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Affordable protection

The challenges New Zealand roads provide are diverse and often unforeseen, and investing in damage excess reduction is a popular option for many of our customers.

Reduced risk cover markedly reduces the accident excess you will be liable for should any damage occur to the vehicle you rent. This cover is affordable and effective – it’s a good option for those wanting to balance their carefree travel with common-sense protection.

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Rates for our standard fleet (ECAR to FCAR) are $29.90 per day. This payment reduces the excess to $345. Rates for our specialty fleet (IFAR to UFMR) are $35.65 per day. This reduces the excess payment to $575. You will be fully liable for any damage to the vehicle and any third party property if the terms and conditions of the rental agreement are breached.