Peugeot Open Europe

 

Peugeot Open Europe Tax-Free Leasing Program

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Discover the best of Europe behind the wheel of a Brand new Tax-Free Peugeot.  The Peugeot Open Europe program is specifically designed for non-European residents wishing to holiday in Europe.

The Peugeot Open Europe program allows you the opportunity to take temporary ownership of the latest Peugeot model, registered in your name for durations between 21 and 175 days (90 days for all travel into Portugal). (35 Days Minimum lease period for the Expert Tepee models).   At the end of your contract period, simply return the vehicle to one of the many Peugeot depots located across Europe and your responsibility ends there.

It is a great, very cost effective alternative to car rental. Freedom to travel from country to country, providing it is within a nominated insured country, without the restrictions, fees or surcharges that you get with a hire car.

The Benefits of Peugeot Leasing:

  • The Peugeot is fully insured with no insurance excess payable in the event of an accident or theft
  • A brand new Peugeot car and model is guaranteed, unlike car hire where it is “or similar”
  • The fleet is predominately Diesel models so you’ll save on fuel costs as diesel is cheaper than petrol
  • Travel is permitted in to most countries in Europe including Eastern Europe
  • The paperwork is completed in Australia so time is spared when you arrive at the collection point

Peugeot Rates Include:

  • BRAND NEW tax free left hand drive Peugeot.
  • Unlimited Kilometres.
  • No Insurance Excess to pay.
  • Full Vehicle Insurance cover including third party liability and theft protection.
  • Full factory warranty.
  • Personal Accident Insurance (PAI).
  • 24 hour Peugeot Assistance (conditions apply).
  • Free Additional drivers (conditions/restrictions apply).

All Peugeot vehicles are left hand drive and equipped with Air-conditioning, Anti-lock Braking System (ABS), Electronic Stability Programming (ESP), Power Steering, Cruise Control, Central Locking, MP3 Compatible, Electronic Front Windows, Electronic Anti-Theft Device, Bluetooth, USB & Jack Plug, and Safety Jacket & Triangle. All wagon models have luggage covers.

To Qualify, All Drivers Must:

  • Reside outside of the European Union.
  • Stay in the European Union for no more than 185 days in any consecutive 12 month period.
  • Not carry out any activity for gain during your stay (No working visas allowed).
  • Must be an Australian Resident.
  • Minimum age of 18 years with full Australian driver’s licence (provisional licence not accepted).

Note: International drivers permits are compulsory in certain countries

 

Q. Do Peugeot provide safety equipment required by individual countries?
A. No. It is the responsibility of the client to ensure they have the adequate and necessary items required. The laws and requirements vary between countries. Peugeot cannot predict where each client will travel and therefore leave it to the client to investigate and purchase.


Q. Will a reflective jacket and breakdown triangle be provided in the Peugeot vehicle?
A. All Peugeot deliveries will be provided with a security kit which includes a reflective jacket and triangle. Peugeot Sodexa will charge the client’s credit card EUR25 should the item/s not be returned with the vehicle.


Q. What tyres do Peugeot vehicles come with?
A. All vehicles are fitted with standard tyres prior to leaving the Peugeot Sodexa factory. Standard tyres are not suitable for all winter conditions and during certain periods of the year. In some countries it is a requirement by law that all vehicles are equipped with winter tyres between November and March. Peugeot Open Europe does not lease or sell snow ‘winter tyres’. It is the client’s responsibility to purchase the appropriate ‘winter tyres’ whilst overseas and have them fitted and removed at an authorised Peugeot dealer. Snow chains can be prepaid  prior to departure and supplied by Peugeot Sodexa at time of collection, however they are not suitable for highway driving.


Q. Does the Peugeot vehicle come with a spare tyre?
A. Only certain vehicles come with a spare tyre. Most vehicles come with a repair kit only.


Q. What transmission type will I receive if my car includes BMP6?
A. BMP6 is a mechanical piloted gearbox often referred to as a semi-automatic transmission.


Q. If I want to extend or change the details of my lease whilst I’m overseas, can I do this through my Australian Travel Agent?
A. No. Extensions or changes are possible however you will need to contact Peugeot Sodexa direct and arrange this with them. All costs will be in Euro and current taxes applied.

Q. Can my friend or relative collect the vehicle for me?
A. No. The vehicle can only be delivered to the registered driver or to his/her spouse or partner. In this second case, the spouse or partner must show the original (and not a photocopy) of a proxy form completed and signed in their name by the registered driver (contract holder). This proxy form must include the phrase: “I authorise my spouse/partner [insert name] to take delivery of and drive my vehicle.” A photocopy of the contract holder’s passport is also required.


Q. Can I have additional drivers and is there a fee?
A. Yes you are able to have additional drivers and there is no additional fee, however there are strict restrictions as follows.

  • Immediate family members may drive the vehicle, however under no circumstance can they take the vehicle across any borders.
  • Immediate family members are spouse/partner, direct descendants and ascendants of the registered driver.
  • The term ‘spouse’ is understood in the broadest sense and may apply to a cohabiting partner or civil partner, provided that proof of this relation is provided.
  • All additional drivers must comply with all requirements of the lease.

Q. How do I purchase the emission sticker that is required in certain parts of Germany?
A. These can only be purchased at the Peugeot dealerships in Germany. Simply show the registration papers that you are given at the start of the lease and the dealer will provide you with the emission sticker. The cost is approximately EUR8.

 

Q. What happens if my vehicle is stolen or I have an accident?
A. Detailed information is available in the Peugeot Assistance (Emergency) Guide which is supplied in your vehicle. You need to follow the same procedure as you would at home. Contact the police, fill out an accident report form. You must contact the Peugeot Customer Assistance Team as soon as possible and follow their instructions. Keep any documents relating to the accident and fax the document to Peugeot Assistance. In the event of your vehicle being stolen once you have notified Peugeot, the promissory note amount will not be invoked.


Q. If I have to return earlier for any reason can I do this, and am I entitled for a refund?
A. Yes, you can return the car early providing you’ve called Peugeot to let them know. No refund for unused days or early return of the Peugeot Vehicle will apply.


 

Q. Can I purchase the Peugeot car after my lease has finished?
A. Yes, you have the option of buying the TT vehicle for yourself or a family member subject to advantageous conditions given the duration of use under the Temporary Transit formula. Peugeot Open Europe will take care of customs clearance for re-registration in mainland France only. For further details, please contact Peugeot Open Europe at least 21 business days before the expiration of your contract.