Hertz 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 with an excess of $2812-50 NZD (excluding tax and surcharge). $3375 for specialty cars, 4WD's or people movers. Excess reduction insurance needs to be purchased separately.
  • 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 and other protection plans which can be purchased for $28.12 per day to lower excess to $0.00 ($33.75 for specialty fleet). Please contact Hertz for further insurance information specialty cars differ in excess.
  • Excess reduction insurance.
  • A Credit card surcharge of 0.8% might be charged.
  • Child Seats or booster seats. Child seats are $40.00 per rental plus GST.
  • Extra kilometre travel (if your rental is limited).
  • If driver age is between 21 and 25, an additional daily age differential charge may apply.
  • GPS $9.95/day*. GPS are subject to availability and can not be guaranteed.
  • Any extras signed up for upon arrival, eg. vehicle snow equipment.

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


When you collect your rental car, a Hertz representative will take an imprint of your credit card authorising a charge of the total value of the rental plus any applicable security bond. Provided that the vehicle is returned undamaged and no additional charges apply (e.g. fuel), this amount will be charged to your credit card when you return the car. Payment must be made by credit card. The credit card holder must be present when the vehicle is collected. Debit cards are not accepted as credit identification at the time of rental.


The minimum drivier age is 21. An additional surcharge per day may apply.

Child Safety Seats

Booking price does not inlcude any child seats. Child seats can be purchased upon pickup for approx. $40.00 per rental plus GST.

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