First home buyers

As a first home buyer you may be entitled to one of the New South Wales (NSW) Government’s home buyer grants or concessions. On this page, you will find all grants and concessions available to first home buyers in NSW and a summary to help guide you to further information on the grant or concession most relevant to you.

If you are not eligible for a first home owner duty exemption or concession, you can calculate the amount of duty you will be liable to pay on our transfer of land or business page.

First Home Owner Grant Scheme

First Home Owner Grant (New Home)

More informationApply nowA $15,000 grant is available to first home buyers where the value of the new home purchased does not exceed the First Home Owner Grant Cap of $650,000 for contracts dated between 1 October 2012 to 30 June 2014.

A $15,000 grant is available to first home buyers where the value of the new home purchased does not exceed the First Home Owner Grant Cap of $750,000 for contracts dated on or after 1 July 2014.

The amount of the grant will reduce to $10,000 from 1 January 2016.

 

First home - New Home Scheme

First Home—New Home

More information Apply nowA duty exemption on new homes valued up to $550,000 and vacant land valued up to $350,000.

A duty concession on new homes valued between $550,000 and $650,000, and vacant land valued between $350,000 and $450,000.

 

Transfer of land or business duty

Transfer of land or business duty

More information Pay nowA duty applied to the sale or transfer of land or a business.

 
Last updated: 12 July 2016