Rent Terms

Rental cars in Dubai is very popular service. In each company has the rules, however there are laws which have to observe everyone. It is possible to study rules of hiring a car in Dubai below.

Documents required:

Residents of the UAE must have:

  • a passport,
  • valid Driving license for at least 1 year from the date of issue

Non-residents(tourists etc.) should have:

  • passport,
  • national rights,
  • international rights (need depending on citizenship)

Deposit and the period for the return of my money

  • salies are calculated from the deposit, possible penalties
  • deposit of the deposit 2000 AED minus the above costs is carried out after 30 days (this period is associated with delays in obtaining fines from the police)

Is insurance included in the rental price of the car

  • CDR-insurance is included in the car rental price, in this case if the customer Gets into an accident by his fault (red police report), the client pays a fine of 1500 dirh
  • in case the driver is not guilty (green police report) the client pays nothing
  • for an additional payment the client can purchase full insurance and in case of an accident due to the client's fault - does not pay a penalty

Basic car rental conditions and terms (ABSOLUTE RENT A CAR)

  • Hirer acknowledges with signature that the terms and conditions mentioned above and overleaf are agreed and other standard terms and conditions are acceptable.
  • Minimum rental period is 3 day (72 hours) with maximum grace period of 1 hour.
  • Minimum age of the driver - 23 years. Driver 21-23 years old in case of red police report have to pay 15% of invoice from insurance.
  • Driver on Resident status must have a valid driving license acceptable to the UAE authorities that is 1 year old.
  • Driver on Visitor/ Tourist status must have an International Driving License and the National Driving License that is 1 year old.
  • Not to take the vehicles outside UAE territories.
  • Vehicles are for paved road use only. Owner will turn off the car, remaining rental period and deposit will not be refunded, charge 20000 AED if Hirer use the vehicle for hire, rallying, racing, drifting, any type of off road application (including desert fun drives etc.), driving through pool of water, Insurance does not cover for any damages or losses in case the vehicle is used for these activities. In case of violation of the above – in this case Hirer will be fully responsible for any damages.
  • Only name of drivers mentioned in the agreement are allowed to drive the vehicle, Owner will charge AED 2000 if the car is driven by unregistered person.
  • Not to sub-let or give possession of the vehicle to third party and use the vehicle for illegal, criminal or for any purpose other than for those the vehicle is intended for. Insurance is not covered in case the vehicle is used for these activities.
  • Hirer is not allowed to drive over 150 km/h, if driver goes over this speed limit he will be warned on the 1st attempt and charged 2000 AED, on the 2nd attempt Owner will turn off the car and the remaining rental period and deposit will not be refunded.
  • Hirer accept all liabilities and pay all fines and other related expenses incurred due to violation of traffic, municipality and local laws.
  • Traffic fines and Salik deposit of AED 2000 (AED 5000 for Luxury cars) will be kept as deposit for 30 days from the date of return.
  • Owner will charge 10% service charges for all Traffic fines.
  • Owner will charge 5 AED for per pass Salik gate.
  • Owner will charge 800 AED for each body damage or scratch on the paint the car as well as car wheels emerged as a result of careless and improper use of the vehicle.
  • To compensate the Owner in case the Hirer violates the terms and conditions of the agreement and causes damage, loss or theft of the vehicle or part of it due to any reason, irrespective of his or driver’s fault, pay, the amount of all resulting loss and expenses of the owner (including but not limited to replacement or recovery costs, repair costs, compensation for reduction in value, fines etc and all loss of revenue)
  • In the event of any accident or damage, the Hirer should not remove the vehicle without informing the police and obtaining a police report.
  • Inform the Owner immediately in case of an accident and get a police report acceptable to the insurance company to handle the insurance claim.
  • The Hirer shall pay the Owner of AED 1500 for the loss incurred in a simple car repair. This amount is payable in all cases where the accident is the fault of the driver or the fault of a third party. If, for any reason, it is not possible to obtain a police report to make an insurance claim, the Hirer will pay for all the costs of repairing the vehicle, damage to third parties, including but not limited to less use. According to the UAE laws, vehicle accident not be removed from the scene when police inspected the vehicle, the employer will pay the cost of transporting a vehicle crash at a workshop or appropriate police court in the emirate, and then in the studio.
  • Not to repair the vehicle by any unauthorized person.
  • To ensure all fluid levels (oil, water fluids etc.) and tyre pressures are maintained to the levels specified and accept financial liability for any damage from use of the vehicle below the specified required levels.
  • One way shipping or return charges are AED 100 in the UAE at Dubai Airport, AED 250 for Sharjah and AED 800 for other Emirates.
  • Hirer pay AED 1000 for shampooing in case the vehicle is returned with cigarette smoke or dirty.
  • To return the vehicle in overall good condition, without apparent defects/ damages and with all documents and accessories to the Owners location on a date designated in this agreement.
  • Hirer must return the car with the same fuel level which he received it, or pay 1.5 times the actual fuel cost.
  • If the vehicle is returned before the end date of the contract Owner does not return the amount paid for the entire period of the contract
  • What you need to know about the rules of the movement in the Emirates?
    • In the Emirates, organized right-hand traffic.
    • Extreme lanes of roads are designed for special occasions, therefore it is better to move along one of the lanes closer to the center.
    • The use of seat belts is mandatory - the traffic police strictly monitor this.
    • On the roads of the United Arab Emirates, speed limit rules apply: for city limits - 40 ... 80 km / h, on country roads - 100 ... 120 km / h. All roads in the country are equipped with radars that record the violations committed. Penalties are sent to the vehicle rental company. A simple excess of speed will cost the violator as much as 200 dirhams and above.
    • Violation of traffic rules on a rented car may result in the seizure of rights. Attempting to bribe a police officer is considered a criminal offense in the country.
    • Carriage of alcohol in the cabin of the vehicle is allowed only to residents with a special license. Serious penalties apply to violators of this requirement.

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