All drivers must have a current full licence and be aged 20-years and over. A current overseas licence is acceptable if written in English, otherwise we require a current International licence.
24 hours from time of pick-up. Additional time is charged at 25% of the daily rate per hour extended.
Goods and Services Tax (GST) of 15% is included in all fixed daily rental rates.
Comprehensive insurance is provided free of charge with an excess (deductible) applicable as follows:
People Movers (MPVs)
10 Seater Minibuses, Cargo Vans, Utes and Furniture Trailers
10-11m3 and 15-16m3 Box Body Trucks
Transit Cargo Vans, 12 Seater Minibuses, 20-21m3 and 28-30m3 Box Body Trucks
We require a deposit of NZ $100.00 (or full rental amount if less than NZ $100.00) when we confirm a reservation. This deposit is non-refundable in the event of cancellation but is transferable to another truck or van rental within 12 months (if USAVE is advised at least 24-hours before the rental is due to commence).
Payment is to be made at the commencement of the rental by either cash, EFTPOS or debit/credit card. A bond is required for all rentals (NZ $500.00) and refundable on completion of the hire. This may be either a cash deposit or signed credit card voucher (Visa debit cards are accepted and can be used for our bond payment NZ $500.00). All 12-seat minibus rentals require a credit card for our security bond.
Our airport depot is available for vehicle pick ups from 7.00am and for flights scheduled to arrive by 5.30pm, 7-days. After hours service available on request. Free pick-up and drop-off from airport motels/hotels is also available.
Vehicle return to City depot: NZ $40.00.
Our downtown depot is open 8.00am – 5.00pm, 7-days. Free motel/hotel pick-up and drop-off within the central city area. After hours drop off facility is available on request.
Vehicle return to Auckland Airport: NZ $40.00.
Pick-up and drop-off is direct from our agent depot in central Palmerston North less than 10 minutes (and approx. NZ $12.00) by taxi from the airport.
Airport pick-up is available for NZ$10.00; drop-off no charge (shuttle service less than 5 minutes, 8.00am – 5.30pm). Free pick-up and drop-off from airport motels/hotels is also available. After hours arrival service available on request – vehicle collection from our partner the Airport Gateway Motor Lodge, Cnr Roydvale and Memorial Avenues – www.airportgateway.co.nz.
After hours vehicle returns direct to airport: NZ $30.00.
Our agent is open 7.30am – 5.30pm Monday to Friday and 8.00am – 5.00pm Saturday and Sunday. Motel/hotel pick-up and drop-off service within the central city area NZ$10.00.
Vehicle collection at the airport NZ$19.00; airport drop off NZ$19.00.
Refunds are not usually granted for early return and are only provided for in exceptional circumstances at the sole discretion of Management. We require 48-hours notice for any refund claim to be considered.