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Before Rental

 

 

  1. A valid full driver's licence for the main driver and any additional drivers showing a current residential address in English. If not in English, an International Driver's Permit or official translation must accompany your driver’s licence.
  2. A valid credit or debit card in the name of the main driver, matching the relevant Driver’s Licence   
  3. A passport if you are not an Australian resident 

If using a debit card, you are required to provide a second form of acceptable identification in addition to your driver’s licence.  For example, utility or phone bill (with matching address), bank statement (with matching address), passport or a credit card matching the main driver information.

Payment by debit card is not available on all vehicle types.

In New Zealand, you will need to present:

  1. A valid full driver's licence for the main driver and any additional drivers showing a current residential address in English. (If not in English, an International Driver's Permit or official translation must accompany your driver’s licence).
  2. A valid credit or debit* card in the name of the main driver, matching the relevant Driver’s Licence   
  3. A passport if you are not a New Zealand resident 

If using a debit card you are required to provide a second form of acceptable identification in addition to your driver’s licence.  For example, utility or phone bill (with matching address), bank statement (with matching address), passport or a credit card matching the main driver information.

Payment by debit card is not available on all vehicle types.

Pre-authorisation amount

AU credit card

AU debit card

NZ credit & debit cards

Passenger vehicles

$200

$500

$200

4WDs and people movers

$500

$500

$200

Prestige vehicles

$500

Not Applicable  

$200

  1. Basic Cover: This is included in the price you pay for all bookings. If there is damage to the vehicle, theft of the vehicle or third party loss during your rental period, you will be required to pay an amount up to the basic Damage Liability Fee (DLF) amount, even if you have travel or car rental excess insurance. Basic Cover does not cover you for damage to the Vehicle’s windscreen, headlights, wheels or tyres.
  2. Medium Cover: You can reduce the basic Damage Liability Fee (DLF) amount if there is damage, theft of the vehicle or third party loss.
  3. Premium Cover: The highest reduction to the basic Damage Liability Fee (DLF) amount if there is damage, theft of the vehicle or third party loss.

Windscreen, Headlights and Tyres Cover, Snow Cover, Unsealed Road Cover and Roadside Assistance can also be purchased at the start of the rental.

  1. Europcar Rental Agreement - This will detail your Damage Liability Fee (DLF), any  kilometres restrictions, compulsory charges and optional extras you have selected at the counter. 
  2. Europcar Rental Terms and Conditions 

Europcar Australia Rental Terms and Conditions: www.europcar.com.au/terms-and-conditions

Europcar New Zealand Rental Terms and Conditions: www.europcar.co.nz/terms-and-conditions