What is car leasing?
Car leasing lets you 'rent' a brand new car for 2-4 years.
Simply choose the car you want and we'll help you find a great deal. When your lease ends, you return the vehicle. It's as simple as that.
If you like driving a different new car every few years while paying the same amount every month, leasing could be the perfect choice.
Benefits of Car Leasing
What you need to know when leasing a car for the first time
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SUV / Crossover • 5 Door • 5 Seat • From £222.58pm inc. VAT 6000 Miles PA NOTE: The filter is set to 5000 miles per annum however this model is currently cheaper on 6000 miles per annum. 24 Months NOTE: The filter is set to 48 month contract however this model is currently cheaper on a 24 month contract.
A practical mid-sized SUV with enough space to seat 5 adults comfortably. The Nissan Qashqai is widely credited with being the first crossover that created the SUV segment.
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SUV / Crossover • 5 Door • 5 Seat • From £247.93pm inc. VAT
Hyundai have created an SUV that is simple to use with a contemporary design while still maintaining the signature Hyundai look. Its inclusive technology and safety features help to create a crowd pleaser.
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SUV / Crossover • 5 Door • 5 Seat • From £549.61pm inc. VAT
All you could want in an all-electric car. There's versatile space which is enough for 7 plus cargo, top class safety, and it's insanely quick. Pair that with a slick exterior and a tech-packed interior, it doesn't leave much to be desired.
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SUV / Crossover • 5 Door • 5 Seat • From £266.00pm inc. VAT 36 Months NOTE: The filter is set to 48 month contract however this model is currently cheaper on a 36 month contract.
This Korean designed family SUV with its attractive styling and practicalities makes for a car that can be highly merited, for example its low emissions and smooth handling.
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SUV / Crossover • 5 Door • 5 Seat • From £205.14pm inc. VAT
This compact SUV has technology for a more confident drive and can accommodate 5 passengers and luggage. The Juke combines the best attributes from SUVs and hatchbacks to create a wonderful crossover.
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Hatchback • 5 Door • 5 or 7 Seat • From £298.94pm inc. VAT
The A Class is the smallest vehicle in the Mercedes-Benz range. It is a compact hatchback which with 5 doors which still has enough space to comfortably seat 5 adults. There are three models to choose from the entry level SE, mid-range Sport or top of the range AMG Line.
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Large SUV • 5 Door • 5 or 7 Seat • From £282.96pm inc. VAT 36 Months NOTE: The filter is set to 48 month contract however this model is currently cheaper on a 36 month contract.
The Kodiaq has a simple functionality to it, with its expansive space to accommodate any need and a strong engine this car is good value for money.
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Saloon • 5 Door • 5 Seat • From £418.57pm inc. VAT
The Polestar 2 makes it look effortless. It's an excitingly fresh take on an environmentally friendly Electric Vehicle, and with feather-light acceleration and impressive technology packed in, it's hard not to recommend it.
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Large SUV • 5 Door • 5 Seat • From £503.98pm inc. VAT 6000 Miles PA NOTE: The filter is set to 5000 miles per annum however this model is currently cheaper on 6000 miles per annum.
The Mercedes-Benz GLC is a spacious mid-sized, luxury SUV. There are 3 models to choose from in the main range starting with the Urban Edition, moving on to the Sport model and finally the most luxurious AMG Line. The Mercedes-AMG GLC is also available for those who would like a performance vehicle.
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Hatchback • 5 Door • 5 Seat • From £216.37pm inc. VAT
The Volkswagen Golf is a mid sized hatchback, with its high quality equipment and build the Golf hatchback is striking and reliable. The interior boasts size and comfort for any journeys be it long or short.
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Saloon • 4 Door • 5 Seat • From £589.22pm inc. VAT
The 3 Series is a mid-sized 4 door saloon from BMW. There are 4 models to choose from; the entry level SE model, mid range Sport model, top of the range M Sport model as well as the ED model specially designed to be more efficient. There is also a 3 Series hybrid available for the electric vehicle market.
Don't know which car you want? We have all different body types available, as well as electric lease deals if you're thinking about making the switch. You'll also find affordable options with our latest special offers.
Whatever car you want, we're sure to have it at a great price. Simply use our range of filter options to find the right vehicle for you.
Once you've found your desired car, customise your lease agreement.
Your initial rental is a one-time upfront payment that's usually the same amount as 3, 6 or 9 months' worth of your lease payments.
For example, if your car lease was £200 per month, a 3-month initial rental payment would be £600. The higher your initial rental, the cheaper your monthly lease payment.
After customising your lease deal, we'll give you a quote online or over the phone. If you're happy to go ahead, you can complete your application by filling in a short form online.
The information is passed onto our helpful team who will then run a standard credit check. Providing you pass the credit check, then your lease application will be approved.
Car leasing is a type of finance so it can impact your credit score, just like any other monthly payment (such as a phone bill, a loan or a credit card). Make sure that you can make your monthly payments on time every month.
Once your lease application is approved, we'll provide an estimated delivery date for the vehicle. You'll be given access to our online portal to get updates on any progress.
We'll also send you official documentation via post that you'll need to sign and send back to us.
You can check for updates on your lease agreement and the delivery of your car with our easy online portal.
We'll confirm a delivery date and address and have your brand-new car delivered, ready for you to drive.
All our lease cars are delivered free to anywhere within mainland UK.
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Your questions answered
Simply decide on which car you want to drive, customise your agreement to your needs and start your online application. Our helpful team will guide you through the process and you can see updates in our handy online portal. Once your application is complete and you have passed a credit check, we'll arrange the delivery of your brand-new car.
Like any type of finance, it's better to have a good credit score when you apply. This reassures the lender that you're reliable and will make payments on time. However, this isn't the only factor considered and you may still be approved, regardless of your credit score.
Always opt for a reliable, trusted company when leasing a car. Here at Rivervale, we're rated 5* on TrustPilot, with over 2,000 verified customer reviews. Our friendly team will help find you the best car for your needs and budget. What's more, we have no hidden charges and never take admin fees, so you know exactly how much you'll pay for your new car.
Yes, all our lease cars are brand new, which is why many include the manufacturer's warranty. You also won't need to pay for an MOT if your lease deal is under three years, as new cars don't require one.
Your initial rental will be collected by direct debit shortly after the delivery of your new vehicle, this is usually within 7-10 days.