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I have a Corporate Discount Number
I am a Government Employee
I am an Auto Club Member

Thrifty welcomes Australian Government employees

Thrifty offers a wide range of vehicles from over 210 locations across Australia & 34 locations across New Zealand. We value the relationship between the Australian Government and Thrifty and aim to provide you with exceptional service delivery and value for money. Under the Whole of Australian Government arrangement Thrifty offers:

  • Great value corporate rates available all year round
  • Exclusive reduced liability on all rentals
  • Tailored One Way Fees
  • Fuel cards with every rental
  • 24/7 Roadside Assistance
  • Expedited rental service via our Blue Chip program
  • Priority service line
  • Dedicated account support

To make a booking online enter in your Government employee number and Blue Chip number, as your Blue Chip profile stores your Corporate discount number and payment details. Alternatively enter your Corporate Discount Number, in the 'I have a Corporate Discount Number' field'.

All payments for corporate car rentals under the whole-of-government arrangements will be made through your Diners Club account. At the time the vehicle is returned, Thrifty will calculate the total rental charge (including fuel) and charge the Agency card.

Employee Announcement

It is mandatory that the employees of the Department of Human Services enter an employee number (AGS number) when making a booking. Please follow the steps below:

  • If you are a Blue Chip Member; Please click 'I am a Blue Chip Member' and enter your number and last name in the fields provided. Your Blue Chip profile stores your CD number, payment details and employee number (AGS number), so you're all set.
  • If you are not a Blue Chip Member; Please see 'I am a Government Employee' and enter your employee number (AGS Number) in the field provided on the first step of booking.

Contact Details

Relationship Manager

Jim Erdoganli
National Sales Manager
Phone:(02) 8337 2725
Mob. 04814 30272
Email: jim.erdoganli@thrifty.com.au

David Linguey
Relationship Manager - Government & Major Accounts
Phone: (02) 6247 7780
Mobile: 04120 28473
Address: 33 Mort Street, Braddon Canberra ACT 2612
Email: david.linguey@thrifty.com.au

Sales Support Team

Email: corporate@thrifty.com.au

Reservations

National Contact Centre - 1300 365 564 (Option 1)
Online - www.thrifty.com.au/government.aspx
Email - reservations@thrifty.com.au

Blue Chip Express Rental Program

We believe that when you're renting a car often, you should be rewarded with fast service and exclusive benefits.

That's what our Thrifty Blue Chip Express Rental Program is all about. It's for frequent car renters who want to hit the road faster. With Blue Chip you can jump the queue, breeze through with less paperwork and be rewarded for your loyalty.

All Australian Government travellers will be required to become Blue Chip Members to allow the rental to be charged back to your Diners account.

Personal Preference Profile

Blue Chip allows you to create a personal preference profile containing most of the details we need to make a booking, so you receive exactly what you want with minimum fuss.

Corporate Affiliation

Your corporate rates and conditions will be attached to your member profile.

Faster Booking

Visit the dedicated Government Blue Chip section on www.thrifty.com.au/bluechipgovernment for instant online confirmation or utilise the dedicated Blue Chip hotline 1300 365 564.

Express Pickup Service

'Arrive & Drive' is a service for Blue Chip members currently located at Sydney, Brisbane, Adelaide and Melbourne Domestic Airports. The Blue Chip member is no longer required to go to the Thrifty counter. A plasma screen directs them to their pre-allocated ready to drive vehicle. The Blue Chip member will find the keys in the ignition and the pre-printed rental agreement. All the driver is required to do is drive to the Thrifty boom gate where they are greeted by a Thrifty Concierge who will check the drivers licence and quickly release the vehicle. 'Arrive & Drive' will be rolled out at all major domestic airports.

Blue Chip express rental lanes are also located at selected service counters and airports. The renter simply needs to present their Blue Chip card and drivers licence and they are on their way!

More details on Thrifty's Blue Chip Express Rental Program are available at www.thrifty.com.au/bluechipgovernment.

Apply now for Blue Chip Express Rental Program.

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