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We could help get your Centrelink car loan application approved, quickly and easily - with no extra marks on your credit file!
A Centrelink car loan is a car loan tailored for borrowers who receive Centrelink benefits. Rapid Finance understands that traditional banks or mainstream lenders are unlikely to consider Centrelink benefits as a reliable form of income. Therefore, we offer tailored financing solutions for people on Centrelink benefits to help them finance their dream car.
Even if you have bad credit concerns, we may be able to assist and get your loan approved.
Getting a car while on Centrelink? It's not only possible; it's easier than you might think! At Rapid Finance, we get it. Not everyone's situation fits the typical mould, and that's okay. We're here to help you get that car you've been dreaming of, no matter where your income comes from.
Our team knows that Centrelink benefits like Family Tax Benefits, Parenting Payments, and the Aged Pension are real and important income sources for many Aussies. We've been doing this for over 20 years, helping thousands of people just like you get car loans on Centrelink, big and small.
All you need to do is complete the short form at the top of this page, give us a few personal details, tell us what money's coming in, and a quick look at your bank statements and Centrelink Income Statements. Following that, usually, in just a day or two, we can give you an answer and confirm any loan pre-approval amount. After that, you can get started looking for your next new car or used car.
So, don't let anything hold you back. With a friendly team like Rapid Finance by your side, getting into the driver's seat is closer than you think.
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A Centrelink car loan is a specialised type of car loan tailored for individuals who receive Centrelink benefits. Rapid Finance understands that traditional banks or mainstream lenders are unlikely to consider Centrelink benefits as a reliable form of income. Therefore, we offer tailored financing solutions for recipients of qualifying Centrelink benefits to help them finance their dream car. Even if you have bad credit concerns, we may be able to assist and get your loan approved.
Yes, you could! Rapid Finance has over 20 years of experience in assisting borrowers who receive Centrelink payments obtain car finance. While some Centrelink benefits are accepted for car loans, our dedicated finance professionals are here to help guide you through the process.
Learn more in our guide, Can I get a loan if I'm on Centrelink.
Eligibility largely depends on the type of Centrelink benefit you receive. At Rapid Finance, we generally accept individuals receiving Family Tax Benefits, Parenting Payments, Disability Pension/DSP, Aged Pension, and Carer's Pension. However, other criteria, such as your credit history and affordability, will also be considered.
Benefits Not Accepted:
We usually accept Family Tax Benefits, Parenting Payments, Disability Pension/DSP, Aged Pension, and Carer's Pension. Unfortunately, Youth Allowance and Newstart Allowance are not accepted for a loan with us.
At Rapid Finance, we currently do not accept applications from those on Youth Allowance or Newstart Allowance for car loans.
You could borrow $10,000 and up to $100,000 with Rapid Finance for your car loan. However, the exact amount will depend on your affordability and individual circumstances. If 100% of your income is from Centrelink, then the amount you could borrow would be adjusted in consideration to affordable repayments. If you're looking to borrow under $10K, we can refer your application to an approved partner.
While being on Centrelink can sometimes equate to unemployment, it's essential to note that not all Centrelink benefits are treated the same. If you receive one of the accepted Centrelink benefits, like the Disability Pension/DSP or Aged Pension, you might be eligible, as Centrelink payments can be considered in the same way as other sources of income. Our team at Rapid Finance is here to assist and understand your unique situation.
Yes, you could! Rapid Finance specialises in assisting those who may have had credit challenges in the past. We even offer a free credit check report without leaving a mark on your credit file. Our goal is to help you improve your credit profile over time.
Absolutely. At Rapid Finance, we consider certain Centrelink benefits as part of your income, making it possible for you to secure a car loan. While not all lenders will consider Centrelink payments towards your income, we have partnered with a range of lenders who are willing to accept Centrelink payments as income.
Our application process is straightforward and can be completed in a few minutes. Typically, after we have received all the information we need, you can expect an approval decision within 24 to 48 hours, ensuring that you're not left waiting.
Yes, it could! By securing a car loan through Rapid Finance and making your repayments on time, you could demonstrate your financial responsibility, which can positively impact your credit rating. Moreover, our team can work with you and provide guidance on improving your credit profile over time.