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Hertz Car Rental Agreement

A down payment of the estimated rental costs plus R1650.00 as well as an additional deposit of 100% of the damage liability will be approved when picking up the vehicle on your card. If no damage was caused to the vehicle on the return, the customer`s balance is released. Vehicle groups E1, EX, H, F, R, R1, M are rented according to the usual luxury vehicles in the area, so the tenant must present two credit cards for all leisure rentals, both on behalf of the tenant. One credit card is used to pay rent and related fees, while the other credit card is used for security purposes. Both credit cards are required at check-out to be printed on the rental agreement. 11. RENTER`S RISKS AND LIABILITIES 11.1. The tenant assumes the risk in and for the vehicle (with the exception of fair wear) from the time the vehicle is delivered to the tenant in accordance with Clause 5 until the time the vehicle is returned to the owner in accordance with Clause 7. Unless the lessor has committed serious negligence, intentional or has not breached its contractual obligations, the tenant is liable for the total damage and/or damage suffered by the vehicle while he is at risk to the tenant, and that damage and/or total loss is immediately paid by the tenant at the request of the lessor or his duly authorized representative. 11.2. The tenant agrees that the lessor may designate the party, repair the damage to the vehicle and/or provide parts or services related to such repairs, or provide repairs for lost or damaged objects, and that the lessor may enter into an agreement with that party or party.

Booking cancellations must be made via www.hertz.co.za with the „Manage booking“ option or through our call centre on 0861 600 136. All bookings cancelled at the request of the tenant are responsible for the cancellation fees of 300.00 ZAR credit card rentals are subject to a credit check at the counter. 1. DEFINITIONS AND INTERPRETATIONS 1.1. In this lease, unless the context indicates something else: 1.1.1. „Additional Driver“ refers to anyone who has signed the rental form as an additional driver; 1.1.2. „Collision Damage Waiver“ means that, if the waiver is acquired prior to the start of the lease, the lessor reduces the tenant`s liability to the amount of liability on the rental form for damage to the vehicle, except in the circumstances mentioned in point 14; 1.1.3. „contract tax,“ an administrative fee for the conclusion and retention of the lease in the amount listed on the lease form, which is calculated for each 30 days of lease or part of it; 1.1.4. „CPA,“ Consumer Protection Act 68, 2008, including its provisions, as amended or replaced from time to time; 1.1.5. „damage“: any damage, cost or expense incurred by the owner of the vehicle while the vehicle was in the tenant`s possession and includes, if necessary, a total loss. An invoice, employment card, layout or similar document provided by the lessor is considered sufficient proof of damage, costs or expenses; 1.1.6. „day,“ a 24-hour period (or part of it) calculated from the date the vehicle is leased by the tenant; 1.1.7.

„driver,“ a person who must be at least 18 years old on the rental form and who has a valid, unredified and acceptable driver`s licence in an official South African language; 1.1.8.