Terms & Conditions

Excluded from the insurance is the use of the vehicle for the transport of dangerous goods. All insurance cover as part of the rental contract will become void, in particular, if an unauthorized driver has used the vehicle or if the driver of the vehicle does not possess the required driver’s licence at the time of the event giving rise to claim.
Any use of the vehicle in a dangerous manner or illegal purpose or when it is damaged or unsafe is prohibited.
Turkish part of Cyprus (Northern Cyprus): You may take the car to the Turkish part of Cyprus, but please be aware that insurance companies do ΝΟΤ offer any cover there. The car will only have a third party, limited insurance that is arranged by the north side’s authorities at the official checkpoints.
Driving to the north part of Cyprus is done entirely at your own risk.

When we receive a reservation, the reservation is pending until the reservation team asses it. As soon as possible you will receive an email with the acceptance or rejection of the reservation. If the reservation is accepted then you will receive an email with the information of where to meet and how. If the reservation is rejected we will provide the reason of rejection.

Payments-Deposit-Cancellation policy.
The following credit or debit cards are accepted: Master / Eurocard, VISA, Maestro. A valid credit or debit card must be presented as a guarantee for the rental. We may preauthorize or take a deposit in either card or cash form just in case the terms and conditions of the rental are broken. The amount of the preauthorization or deposit is depending on the group of the car requested, the driver’s experience, the amount of days requested and the kind of insurances that are chosen by the driver. Usually the amount of deposit is the excess of the car, if the excess is zero then the deposit will be minimum 300 euros. The amount of deposit will be returned immediately with the same form once the rental is finished (card fees may apply).
Please note that all local payments will be made in Euro. If an online payment is made and the reservation is rejected by us then the customer will receive a full refund from us (card fees may apply).
Any cancellation made more than 24 hours prior to the start of the rental will receive a full refund (PayPal and Card fees may apply). If the cancellation is less than 24 hours then the customer will not receive any refund if he/she made an online payment.

Driver requirements:
Minimum age of driver: 23 years.
Maximum age of driver: There is no maximum age as long as the driver has a valid driving licence and is in good health.
Driver’s licence: driver must have held a valid driver’s licence for at least 3 years. 
International driver’s licence is required for non-EU citizens or if the licence is not in Latin letters. 

 Insurances included in the rates:

– Third party insurance.

-Collision damage waiver. (CDW)

-Fire insurance, Theft insurance, Insurance that covers tires and glasses are included in the SCDW insurance(see below). Please keep in mind that in certain groups of cars even if SCDW is chosen then some minimized excess still applies(see below).

– SCDW. (Super collision damage waiver):From groups A-E1 and F there is an excess of 500 euros. If SCDW is chosen then the excess becomes zero. From groups E2-E3 there is an excess of 900 euros. If SCDW is chosen then the excess becomes 400 euros. From groups G1-G3 and H4 there is an excess of 1500 euros. If the SCDW is chosen then the excess is 700 euros. From groups H1-H3 there is an excess of 1000 euros. If SCDW is chosen then the excess becomes 500. From groups I1-J7 there is an excess of 5000 euros. If SCDW is chosen then the excess becomes 2500 euros. 

Exceptions / exclusions to the All Inclusive Insurance:
Charges for any of the damages written below will be charged directly to the client, the most important of which are the following: Antenna, trays, clutch and gearbox, wheels, oil sump, damage to car lock, door handle, door sill, loss or damage to keys, windshield wipers, interior of the car, spare key and car jack, hubcap, lights, gas cap, warning triangles, damage to upholstery of a car, damages to the roof, damages caused by roof rack and any luggage on it, extreme dirtiness in a car, underside damage, loss of personal belongings in a rented car, mechanical damage due to the negligence of the driver, water submersion or salt-water damage, hail damage, fuel errors, damage to child seats and baby seats, lack of electricity because of forgotten turned on electrical devices, damage or loss of car documents, damage or loss of registration plate, damage or theft of car logo. Champion Rent a Car is not obligated to replace a flat tire or damages in music devices (radio, music player etc.).Towing costs are not covered by any insurance.

Champion Rent a Car will not refund any telephone, taxi or hotel costs. Extension of the rental is subject of availability.The lessee will be responsible for the payment of the wholes day rental plus surcharge should the vehicle not be returned within the agreed time. The lessee is forbidden to proceed to any repairs of the vehicle. The lessee is forbidden to abandon the vehicle for any reason. No refund will be given if the lessee returns the car before the agreed time.
Champion Rent a Car will not be held responsible for anyone driving under the influence of alcohol/drugs, causing willful damage, off road driving, driving without care and attention or damages caused by negligence. Champion Rent a Car do not provide coverage for damages made on unsealed roads. Driving the rental car on or near the Salt Lakes is forbidden. Damage caused by vandalism, in any form, will not be covered by any insurance. Vehicle must not be operated in any race, speed test, rally or contest. Insurances does not cover driver injury or fatality.
The client will accept direct responsibility in respect of such claims. Champion rent a car has the right to deduct/hold from the card/cash deposit of the lessee/guarantor the maximum amount of excess or for parts of the vehicle not covered by the general insurances.

Any unnoticed accident or damage to the vehicle may be interpreted as negligence. This may result in a charge to the lessee.
Local laws govern the terms and conditions of hiring vehicles and the rental contract signed on collection of the car is legally binding to the lessee. Champion Rental Cars LTD has the right to cancel any reservation at anytime that seems necessary in order to protect the property of the company.

Fuel policy:
The car is delivered with petrol and the customer will have the option to choose between bringing the petrol with the same amount or paying the petrol  at the delivery and bring it back as empty as possible.
Should insufficient fuel be left in the car at drop off the customer will be charged for the missing fuel plus a refueling charge. When the pick up location area is different than the return location area then the petrol is payable at the fair market price for petrol per liter. When this occurs the petrol tank at the drop off should be as empty as possible.
Please NOTE that there will be no refund for unused fuel

Out Of Hours Delivery:
Included in Quote.

Out Of Hours Drop off:
Included in Quote.

National one-way rentals:
When you have selected delivery location and option, you will see the available drop off locations. 

International one-way rentals: are not allowed.

Ferrying the car: is not allowed.

Across the border rentals: are not allowed.

You may take the car to the Turkish part of Cyprus, but please be aware that insurance companies do not offer any cover there. The car will only have a third party, limited, insurance that is arranged by the Turkish police at the official checkpoints. Driving to the north part of Cyprus is done entirely at your own risk.
In case of offence against Cross Border & Territorial Restrictions all insurances lose their validity.

By using Champion Rent a Car booking engine you automatically agree to these Terms and Conditions.

Champion Rent a Car reserves the right to alter or modify these Terms and Conditions without notice.

We wish you a pleasant and safe drive!