If you plan on buying or selling a car privately, our approved Absa Private Buy dealerships will help you navigate the journey. With over 40 approved car dealerships nationwide, our dealers can help you with assessments before buying, or assist with facilitating the sale.


What to expect

  • What you get

    • A safe environment to conclude your vehicle finance transaction.
    • Insurance options that include credit protection plans, extended cover, mechanical breakdown warranties and an Ultimate Booster warranty.
    • A technical inspection, roadworthy test and change of ownership facilitated by the dealer.

    In addition to being able to facilitate your private vehicle sale and/or purchase, an Absa Private Buy approved dealer can also:

    • Help you find the car that you’re looking for
    • Offer you great deals on a new or used car
    • Help you if you want to trade in your old car.
  • What you need to know

    Some charges to note when purchasing a car through your dealer (these charges are not exhaustive):

    • Risk management and facilitation
    • Delivery, license and registration
    • Dealer-introduced commission when financing a car.

    Some charges to note when selling your car through your dealer (these charges are not exhaustive)    

    • Inspection report
    • Repair costs that may be required to enable the sale of your car.

    For more information on these charges, speak to your dealer


  • What you need to bring

    For the approved dealer to facilitate your purchase, all you need to bring is:

    • Your South African ID book, Smart Card or your passport
    • Proof of income
    • Proof of residence
    • Your driving licence
    • Copy of your NaTIS document, if the vehicle you are trading in, is paid up.
Submit this form and we will contact you at a time that suits you.

 *Term and conditions apply.
Credit Protection Cover is underwritten by either Absa Life Limited or Hollard Life. Mechanical Breakdown Warranty and Extended Cover is underwritten by Absa Insurance Company Limited or Hollard Insurance Company.

Need more help?

Let one of our consultants help you get the best vehicle finance for your needs.

Call us on:

0860 669 669 

Call Islamic Vehicle Finance on:

0860 000 786

Visit your nearest branch