NSW First Home Owners Grant

Updated 10 September 2020. How much is the NSW First Home Owners Grant? The current NSW First Home Owners Grant is $10,000. Important FHOG NSW eligibility criteria: You must be a First Home Buyer that’s building a new home up to $750,000 in value (combined value of land and buildings). First Home Buyers purchasing a […]

The ACT First Home Owners Grant

How much is the ACT First Home Owners Grant? The ACT First Home Owners Grant (FHOG) was previously $7,000 but does not apply for purchases after 30 June 2019. The FHOG has effectively been replaced by the Home Buyers Concession Scheme which provides an exemption of stamp duty for those that are eligible. Previous ACT […]

The QLD First Home Owners Grant

Updated 7 September 2020. How much is the QLD First Home Owners Grant? If you purchase your First Home in Queensland from 1 July 2018, the First Home Owners Grant is $15,000. Important FHOG eligibility criteria: First Home Buyer must be buying or building a new home less than $750,000 in value. Eligible property must […]

The VIC First Home Owners Grant

Updated 3 September 2020. How much is the VIC First Home Owners Grant? For metro areas of Victoria the First Home Owners Grant (FHOG) is $10,000. For regional Victoria the FHOG has increased to $20,000 from 1 July 2017 until 30 June 2021. Important eligibility criteria for the Victorian FHOG: Eligible property must be a […]

The TAS First Home Owners Grant

Updated 1 September 2020. How much is the TAS First Home Owners Grant? For First Home Buyers in Tasmania, the Grant is currently $20,000. What’s the important eligibility criteria? First home buyer building or purchasing a brand new property within eligibility period. You or your Spouse must never have previously owned and occupied a property, for […]

The SA First Home Owners Grant

Updated 28 August 2020. How much is the SA First Home Owners Grant? For First Home Buyers in South Australia, from 15 October 2012, the First Home Owners Grant is $15,000. What’s the important eligibility criteria I need to know? The maximum property value limit of $575,000 applies. Eligible property must be a brand new home. You […]

The WA First Home Owners Grant

Updated 26 August 2020. How much is the WA First Home Owners Grant? The WA First Home Owners Grant (FHOG) is currently $10,000. If you’re eligible for the WA First Home Owners Grant, you’re also automatically eligible for these stamp duty concessions. Important eligibility criteria: Eligible property maximum value varies depending on your geographical location: […]

The NT First Home Owners Grant

Updated 22 August 2020. What Grants are Currently Available in the Northern Territory? The following Grants are currently available in the Northern Territory. First Home Owners Grant of up to $10,000. First Home Owner Stamp Duty Discount (OK, this is not a grant). Household Goods Grant Scheme for $2,000. Home Renovation Grant for $10,000. NT […]

Understanding the First Home Owners Grant in Australia

The First Home Owners Grant Australia was introduced on 1 July 2000, to help compensate First Home Buyers for the increased costs associated with home ownership due to the introduction of the GST. Select your State below for specific State-by-State analysis. Currently there are First Home Owners Grants of up to $26,000 available to eligible purchasers […]