Car Selling FAQs

What The Best Way To Sell My Car For Cash

The process is really quick and simple. All you need to do when searching to sell my car is call or text us to begin the online process to enable you to get a free offer. We will ask a few details about your car such as its age, what type of car it is, what condition it is in and then we can provide you with an instant obligation free quote.

What States Do You Operate In?

We are located in all state in Australia including Perth in Western Australia, New South Wales, Victoria, Tasmania, ACT, Northern Territory, Brisbane in Queensland and South Australia. We are able to give you an obligation free quote to help you find out for free what your car is worth when you are deciding to sell you car

How Much Money Will I Get For My Car?

There are a number of factors that determine what your vehicle is worth. We pay good money for your car and best of all we make the whole process quick, painless and simple. Sell your vehicle without needing to leave home or have strangers come to your house. Selling your car with CarPlanet is much safer and simpler than selling your vehicle privately or visiting a dealer to sell you car. 

Is CarPlanet Open On Sundays?

In most cases, yes! is a nationwide car buyer helping you get top dollar when selling a vehicle. We buy all types of autos, be they imported or foreign manufactured vehicles that have been sold in Australia. We buy all conditions and ages of vehicles, whether they are running or not. We even purchase unregistered vehicles and help tow them away, and we cover the cost! We have top Car Buyers near you ready to purchase your vehicle for cash today – and pay off any finance that you may have owing. 

What should I do after I sell my car to you?

Take the license plate from your vehicle and return them to the nearest dept. of motor vehicles. Keep the receipt provided to you by the driver for your records. If you are transferring you plate to another vehicle then keep it. If the car is still insured, call your insurance company to cancel the policy on that vehicle.

Do I need to pay for towing?

No, every vehicle that we buy we pick up for free!

How secure is CarPlanet?

We have a network of car buyers throughout Australia that we have personally verified and checked for safety, accuracy and professionalism. We promise you that you will be treated in a fair and transparent manner when you are looking to sell your car quickly and when we make an offer on your car – you know thats what we will pay for your car, no funny business! 

What types of cars do you purchase?

We buy cars, utes, 4WD’s, SUV’s of all shapes and sizes, no matter how old or how new. Call us today to receive an obligation free quote on what we would give you in cash if you wanted to sell your car today simply and hassle free. 

Is there a fee for getting a cash offer?

No, there is no fee. Our cash offers are free to receive and obligation free. You can see why many people who are looking to sell their car but are not sure where to start make their first call to CarPlanet when looking to get an obligation free quote to sell a car.

Can the online valuation change?

If the vehicle is as described then our online valuation will not change. We do our best to give our customers fair pricing on their vehicles. If there is a case where the vehicle we are picking up does not match the submitted description then we do have the right to change our valuation. If this is the case you will be informed and have the right to accept or reject the price change.

What happens to my car after you buy it?

You car will go to a new loving home, unless the car needs to be scrapped in which case we take it to a scrap yard who then reuses the parts and disposes of the vehicle in an environmentally friendly manner.

What if I still owe money on my car?

We can arrange to pay out your finance company if there is still money owing on the car. We take care of all of that for you, so selling your car to carplanet is one of the simplest and easiest ways to get cash for your old car. 

Does my vehicle need to be roadworthy?

We buy cars throughout Australia such as Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane and Perth. No your vehicle does not need to be registered in order to sell to us. We can also help with interstate sales or transferring registration if your vehicle is registered in a different state. 

How do you value my car?

The value of each car is based on the year, make, and model. The more information you give us such as mileage and if there is any damage to the vehicle help us come up the highest most accurate price possible.

Do I need to be with the vehicle?

We prefer that the owner be with the vehicle, but we know that this is not always possible, so we are still able to pickup vehicles if all the necessary documentation is left with another individual. Please make sure that you let us know if this is going to be the case.

How will you pay me?

We pay our customers with cold hard cash. We can also make arrangements to pay you with a money order or check.

How fast can you really pick up my car?

More often than not, we can have your vehicle picked up with payment in hand within 24 hours. We also are able to make specific appointment times if necessary. If the wait will be longer than a day, we will do our best to inform you.

Why Should I Sell My Car to Car Planet

Our network of dealers have been selected because they will PAY THE MOST MONEY FOR YOUR CAR while also coming to you. 

Do you buy cars near me?

Most likely. The easiest way to find out if we are picking cars up in your area is to give us a call and provide our representative with the zip code where the vehicle is located.

Is this better than trading in my car?

Yup, We think so, but don’t just take our word for it. Read or testimonials from happy customers, or better yet, contact us today to get a free obligation free offer on your vehicle, so you know what your car is worth before you decide to sell to us. 

What if I don't have the registration to my vehicle?

If we do need your registration depending on your state then we will let you know before we come out to collect your vehicle. Once you sell your car to us, there are some checks we do of course to ensure you are who you say you are and that you do infact own the vehicle that you are selling. Rest assured the whole process of selling your car to us is designed to be quick, simple and painless.

What if I don't have my keys?

If you dont have your keys we can help arrange for you to obtain copies of your keys 

How long does it take to sell my car?

We are open 8am-8pm Monday to Saturday and we are also open on Sundays depending on which state in Australia you are located in. The whole process can be completed very quickly. 

How does it work?

The first step is you call us, we will want to know a few things about your car, such as why you are looking to sell, what condition the vehicle is in, and how many kms it has travelled. We then use experience and knowledge plus our computer system to give you an accurate pricing of what we think your car is worth. Best of all thats a price for your car that we will stick to – we are prepared to drive out that day to present that offer in cash, ie to let the money do the talking. CarPlanet truely is the hassle free way to sell your vehicle quickly and easily online. You could have your car sold today, all you need to do is text or call us.