First Home Buyers

First Home Owner Grant
The First Home Owner Grant Scheme (Great Start) is fully funded by the Qld Government and administered by the Office of State Revenue (OSR). The Great Start Grant offers $15,000 to eligible applicants building or purchasing new homes only. To check your eligibility, click on the Great Start Grant link above.

First Home – New Home scheme
The First Home – New Home scheme commenced from 1 January 2012 and provides eligible purchasers with exemptions from transfer duty on new homes valued up to $550,000 and concessions for new homes valued between $550,000 and $650,000.
Eligible purchaser buying a vacant block of residential land to build their home will pay no duty on vacant land valued up to $350,000, and will receive concessions for vacant land valued between $350,000 and $450, 000.
For more information, eligibility criteria and for the latest fact sheets and calculators visit the Office of State Revenue website