What is Fair Wear & Tear & who needs to read this guide

Europcar has consulted with partners in the Freight Transport Association (FTA) and British Vehicle Rental and Leasing Association (BVRLA) to assist in the creation of this guide. The Europcar Fair Wear and Tear Standard defines every aspect of the condition a vehicle should be in when it is returned at the end of a rental period.

Who uses the guide?

The guide is intended to be used by all customers of Europcar renting light commercial vehicles. It is aligned with our Standard Europcar Wear and Tear Policy.

What is the purpose?

Based on industry-wide standards, the guide defines what will be considered as fair wear and tear for light commercial vehicles when inspected upon return to a Europcar location at the end of a rental period.