TERM OF USE
1. RENTAL PRICE
The rental price includes the use of the fully equipped boat, boat insurance exceeding the agreed upon deposit and personal insurance for the crew. The rental price does not cover costs of fuel and other necessities, the fee for the owner's or leaser's crew and other additional services, marina costs and mooring berth.
2. METHOD OF PAYMENT
1. 30% of the rental price upon approval of Contract
2. 70% first charter day.
3. OBLIGATIONS OF THE RENTER
a). The Renter agrees to drive in Croatian territorial waters only. The Renter agrees not to rent or lend the boat to any other person, not to use the boat in any competition(s), not to use the boat for commercial purposes, such as, commercial fishing, sailing or training courses etc., and not to use the boat in unfavorable weather conditions.
b). The Renter is required to observe all Customs and other rules and regulations, to keep a boat log and to operate the boat and equipment with utmost care. If a Skipper is not needed, either the Renter or one of the crewmembers must have a valid boat leader's license in order to handle the boat and must be nominated as Skipper.
c). The Skipper is responsible for all violations of navigation and other regulations, even after the rental.
4. BOAT DOCUMENTS
The Renter will receive all valid documents needed for rental and is required to take proper care of them during the rental period.
5. BEGINNING OF THE RENTAL
„M&I“ is responsible to ensure that the boat is clean and tidy, ready (full gas and water tanks) and fully equipped. During the entire rental period, the boat remains the property of „M&I“ . Prior to signing this Agreement, the Renter is required to inspect the general condition of the boat and to verify the equipment and inventory list. All defects and shortcomings on the boat and equipment not revealed before the boat rental, do not entitle the Renter to demand discount rental prices.
Prior to the rental, the Renter is required to put down a security deposit at „M&I“ in the amount determined by this Agreement (the deposit can be made in cash only). The deposit will be returned in full to the Renter provided that the boat is returned on time, clean and tidy, not damaged and gas tank is full.
7. EXTENDING THE RENTAL PERIOD
If the Renter would like to extend the rental period, the Renter is required to come to the agreed upon final destination and to contact „M&I“ in order to obtain written permission for the new time and destination for the return of the boat.
8. RENTAL CANCELLATION
Should the Renter and his/her crew for any reason cancel the rental after the beginning of the rental period (after boat pick up), „M&I“ will retain the full rental price and charge the Renter for all costs related to the cancellation.
Should the Renter cancel the rental up to 4 weeks prior to the beginning of the rental, Teo-maris d.o.o. will retain 30% of the rental price, while „M&I“ will retain the full rental price if the cancellation is done within 4 weeks of the beginning of the rental.
For all damage done, regardless of the cause, the Renter is required to immediately inform „M&I“ who will notify the Renter on how to rectify the problem. The Renter will be charged for all unauthorized repairs and replacements.
10. RESPONSIBILITY OF THE OWNER
Should the boat be unavailable for any reason not related to the Renter, the Renter is entitled to claim a refund for the part of the rental period that the boat was unavailable. „M&I“ will try to provide a similar or better replacement boat for the same price.
11. RETURNING THE BOAT (CHECK-OUT)
The Renter is required to return the boat to the owner on time at the agreed upon destination. The boat must be clean and tidy, not damaged, and the gas tank must be full. If the boat is not returned on time to the agreed upon destination, the Renter is required to pay three times the regular daily price for each day overdue (each day begun is considered a full day) and to pay „M&I“ related to the late return. The late return can be justified in the case of force majeure provided that the Renter immediately informs „M&I“ . Costs for lost or damaged boat parts and/or equipment caused by the Renter and his/her crew due to negligence and careless operation of the boat will be deducted from the deposit.. Should the gas tank not be full, the owner will deduct the required amount to fill the gas tank from the deposit.
The boat, equipment and crew are insured for all damages and losses exceeding the deductible depending on the type of rented boat. The boat and the boat leader are insured for damages done to a third party. All damages and/or losses covered by the insurance must be immediately reported to „M&I“
13. RESPONSIBILITY OF THE RENTER
The Renter is required to pay the owner for all material and legal costs not covered by the insurance that are the result of the Renters deeds and negligence for which the owner is responsible to a third party. The Renter is particularly responsible in the case of boat confiscation due to unlawful activity. In the case of accident and/or shipwreck, the Renter is required to record the course of events or obtain a written note from the Harbor Master's Office, from a doctor or from other authorized parties, as well as to immediately inform „M&I“ In the case that the boat is missing, confiscated, or driving is not possible or is forbidden by an authorized party or other, the Renter is required to inform „M&I“ and the authorized parties. The Renter is required to check the oil level daily before starting engines The Renter is responsible for damages and losses due to the lack of oil in the engine. Damages caused to parts of the boat under the water level caused by the Renters negligence and careless operation will be charged to the Renter.
14. LOSS OF PROPERTY
„M&I“ is not responsible for the loss and/or damage to the Renters or third party's property placed on the boat, By signing this Agreement, the Renter renounces claims to compensation for this type of losses and damages from „M&I“
For eventual conflicts following from this Contract, both parts will try to solve them by common consent. If so wouldnt be possible the court and the material low of the Republic of Croatia will be determined as authoritative. For the interpretation of this contract the court and the material low of the Republic of Croatia will consider the text written in croatian legaly worthy.