Terms of Hire
Required for Rental
Hirer/Driver must be over 21 (Barbados) or 25 (St. Lucia) year of age and have been the holder of a driver's license for no less than two years. Persons over 70 years of age must supply a doctor's certificate.
A Local permit is absolutely necessary; this can be issued by our representative. Please note that your original driver's permit from your country of issue must be presented at the time of the rental.
Insurance (Sun General Insurance Co. Ltd.): All vehicles are covered by insurance including US$15,000,000.00 liability for passengers and third party personal injury coverage.
Optional Extra Protection (E.P.) is available and recommended.
If E.P. is declined, the hirer accepts full responsibility up to US$2,000 for loss, damage. or loss of the vehicle caused by accident, fire or theft, regardless of who is at fault.
If E.P. is accepted, responsibility for damages is reduced to USD $125.00 providing the vehicle is operated in accordance with all conditions of our contract. E.P. does not cover damage to tyres/rims/vehicle canvas tops or cigarette burns to upholstery.
Delivery is free of charge to guests' hotel.
Drive-A-Matic's Airport office is located on the left as you exit the Arrivals Hall. Clients should make their way to our office where our Rental Agent would be pleased to assist you.
The opening hours of our airport location are 7:00 am - 11:00 pm daily. If your flight is delayed and arrives after 11:00 pm, please telephone our office at (246) 434-8440 after 8:00 am the following day to reschedule your delivery.
Gas/Extra Driver/ Baby Seats are additional charges that may be added to your bill.