Hire Policy

Skipper's Ticket (RST)
All Skippers must be in the possession of a current Skipper's Ticket (RST). Proof must be provided upon pick up. International boating licences might be sufficient. Please check on the Department of Transport website prior to making a booking.

Minimum Age

To hire our Jet Skis you must be over 18 years old. You must be older than 16 years old to drive a Jet Ski.


Vehicle and Driver Requirements
On the day of hire the hirer must present a valid unrestricted driver’s licence. Your vehicle must be fitted with a 50mm tow ball with adequate towing capacity (~500 kg) and 4 pin plug connector. No other party but the hirer is allowed to tow the trailer.

Security Bond
A security bond of $1000 per Jet Ski will be payable upon pick up. After our drop off inspection, provided no damage to our equipment has occurred, the security bond will be transferred back to your account within 7 days after the hiring period has ended.

Wave Jumps and Freestyling
Please note that wave jumps and freestyle are generally unsafe and greatly increase the risk of injury, flipping of the Jet Ski and damage to our equipment and is therefore NOT permitted. 

Mandatory Safety Induction
Every Skipper must undergo a mandatory safety induction upon pick up. Please note that all Skippers MUST be present.
Liablility
Jet Skis are very powerful machines and an accident might happen. Please be aware that we are not liable. You are the Skipper and we cannot be held responsible for personal or third-party injury, loss or damage to persons or property due to the actions of the customer whilst operating one of our Jet Skis.

Petrol 
Petrol is not included. Our Jet Skis come with a full tank of premium 98 and must be dropped off with a full tank of premium 98 fuel only. Fuel receipt must be provided during drop off. We charge $3 per litre if incorrectly or not refuelled. 

Pick Up and Drop Off
We deliver your Ski around Exmouth town at no extra cost. Please be aware that we do not deliver to the Cape Range national park.

Weather
It is the customer's responsibility to check the weather forecast prior to making a booking, we do not offer refunds for bad weather. 

Alcohol
Alcohol consumption is not permitted while operating our Jet Skis.

Damage

As part of the hire agreement, the hirer is responsible for the equipment provided by us. If the equipment damaged, lost, stolen or wrecked during your hiring period by you or a third party, you must pay any occurring cost and fees associated with the repair or replacement of our equipment. Your credit card details will be kept on file.

Cancellation
Written notice must be given to info@scootzjetskihire.com.au with a minimum of 7 days notice. Cancellation with less than 7 days written notice given, will result in a cancellation fee of $350.