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First Home Owner Grant Act 2000 – 1 July 2016

First Home Owner Grant Regulation 2010 – 1 July 2014

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A person (if eligible) may apply in the approved form (with supporting documentation) to the government for a first home owner grant. Current eligible transactions relate to new homes only (and the consideration must not equal or exceed $750,000). The amount of the grant is set out in section 20; see also section 25E of the Act.

  • Sections 3, 4, 5, 6,  10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 19, 20, 25D, 25E, Schedule
Reason for law

To encourage and help home ownership, and to offset the effect of the GST on home ownership, by establishing a scheme for the payment of grants to first home owners. (Long title of Act)

Relevant links

Are you buying or building your first home? [Office of State Revenue]

Differences between first home concessions and Great Start Grant [Queensland Government]

Great Start Grant [Queensland Government]





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