Other helpful FAQs.

ACT Land Rent

  • Income threshold: Household income does not exceed $160,000 and increases by $3,330 for each dependent child.
  • Residency: Lessee(s) must reside in the property.
  • Property ownership: Lessee(s) cannot own other real estates (in any other State or Territory in Australia or overseas). 
  • Information session: You must have attended a free information session at the Canberra Institute of Technology – contact CIT on (02) 6207 3188. This session is compulsory.
  • For more information, visit suburbanland.act.gov.au/en/land-rent-scheme

Only single residential dwellings can be built on land rent blocks.  Units or attached dwellings cannot be built on land leased under the scheme.  Planning and quality controls applying to land rent blocks will be the same as for land held under traditional crown leases.



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