The first home owner grant (FHOG) is a one-off grant payable to first home owners that satisfy all the eligibility criteria. As of 25 September 2013, first home owners purchasing or building a new home may be eligible to receive a grant up to $10,000. First home owners purchasing an established home may be eligible for a grant up to $3,000.
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First Home Owner Grant Fact Sheet
Please note: There may be a duty liability on the eligible first home owner transaction.
From 1 January 2010, there has been a cap on the total value of buying or building a home for which the first home owner grant will be payable. The cap limits the total value of properties (i.e. total value of home and land) to $750,000 or less, or if the home is located north of the 26th parallel to $1,000,000 or less.
Additional information can be found in First Home Owner Grant Cap.
The FHOG UIN and Status Enquiry Facility is a web-based tool that provides up-to-date information on the status of FHOG applications and their UIN. If you are an applicant, settlement agent or financial institution seeking a UIN on behalf of your client, can you please use the FHOG UIN and Status Enquiry Facility. Utilising this service will assist us in maintaining a high service standard to all of our customers.
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To use this facility you must have one of the following internet browsers installed on your computer:
The Home Buyers Assistance Account, which provides assistance of up to $2,000, is established under the Real Estate and Business Agents Act.
This grant is administered by the Department of Commerce.
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