Enquire Now

Getting a quote won't affect your credit score.

Caravan Finance Australia

Make 2024 a year to remember on the open road with Australia’s best rated caravan and camper trailer loans – Credit One. With more than 1800 Five Star reviews from happy customers, our passionate team of brokers have helped thousands of Aussie’s to explore the unbeaten path with bank-beating finance rates.

Hero banner

What Our Customers Say ...

We know that our customers are at the centre of our business, which is why everything we do, we do it with a customer-first approach. See why Credit One has become one of the most trusted and preferred brokers for caravan financing in Australia.

My husband and I have just bought our 1st Caravan and went through Credit One for the finance and spoke to Jenny Youl. Jenny was such a big help to us and nothing was a problem. The communication was fantastic and Jenny was available to help out if I needed anything at anytime. I would highly recommend Jenny and Credit One to my friends and colleagues if needed

Lynette Halliday

I can't speak highly enough about Brooke Siebuhr. Brooke has been so helpful and very professional in helping me secure a loan for my new Camper Trailer. No question went unanswered and her speedy service never left me wondering what was going on. No hesitation at all in recommending Credit One and Brooke if you're needing finance for your new camper trailer or caravan. Thanks Brooke.

Marg Weller

Emma Johnson from Credit One was super helpful and quick to help me get approved for a loan. She’s was very informative and helped answer all the questions I had. Emma is lovely and professional and fantastic customer service. Highly recommend her!

Courtney Renee

Shaylah was extremely kind and energetic the whole process of getting the loan and willing to do what it took to get the loan done quickly and with consideration to my needs. Was fantastic to work with and 100% would suggest going through this company.

Iachlan Earley

Highly recommend Alan to help with all your loan needs. We have used many brokers over the years and we can confidently say that Alan has been by the far the best. Knowledgeable, no fuss, professional and efficient - we would and will continue to use Credit One in the future.

Katie Andrews

Have found my new go to for finance. A very professional team who are very supportive in all step required. Nothing was too complicated and always kept in touch with the process.

Trace Saunders

Jenny Youl was so good to us, she made things so easy with the paper work and she kept us notified with everything. I think we may have been her longest clients with COVID going on. Thanks Jen.

Amanda Schuman

I’ve dealt with Shaun & Andy for 2 settlements this year and cannot fault the professional service and response time these gents supply. Along with these top quality attributes they also have extremely competitive rates. 5 stars.

Mitch Harris

Brett Murphy was such a great help and found me the best possible loan that suits me! I definitely recommend using him for all your loan needs! Will be recommending all my family and friends. Thanks again Brett!

Joel Sandry

I have dealt with Michael a few times now and each time he delivers with fast reliable service. He keeps in touch and knows what he is doing. I would highly recommend him to anyone looking for finance.

Scott Taylor

Brooke S was an absolute superstar! Nothing was too much trouble, more than happy to go above and beyond expectations and made the whole process simple, pleasant and easy. Highly recommend Credit One to anyone.

Merita Hammond

Keep in the loop with our news & updates!

Complete an Online Caravan Finance Quote now, without obligation - or phone to talk with one of our Specialists.

Apply Now

Why Choose Us

Document icon

Looking for a caravan loan? We compare your financial needs with all of the lenders on our extensive panel to find the best option for you and your individual circumstances.

Document icon

We have established relationships with over 40 of Australia's most trusted lenders, including major banks and lenders not available directly to the general public.

Document icon

Our premium finance solutions incorporate low upfront establishment fees, no ongoing fees, bank-beating interest rates. We can tailor a finance package and the loan term to suit your needs.

Document icon

Credit One offers as well as same day approvals for a caravan loan using our simple, obligation-free .

Document icon

Our Finance Consultants are available 7 days a week for your convenience, give us a call today on or request a call back to learn more about a caravan loan.

Document icon

We provide independent and unbiased service to get the best finance solution for you, that's why Credit One have been named "Broker of the Year" 3 years in a row.

Latest Caravan News & Tips

Free Caravan Buying E-Book

Step by step caravan buying guide reveals everything you need to know about buying a caravan in Australia. Enter your details below to download instantly.

E-Book cover

Caravan Loans Finance

How To Apply For A Caravan Loan?

Applying for a caravan loan is much easier than choosing your new dream asset. There are a couple of ways you can apply for finance on a caravan through Credit One. You can get started by checking out our caravan finance calculator to get an insight into the fees and charges, and a comparison rate.

You can either make a call direct to our industry professionals or use one of our online application forms for caravan loans. Even if you use the online process, your caravan loan application will be looked after by one industry professional from start to finish.

When a time suits, we will give you a call to discuss the loan term, interest rates, loan amount, the structure of the personal loan and what suits your needs etc. Starting the application process usually only takes around 20 minutes and during this time we discuss your personal lending profile, current financial position, assets, and liabilities and what you would like to achieve when financing the caravan or motorhome. We’ll also provide all required information about an unsecured personal loan, a secured caravan loan, and what you can expect from each including fees and charges through a loan contract.

Once we have completed your application for the specified loan amounts, we will request supporting documentation. The exact documentation required will depend on how you want to structure and set up the caravan loan. This can include but not limited to: whether it be a business-related loan or a personal loan where the caravan will be being used for personal use.

Once received, the application will be assessed, we will then come back to you with the best options for you, and you then decide which option you would like to take. The application is then sent to the financier for consideration and approval.

How Does Caravan Finance Work?

Caravan, Camper Trailer, and Motorhome finance for these assets are generally the same. This means either a secured loan or unsecured loan.

