At Honk, we try hard to make sure that you have the best holiday possible! This starts with our budget prices which are some of the most competitive around. Then by providing you with a high quality vehicle that is well presented. And finally, backing it up with excellent service that has seen our clients come back again and again. So let us help you if you want a beepin' good experience the next time you hire a car.
We are committed to protecting and respecting your privacy and not using your personal information for anything you have not agreed to. We take a proactive approach to security and privacy, and work to international standards and protocols.
We collect your data when you fill in booking information to rent a vehicle or when you speak to customer services personnel. Our primary purpose in collecting your information is to help with a smooth and efficient booking process for you. Having your information allows us to provide services to best suit your needs and make your experience quick and easy.
We collect the personal information we need to make a booking including:
Name -so we can address you
Age - rental rates and insurance premiums differ with ages
Country of residence - some suppliers vary rates by country of residence
Telephone number and email - to contact you on
Credit Card information - to charge you for your rental vehicle once your booking is confirmed
To complete your booking we need your personal details including your name, address, email address, phone number and credit card number. In order to process the booking, we may in some instances pass all or some of this information on to our vehicle rental suppliers. It is done so through a password protected and encrypted secure site in a login environment.
We will not sell or rent any personally identifiable information about you to a third party. We may however, be forced to disclose information to the government or law enforcement in connection with any investigations or legalities.
At any time you are able to access your personal information and review or change it. If you need to change it contact us immediately on the contact number for your country listed here.
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Our secure booking server uses 128 bit encryption which ensures the highest levels of security. This is shown by the padlock which is usually in or beside the address bar. Any information, including credit card details, that you enter and submit on this page will be encrypted and securely transmitted. When your transaction is complete your information is stored in an encrypted state.
All information transmitted on the booking page is done using SSL (Secure Sockets Layer). SSL uses a cryptographic system that uses two keys to encrypt data, which are a public key, and a private or secret key known only to the recipient of the message.
This website is owned and operated by Car Rental Republic Ltd, a specialist in worldwide car rental distribution. Our financial centre and marketing office is based at Level 4 Excelsior House, 6 Commerce St , Auckland, New Zealand. Thank you for booking with us.