How car subscription works

In just 3 easy steps, you’ll be ready to drive away with a Sydney car subscription service that has it all. Apply for our car subscription online and get approval within minutes. Once you’re approved, you can browse our wide range of cars in Sydney — booking any of the available cars for next-day collection. Drive for as long as you like and feely swap or return your chosen car as you wish. What are you waiting for?

1. Browse

Start by choosing from a wide selection of quality new and used cars, with a model to suit every budget and lifestyle. Most models are in stock and available for convenient collection or delivery within 48 hours. Can't find a car you like? We add new models every day, or get in touch to request the right model for you.

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2. Subscribe

Subscribe online or over the phone with instant approval, and pay a fully refundable* security deposit to secure your car. Choose from the available plans and options to create a subscription that's right for you. Don't worry—there's nothing to pay until you're approved!

*Fully refundable at the end of the subscription, pending any wear and tear costs and outstanding payments.

3. Drive!

You're all set! Get behind the wheel with convenient pick-up or delivery options, then simply pay as your drive. There's no lock in contract. Drive for as long as you like after the minimum term, then swap or return your car as you needs change. Choose from weekly, fortnightly or monthly payment options. Contact us if you need to make any updates to your subscription.

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What is included with my HelloCars Subscription?

Everything you need to get on the road with HelloCars Subscription is included in one affordable weekly payment. All you need to cover is fuel and tolls.

Avoid the budget stress of registration and insurance each year, it's all included in the price of your subscription

  • No need to worry about registration reminders and insurance renewals, HelloCars takes care of this for you

  • No more hassles with vehicle inspections and inspection certificates, we organise this on your behalf to keep you on the road

  • Our easy online process makes it simple to submit a claim from your mobile phone in the event of an accident

Enjoy complimentary servicing and ongoing maintenance with your subscription at conveniently located providers

  • No surprises at service time, all scheduled servicing and maintenance costs are included

  • Wear and tear items such as tyres, brakes and wiper blades are included in the price of your subscription

  • Simply bring your car in when its service is due, and collect it when it's done - no invoices, no payments, no headaches!

Know you're covered if anything should go wrong, with a warranty for the entire duration of your subscription, no matter how long you drive.

  • Never worry about the nuts and bolts of car ownership again! HelloCars takes the headache and uncertainty out of car ownership

  • Warning light on the dash? Engine making a funny noise? Enjoy the peace of mind knowing unexpected repairs are covered by HelloCars

  • If we can't fix your car, we'll swap you into a suitable available replacement vehicle - that's the beauty of subscription!

Help is never far away with roadside assistance included as standard with all HelloCars plans.

  • Flat tyre? Dead battery? No fuel? Get help no matter where you are in Australia to get you back on the road. 24/7. 365 days.

  • We know accidents can be stressful, that's why roadside assistance is your 24/7 helpline to assist in the event of an accident

  • If you can't drive your car due to a fault or mechanical issue, complimentary towing is available to get it sorted out fast


Why drive on car subscription?

Unlike other car rentals in Sydney, HelloCars car subscription is flexible and affordable. Here are the 4 main benefits of choosing our subscription:

Enjoy the positives, forget the negatives

Choose any car you like to drive from our wide range and treat it like your own. But forget having to deal with all the costs of owning it yourself — you'll never pay for registration, insurance or maintenance again.

A subscription that is as flexible as your lifestyle

We know that life is never predictable and it’s always changing, so why should your car stay the same? With minimum subscription terms as short as 30 days, there's no need for a long-term commitment to one vehicle. Swap or return your car as your needs change.

Bumper-to-bumper warranty

No need to worry about the nuts and bolts of car ownership again. These things happen to everyone! That’s why we cover all our subscribers with a bumper-to-bumper warranty.

One affordable weekly payment

With rego, insurance, maintenance, warranty and roadside assistance included in the weekly payment, you’ve got everything you need to get on the road without stress.

Still have questions?

If you can't find what you're looking for, please get in touch with our Sydney-based customer service team.

Read our FAQ

How long can I keep the car for?

You can keep the car for as long as you like! Minimum subscription terms start from just 30 days, the longer you choose to keep your car - the more affordable it becomes to subscribe. Before returning your car, 21 days written notice is required. If you choose to return your car before the minimum term, early termination fees will apply.

Are there any upfront fees?

There is no cost to apply to subscribe with HelloCars. If your subscription is approved, some plans may include an upfront establishment fee of $399. All plans require a security deposit which is refundable at the conclusion of your subscription.

How much is the security deposit?

Before driving, all plans require a minimum security deposit of $500 which is refundable when the vehicle is returned to HelloCars in the same condition. The security deposit amount is calculated instantly when you apply to subscribe.

Am I eligible to subscribe?

Most customers are eligible to subscribe as long as you meet some basic eligibility criteria. HelloCars will perform an instant online assessment that includes a identity verification and a credit check to determine the required security deposit.

Is this rent-to-own?

No, there is no obligation to purchase the vehicle and your subscription payments do not accumulate toward the purchase price of the vehicle.

Can I add another driver to my plan?

Yes! As long as they meet the same eligibility criteria, you can add up to 5 additional nominated drivers to your subscription for $15 per week, per driver. Only nominated drivers are covered by your HelloCars Subscription insurance.

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