Terms and Conditions

Teign Vehicle Rentals in Newton Abbot


Documents required

The following documents are required at all times for rentals.

Photo Card Part of Driving licence (Or Old Style Paper Licence)

Recent utility Bill or Bank statement.

To hire a car you will need to allow us to view your driving licence online which the Government has provided a website enabling this. Please go to View or Share your driving licence information and give us the code.


Payment must be made by credit or debit card, we do not accept American Express or Electron. Payment details will be taken at the time of booking via our online booking system.

A £100 refundable deposit will be taken on all bookings to cover any fuel costs, fines and penalties or damage from the card provided.


Please note that there will be a £50 cancellation fee should you fail to give us 24 hours notice.

Insurance Excess Liability

- Drivers 21-24

Full driving licence for 2 or more years - no endorsements applied

Limited to certain category of vehicle

Standard Excess £500

- Drivers 25-70

Full driving licence for 1 or more years - maximum of 6 points

All categories of vehicle available

Standard Excess £500

- Drivers 70-75

Full driving licence - maximum of 6 penalty points

All categories of vehicle available subject to driving licence

Standard Excess £500 (plus any additional terms)

Clearance required from Insurance Company - certain terms may be applied

Collision Damage Waiver

In the event of an accident the hirer will be liable, unless deemed otherwise by our insurance company.

The Standard insurance excess is £500, you can take out an additional CDW for £8.66 (inc Vat) per day.

This will reduce your excess liability to £150 and cover the windscreen Liability to £50.

Windscreen Damage Waiver

Customers are fully liable for the windscreen at time of hire, with the average cost of a replacement of £300 (retail)

Windscreen damage waiver can cover the windscreen liability to £50, this excess will cost £2.50 (inc vat) per day.

Overhead Damage

Any overhead damage caused to vehicle is not covered under our insurance policy

Any hirer who causes over-head damage will remain fully liable of all costs

Further restrictions & Requirements


Minimum age 25 and Category D1 on drivers licence

Foreign driving licence

We will accept drivers using a Foreign non EU Licence for a maximum of 12 months from entry to the UK. All international driving licence's must be presented with hirers full driving licence.

EU Driving Licence will only be accepted for a maximum of 12 months from entry to the UK.

Towing Vehicles

Teign Rentals only supply 3rd party cover for towing in an event of an accident.

We will not cover the trailer and its contents at any time this is the responsibilities of the hirer.

Any Damage to our hire vehicle caused by towing will be the responsibility of the hirer to cover the cost of repair.


  • Excellent customer support
  • Modern fleet
  • Excellent prices
  • Flexible packages
  • Great selection
  • Long and short term rentals
  • No deposit required, very helpful staff and decent vehicles! They also provide you with the lock combination for the gate incase you need to return it out of hours. Nathan
  • Excellent customer service, first class vehicles, easy booking, simple vehicle pick up and return it doesn't get better than this will definitely use again and will recommend to family and friends. Alan
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