This table sets out the general rates of duty that apply when you buy dutiable property. These rates apply to contracts entered into on or after 6 May 2008.
There may be different duty consequences when you buy your first home (principal place of residence).
There may also be different duty consequences when you buy a subsequent home if its dutiable value is more than $130,000 but not more than $550,000.
|Dutiable value range||Rate|
|$0 - $25,000||1.4 per cent of the dutiable value of the property|
|> $25,000 - $130,000||$350 plus 2.4 per cent of the dutiable value in excess of $25,000|
|> $130,000 - $960,000||$2870 plus 6 per cent of the dutiable value in excess of $130,000|
|More than $960,000||5.5 per cent of the dutiable value|