Budget BC

Based on availability the following optional equipment may be rented:

• Baby and Child Seats - $11.99 daily
• GPS - $9.99 daily / $49.95 weekly

All optional items may be subject to taxes and fees.

Government Mandated Taxes:

GST (Goods and Services Tax) and associated PST (Provincial Sales Tax) will be applied to your rental. PVRT (Passenger Vehicle Rental Tax): $1.50/calendar day may be subject to GST

Non-Government Mandated Fees:

A vehicle licensing and registration recovery fee, often called Vehicle License Fee or 'VLF', which is the recovery of Budget’s average annual cost to license and register its fleet in the applicable jurisdiction calculated over the estimated annual utilization rate for that location. Budget elects to impose this fee to recover all or portion of its cost from customers.


A Customer Facility Charge (CFC) is applied to all airport vehicle rental agreements on or after Sep 1, 2017. This is a fee imposed by airports and remitted to them, generally to pay down indebtedness on bonds used to construct new, or fund improvements to existing rental car facilities. CFC Increase Effective September 1, 2017: $5 per transaction day (24-hour period or fraction thereof ); Maximum charge of 7 transaction days per agreement.

For your peace of mind and the protection of you and your passengers, Budget offers the following packages: ( Ask at the rental counter for more details.)

Loss Damage Waiver (LDW)

This coverage protects you for loss of, or damage to the rental vehicle.

Note: LDW coverage with different deductible apply to the type of vehicle class.

Personal Accident Insurance (PAI)

This coverage insures the renter and passengers of the vehicle for accidental bodily injury.

Personal Effects Coverage (PEC)

This coverage insures against physical loss, or damage to the insured property contained in the vehicle.

Excess Liability Insurance (ELI)

ELI is a special optional insurance offered by Budget when you rent a Budget vehicle. It is Excess Automobile Liability that provides additional liability insurance, above the limits provided in the Budget Rental Agreement.

As an additional service to our customers we allow 3 additional drivers to be added to the contract at a rate of $10/person/day.

Vehicles must be picked up at least one hour prior to a location's closing time. Hours of operation can be found by viewing the specific location.

For Vancouver International Airport, service are limited and restricted to deplaning passengers only. Customers must present current airline ticket or boarding pass at time of rental.

Budget, like all other car rental companies, requires drivers to be 25 years of age or older. Employees 21 years of age and older with a corporate account traveling on business may also rent from Budget.

Vehicles may be returned after our business hours. Special conditions and some restrictions may apply. More information can be obtained at the time of pickup.