Home Buyer Assistance

The ACT Government offers a range of assistance programs to prospective home buyers in the ACT.

The Home Buyer Concession Scheme, administered by the ACT Revenue Office, helps people buy a home or residential land. From 1 July 2019 the scheme will help more people buy the home that’s right for them by removing duty on property they want to buy. To view the eligibility requirements for the scheme and determine whether you will have to pay duty visit the ACT Revenue website.

The new scheme replaces the First home owner grant program, which ended on 30 June 2019.

The ACT Government also offers the following assistance programs:

More information

Phone Access Canberra on 13 22 81, email affordablehousing@act.gov.au or submit an enquiry online.