Ace Rental Cars accepts the following methods of payment for the rental of vehicles;
- Cash (New Zealand Dollars ONLY)
- Australian EFTPOS
- Debit Visa/Mastercards*
- All major credit cards*
- Pre-payment vouchers from approved third-party agents
*Credit card surcharges apply. See Below
For all in-branch payments a credit card surcharge of 1.35% applies when payment is made by Visa, MasterCard, and Unionpay. For Amex and Diners Cards a surcharge of 2.97% applies.
Online payments made in full are not subject to these fees.
Online payments are processed over secure connections using the services of Direct Payment Solutions.
All hire’s require a security bond to cover the liability in the event the vehicle is damaged. This may be done by either of the following methods;
- Credit Card – Credit / Debit Card – A pre authorisation will be taken on the hirer’s Credit / Debit card which will ‘freeze’ The amount of the pre-authorisation will be equal to the amount of the liability carried on the vehicle, in-line with the selected CDW option.
This authorisation will be released by the customers issuing bank in accordance with their own terms & conditions, on conclusion of the rental period.
- NOTE: Cash or EFTPOS payments will NOT be accepted as security against the hire of a vehicle.
All online bookings require a non-refundable 10% deposit to be taken.