Laboratories Credit Union Limited


Bridging Loan

Bridging loans will financially assist you when buying a new property while the sale of your existing home has not been finalised. LCU offers a 1 year interest only bridging loan to assist you during this process.

4.54% pa
interest rate

5.16% pa comparison rate1

  • 100% offset
  • No redraw fees
  • No ongoing fees
  • Variable and lump sum repayments
  • Automatic repayment from salary

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  How do I apply?
  What documents do I need?

Evidence of Income:

  • Copy of 2 current pay slips or a letter from your employer stating commencement date and salary details
  • If your pay is not currently deposited to an LCU account, please supply 3 months' of complete bank statements
  • Proof and source of other income
  • If self-employed please provide full financial statements and tax assessments for the last 2 years and current figures no more than 3 months old
  • A copy of a recent rental lease or bank statements showing receipt of rent.

Evidence of Commitments:

  • Statement of your home and/or other loans
  • A copy of a recent rental lease or if boarding, a letter from the owner
  • Latest 3 months' of statements for all credit cards and store cards

  Additional information

Rates are subject to change. Please refer to our rates and fees page.
1Comparison rate based on a secured loan of $150,000 over 25 years.
Warning: These comparison rates are true only for the examples given and may not include all fees and charges. Different terms, fees and other loan amounts might result in a different comparison rate.

Bridging Loan
Interest Rates
Fixed Interest Rate4.54% pa
Comparison Rate5.16% pa1
Establishment Fee$903.60
Annual Fee$0 
Monthly Fee$0 
Redraw Fee$0 
Automatic Deposits (salary / account)Yes
Minimum Amount$50,000 
Maximum borrowing capacity (LVR)80% No LMI, 95% with LMI
Maximum Term in Years1 year 
Redraw FacilityYes 
Offset Account100% offset available 
Variable and lump sum repaymentsYes


1 Warning: This comparison rate applies only to the examples given. Different amounts and terms will result in different comparison rates. Costs such as redraw fees or early repayment fees, and cost savings such as fee waivers, are not included in the comparison rate but may influence the cost of the loan. Comparison Rate is calculated on a loan amount of $150,000 over a term of 25 years based upon monthly repayments. These rates are for secured loans only.