FIRST HOME OWNERS

Our continued administration of the First Home Owner Grant (FHOG) aims to provide a real benefit for thousands of Victorians seeking to buy or build their new home.

This year, the number of grants paid to eligible homebuyers increased by 10 per cent.

 

Top 10 FHOG postcodes 2015-16

No. Postcode Suburb Applications

1

3977

Cranbourne, Botanic Ridge, Cannons Creek, Devon Meadows, Skye

898

2

3029

Hoppers Crossing, Tarneit, Truganina

724

3

3064

Craigieburn, Donnybrook, Kalkallo, Mickleham, Roxburgh Park

671

4

3754

Doreen, Mernda

464

5

3978

Cardinia, Clyde

358

6

3030

Cocoroc, Derrimut, Point Cook, Quandong, Werribee

336

7

3750

Wollert

259

8

3335

Melton, Plumpton, Rockbank

245

9

3810

Packenham, Packenham South, Packenham Upper, Rythdale

219

10

3809

Officer, Officer South

210

 

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2015-16 - 12,670 FHOGs paid totalling $125.7 million
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2014-15 - 11,460 FHOGs paid totalling $122 million
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