Absa

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Absa is a registered credit provider with South Africa’s National Credit Regulator: NCRCP7


About – Absa

Absa Bank Limited referred to as Absa Bank for short is a subsidiary of Barclays Africa Group.

It is listed on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange. We provide a complete range of banking services to individuals, businesses and corporations. We offer investment banking and wealth management as part of our commitment to serve all people and organisations in South Africa.

We are fully dedicated to serving our customers. We provide advanced personalised solutions based on expertise and experience. Over the years, we have expanded our banking and financial operations to other countries on the African continent including Botswana, Zambia, Mozambique, Nigeria and Namibia.

Services – Absa

The new visual identity of Absa bank is focused on the letter "A".

It corresponds to "Alpha" in the Roman alphabet which symbolises beginning. The logo is the main visual representation of a company. That is why its colour scheme has to be chosen carefully so as to have the greatest psychological influence on consumers.

The red colour in the Absa logo symbolises vitality, energy and excitement. It gives the bank a modern appeal and makes it stand out. The logo design is focused on presenting the brand as the trend-setting leader in the provision of financial services. The bank has retained its number one position in the ratings of consumers and experts.


Summary of Services

  • CAR Loans
  • PERSONAL Loans
  • VEHICLE Loans 
  • AUTO Finance


ABSA Loans – How Useful Are They for Vehicle Purchase

No active modern person can go without a car. But how can you get finance to buy a vehicle? Use this Absa car loans review to find out whether the solutions of this bank are right for you.

Absa is undoubtedly a reliable lender. The bank is part of Barclay's Group and has solid positions in South Africa and in other countries on the continent as well. Its vehicle finance services are friendly and easy to use.

The ABSA vehicle loans are available for financing instalment sales and leases as well as direct sales. If you choose an instalment sale loan, you will have access to a customised repayment schedule for a maximum of 6 years. You can also obtain cash for paying your lease instalments. It has some of the most favourable terms which will certainly help you save money while feeling comfortable about the repayment of the borrowed amount. One important thing to note is that Absa offers Shari'ah compliant vehicle finance which is especially designed for Muslims.

The online application saves you time and effort

The easy accessibility of the personal loans is one of their main benefits. You can use the calculator on the bank's website to determine how much you will need to borrow and apply directly online. The online application saves you time and effort and money too. When it comes to the interest rates, they are among the most affordable that you will find in South Africa. Of course, in order to take advantage of these rates, you should have good credit history and credit score. If you are an excellent applicant, you can secure a larger loan amount as well.

The car loans of the bank come in a variety of sizes. You can get enough funds to finance the purchase of a sports car or a recreational vehicle. The only limit to the loan amount will be your own ability to repay the loan. This is a fair deal in every respect. Overall, the Absa car loans are a great choice for busy people who want to get easy and affordable vehicle finance. The bank does not offer an array of fancy features, but you can expect to get a superb deal.

 Contact Details

180 Commissioner St, City and Suburban, Johannesburg, Gauteng, 2000, South Africa
Ph: 011 350 4111 / 011 350 4000
Fx: 011 370 5000
Em: [email protected]
Em: [email protected]

 Postal Address

PO Box 7735, Johannesburg, 2000, South Africa

 Universal Branch Code

Absa’s universal branch code: 632005

 Opening Hours

  • Monday 08:30 – 15:30
  • Tuesday 08:30 – 15:30
  • Wednesday 08:30 – 15:30
  • Thursday 08:30 – 15:30
  • Friday 08:30 – 15:30
  • Saturday 08:00 – 11:00
  • Sunday Closed –