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Safety & Driving

Do I need a special driver's licence to drive in New Zealand?
A current and full motor vehicle driver’s licence is required and must be produced upon vehicle collection. Should a foreign licence be in a language other...
Thu, 18 May, 2017 at 8:19 AM
Do I need a special driver's licence to drive in Australia?
A current and full motor vehicle driver’s licence is required and must be produced upon vehicle collection. Should a foreign licence be in a language o...
Tue, 24 May, 2016 at 1:23 PM
Can a child seat or booster seat be fitted to the vehicle in Australia?
Child seats can be fitted to the forward facing vehicle seat located behind the driver only. A booster seat may be fitted to the front passengers seat or ...
Thu, 18 May, 2017 at 8:34 AM
Can a child seat or booster seat be fitted to the vehicle in New Zealand?
Yes, on the forward facing vehicle seat located behind the driver only. Child and booster seats cannot be fitted to the front seat, or rear facing vehicl...
Thu, 18 May, 2017 at 8:56 AM
Can we bring our own child seat or booster seat when we hire a campervan in New Zealand?
Yes, however the child or booster seat must have one of the following approved standards:   AU/NZ Standard, European Standard, USA Standa...
Tue, 24 May, 2016 at 1:21 PM
Can we bring our own child seat or booster seat when we hire a campervan in Australia?
Yes, however by law the child or booster seat must be an Australian/New Zealand standard restraint. No other child restraints are acceptable...
Tue, 24 May, 2016 at 1:28 PM
Are there restrictions on where we can drive the campervan in New Zealand?
Campervans can only be driven on sealed/bitumen or well-maintained roads. Campervans are not permitted on Skippers Road (Queenstown), the Crown Range Ro...
Tue, 16 May, 2017 at 12:08 PM
Are there restrictions on where we can drive a 2WD campervan in Australia?
2WD Campervans can only be driven on sealed/bitumen roads. The only exception to this are well-maintained access roads of less than 12 kilometres to...
Thu, 18 May, 2017 at 8:58 AM
Are there restrictions on where we can drive a 4WD campervan in Australia?
We greatly value your safety and patronage. For this reason we want to ensure all customers renting a 4WD from Britz are fully aware of key safety conside...
Tue, 24 May, 2016 at 2:33 PM
Can you restrict where the campervan can go due to certain conditions?
We value your well being, and for safety purposes, we reserve the right, to restrict vehicle movements in certain areas due to: (a) adverse road or we...
Wed, 11 Nov, 2015 at 1:06 PM