The 2022 Housing Package is about laying the foundation for inclusive, sustainable housing for NSW now and into the future. It pulls all available government levers to improve housing supply, fast-track critical infrastructure and make housing more affordable and accessible for people across NSW over the next 4 years.
The 2022 Housing Package aligns with the NSW Government’s Housing Strategy 2041 – a 20 year strategy that sets a long-term vision and objectives for housing in NSW. It aims to ensure the supply of homes, housing affordability, a diversity of homes types and homes that are resilient to the Australian climate.
Unlocking hundreds of thousands of homes by investing in infrastructure and speeding up new home assessments and rezonings.
Eligible first home buyers will be given the choice of paying an annual property tax instead of stamp duty.
A 2-year trial to help up to 6,000 eligible single parents, older singles and first home buyers who are teachers, nurses or police.
Supporting regional communities by providing around 270 new homes for key workers, and unlocking 127,000 regional homes.
Building new and refurbishing existing homes, supporting home ownership and addressing homelessness and overcrowding to help Close the Gap.