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About Summerland

Summerland Credit Union is Australian’s most environmentally conscious and active credit union – abiding by a strict code of ethics and refusing to offer credit to companies involved in the fossil fuel industry.

Why choose a credit union?

Credit unions are not run by overseas or local shareholders like banks are but by elected board members – who are also members of the credit union themselves.

Expert board of directors

Summerland is one of the most successfully run and managed credit unions with an expert board of directors that keep growing the business in line with their strong values.

Whether you’re looking to apply for a credit card, to get a low rate home loan for your very first home purchase or simply to save towards something special – Summerland has the lowest rates and the best customer service to help you achieve what you want.

What Summerland can offer you

Summerland is a leading Australian credit union that offers a range of home, car and personal loans as well as banking, saving and investment products like Bonus Saver and iSave Online.

Home loan products

Summerland has a variety of home loan options including their industry-leading clean start variable rate home loan which is currently going for 3.69% per annum.

They also offer one of the leading investor home loans which have been awarded 5 stars by leading loan comparison website Canstar.

Looking for a personal loan?

If you’re looking for a personal loan that is as affordable as it is flexible than Summerland’s options will certainly meet your needs. Their personal loans can be unsecured or secured and can be applied for online. Their rates vary depending on the product you choose but here are a few figures to give you an idea:

  • Secured general purpose personal loan of $5,000 or more at 11.49% per annum
  • Unsecured general purpose personal loan of $5,000 or more at 13.49% per annum

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In a Nutshell

Apply for credit online with Summerland, and enjoy added benefits

Summerland is a modern credit union that offers everything from business loans to credit cards and online banking.

Summerland's website

Their online banking platform and website are easy to use and loaded with information for you to make the best possible financial decisions.

With Summerland, you can get a bank account or loan simply by filling in an online loan application on their website. This means that you get to take care of your finances and apply for credit online – saving you time and money.

Can you apply for a credit card?

Credit cards can certainly be handy when managed correctly. They offer you a safety net that other forms of credit don’t and they can be a great way to build a good credit history and keep track of expenses.

If you’re over 18, are an AU citizen or permanent resident and have a steady income than you can apply for a credit card with Summerland.

Low rate credit cards

The current low rate credit card APR is 11.99% - which is much lower than any rate you will get from a traditional bank. For those looking for A rewards credit card, Summerland offers one with an APR of 18.99%.

Treating you better

When you opt to bank with a credit union as opposed to a traditional bank you always get lower rates and fees but, one of the most underrated benefits is the customer service you’ll receive. Summerland is committed to treating its customers like with respect to dignity and care.

Eco home loans

If you’re looking for a loan for any environmentally orientated purpose, then you should apply for Summerland’s Eco Home Loan.

This loan is secured on your mortgage and allows you to do anything from installing solar panels to rainwater tanks at a very low-interest rate. When you get this loan Summerland will even donate to an environmental cause.

Eligibility & Requirements

Other Products & Services

  • Home and Investment Loans
  • Credit Cards
  • Personal Loans
  • Insurance

Customer Reviews & Testimonials

November 2018

I am an extremely environmentally conscious citizen which is why Summerland immediately caught my eye. As one of the greenest financial institutions in Australia, I could agree with their morals ...

Autumn H
— Leigh Creek —

April 2019

With the use of a Smartphone, Tablet or personal computer you can access Summerland’s website. It is easy, fast and as user-friendly as you can get. Technology is not my strong suit and but I was...

Lara G
— Millicent —

 Find us here

88 Main St, Alstonville

 Opening hours

  • Monday 09:00 – 17:00
  • Tuesday 09:30 – 17:00
  • Wednesday 09:00 – 17:00
  • Thursday 09:00 – 17:00
  • Friday 09:00 – 17:00
  • Saturday Closed –
  • Sunday Closed –

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