General terms of the rental agreement
Rights of the hirer
The hirer will receive a vehicle that is clean, maintained and in excellent technical condition upon the start of the rental period.
He/she can add up to two other drivers for no extra charge to the rental agreement.
The hirer has the right to take the vehicle to the countries specified in the rental agreement.
The hirer does not have the right to grant the right to use the vehicle to a third party not stated as a driver in the rental agreement. The hirer does not have the right to have the vehicle repaired at an establishment that does not possess a licence for maintaining rental vehicles. All technical problems not caused by the hirer will be fixed free of charge at a licenced workshop.
Obligations of the hirer
The hirer will use the rented vehicle under the terms and conditions of the rental agreement.
The hirer will use the rented vehicle and accessories prudently.
The hirer will only use designated fuel for the vehicle.
The hirer will notify the lessor of a traffic accident or theft of the car without delay.
The hirer will return the vehicle at the time and to the place stated in the agreement.
Upon return of the vehicle, the fuel tank of the vehicle must be filled up and the vehicle must not require extra cleaning.
Liability of the hirer
The hirer is liable for any damages caused by his/her fault and not covered by insurance. The amount deductible from the Casco insurance is 400 euros.
If the hirer drives the vehicle under the influence of alcohol, the insurance company has the right not to compensate for the damage caused. In such a case, the hirer is fully liable for the damage caused.
If the vehicle is stolen, the hirer is obliged to hand the car alarm device and the key over to the lessor. Failure to do so may result in the refusal by the insurance company to compensate for the damages caused by the theft and will impose the liability for compensation on the hirer.
The hirer is liable for the payment of parking fines during the rental period.
Obligations of the lessor
The lessor is obliged to hand over a clean and maintained vehicle to the hirer with a full tank of fuel at the agreed time and place.
Rights of the lessor
The lessor has the right to designate a specific establishment for repairing the vehicle.
The lessor has the right to terminate the rental agreement unilaterally if the hirer uses the vehicle in bad faith, infringes laws or does not comply with the rental agreement.
Non-compliance and payment
The hirer will pay for the rental period at the beginning of the rental period.
The hirer will make a deposit of up to 200 euros (generally 100 euros). The amount will be specified in the agreement.
The lessor has the right to deduct damages caused by the hirer from the deposit (including for unfilled fuel tank, cost of extra cleaning, damage caused to the vehicle or the accessories). If the deposit will not cover costs incurred to the lessor, the hirer will cover the respective costs.
The hirer will pay all parking fines imposed during the rental period. This obligation also applies to the hirer in the case when the fine notice will reach the hirer after the lapsing of the duration of the rental agreement. The hirer agrees to pay all costs related to the recovery of damages caused by him/her.
The accessories of the vehicle and luggage of passengers are not covered under the insurance agreement. The hirer is liable for any damages to accessories of the vehicle and luggage.
The terms and conditions in the vehicle insurance agreement allow the insurance company to refuse indemnification and the hirer will be deemed liable to compensate for damages up to the purchasing price of the vehicle and the damages caused to third parties, if:
– Damage has been caused under the influence of alcohol or narcotic drugs;
– Damage has been caused intentionally or due to serious negligence;
– A statement has not been filed with the police in the event of hijacking, theft or robbery of the vehicle;
– The doors, windows, roof hatch or other openings were not closed and locked or the anti-theft devices were missing, not working or not switched on;
– The hirer fails to hand over the alarm remote control and key, except in cases where the key and alarm remote control were stolen from a locked building and a statement of burglary had been filed to the police. An entry to a building is deemed a burglary if the constructions or locks of the building were damaged in a way enabling the detection of clear traces of forced entry.
If the hirer passes the vehicle on to third parties, the hirer is liable for all damages caused to the lessor or to third parties.
The hirer notifies the lessor of any serious technical problems with the vehicle. The hirer will not use the vehicle if a warning sign prohibiting further driving has been lit on the dashboard.
The lessor has the right to deduct damages caused by the hirer from the deposit.
In the event of losing the alarm remote control or key, the hirer pays a contractual penalty in the amount of 200 euros for each item unreturned.