TERMS AND CONDITIONS FOR CAR RENTALS
‘Applicabile for Deductibles Included Rates'
Minimum rental period: 3 days
DAYS NOT USED ARE NOT REFUNDABLE
ALL PARTS OF THE VEHICLE ARE INSURED - with the exception cases of negligence, careless driving and violation of the road regulation code, reported on the Renter's Obligations paragraph.
The rates are quoted in Euro's and INCLUDE:
The rates DO NOT INCLUDE:
Euro 9,20 + VAT 20% per day from 1 to 6 days €51,75 + VAT 20% for weekly rentals (7 days). From 8 days rental onward the cost per day will be calculated 1/7 of the weekly rate.
FOR ALL CAR GROUPS, IN ADDITION TO THE VOUCHER, THE CLIENT MUST BE IN POSESSION OF AT LEAST ONE VALID CREDIT CARD AT THE BEGINNING OF THE RENTAL. NO DEBIT CARD, ELECTRONIC CREDIT CARD OR CASH DEPOSITS ARE ACCEPTED.
DELIVERY & COLLECTION
Delivery and collection is free from all our locations. The vehicle can be delivered to the clients accommodation if there is no circulation limits, and the full delivery address and time of delivery must be specified at the time of booking. An additional charge of € 35,65 + Vat 20% for one way will be applied locally for delivery or collection in hotels in any town where there is one of our offices within 30km.
An additional charge of € 80,50 + Vat 20% for one way will be applied locally for delivery or collection in hotels in any town where exceeding the distance of 30 Km from the centre and within 149 km from the city centre.
An additional charge of € 172,50 + Vat 20% for one way will be applied locally for delivery or collection in hotels in any town where exceeding the distance of 150 Km from the centre.
For other destinations € 1,15 + Vat 20% per km will be applied (the kms are intended from our office to the destination requested and back). For delivery or collection in airports after the local office closing (For Noema viaggi reservations 24.00h), additional charge of € 80,50 + Vat per vehicle.
FUEL AND REFUELLING SERVICE CHARGE AND TRAFFIC FINES
All cars are delivered with a full tank of petrol. A refundable deposit of approx. € 150,00 is blocked on the credit card at the start of the hire for possible missing petrol and traffic fines. The deposit will be unblocked if the car is returned with a full tank, otherwise a refuelling charge of € 14,95 plus VAT 20% plus the cost of the missing fuel will be applied and was not charged by any traffic fines.
When returning the vehicle, there is a tolerance of 59 minutes after which one extra days rental (payable locally at our official rates) will be applied.
Car rates are inclusive of a maximum of € 2.582.284,50 per accident covering public liability, property, damage, fire and theft.
For rental of vehicle groups A1/A/B/C/C1/D/E1/F/M1, the minimum driver's age permitted is 21 years old prior to the payment of a daily supplement called "young driver". The cost of the "young driver" supplement is Euro 12,00 + 15% airport or down town fee + 20% V.a.t per day, for a maximum of 10 rental days, to be paid locally as all the supplements. The drivers who has the minimum age of 23 years old for the rental of vehicles groups A1/A/B/C/C1/D/E1/F/F1/M1, can rent these vehicle without paying for any extra supplement. For car groups A1/A/B/C/C1/D/E1/F/F1/M1 the driver must have held a full driving licence for at least one year prior to the rental pick up date. For all other groups, drivers must be at least 25 years old, and have held a valid license for a minimum of three years prior to the rental pick up date. Maximum age for all car groups : 80 years.
Ski racks, child and baby seats, snow chains etc. are available on request at our offices and must be reserved at the time of booking. The supplement will be 39,10 + Vat 20%.
OIL & MAINTANANCE
Money paid for oil, if any, will be refunded if a regular invoice, made out to Sicily by Car S.p.A./Auto Europa is presented. No maintenance or repairs to the vehicle will be refunded unless prior authorisation has been obtained.
TYPE OF CAR
Although every effort will be made to supply the car requested, Sicily by Car/Auto Europa is not able to guarantee a particular model. If the model requested is unavailable, customers will be delivered a model from the same group. If a car from the same group is unavailable, Sicily by Car/Auto Europa will supply an upgrade at no extra cost.
PARTS OF THE VEHICLE NOT INCLUDED IN THE RENTAL COST
Damage to windscreen and glasses in general, tyres, roofs, undersides and interiors of cars, are not included in the rental cost, unless customer decides to purchase the “Additional Services Clause”(see above). In any case, (*) Damages to the tapestry, the interior of the vehicle and mechanical parts of the vehicle (gear, clutch, etc), remain not included in the rental cost (see above).
GPS NAVIGATOR SYSTEM :
(only requestable and to pay locally at Pick up; it is not posssible to reserve the GPS Navigator Syatem through booking office)
It is not possible to give back the GPS in a different office as the pick up office.
Otherwise a penalty will apply of 40,00 eur +20% VAT. (only for Catania, Giardini Naxos, Palermo )
If the return of the GPS will be in adifferent station as: Catania, Giardini Naxos and Palermo
Then the Supplement will be 100,00 + 20% Vat
In case of theft of the GPS, a detailed declaration of the situation must be given at the dropp off office and the driver
will be billed for the sum of € 350,00 + Vat 20%.
In case of loss of the vehicle documents, the client will be liable for a charge of € 50,00 + vat 20%. In case of loss of the vehicle keys, the client will be liable for a charge of € 200,00 + Vat 20%. In case of loss of the vehicle registration plate, the client will be billed for the sum of € 360,00 + Vat 20%.
In case of damage loss or robbering of the GPS navigator system , the client will be billed for the sum of € 350,00 + Vat 20%.
Renter shall drive the vehicle with diligence, keep it and its accessories and/or documents safe, in conformity with the applicable laws in force in Italy and in the countries where the vehicle is allowed to be driven.
The Renter is obliged, due to his inexperience and/or negligence and careless driving or violation of the road regulation code, to compensate the Lessor of all the damages sustained to the vehicle, even if this amount exceeds the deductible limit. All damages caused to the vehicle must be refunded in entirety by the Renter, unless the Renter can prove that they are due to fortuitous events out of his control, except in cases of malice or gross negligence.