Terms & Conditions


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.

All the vehicles that are reserved, are booked via group. Champion Rental Cars LTD cannot guarantee to provide any specific model or colour of a car. If the speciifc group of car is not available at the date of the delivery for any reason, then Champion rent a car will provide a free upgrade of the group that is reserved.

The luggage capacity given for each vehicle is for information and guide only. The amount of luggages that can fit in a vehicle depends from the size of the luggages and aslo the number of people that wish to occupy the vehicle.

Insurances included in the rates:

– Third party insurance. Coverages are subject to General Terms of the Company insurance contract with its insurer, and accepted by signing the rental contract.
– For bodily injuries per accident, up to 36 350 000 EUR.
– For property damages per accident (excluding rented car), up to 1 220 000 EUR.

-Collision damage waiver (CDW). Full insurance with excess.

-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-D1 there is an excess of 500 euros. If SCDW is chosen then the excess becomes zero. From groups E1-F there is an excess of 900 euros. If SCDW is chosen then the excess becomes 500 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 and J1 there is an excess of 1000 euros. If SCDW is chosen then the excess becomes 500. From groups I1-I2 and J2-J7 there is an excess of 5000 euros. If SCDW is chosen then the excess becomes 2500 euros. 

Driving the car to the Turkish occupied area:

Driving the car to the Turkish occupied area is done at your own risk. The reason for that is because from the moment the lessee cross the border we are not able to provide any kind of insurance or assistance. The lessee can buy a third party limited insurance from the Turkish authorities at the border but that doesn’t cover any damages caused to the vehicle of Champion car rentals Ltd. Therefore anything happen to the vehicle at the Turkish occupied the lessee is hundred percent responsible.

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.
If the driver is under 25 years old then driver must have held a valid driver’s licence for at least 3 years. If thats the case then the driver has to inform Champion rent a car prior of the rental in order for the company to issue an insurance specificly for a young driver. Champion rent a car will not be able to provide the car if that information its not at its knowledege at least 24 hours before the delivery of the car. This specific insurance will cost to the lessee 20 euros on top of the total price.
International driver’s licence is required for non-EU citizens or if the licence is not in Latin letters. 

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.
Please NOTE that there will be no refund for unused fuel

Payments-Deposit-Cancellation policy.
The following credit or debit cards are accepted if the customer chooses “payment on delivery”: Master / Eurocard, VISA, Maestro, AMEX. All the payments of the rental occurs when Champion delivers the car to the lessee. A valid credit or debit card must be presented as a guarantee for the rental(Doesn’t have to be at the drivers-lessee name). 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 just in case the driver breaks the terms of insurance. 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 the customer has made an online payment.

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, interior 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 is not responsible for the adjustment of any kind of child seats.

Champion Rent a Car will not be held responsible for anyone driving under the influence of alcohol/drugs, causing wilful 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. There is no insurance cover in any parking areas unless proof is provided that the lessee didn’t cause the damages and proof of who caused the damages. Insurance will not cover any damages caused to the vehicle if the lessee is unattended from the vehicle unless proof is provided that the lessee didn’t cause the damages and proof of who caused the damages.

Excluded from the insurance is the use of the vehicle for the transport of illegal and dangerous goods. There is no insurance if an unauthorized person drives the vehicle or if the driver of the vehicle doesn’t possess the required license at the time of the event giving rise to claim.
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. Champion rental cars LTD can increase the amount of excess the lessee is responsible if an accident/incident occurs and Champion rental cars LTD deems that the lessee is a very dangerous driver.
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.

In case the Cypriot authorities contact Champion rental cars LTD to provide the necessary information for any ticket/fine that occurred under the responsibility of the lessee then Champion rental cars LTD will charge 50 euros for administration fees the card that was provided from the lessee to Champion rental cars LTD as guarantee for the lessees rental.

Ferrying the car is not allowed.

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!