In order to rent a Karshare vehicle you must have a valid driving licence with the below eligibility which are strict requirements of our insurance:

Renter requirements

  • Held a driving licence for at least two years

  • Have a max of 25% of points deducted or added on the licence, depending on the country (e.g. UK: no more than 3 points added to the licence; Spain: no more than 3 points deducted from the licence)

  • Have had no more than one at fault insurance claim in the last 3 years

  • Have a current home address in the United Kingdom (UK) , EAA or Republic of Ireland (ROI). Please note for all Left hand drive licences and Canada rentals will only be accepted if you have a current home address in the UK. We will also require a copy of your passport and proof of your UK address (such as a bill) for all Left hand drives and Canada rentals

For drivers aged 21-24 years, you need to have had 0 (zero) incidents since obtaining the licence. An email needs to be sent to help@karshare.com prior to the rental declaring the above.

Licences we accept and age requirements

Left hand drive


21-70 years of age

Right hand drive


21-70 years of age

Other


25-70 years of age

United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Austria

Canada

Antigua and Barbuda

Belgium

Australia

Bulgaria

Bahamas

Croatia

Bangladesh

Czechia

Barbados

Denmark

Bhutan

Estonia

Botswana

Finland

Brunei

France

Cayman Islands

Germany

Cyprus

Gibraltar

Dominica

Greece

Eswatini

Hungary

Falkland Islands

Iceland

Fiji

Italy

Grenada

Latvia

Guernsey

Liechtenstein

Guyana

Lithuania

Hong Kong

Luxembourg

India

Monaco

Indonesia

Netherlands

Ireland

Norway

Isle of Man

Poland

Jamaica

Portugal

Japan

Romania

Jersey

Slovakia

Kenya

Slovenia

Kiribati

Spain

Lesotho

Sweden

Macau

Switzerland

Malawi

Malaysia

Maldives

Malta

Mauritius

Mozambique

Namibia

Nauru

Nepal

New Zealand

Pakistan

Papua New Guinea

Saint Kitts and Nevis

Saint Lucia

Saint Vincent and the Grenadines

Samoa

Seychelles

Singapore

Solomon Islands

South Africa

Sri Lanka

Suriname

Tanzania

Thailand

Tonga

Trinidad and Tobago

Turks and Caicos Islands

Tuvalu

Uganda

British Virgin Islands

U.S. Virgin Islands

Zambia

Zimbabwe

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