Entering a competition with points

Q: I did this survey online and got 5000 points. It can be converted into £50 cash but I took one point and joined a survey and if I win it, I can get £2000 or other prizes. Is it halaal?

A: It is permissible.

And Allah Ta'ala (الله تعالى) knows best.


Answered by:

Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach)