What is Stamp Duty?

Stamp duty is a general tax imposed upon certain documents and some undocumented acquisitions. This includes title transfers as a result of selling real estate and is paid by the buyer upon their purchase.

Where does the money go?

Stamp duty is added to all State Governments’ respective budgets, and primarily this revenue is to be used for Health, Transport & Roads, Police, Justice & Emergency Services, Education & Training, Human Services, and Environment, Climate Change & Water.

How much stamp duty do I have to pay?

Stamp duty varies from state to state. If you are not entitled to the First Home Buyers concessions- click here to find out. Insert button to take you to the Stamp Duty Calculator For more detailed information, please visit www.osr.nsw.gov.au Stamp duty concessions