Terms & Conditions for Apollo Car Hire


FREE Inclusions!
– FREE Unlimited Kilometres for all hires with Apollo!
– FREE 24 Hour Roadside Assistance Australia wide
– FREE maps/street directory and local area information provided
– GST included in all rates quoted
– No extra charge for additional drivers!!
– No extra fees for drivers under 25 years!!

Driver’s Licence and Minimum Age
A current and full motor vehicle driver’s licence is required. If the driver’s licence is not in the English language then an international driver’s licence is also required. An accredited English translation will be accepted in lieu of an international driving permit. The driver’s licence must have been held for at least two years and be valid for the whole length of the rental. The original driver’s licence must be shown at time of pick-up when the driver is present.

Rental Duration
Rates are calculated on a 24-hour period.

Payment
A booking deposit of $100 will be charged to your credit card on confirmation of your booking. The balance of the rental is paid on pick up. Payment can be made by Visa, MasterCard or American Express. Credit card fee of 1.75% applies for Visa and Mastercard, and 4.5% for American Express).

Travel Restrictions
Vehicles can only be driven on sealed roads. Interstate travel available at no extra charge except for NT/WA.

Protection Package
The Vehicle is insured for damage to it or damage to the property of a third party. The renter is responsible up to the amount of the applicable Liability (Standard Liability of $2000 applies or Liability Reduction to $250 by paying additional $18 per day) for the cost of such damage to third party property, or to the rented Vehicle.

Bond
A Bond is payable to agent by an open signed credit card imprint with an authorisation obtained for the amount of the chosen Liability option. The Bond is fully refundable when the vehicle is returned to the correct location on time, is full of fuel and all other terms of the Rental Contract have been complied with. If there is damage to the vehicle on its return, the Bond will be used to cover the cost of such damage up to the amount of the relevant Liability. The credit card holder must be over 21 years of age, and must be present upon collection of the vehicle.

Branch Locations and Transfers
Vehicles are to be collected and returned to our branches. In Australia, transfers to and from the depot (from the airport or city) are not included in the rental price. In New Zealand we offer free transfers between the branch and the airport. The Apollo branch locations are as follows:
Adelaide – 969 Port Road, Cheltenham – taxi fare from airport approx AU$18
Alice Springs – 40 Stuart Highway (Cnr Smith St), Alice Springs – taxi fare from airport approx AU$30
Brisbane – 698 Nudgee Road, Northgate – taxi fare from airport approx AU$15
Cairns – 432-434 Sheridan Street, Cairns – taxi fare from airport approx AU$8
Darwin – 75 McMinn Street, Darwin – taxi fare from airport approx AU$20
Melbourne – 11 Mareno Road, Tullamarine – taxi fare from airport approx AU$15
Perth – 266 Great Eastern Highway, Belmont – taxi fare from airport approx AU$10
Sydney – 182-196 O’Riordan Street, Mascot – taxi fare from airport approx AU$10
Auckland – 20 Verissimo Dr, Westney Industry Park, Mangere, Auckland
Christchurch – 2 Export Avenue, Harewood, Christchurch

Branch Hours:
Branches open 8am to 4:30pm with the following exceptions:
– Branches will be closed Christmas Day, New Years Day and Good Friday.
– Between 01 December 2006 to 31 march 2007, these Apollo branches will be closed as follows:
Alice Springs – Sundays
Darwin – Saturdays and Sundays

Cancellation Fees/Early Return
If cancelled less than 7 days prior to pick up – 50% of Rental
If cancelled on the day of pick up or no show – 100% of Rental
There is no refund for late pick up or early return of vehicle.