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Solar Home Loan Eligibility

Want to help the planet, and yourself? Solar systems already reduce your energy bills. Now, they can potentially also cut your home loan interest rate and repayments too. Apply for our Solar Home Loan to enjoy a lower interest rate for the first 5 years when you have solar panels, whether installed now or later.

Use our calculator to check if you qualify for the Solar Home Loan.

You qualify for our solar home loan!

Whether you already have solar or plan to add it, get rewarded with a discounted home loan rate.

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Eligibility for the Solar Home Loan depends on a few basic criteria. Simply provide your postcode, dwelling type, gas and pool details, bedroom number and solar system size. It’s that simple.

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Home loan FAQs

To qualify, simply provide your eligible solar system invoice or quote with your loan application. Real easy.
The rates are discounted on your variable rate loan for 5 years from settlement date. You can choose from Principal & Interest or up to 5 years of Interest-only repayments.
Yes, as long as you have a quote to install solar panels. You cannot apply for the Solar Home Loan if you don’t have solar and don’t have a quote to install solar.
Start by understanding how much power you need, and when. Do you just need panels for daytime supply, or will you also need a battery for power at night too? When choosing your solar system, it pays to do research. It also helps to get multiple quotes for comparison and to read product reviews before making your decision. [To learn more, click here]
The size of system you need depends largely on your daily power needs, property type, roof space, bedroom number and whether you have a pool. The more you have, the larger the solar system you need to generate sufficient power. Find a quality solar retailer and installer to help you consider all the available technology. [To learn more, click here]
Many factors affect how much your household will save on power bills, including your regular energy consumption and the size of your solar system, your feed-in tariff, usage patterns and how much sunshine you get based on where you live. The cost of your solar system will also affect the period it will take for your system to pay for itself.

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We’re efficient. For the last 10 years, we’ve won awards each year for our innovation, low rate home loans and car loans and extras like our offset sub-account from experts like RateCity, Canstar and WeMoney to name a few.

2024 WeMoney - Best Value for Refinance
2023 WeMoney - Best for Value (Variable)
2024 Mozo - Expert's Choice for Best Green Home Loan
Gold Award - Best Green Home Loan
2022 WeMoney - Outstanding Customer Service

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