Please read our Policies to understand the requirements to rent a vehicle with Rent a Car. Also, please visit our Terms & Conditions page to read a copy of our Vehicle Rental Contract.

We offer rental service for young and new drivers, Class 7 N drivers and under age drivers. NOW WE RENT CARS FOR ROAD TESTS.

IF YOU DO NOT HAVE A MAJOR CREDIT CARD OR WITHOUT A CREDIT CARD, YOU CAN RENT A CAR BY PUTTING DOWN A CASH DEPOSIT OR DEBIT DEPOSIT INSTEAD. PLEASE CALL US 1888 689 1231 TO ASK ABOUT RENTING A CAR WITHOUT A CREDIT CARD. *Restrictions apply.

Driver’s License Requirements

Renters and additional drivers must provide a valid, authentic, government-issued driver’s license (class 7/5 or higher) issued from their country of residence. A temporary version of the driver’s license or permit is also acceptable, with supporting ID, when the original license has expired or been lost.The renter’s driver’s license must remain valid for the duration of the rental period.

Acceptable Licenses

  • Valid Canadian license
  • Valid U.S. license
  • Valid People’s Republic of China license
  • Valid International Driver’s license and permit
  • Valid Class 7 (New) N/GDL Driver’s license and permit(FEE APPLICABLE)

Unacceptable Licenses

  • A license that has been altered or damaged
  • Motorcycle license

Age Requirements

Renters must be 18 years of age, or older. If you want to rent a car for a driver under the age of 18, please call us at 1888-689-1231 to inquire. ‘Under Age Fee’ may be applied to your rental if you are between the ages of 18 and 24. Anyone under 21 must buy the collusion and  basic liability.

Deposit Requirements

A deposit will be held as a Pre-Authorization on the renters credit card. Deposit amount varies on type of car.

Rent a Car Vancouver accepts the following methods of rental deposit. When you make a Deposit by cash or debit, we Require is a Valid Picture ID. We accept Debit cards that are issued from outside of Canada. We also accept third party Credit cards. CASH Deposits for rentals are also acceptable.

  • Major Credit Cards -VISA, MASTER CARD, AMEX
  • PRE-PAID ELECTRONIC CARDS
  • CASH Deposit with DEBIT Deposit
  • VISA DEBIT
  • CASH DEPOSIT
  • Foreign-issued Debit credit cards are acceptable.
  • WITHOUT A CREDIT CARD

Payment Methods

The following methods of payment are acceptable: VISA, MASTER CARD, AMEX, PRE-PAID ELECTRONIC CARDS, CASH Payment with DEBIT, VISA DEBIT, CASH PAYMENTS.

Pick-ups and Drop-offs

Pick-up and drop-off is at our Downtown Vancouver location, or at the Vancouver International Airport, or in the greater Richmond area with an applicable fee.
After business hours return is also an available option. Customers can pre-arrange to drop off their rental vehicle outside, using our overnight drop-off procedure and drop-box. Please note that the renter is responsible for the vehicle until a representative visually inspects and receives the vehicle the morning after drop-off.

Insurance

Renters are required to buy Third Party Liability from us as we do not accept third party insurance.