Live5news.com provides contestants with information about the Live 5 contests. The website features the currently available contests along with the contest entry time frames. Official rules for the contest with detailed descriptions are also available.
As of August 2015, viewers are only able to enter the available contest through the official Live 5 News page on Facebook. After logging into their personal Facebook accounts, contestants can then comment on the Live 5 News post regarding the contest. All Facebook accounts may only submit one entry to the contest. The station automatically disqualifies any inappropriate comments. The station also does not consider sending a direct message to Live 5 News to be an entry.