Insurance mandatory for valet services

Insurance mandatory for valet services
Insurance mandatory for valet services

Insurance mandatory for valet services

The Regulation on the Car Park Services (Valet) of Enterprises and Workplaces was published in the Official Gazette. According to the regulation, it has become obligatory for valet businesses to take out “Valet/Garage Insurance Policy” and “Third Party Financial Liability Insurance Policy”.

Insurance mandatory for valet services

Regulation on Car Park Services (Valet) of Enterprises and Workplaces” with the signature of Minister of Interior Süleyman Soylu and Minister of Environment and Urbanization Murat Kurum was published in the Official Gazette.

According to the statement made by the Ministry of Interior, the regulation will come into effect from 1 July 2021. The regulation contains important regulations on many issues related to valet services. One of the most striking points among the new regulations is about insurance. According to the regulation, valet businesses will be required to have a “Valet/Garage Insurance Policy” and a “Third Party Financial Liability Insurance Policy“. Businesses and workplaces providing valet service will deliver the vehicle with a receipt. It will cover vehicle damages, traffic fines and vehicle towing fees that occur during the service period.


Other new regulations regarding valet services are as follows: Sanitary workplaces and public rest and entertainment venues will be able to provide this service either by themselves or by purchasing services and through the valet businesses they have signed contracts with. Businesses that do not operate the valet service under their license will not be able to offer this service. Valet service will be required to be provided within a maximum radius of 3 kilometers. The valet service fee shall not exceed the price tariff determined by the relevant chamber within the framework of the legislation, depending on the title of the operator as a tradesman or merchant.

  • Businesses that receive valet service will be obliged to show the business providing this service within their own property or in the parking lot to be rented. Security cameras will be mandatory in the parking areas used as part of the valet service.

No private space will be reserved for valet service in free parking areas, on highways and in areas open to public use.

Regarding valet services, between the valet business and the workplace, the name, address of the person or organization that will receive the service, the scope of the service; A contract including the number of personnel, the duration of the service and other issues will be drawn up.

The information of the valet officers employed will be reported to the authorized administration and law enforcement units within 15 days. Valet officers will wear the identification card on the collar and wear a valet outfit during their duty.


The valet officer will have a driver’s license in accordance with the type of vehicle in which he will be used and after January 1, 2023, there will be a professional qualification certificate. crimes against the security of the state and the constitutional order; Those who are convicted of theft, drug and sexual assault crimes and those who are prosecuted for these crimes will not be able to be valet officers.

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