Homeowner incentives

You may be eligible to get financial help to build or buy a home in the Northern Territory (NT).

There are a range of government grants, concessions or rebates for:

First homeowners

  • First home owner grant
    If you are buying or building a new home you can apply for $26,000.
  • First home owner discount
    If you are buying an established home up to the value of $650,000 you can apply for up to $23,928.60 off stamp duty.
  • Household goods grant scheme
    You can get a grant of up to $2000 for the purchase of household goods. You must be eligible for the first home owners grant to qualify.
  • Home renovation grant
    If you are eligible for the first home owner discount, you can apply for a grant of up to $10,000 to renovate or improve it.

Low or middle income earners

  • Home Buyer Initiative
    The Home Buyer Initiative assists low or middle income earners to become a homeowner in the NT.
  • HomeBuild Access
    HomeBuild Access aims to increase the supply of new and affordable homes in the Northern Territory (NT)

Existing and previous homeowners

Seniors, pensioners and carers

  • Senior, pensioner and carer concession
    If you are aged over 60, a pensioner or a carer holding a Northern Territory Pensioner and Carer Concession card, you can apply for $10,000 in stamp duty relief.