Specialist Automotive Finance
A new version of the SAF test and reference material (to reflect changes introduced by the FCA’s new regulatory regime) will be available from early August 2014.
SAF has been introduced by the Finance and Leasing Association (FLA) to raise professional standards and improve the knowledge of motor dealership staff involved in sale of motor finance. SAF will help to boost consumer confidence in motor finance by providing better information and advice in showrooms on which product is right for them.
The SAF logo is a kite-mark for car buyers. SAF recognises dealers and their employees who have voluntarily raised their standard of knowledge on motor finance for the benefit of customers.
The FLA is the trade association for the motor finance industry. More on the FLA
Provides further information on SAF.
Explains the benefits of registering for SAF.
Provides free of charge access to the online
Provides access to the SAF reference
material to help you prepare for the test.
SAF Competence Test
What is the SAF Competence Test?
The SAF competence test is an annual test aimed at all customer-facing staff in motor dealerships. The aim of the test is to improve the professional standards and knowledge of staff on motor finance for the benefit of car buyers and the industry.Click here for more
About SAF Approved
SAF Approved recognises a company‘s commitment to increased professional standards and knowledge on motor finance.
Dealerships or dealer groups can voluntarily become SAF Approved if all customer facing employees involved in the sale of finance have passed the SAF competence test. It is available to all motor dealerships free of charge and can be applied for via the existing SAF competence test.Click here for more
Finance House Base Rate (FHBR) is 1.0% for July 201427-06-14
The FHBR will be 1.0% for July 2014, which represents no change compared with May 2014.
FLA contributes to Government's new Business Finance Guide26-06-14
FLA comments on the Government's new Business Finance Guide
TEN LARGEST MOTOR DEALER GROUPS ARE NOW ?SAF APPROVED?09-06-14
The Finance and Leasing Association (FLA) is pleased to announce that the ten largest motor dealer g
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