First Home Owner Grant (FHOG)

The FHOG scheme is a national scheme funded by the Federal Government, but administered through each state or territory Revenue Office. The amount available ranges from $7,000 up to $26,000.

First Home Owners Grant by State

As well as the First Home Owners Grant, many states offer additional incentives for first home buyers such as stamp duty concessions.


Australia Capital

ACT incentives >


New South Wales

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Northern Territory

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South Australia

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VIC incentives >

FHOG-VIC.jpg   Western Australia

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Who is eligible for the grant?

  • You must be an Australian citizen or a permanent resident of Australia
  • You must intend to live in the home as your primary residence within 12 months of settlement
  • There are no restrictions as to your income or the area in which you plan to buy or build
  • You must be buying or building your first home in Australia
  • If you’re planning to purchase your first home with another person, both of you must meet the eligibility criteria

First home owner grant questionnaire

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