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Compare low-rate car loans in Darwin

Access the finance you need for your vehicle in Darwin

When you’re in the market for your next vehicle, it’s important to know what your options are when it comes to covering its cost. If you only want to pay part (or none) of it with your savings, Savvy is here to help you out. We’ll help you find the best car loan for your situation, no matter whether you’re in Darwin, Alice Springs or anywhere else in the Northern Territory.

Save time, effort and money with Savvy

With the backing of an extensive panel of trusted lenders from around Australia and a team of experienced consultants to do the heavy lifting for you, locking in the most affordable car loan has never been easier with Savvy. We’ll help you compare a vast number of options from around Australia so you can hit the road in your new set of wheels sooner. Start the process with us today with a free no-obligation quote.

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The features and benefits of car loans in Darwin

Low interest rates tailored to your profile

You can compare a variety of car loans starting from very affordable and competitive rates to help you lock in a cheaper deal.

Repay over one to seven years

You can take as long as you like to repay your car loan, with options ranging from as long as seven years down to shorter terms of just 12 months in total.

No deposit required

You can take out a car loan worth as much as 100% of the cost of your vehicle (or more if you include on-road costs such as vehicle registration and stamp duty).

Buy from a Darwin dealership or privately

When you’re looking for a car, you won’t have to stick solely to new cars or those sold in dealerships; you can also get approved to buy used cars from private sellers.

Multiple income streams accepted

If you work full-time, part-time, casually or are self-employed (or any combination of more than one job), you can qualify for finance if you meet your lender’s criteria.

Business solutions available

You can also access a range of commercial solutions to help you purchase or lease a car or another vehicle, opening the door for business owners to take out the finance they need.

Why apply for your car loan with Savvy?

The documents you’ll need when applying for your car loan

Common questions about car loans in Darwin

Can I get a car loan in Darwin if I have bad credit?

Yes – there are still car loans available for borrowers with bad credit. There may be many reasons why your credit score isn’t the best, but it’s important to know there are still options available to you if you find yourself in this situation.

How long will the car loan process take with Savvy?

The car loan process is a quick one with Savvy. Once you’ve submitted your initial application through our online portal, you can have your car loan approved, funded and settled as soon as 48 hours thereafter. If you want to have your agreement settled as soon as possible, it’s worthwhile keeping your phone close by to ensure you don’t miss any calls which could potentially hold up the process.

How can I reduce the cost of my car loan?

There are many ways you can go about cutting down the cost of your car loan, which are important to bear in mind before signing your final contract. Some of the key factors which can help you get a cheaper finance deal include:

  • Opting for a shorter loan term (the shorter your loan, the less interest you’ll pay)
  • Pay a deposit (if you have funds to do so)
  • Work on your credit rating (such as paying down outstanding debts or reducing your credit card limits)
Can I get approved for a loan to buy a car outside of Darwin?

Yes – your car doesn’t have to be in Darwin for you to buy it with a car loan. We can help you get approved for finance on any eligible car around the country. Additionally, our in-house car broking team can help you source your ideal car, no matter whether it’s in the suburb over or a loan for a car in Adelaide. This gives you more freedom to choose between different vehicles on the market.

Who’s eligible to take out a car loan in Darwin?

Eligibility criteria for car loans will differ between lenders but will generally follow the same general points. The main ones to keep in mind when applying for your car loan are:

  • You must be at least 18 years old
  • You must be an Australian citizen or permanent resident
  • You must be earning a stable income (typically of at least $20,000 to $26,000)
  • You mustn’t have any bankruptcies or Part 9 debt agreements on your file (though solutions exist for those with bad credit)

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