General Conditions for car rental in Trinidad and Tobago


At time of rental, when picking-up a car, AVIS customers may choose to accept or to decline optional coverage or insurance by checking into the corresponding box (accept or reject). Once the contract is signed and coverage/insurance is accepted, it will not be refundable.

• Currency:
Trinidad and Tobago dollar (TTD)
• Tax:
• Minimum age:
25 years.
• Maximum age:
65 years.
• Driver’s License/Passport:
At the moment the Rental Agreement is opened, a valid Driver´s License and the driver´s passport must be presented. The License should have been issued at the country of origin. In those cases where an International Driver´s License is presented, it must be presented with the Driver´s License of the country of origin of the driver and the driver´s passport. International Driving Licence together with the Driving License of the country of origin.
• Driver’s License Requirements:
Valid driver's license from country of residence is required.  International driving license is required only for countries with non-Roman alphabet.  International driving license is a translation only.
• Credit Card:
An International credit card accepted by AVIS will be required at the time you collect your vehicle; said credit card will be blocked to be used as a guarantee and to cover any extra charge not included in the Voucher, such as, gas, insurance deductible, etc.
• Debit Cards:
Debit cards are not accepted.
Avis and Avis licensees reserve the right to refuse any request for rental including requests for  persons under age, persons not in possession of a recognized full and valid driver's license, persons unable to satisfy credit or cash requirements, or  persons who, in the opinion of Avis, constitute a risk.

Insurances and Coverages

• Motor Liability Insurance
Basic coverage for Civil Liability and third-party property damage, within the limits established by insurance laws, is included in the rates. Please verify at time of booking the scope and limitations of this coverage.

• Collision Damage Waiver (LDW)
Coverage that partially releases the renter of financial responsibility in case of loss or damage to the rental car, with a deductible. Coverage does not cover loss or theft of accessories. With LDW, in the event of theft or damage to the rental car, the renter will be responsible for a deductible starting from TTD 10,000.0 depending on the rented car group. In the event of theft, the client will be responsible of the full cost of the vehicle if the theft occurs due to the renter’s negligence (not locking vehicle or not securing keys, etc.). The renter will be responsible for the full cost of the damages if the car is driven in violation of the rental agreement, is abused or driven recklessly or while under the influence of alcohol or drugs.

Additional Charges

• Additional driver: TTD 115.0 plus Tax per driver, per rental. All additional drivers must meet the same minimum age and driver's license requirements as the renter. All additional drivers must be present at time of pick-up of the rental vehicle.

Travel into other countries

Avis cars rented in Trinidad and Tobago are not allowed to cross borders into other countries.

( ! ) Information and values are subject to change without prior notice. 
( ! ) All values are subject to tax unless otherwise specified.

Last Update: 03/31/2017