Membership Types

The table below outlines the different membership types and benefits.

Principal Member

A Car Rental company with rental operations at all or most of the principal International Airports in the European Union and who are distributed through all major GDS

Terms: FULL compliance with all elements of the Association

Benefits:

  • Per Member voting rights
  • Major decision making role
  • Attendance ALL meetings & AGM
  • All materials, Codes etc
  • Link to company own website

Examples: Avis, Budget, Hertz, Europcar. Enterprise, Alamo, National & Maggiore.


Allied Associate

A Company or individual which does not own or operate as a car rental company, but which has interest in the European Car Rental industry and the Vehicle with Driver Service Industry (VDSI)

Terms: Values, supports and promotes the aims and objectives of the Association, all codes, standards and definitions. Complies with VDSI agreed standards.

Benefits:

  • Attendance at selected meetings
  • Training Materials
  • GDS specific meetings with Car Members
  • Input of professional advice

Examples: Amadeus, Galileo, Sabre, Titanium Systems, Blacklane, Taxitender & Karhoo.


Honorary Associate

An Educational Institution, Not for Profit Association, Company or Corporation with an interest in the objectives of ACRISS and the European Car Rental industry, Travel Industry journalist etc

Terms: Values, supports and promotes the aims and objectives of ACRISS

Benefits:

  • Attendance at selected meetings
  • Training Materials
  • Input of professional advice

Examples: IATA, GEBTA, ACRA, Travel Agents, Tour Operators & Industry Press