What is Stamp Duty or Duty?
Stamp duty (also called transfer duty or duty) is tax charged by Australian state and territory governments on certain transaction types. Stamp duty in Australia is generally paid when you buy a property, motor vehicle registration and transfers, insurance policy or asset.
The amount of stamp duty to be payed depends on the type and value of your transaction.
Stamp Duty Concessions and Exemptions
You may be eligible for a concession or exemption from paying your stamp duties. Stamp Duty and stamp duty concessions or exemptions varies between states and territories.