Water restrictions currently apply
Level 1 water restrictions apply to everyone in Sydney, the Blue Mountains and the Illawarra. Water restrictions target the outdoor use of drinking water, but there are some indoor water uses that are subject to restrictions, such as filling indoor swimming pools and water features, and operating car wash businesses in shopping centre car parks.Water restrictions
Buying or building your first home? The NSW Government offers a grant of $10,000 and assistance with transfer duty for eligible first home buyers.
What you need to know about buying and selling a home. Calculate your buying costs such as transfer (stamp) duty, and if you are eligible for first home buyers assistance.
Information on building a home, owner-builder permits, renovating your home, first home owners grants and buying land.
View the sustainable home guide, tips on reducing household waste, find rebates and savings on energy and utilities, learn how to create green spaces around the home to help the environment.
Tips and information on staying safe at home, including fire safety, pool safety, preventing injuries and falls, and being prepared for emergencies.
What you need to know about renting a home. Check the latest rental prices in an area, resolve disputes with your agent or landlord, and find private rental assistance and subsidies.
Check your eligibility for social housing or private rental assistance and find a housing office near you.
Aboriginal housing is managed by the Department of Communities and Justice or community housing providers, including Aboriginal community housing providers.
Find out if you are eligible for an Australian Government home care subsidy to help you continue living in your own home, information about moving to an aged care home or retirement village.