Membership Levels and Benefits

The information below outlines the different membership types and benefits.  Full details to be provided on request.  For more information and interest in becoming a member/associate please contact


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 travel distribution systems including travel technology companies, GDS, OTA, CBT, and brokers.

Terms: Full compliance with all elements of the Association and Code of Conduct


  • Per Member voting rights
  • Major decision making role
  • Attendance at all meetings & AGM
  • All materials, Codes, Image Cloud, standards and training materials etc
  • Link to company own website

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


A Company which does not typically own or operate as a car rental company, but which has interest in the European Car Rental industry including Car rental brokers, GDSs, Travel Technology companies, OTAs and the Vehicle with Driver Service Industry (VDSI) representatives.   This can also include smaller local car rental companies who would otherwise not qualify for full membership.

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


  • Attendance and participation at selected meetings 
  • Industry specific meetings and conference calls
  • Specific industry materials including codes, guiedelines, training Materials etc...
  • Input of professional advice
  • Forum to review and discuss industry specific issues

    Examples: Amadeus, Travelport (Galileo and Worldspan), Sabre, Car Rental Gateway,, Blacklane, & Karhoo 

    Honorary Associate

    An Educational Institution, Not for Profit Association, Company/Corporation or individual with an interest in the objectives of ACRISS, the European Car Rental industry and Vehicle with Driver Service industry.

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


    • Attendance at selected meetings and on invitation only
    • Training Materials
    • Input of professional advice

    Examples: BVRLA, LeaseEurope, ACRA, TTGI, IATA & Industry Press