First Home Buyers

First Home Buyers Assistance Scheme - NSW

You could be eligible to received a full or partial exemption on transfer duty (previously stamp duty)!


Requirements:

  • Buying your first home in Australia
  • Its value is no more than $800,000
  • You or your spouse/partner can not have owned a property in Australia before
  • All applicants must be an Australian citizen or permanent resident of Australia
  • All applicants must be at least 18 years old  


Find out about further requirements.

First Home Owner Grant (New Home) - NSW

If you're a first home buyer in NSW, you could be eligible for $10,000 towards the purchase price, in addition to the First Home Buyers Assistance Scheme benefits!


Requirements:

  • Buying of building your first home in Australia
  • Its a new home that no-one has lived in before
  • Its value is no more than $750,000
  • You or your spouse/partner can not have owned a property in Australia before 
  • All applicants must be an Australian citizen or permanent resident of Australia
  • All applicants must be at least 18 years old  


Find out about further requirements.

First Home Owner Grant (FHOG) - ACT

If you're a home buyer in ACT, you could be eligible for a grant of $7,000 to go towards your purchase of your first home or substantially renovated home!


Requirements:

  • Buying or building a new home, substantially renovated home or off-the-plan home
  • It's value is no more than $750,000
  • Must complete the FHOG application within one year of completing your transaction
  • You or your spouse/partner can not have owned a property in Australia before 
  • All applicants must be an Australian citizen or permanent resident of Australia
  • All applicants must be at least 18 years old  


Find out about further requirements. 

First Home Owners Grant (FHOG) - QLD

If you are a first home buyer in QLD, you may be eligible for the FHOG! Depending on the date of your contract, you could get $15,000 - $20,000 towards buying or building your new house, unit or townhouse.


Requirements:

  • You must be buying or building a new home, no one has lived in before
  • The value is no more than $750,000
  • You or your spouse/partner can not have owned a property in Australia before 
  • All applicants must be an Australian citizen or permanent resident of Australia 
  • All applicants must be at least 18 years old


 Find out about further requirements.

First Home Owners Grant - VIC

You could be eligible to received a grant of $10,000 for purchasing or building your first home!


Requirements:

  • Buying your first home in Australia
  • Its value is no more than $750,000
  • You or your spouse/partner can not have owned a property in Australia before
  • All applicants must be an Australian citizen or permanent resident of Australia
  • All applicants must be at least 18 years old 


Find out about further requirements

First Home Owners Grant (FHOG) - SA

You could be eligible for a FHOG from the state of SA!


Requirements: 

  • Purchase or construction of a new home or
  • purchase of an established home (up to 30 June 2014)
  • Buying your first home in Australia
  •  The value is no more than $575,000
  • You or your spouse/partner can not have owned a property in Australia before
  • All applicants must be an Australian citizen or permanent resident of Australia
  • All applicants must be at least 18 years old  


Find out about further requirements.

First Home Owner Grant (FHOG) - WA

You could be eligible to received a up to $10,000 when buying or building a new home! 


Requirements:

  • Buying your first home in Australia
  • Its value is no more than $750,000
  • You or your spouse/partner can not have owned a property in Australia before
  • All applicants must be an Australian citizen or permanent resident of Australia
  • All applicants must be at least 18 years old 


Find out about further requirements

First Home Buyer Incentives - NT

 There are multiple incentives and grants for a first home buyer in NT.

  • First Home Owner Grant (FHOG) - If you're buying or building a new home, you can apply for $26,000.
  • First Home Owner Discount - If you're buying an established home up to the value of $650,000, you can apply for up to $23,928.60 off stamp duty.
  • BuildBonus Grant - If your'e building or buying a new home, you can apply for a $20,000 grant.


Find out about requirements

First Home Owner Grant (FHOG) - TAS

You could be eligible to received a one off-payment for the build or purchase of a new home. 


Requirements:

  • Buying your first home in Australia
  • A comprehensive home building contract for a new home;
  • the building of a new home by owner builder (which included the relocation of a new movable building; or
  • a contract for the purchase of a new home.
  • You or your spouse/partner can not have owned a property in Australia before
  • All applicants must be an Australian citizen or permanent resident of Australia
  • All applicants must be at least 18 years old  


Find out about further requirements.