In 1903, the Newcastle Permanent Building Society was established to provide the people of Newcastle with stability. Since then, Newcastle Permanent has grown to become one of Australia’s biggest building societies with over 50 branches across NSW. Newcastle Permanent is a building society, which means that instead of having customers, it has members. Being a building society, Newcastle Permanent distribute its profits back to its members by way of lower rates and fewer fees.

Newcastle Permanent has won numerous awards including the Money magazine award for cheapest home loan package in the non-bank category and the Smart Investor Blue Ribbon Award for Building Society of the year.

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Newcastle Permanent home loans

Premium Plus Package Variable Rate Home Loan Special (Principal and Interest) (LVR < 90%)SpecialIncludes a discounted rate off the Premium Plus Package Variable Rate Tier 4 home loan when meeting certain eligibility requirements.
Advertised rate
3.64%
Variable
Upfront fee
$0
Comparison rate*
4.03%
Ongoing fee
$395 annually
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Premium Plus Package Variable Rate Home Loan Special (Principal and Interest) (LVR 90%-95%)
Advertised rate
3.74%
Variable
Upfront fee
$0
Comparison rate*
4.12%
Ongoing fee
$395 annually
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Premium Plus Package Variable Rate Investment Loan Special (Principal and Interest)
Advertised rate
3.99%
Variable
Upfront fee
$0
Comparison rate*
4.37%
Ongoing fee
$395 annually
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Premium Plus Package Fixed Rate Home Loan (Principal and Interest) 3 Years
Advertised rate
3.74%
Fixed - 3 years
Upfront fee
$0
Comparison rate*
4.58%
Ongoing fee
$395 annually
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Premium Plus Package Fixed Rate Home Loan (Principal and Interest) 5 Years
Advertised rate
3.99%
Fixed - 5 years
Upfront fee
$0
Comparison rate*
4.59%
Ongoing fee
$395 annually
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Premium Plus Package Fixed Rate Home Loan (Principal and Interest) 4 Years
Advertised rate
3.99%
Fixed - 4 years
Upfront fee
$0
Comparison rate*
4.61%
Ongoing fee
$395 annually
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Premium Plus Package Fixed Rate Home Loan (Principal and Interest) 2 Years
Advertised rate
3.69%
Fixed - 2 years
Upfront fee
$0
Comparison rate*
4.62%
Ongoing fee
$395 annually
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Premium Plus Package Fixed Rate Home Loan (Principal and Interest) 1 Year
Advertised rate
3.59%
Fixed - 1 year
Upfront fee
$0
Comparison rate*
4.67%
Ongoing fee
$395 annually
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Fixed Rate Home Loan (Principal and Interest) 5 Years
Advertised rate
4.19%
Fixed - 5 years
Upfront fee
$0
Comparison rate*
4.73%
Ongoing fee
$0
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Fixed Rate Home Loan (Principal and Interest) 3 Years
Advertised rate
3.94%
Fixed - 3 years
Upfront fee
$0
Comparison rate*
4.79%
Ongoing fee
$0
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Fixed Rate Home Loan (Principal and Interest) 4 Years
Advertised rate
4.19%
Fixed - 4 years
Upfront fee
$0
Comparison rate*
4.79%
Ongoing fee
$0
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Premium Plus Package Fixed Rate Investment Loan (Principal and Interest) 3 Years
Advertised rate
3.99%
Fixed - 3 years
Upfront fee
$0
Comparison rate*
4.85%
Ongoing fee
$395 annually
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Premium Plus Package Fixed Rate Investment Loan (Principal and Interest) 5 Years
Advertised rate
4.24%
Fixed - 5 years
Upfront fee
$0
Comparison rate*
4.86%
Ongoing fee
$395 annually
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Fixed Rate Home Loan (Principal and Interest) 2 Years
Advertised rate
3.89%
Fixed - 2 years
Upfront fee
$0
Comparison rate*
4.87%
Ongoing fee
$0
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Premium Plus Package Fixed Rate Investment Loan (Principal and Interest) 2 Years
Advertised rate
3.89%
Fixed - 2 years
Upfront fee
$0
Comparison rate*
4.89%
Ongoing fee
$395 annually
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Premium Plus Package Fixed Rate Investment Loan (Principal and Interest) 4 Years
Advertised rate
4.24%
Fixed - 4 years
Upfront fee
$0
Comparison rate*
4.89%
Ongoing fee
$395 annually
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Premium Plus Package Fixed Rate Investment Loan (Principal and Interest) 1 Year
Advertised rate
3.89%
Fixed - 1 year
Upfront fee
$0
Comparison rate*
4.96%
Ongoing fee
$395 annually
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Fixed Rate Home Loan (Principal and Interest) 1 Year
Advertised rate
3.79%
Fixed - 1 year
Upfront fee
$0
Comparison rate*
4.97%
Ongoing fee
$0
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Fixed Rate Investment Loan (Principal and Interest) 5 Years
Advertised rate
4.44%
Fixed - 5 years
Upfront fee
$595.00
Comparison rate*
5.01%
Ongoing fee
$0
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Fixed Rate Investment Loan (Principal and Interest) 4 Years
Advertised rate
4.44%
Fixed - 4 years
Upfront fee
$595.00
Comparison rate*
5.07%
Ongoing fee
$0
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Fixed Rate Investment Loan (Principal and Interest) 3 Years
Advertised rate
4.19%
Fixed - 3 years
Upfront fee
$595.00
Comparison rate*
5.08%
Ongoing fee
$0
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Fixed Rate Investment Loan (Principal and Interest) 2 Years
Advertised rate
4.09%
Fixed - 2 years
Upfront fee
$595.00
Comparison rate*
5.15%
Ongoing fee
$0
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Fixed Rate Investment Loan (Principal and Interest) 1 Year
Advertised rate
4.09%
Fixed - 1 year
Upfront fee
$595.00
Comparison rate*
5.27%
Ongoing fee
$0
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Pros:
  • Loans can be bundled with other loan products.
  • Wide range of loan products with flexible features.
  • Some loans offer discounts on the interest rate.
  • Home loans have flexible features.
Cons:
  • Moderate to high interest rates.
  • Limited branch network outside of NSW.
  • Some loans have ongoing fees.
Newcastle Permanent customer service:

Home loan customers at Newcastle Permanent can contact customer support by calling the hotline, submitting an online enquiry or face-to-face in any of the branches.

In addition to Newcastle Permanent ATMs, loan customers have access to fee free withdrawals at over 3,000 Westpac Group ATMs Australia wide.

✓     Customer service centre (phone)

✓     Mobile app

✓     Online banking

✓     Email

✓     Branch

How to Apply

Newcastle Permanent provides potential customers with multiple ways of applying for a home loan. This includes calling the bank, filling in an online enquiry form or visiting a branch. Before applying for a home loan it is advisable to think about how much money you could conceivably borrow given your financial situation and income.

You will also need to provide documentation when applying for a home loan. This may include:

  • Personal identification material.
  • Proof of income – whether you are self-employed or work for an employer.
  • Information regarding your current debts, liabilities and assets including any personal or car loans.
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