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ia Ora and welcome to the start of your journey. Please use the form below to select your car and supply us with the information we need. We will respond to your request within 24 hours of receipt, or if you prefer, you call us now (on one of the numbers at the bottom of this page) for a chat with one of our human beings.

A valid credit card is required to secure your booking. No charge is made against the card, it is simply held as security to ensure you turn up on the agreed day that your vehicle has been held for.
There is no cancellation charge if you notify us seven days prior to pick up. Cancellations within seven days of pick or in the event of NO SHOW, a NZ$100 fee will apply to the saved credit card to recover costs. Full payment is required on collection of your vehicle.

Rental Requirements

Minimum hire age is 21 years except specialty vehicles which has a minimum hire age of 25 years. All hirers must hold a current, full and unrestricted New Zealand driver’s licence which has been held for at least one year, OR a current international licence must accompany any driver’s licence presented in a language other than English. All drivers must be listed on rental agreement. Minimum hire period applies to all vehicle types, please check details under specific vehicle requested.

Rates

Rates are based on a 24 hour hire period and include unlimited km, comprehensive vehicle insurance and GST (New Zealand Government Goods & Service Tax of 15%) except some specialty vehicles* Please check details under specific vehicle requested.

*Specialty Vehicles – Rates are based on a 24 hour hire period and include 150km free per day. Additional km will be charged at .35c per km travelled, calculated on return of vehicle, including GST (New Zealand Government Goods & Service Tax of 15%).

Fuel

Fuel is not included in the daily rate. Each vehicle is supplied with a full tank of fuel, which is refilled at the hirer’s expense on return. If the vehicle is not returned with a full tank, the hirer will be charged for the fuel required to refill the tank plus any applicable charges. Please ensure the correct fuel type is used when refueling vehicles, in most cases this will be ‘premium’ fuel unless otherwise specified. Failure to use the correct fuel type when refueling can result in damage to the vehicles engine.

Insurance

Comprehensive vehicle insurance is included in the daily rate. The hirer is responsible for the insurance excess of NZ$2,500 which applies to all vehicle types.  This can be reduced to NZ$500 by paying an additional NZ$25 per day of hire. Sorry, but there is NO option to waiver or reduce the excess amount on our specialty vehicles. All hirers must provide valid credit card details which will be held as security against the excess on commencement and for the duration of hire. We strongly recommend visitors to have personal travel insurance which includes the provision for rental vehicle excess cover.

Late Charges

Late pick up or drop off charges may apply.

Drop Off | Pick Up

We offer a personalised service and can arrange delivery to your motel/private accommodation or lodge within the Christchurch and Queenstown airport precinct, subject to prior arrangement. Contact us to secure a booking for your next hire now.

Payment

We accept Cash, Visa or MasterCard credit cards only* (Diners Club, American Express or debit cards will not be accepted). No deposit is required however a valid credit card is required to secure your booking, full payment is required on pick up. Cash will not be accepted or held for insurance excess purposes, a valid credit card must be used. Credit card details are held on file for any traffic infringements or extra charges incurred during the period of hire. A NZ$100 fee will be charged if cancelled within seven days of pick up or in the event of NO SHOW.

Rental Agreement
Our full rental agreement and terms and conditions (link below) must be signed at the commencement of hire and includes the New Zealand Land Transport Authority’s legal requirements.

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We aim to please and like to offer good old fashioned service. We will respond to your request within 24 hours of receipt, alternatively call us now for a chat with one of our human beings.

Office hours are 08:30 – 17:30 Mon-Fri.

phone

Cell Ph + 64 274 319 026
Free call within NZ 0800 225 600
Free call within AUS 1800 079 155

email

cars@nztc.com

head office

64A Waterloo Rd, Hornby
Christchurch 8042

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