Transfer duty is charged on dutiable transactions over land in Western Australia. This includes any agreement for the sale or gift of a house or land. The purchaser or transferee of the property is liable to pay the transfer duty on the transaction.
More information is available in the Transfer Duty Overview Fact Sheet and Transfer of Residential Property Fact Sheet.
The purchase of residential property may be eligible for the residential rate of transfer duty.
First home owners may receive a reduced rate of duty. More information on eligibility can be found at First Home Owner Rate of duty.
You can calculate the duty required by use of either of the below aids:
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