Melbourne Essential Workers | Budget Australia

Exclusive Rates For
Melbourne Essential Workers
From $10 Per Day

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Offer Details

Here at Budget we want to make sure our essential workers in Melbourne have a safe and reliable means of transport to get to and from their jobs to help keep Victoria and Australia moving.

As a token of our appreciation we are offering all essential workers in Melbourne an exclusive rate on our vehicles until 30th September for their personal use.

Simply book for 4 or more days using your personal credit card and receive a vehicle from $10 a day, include BCD D096900 when booking. Available from Melbourne Airport (MEL) and Melbourne city (ME1). Sorry we can’t accept corporate chargebacks for this offer.



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Are you an essential worker?

If you work in the following industries and can show your identification upon pick up of your rental, you will be eligible.

  • Health and social care workers
  • Paramedics/ambulance workers
  • Support, disability & aged care workers
  • Pharmacist and pharmacy workers
  • Public safety and national security workers
  • Education & childcare workers
  • Supermarket and grocery store workers
  • Airport workers
  • Transport workers
  • Other workers with a letter from the government stating they are an essential service.

By booking with Budget you will receive:

  • All-inclusive price including GST, Vehicle Registration Fee (VRF), Admin Fee and Premium Location Surcharge (PLS)
  • 100km per day. Extra kilometres are $0.25c per km
  • Reduced excess reduction, capped at 10 days for every 30 days rented.

  • Offer available at Budget Melbourne Airport (MEL) and Budget Melbourne City (ME1) only.
  • BCD number D096900 must be quoted at time of booking or rental.
  • Offer is available on B, C, D, E, S, K, H vehicle groups only, subject to availability.  
  • Valid on rentals until 30 September 2020.
  • The driver must pay with a personal credit card and corporate chargeback is not permitted.
  • A minimum rental period of 4 consecutive days are required. With a maximum rental period of 59 days.
  • Renter must show their drivers licence and an approved essential worker identification.
  • Essential workers eligible for this offer include Health and Social Care workers, Paramedics/Ambulance workers, Support/Disability and Aged care workers, pharmacist/pharmacy workers, public safety and national security workers, education and childcare workers, supermarket and grocery store workers, airport workers, transport workers, other workers with a letter from the government stating they are an essential service
  • GST, Vehicle Registration Fee (VRF), Admin Fee (AF) and Premium Location Surcharge (PLS) fee are all inclusive to this offer. 
  • Excess reduction is capped at 10 days for every 30 days rented.
  • Additional excess reduction is available at an additional, reduced cost. 
  • 100km per day are included. Extra kms are $0.25 per km.
  • May not be used in conjunction with any other promotional, coupon or discounted offer.
  • Offer is non-transferable and non-refundable.
  • Budget standard age, credit and driver requirements apply.
  • An advance reservation is required.
  • Standard Budget Rental Terms and Conditions apply.