How to apply for first home buyers grant
First Home Owner Grant
The First Home Owner Grant is a one-off grant payable to first home owners that meet the eligibility criteria.
For more information, please visit - www.firsthome.gov.au/
Here is a quick test to find out if you could be eligible for the First Home Owner Grant. First, select the State or Territory you are purchasing the property in.
As a prospective home buyer are you:
When completing an ANZ Home Loan application online, you will be asked some questions to see if you may be eligible for the First Home Owner Grant. ANZ will guide you through the application process for the grant as well as your home loan.
If you apply in a branch you will be asked to fill in a separate First Home Owner Grant form.
Successful First Home Owner Grant applications
lodged through ANZ will be available to you on the day of settlement (if you have purchased an established property).
This grant can be used to contribute to the cost of the property and/or fees associated with the property purchase, or can be paid into a nominated ANZ bank account. It's up to you!
- For the purchase of an existing dwelling, payment will be made at settlement.
- For a building contract, payment will be made on the first progress payment.
- For an owner-builder, payment will be made on certificate of occupancy/completion.
Western Australia residents
If your loan is approved, the First Home Owner Grant application must be completed and returned to ANZ a minimum of eight working days before settlement, otherwise funds will not be available at settlement.
Owner builder First Home Owner Grant payments will be actioned upon completion of the property.Source: www.anz.com