Leasing Overview

How Does Leasing a Car Work?

Car leasing works by renting a brand-new vehicle for a fixed time, usually 2-4 years. Make your initial rental payment and then monthly payments until your contract ends. Car leasing often works out cheaper than buying as you only pay for the time you use the car.

What does car leasing mean?

Brief explanation of what car leasing means – it’s not about owning a car outright but on a temporary basis, that it’s a loan etc.

What are the benefits of leasing a car?

Bullet point the key benefits of leasing a car

What does leasing a car include?

Briefly outline what’s included in car leasing eg. insurance, maintenance etc (and provide links to any relevant guides)

What to know when leasing a car

Bullet point the need to know information before you lease a car eg. how much you expect to use the car, the term you’d like to lease for, how much deposit you have

What is the criteria for leasing a car?

Briefly outline or bullet point the eligibility factors that will be considered for car leasing

Learn how car leasing works with our complete guides

Our leasing process guides are informative and easy to read, giving you a full overview of how personal car leasing and business car leasing work in the UK. Find out everything you need to know about how car leasing works, so you know which deal is right for you.

The guides in this section cover leasing costs, options for maintenance, insurance and what happens when your leasing agreement comes to an end.

Whenever there is a change in the leasing process, we update our guides or create new ones. However, if there are guides you would like to see us produce, please let us know!

  • The Car and Van Leasing Process
  • How Much Does Car Leasing Cost?
  • What is a Maintenance Package?
  • What is GAP Insurance?
  • Working Out the Total Cost of Usership
  • Initial Rental Explained
  • Getting a Good Deal on a Car Lease
  • Choosing Your Fuel Type
  • Emissions Tests Explained
  • Insuring a Lease Vehicle
  • Car Leasing Fair Wear and Tear
  • Putting a Private Plate on a Lease car
  • What does Pre-Registered mean?
  • The End of Lease Process
  • Terminating a Lease Agreement
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