Payment Options

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 - Ace Rental Cars don't charge customers any credit card surcharges. 


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 card – A pre-authorisation will be taken on the hirer’s Credit 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.