If you have a special need, please do not hesitate to contact us when making a reservation.
Budget offers a range of vehicles with Hand Controls, enabling drivers to accelerate or brake using a hand-controlled device. However these vehicles are only available at selected locations and must be requested before your time of rental. Please note that these vehicles are limited and are subject to availability. Also, do to the speciality fitting of these controls Budget is unable to provide this service for every make and model of vehicle, and is unable to confirm a reservation for a particular make and model of vehicle on any rental.
If you have a valid International Drivers Licence, written using Latin or Roman characters you are able to drive in Australia, and in turn is valid for rental with Budget – for example, these license may include licenses written in French, German, Italian, and Spanish.
If you carry a licence not written in Latin or Roman characters, such as Arabic, Chinese, Japanese or Hindi, you will be required to provide an accompanying International Driving Permit or an authorised translation from a government agency from your issuing country.
If you are travelling with your pets, it is best to contact the location you are renting from to inform them. It is up to each individual location to determine if they allow pets in the vehicles. Please be aware, if travelling with a pet is allowed there may be additional cleaning costs that apply.
Seats cannot be removed from a minivan or any other vehicle.
Budget is able to provide child safety seats at an additional cost if you are travelling with a child. You are able to reserve a child seats while making your booking via www.budget.com.au, otherwise please notify staff or the location you would like a child safety seat and how old your child is, and we will try and accommodate your request.
Yes. Budget has a wide range of moving accessories available such as trolleys, hydraulic lifters, packing blankets, boxes, mattress protectors, packing tape and bubble wrap. These can be rented at an additional cost either via www.budget.com.au at the time of making your reserrvation or directly from the rental location. Please contact the location you are renting from to find out availability and any associated costs.