Note: Land transfer duty rates have been reduced for eligible first home buyers purchasing their principal place of residence (PPR) valued up to $600,000.

The rate of duty was reduced by 20 per cent on 1 July 2011, followed by additional 10 per cent cuts on 1 January 2013, 1 July 2013 and 1 September 2014. This means a 50 per cent duty reduction is available for eligible first home buyers buying their PPR where the settlement date is on or after 1 September 2014.

For further information please refer to the Victorian 2011-12 budget factsheet and our information about the reduction of duty for eligible first-home buyers.

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The following table contains the PPR tax rates for contracts entered into on or after 6 May 2008 for the purchase of a home (which will be used as your principal place of residence).

PPR tax rates for contracts entered into on or after 6 May 2008

Dutiable value range Rate
$0 - $130,000 The principal place of residence (PPR) concessional rate does not apply. Please refer to the rates for non-PPR dutiable property instead.
$130,000 - $440,000 $2870 plus 5 per cent of the dutiable value in excess of $130,000
$440,000 - $550,000 $18,370 plus 6 per cent of the dutiable value in excess of $440,000
More than $550,000 The principal place of residence (PPR) concessional rate does not apply. Please refer to the rates for non-PPR dutiable property instead.

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This table contains the PPR tax rates for contracts entered into between 1 January 2007 and 5 May 2008, for the purchase of a home (which will be used as your principal place of residence).

PPR tax rates for contracts entered into between 1 January 2007 and 5 May 2008

Dutiable value range Rate
$0 - $115,000 The principal place of residence (PPR) concessional rate does not apply. Please refer to the rates for non-PPR dutiable property instead.
$130,000 - $440,000 $2870 plus 5 per cent of the dutiable value in excess of $130,000
$440,000 - $550,000 $18,370 plus 6 per cent of the dutiable value in excess of $440,000
More than $550,000 The principal place of residence (PPR) concessional rate does not apply. Please refer to the rates for non-PPR dutiable property.

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