That being said, the choice of a secured loan or unsecured loans will ultimately be decided on with a conversation with one of our qualified Credit One Leisure team brokers. During the conversation you will be asked a number of questions about how you want to manage your new loan, if you’re considering secured or unsecured loan, what interest rate, monthly repayments, loan term, fees, and charges. We can tailor personal loans and your monthly repayment terms to suit the way you want to manage your asset.

Features of a secured loan.

  • Fixed interest for the loan term
  • Fixed rates attract a lower interest rate
  • The ability to make extra loan repayments
  • Minimal exit costs
  • Minimal account keeping fees
  • Partial or full funding
  • Total flexibility where you have control

Having a look at the types of loans available to you ultimately comes down to the loan amount and how you want to manage the loan.

So, you have made the decision and placed a deposit on your soon to be built or used pride and joy. What happens next? What are the steps? How can you get your hands on the loan sooner, rather than later?

Your broker will guide you through the very easy process of applying for and the loan terms of a caravan loan.

  • First step is to make an application.
  • Once your caravan finance has been approved, if you are buying new and it is a build just sit back and wait or if it’s in stock, we can give the dealer the great news. If buying used, you can give the vendor the great news and start to think about collection.
  • Repayments commence once caravan loans have been settled.
  • If buying new, your broker will look after everything with the dealer when it comes to things like, tax invoice requests and payment from the financier of the unit prior to collection.

What Are The Benefits of Financing A Caravan?

Caravan loans in our current climate have never been easier, better, or more cost-effective, with interest rates at an all-time low, the likes of which we have never seen before.

The dream of the great escape is now at the fingertips of many more Australians and given the overseas travel restrictions that we have experienced, domestic travel within Australia is a fantastic alternative. And unlike if you borrowed funds to travel overseas you have a tangible asset you can re-sell.

  • The main benefit of obtaining a caravan loan is you get to live the lifestyle today
  • Monthly repayments on caravan loans are at an all-time low in Australia
  • Keeping your cash aside for the rainy day
  • You build your credit history and profile
  • One easy to manage repayment

New Or Used Caravan?

Once the decision has been made to purchase a caravan or RV, the loan amount and how much you can afford is now a key factor.

Obtaining a pre-approval can put your mind at ease and give you confidence about the types of assets you can look at. There are differences when borrowing money for either a new or used caravan and then off course there is the overall cost.

Interest rates will vary whether you are buying new or used and will also be affected by the actual age of the van. New can attract a lower rate in some cases. Secondly, the loan term can also be affected when purchasing a used caravan, RV, camper trailer, or motorhome and in some instances, financiers will only allow the loan period based on the vintage of the asset.

How To Get The Best Rate On Your Caravan Loan?

Getting the very best deal on a loan for a caravan or motorhome is what everyone wants. We often hear how the customer wants a better rate.

Sadly, the media has pushed and pushed for the borrowers to continually ask for a better deal. When we say that Credit One has a strong history of getting the very best rate caravan finance for their customers, you can see for yourself in the 5-star reviews we consistently receive.

Obtaining the very best rate is not about being demanding but working with the broker and understanding what the very best loan is for you and your current financial circumstances.

Remember that the best loan may not be the one with the very cheapest interest rate. It is recommended that get a comparison rate, as a poor interest rate can land you in hot water. Generally, if it sounds too good to be true, then it probably is.

Factors affecting the loan interest rate could be

  • the age of the van,
  • the amount being borrowed,
  • your current financial circumstances or
  • even your financial history.

There are two options when looking to borrow money, firstly you have mainstream normal financial institutions such as banks and Credit Unions. Alternatively, you can engage the services of a professional finance brokerage like ours.

The traditional lenders and non bank lenders tend to have less options and choices with regards to finding the very best caravan finance. Whether you choose secured loans or unsecured loans, most banks don’t see caravans and campers as an asset and the interest rates will reflect this. The Credit One automotive financial services are different – we’re a brokerage for both business and personal loans for caravans and camper trailer finance.

Credit One has a large number of choices and options to find the very best loan for you. The financiers available to the brokers work closely to ensure the loan is tailored to suit your individual financial circumstances.

Our best suggestion for getting the best rate caravan loan – talk to Credit One, let us do a comparison. It’s a phone call that could save you thousands.

Am I Eligible For A Caravan Loan?

There are a number of factors that come into play when looking for caravan loans. It is a straightforward process and with a simple call with a Credit One finance specialist, you can get a basic idea whether or not a caravan loan is going to be suitable for you.

With a few simple questions, a qualified broker can give you an indication of whether you will meet the criteria for a loan and what your caravan loan repayments might look like. Eligibility for a loan will be based on a number of factors, including but not limited to credit score, income, your age, residential status, and current financial profile. Call our team of finance brokers today and find out the easy way. At Credit One we look at every option to get you approved.

Can I Get A Caravan Loan With Bad Credit?

Within the personal loan and finance industry, we always love a challenge. Whether you have good credit history or not, Australian loan terms range far and wide – we can surely find a way to help.

If you have had bad credit, low credit score, blemishes on your current personal loan or loans, or have even been bankrupt, there is always hope. Credit One understands that every person’s circumstances are different.

While we are not suggesting that every loan applicant will be assured of success when applying for caravan finance, Credit One does has a history of strong association and relationships with the financiers and major lenders. This means we are in a strong position to get more deals set. Do not let a bad credit deter you from having a conversation, you will be surprised with what our brokers can achieve for you with the right deal and the right caravan loan repayments.

How To Calculate Your Repayments

Using our caravan finance calculator, you can get a quick estimate of your weekly or monthly loan repayments. This will give you a quick indication of how much you can afford to borrow on your loan.

But remember that this only gives you an estimate of your loan repayments, it will depend on the loan amounts borrowed and your circumstances. To get an accurate figure of your potential loan repayments, you should speak to a broker who can take into consideration your complete circumstances.

Footer OnlyVans.com.au