JERSEY Reservation Terms and Conditions

Age Limits
Groups 1,A,B,C,F & J : Minimum age limit of 20 years Maximum age of 80 years of age
Group D & G : Minimum age limit of 23 years Maximum age of 80 years of age
If you are not within our age requirements please contact the Jersey office (0800 735 1110) for more details.


Drivers Licence
Renters and additional drivers must have held a full driving licence for a minimum of 12 months.
UK residents must provide a UK licence - an international licence is not acceptable. It is a legal requirement for any non-UK citizen to obtain a UK licence if they are driving in the UK for a period exceeding three months.
New two part UK licences - Customers must present both parts of the new two part UK drivers licence at time of rental. ( old style UK licence still accepted ).
If just the photo ID part of the driving licence is shown then Avis reserve the right to charge £5.00 to contact the DVLA to ensure that the customer is entitled to drive. This service is subject to DVLA opening hours.
An international driving licence is required if the renter or additional driver's licence is of non-roman alphabet ( e.g. Japanese ).
Jersey licences. All Jersey residents hiring vehicles must provide the correct driving licence from the correct authority. Licences produced which are deemed to be outside the local laws will be refused. Jersey residents may be asked to produce a fully comprehensive insurance cover note to hire certain vehicles.


Deliveries
We are able to deliver cars to hotels accross the island from 09.00 with last deliveries at 17.00 free of charge. Unfortunatly we are unable to deliver to private addresses.


Cancellations
Cancellation Protection is available for just 1-3 days £5.00 4 days and over £10.00. If you purchase Cancellation Protection at time of booking and you are unable to honour your booking prior to the collection date, Avis Jersey will refund all charges except the cancellation protection portion.  

Without Cancellation Protection, the following refunds will apply:

28 days before start date of hire                         50% refund

7-28 days before start date of hire                     25% refund

0-7 days before start date of hire                       No refund

No refunds will be given for rentals ended early, late collections, no shows or cancellations made after the rental start date even if Cancellation Protection has been purchased.


Credit Cards
A credit card from a major credit card company will be required for security when renting our vehicle. Avis Jersey does not charge credit card fees.


Additional Driver
If others plan to drive the car, they must be present at time of rental to be added to the rental agreement, subject to presenting a full driver's licence that has been held for at least one year. There will be charge of £3.00 per day to cover each additional driver for the duration of the rental.


Insurance
When you book an Avis rental car in Jersey the price you are quoted includes, by law, the basic insurance needed should you be involved in an accident. This includes legal liability, third party and public liability insurance.
In addition, the rental rates shown also INCLUDE theft protection and collision damage waiver ( CDW ) with a reduced excess. When CDW is not required please contact us for rates.
You can check your excess amount and choose an 'excess waiver' to suit your booked car at time of reserving your car or upon collecting your vehicle.


Excess Explained
In the event of an accident then a sum of money ( an excess ) will be paid by the renter. The insurances which are not automatically included in your Avis car hire ( see optional insurances ) will waive the amount of the excess. These can be purchased locally at the rental station when you collect your car.


Optional Waivers


Collision Damage Waiver
If the rental vehicle is damaged, then this waiver will cover the cost of the excess which applies.

Groups 1, A & B are subject to an excess of £700.00
You may waive this by paying the Collision Damage Waiver @ £7.00 per day.

Groups C, F, G & J are subject to an excess of £800.00
You may waive this by paying the Collision Damage Waiver @ £8.00 per day.

Group D is subject to an excess of £1000.00
You may waive this by paying the Collision Damage Waiver @ £10.00 per day.


Local Government taxes, duties and fees.
License Fee. Vehicle License Fee (£2.00 per day) is included in all rates accessible at www.avisjersey.co.uk. Some other websites quote rates which do not include License Fee so please check.
G.S.T.. Goods and Service Tax of 5% will be added to your invoice when completing your reservation.
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Additional Equipment
e.g. Baby seats and booster seats are available on request at extra cost. Please enquire at the time of booking.


Fuel
All Avis cars in Jersey are supplied with quater of a tank of fuel. The fuel is charged at local island rates. Pre-pay and refill fuel options are available at the time of rental.


Parking / Traffic offences
The renter must pay the appropriate authority all fines and court costs for parking and traffic offences ( including clamping ). If not, the renter will be liable for a reasonable administration charge when Avis has to deal with these offences.


HIRE CARS ARE NOT PERMITTED TO LEAVE THE ISLAND
SHOULD YOU HAVE ANY QUERIES ON ANY OF THE JERSEY TERMS AND CONDITIONS PLEASE CONTACT THE JERSEY OFFICE DIRECT.