The First Home Owner Grant of $12,500 applies to new or substantially renovated properties for transactions dated on or after 1 September 2013, this includes:
- a home that has not been previously occupied or sold as a place of residence; or
- a substantially renovated home that, as renovated, has not been previously occupied or sold as a place of residence; or
- a property which is subject to an “off the plan” purchase agreement.
My First Place cannot provide an indication regarding your eligibility to a First Home Owners Grant. For eligibility please look to your specific state’s First Home Owners Grant page, or contact your state government department (contact details are found in First Home Owners Grant Resources).