• There is no limit to the number of entries from each school or organisation.
  • Each member can participate in one team per category.
  • Teams are allowed to take part in categories higher than their educational standard, i.e. Primary school students are allowed to take part in Categories B, C, D or E. Secondary school students are allowed to take part in Categories C, D or E.
  • No member or the family member of the organising committee may participate.
  • The organisers reserve the right to amend the rules and regulations. However, all teams will be informed of such changes 4 weeks prior to the start of the competition.
  • The judges’ decisions are final. Judges’ discussions are strictly confidential. The organising party reserves the right to revoke any prizes awarded should there be evidence of regulation violation.
  • Registration fees are refunded only if a letter of notification to withdraw is received before 31 Jan 2018.
  • Participants registered under a school must be a full-time student at the point of competition.
  • Home-schooled participants and teams consisting of students from different schools should register as “Independent teams”.
  • Participants will be notified upon successful registration within two weeks of the registration deadline. The decision made by the SAFMC organising committee is final, and is subject to the availability of the competition schedule and logistics support.