not possible to retrieve gift card's balance after its expiration date. The card is electronic and after its expiration date it is blocked in the system.
 
It is not possible to withdraw cash from the MAXIMA gift card.
 
It is not possible to buy additional gift cards with a gift card.
 
A gift card is not meant for paying for 3rd party transactions (such as buying prepaid sim-cards, TV activation codes, tickets, paying for bills, insurance, photography and copying services). If the MAXIMA gift card was given to its bearer by a legal person then it could be that after a request of this legal person or according to the special contract conditions agreed upon when buying the gift card, it is not possible to buy certain product groups with this card, such as alcohol, tobacco. In this case please inquire with the legal person you received the gift card from.
 
Currently it is not possible to pay for the purchases or services in www.e-maxima.lv with gift cards.
 
In case MAXIMA gift cart is lost, it is not renewed, since the card issuer is not liable for any losses of the holder/buyer. If the MAXIMA gift card is lost, stolen or destroyed, in no case will the holder/buyer be reimbursed. The seller does not have to block any MAXIMA gift cards. When purchasing a MAXIMA gift card, the buyer takes full responsibility and risk of card's loss, theft and destruction.
 
When purchasing a MAXIMA gift card, the MAXIMA loyalty program Paldies is not valid, meaning that no MAXIMA currency will be added to the loyalty card and no discount will be received.
 
The transfer of balance from one MAXIMA gift card to another is possible only when it has not reached its expiration date and is not working. In cases like this, please turn to the senior cashier, shift manager or store manager in MAXIMA X shops and to the information desk employee in MAXIMA XX and XXX shops.
 
When and how can I receive MAXIMA currency when paying for my purchase with MAXIMA gift card? Each time when purchasing something in MAXIMA for more than 1EUR, paying for it with MAXIMA gift card and showing the loyalty program's Paldies card to cashier, you will accumulate 1% of the grand total of your purchase on your Paldies card. One MAXIMA currency unit is worth 0,01EUR (1 euro cent).
 
More information about the benefits of loyalty program's card Paldies can be found at: http://www.maxima.lv/paldies_karte/lietosanas-noteikumi-1/
 
​Card must not be physically damaged, it cannot be held next to magnetic or electromagnetic fields, it cannot be subjected to intense temperature fluctuations or kept in too high or too low temperatures. Also, it cannot be subjected to intense exposure to sun or any other light sources, as well as it must not be used with non-standard electronic devices. Contact the responsible employee: turn to the senior cashier, shift manager or store manager in MAXIMA X shops and to the information desk employee in MAXIMA XX and XXX shops.The responsible employee of the shop will check the card's balance and expiration date at the shop's register. If it is technically not possible, employee will contact the main responsible person for gift cards at SIA MAXIMA Latvija's office and will find out the card's balance and expiration date (during working hours each working day from 8:00 till 17:00) and will inform you about the data received.

If it turns out that the gift card that is not working and is officially still valid with a positive balance, please buy a new gift card without fixed value for 1EUR (exchange fee, which you can spend as you wish) and fill in an application form for gift card exchange (ask this from an employee). With this application during working days from 8:00 till 17:00 the remaining balance from the previous, defected card will be transferred to the new card (if the application form is filled in during weekend, then the transfer takes place the next working day).
If you insist that the card has a production defect rather than a technical issue, please make an appointment with a sales specialist in SIA MAXIMA Latvija's office by the address "Abras", Krustkalni, Ķekavas pagasts, Ķekavas novads, LV 2111, during working days from 8:00 to 17:00. The sales specialist will make a technical check at SIA MAXIMA Latvija's IT deparment. If a production defect is found, the gift card will be exchanged to a new one free of charge and any balance left will also be transferred.