Vehicles are protected subject to the terms of the agreement and are subject to the following excesses. These excess options are for drivers 21 and over and on ALL vehicle types.
unless We have given Our prior written permission prior to the Start of Rental and it is noted on the Rental Agreement.
All Damage Liability Reduction Packages are subject to the Damage Cover Exclusions in clause 8 and to these Terms and Conditions.
unless You have expressly authorised the charge to Your credit card at an earlier time.
You will be charged the Rental Charges for the Rental Period as booked unless We are able to hire the Vehicle to another customer for an equivalent term and rate. No further refund will be provided should you fail to collect your vehicle.
and extra charges will apply if any of these services are provided at Your request.
You or the Authorised Driver must also report the theft or Accident to the Police.
You and any Authorised Driver:
When You read these Terms and Conditions You will see that there are a number of terms that occur regularly throughout this document. These words or phrases have a specific meaning each time they appear and You should familiarise Yourself with them.
Accident means an unintended and unforeseen incident, including:
that results in Damage or Third Party Loss.
Administrative Fee means a fee of up to $75 including GST for the administrative costs associated with Your rental.
Authorised Driver means any driver of the Vehicle who is approved by Us and who is recorded and signed on the Rental Agreement prior to the Start of Rental.
and for the removal of doubt, any Damage to the windscreen, headlights, lights or tyres that makes the Vehicle unroadworthy is not fair wear and tear.
Damage Excess means the amount, including GST, up to which You must pay Us in the event of an Accident that causes Damage or Third Party Loss or the Vehicle has been stolen.
End of Rental means the date and time shown in the Rental Agreement or the date and time the Vehicle is returned to Us, whichever is the later.
GPS Device means a GPS or other device that is fitted to the Vehicle that has electronic tracking capabilities.
Loss of Use means Our loss calculated on a daily basis at the daily rate shown in the Rental Agreement because the Vehicle is being repaired or replaced if it is written off as a result of an Accident or it has been stolen.
Major Breach means a breach of any of clauses, 2.1, 2.3, 2.4, 2.5, 3.1, 3.2, 3.3, 4.1, 4.2, 4.3, 4.4, 4.5 5.7, 5.8, 5.9, 5.10 or 13.4, 13.5 that causes Damage, theft of the Vehicle or Third Party Loss.
Off Road means any area that is neither a sealed or unsealed road and includes but is not limited to unformed roads, fire trails, tracks, river and tidal crossings, creek beds, beaches, streams, dams, rivers, flood waters, sand, deserts, rocks, fields and paddocks.
Overhead Damage means:
Rental Charges means the charges payable for renting the Vehicle from Us together with GST and any other taxes or levies which are all fully set out in the Rental Agreement.
Rental Location means the location from which the Vehicle was hired.
Rental Period means the period commencing at the time shown in the Rental Agreement and concluding at the End of Rental.
Single Vehicle Accident means:
Start of Rental means the date and time that the hire commences as shown in the Rental Agreement.
Third Party Loss means loss or damage to third party property, including other motor vehicles and any claim for third party loss of income.
Underbody Damage means any damage to the Vehicle caused by or resulting from contact between the underside of the Vehicle and any part of the roadway or any object or obstruction, including kerbs, gutters, speed or road humps, barriers or wheel stops and does not arise as a result of an impact with another vehicle.
Vehicle means the Vehicle described in the Rental Agreement and includes its parts, components and accessories, including the GPS unit.
We, Us, Our, means Bargain Car Rentals Australia Pty Ltd ABN 34 115 153 930.
You, Your means the person, whether it is an individual, a firm, company or government agency that hires the Vehicle from Us and whose name is shown in the Rental Agreement.