Thrifty Terms and Conditions

The below T&Cs (including prices and taxes) may change without notice.

Price Inclusions

  • G.S.T.
  • Stamp duty
  • Basic insurance cover (LDW) for cars (not specialty vehicles, 4WD's, people movers, luxury cars) with an excess of $2925 NZD - $3375 NZD. Excess reduction insurance can be purchased at the time of pickup.
  • Signified kilometre amount (generally unlimited).
  • Vehicle Registration
  • One way fees if applicable
  • Airport taxes and surcharges if applicable.
  • All vehicle fees related to the booking, eg. all recovery fees, premium location fees,Vehicle drop fees, corporate location fees wherever applicable.

Price Exclusions

  • Excess reduction insurance. It can be purchased at arrival for $24NZD per day plus GST.
  • Child Seats or booster seats can be purchased at pickup. Child seats are $30NZD per rental.
  • Extra kilometre travel (if your rental is limited).
  • If driver age is between 21 and 24, an additonal age surcharge applies.
  • GPS can be hired from Auckland, Wellington, Picton, Christchurch at $11.25 including GST per day . GPS are subject to availability and can not be guaranteed. The cost of the GPS unit is capped at 10 days per 30 day rental.
  • Any extras signed up for upon arrival, eg. vehicle snow equipment.
  • A credit card surcharge may apply.

* All extra add-ons will attract additional percentage taxes and surcharges.

Payment

Thrifty New Zealand welcomes payment by credit cards, debit cards, cash or eftpos. Thrifty accepts Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Diners Club cards. The credit card or debit card must be in the name of the authorised renter.

Age/Driver

The minimum rental age is 21 years. There is no maximum rental age. All intending drivers must present a valid full national driving licence. A current International Driving Licence must accompany driving licences issued in a language other than English. No surcharges apply to additional drivers.

Child Safety Seats

Booking price does not inlcude any child seats. Child seats can be purchased upon pickup for approx. $30NZD plus GST per rental.

Street Directories and Maps

GPS can be hired from Auckland, Wellington, Picton, Christchurch at $11.25 including GST per day . GPS are subject to availability and can not be guaranteed. The cost of the GPS unit is capped at 10 days per 30 day rental.

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