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Bond Loan and Rental Grant application

A Bond Loan is an interest-free loan to cover your rental bond when moving into private rental accommodation. The loan is up to a maximum of 4 weeks rent, and must be repaid.

A Rental Grant is a one-off grant of 2 weeks rent – it helps people in housing crisis to move into private rental housing.

A Rental Grant is paid directly to your agent or lessor (landlord) after the tenancy starts.

Check your eligibility

Eligibility tool   Bond Loan calculator

Apply for assistance

You may be eligible to apply for a bond loan, rental grant or both, depending on your situation. There are different rules for bond loans and rental grants.

Choose from the options below that best suits your needs.

Bond Loan application
Rental Grant application
Bond Loan and Rental Grant application

You can also download and complete a hard copy form (PDF, 260KB) ( ).

Bond Loan Additional Applicants Form (PDF, 101KB) ( http://hpwstage/SiteCollectionDocuments/RentAssistAddTenants.pdf ).
Please download this form if you have more than two applicants and submit with your Application for Bond Loan and Rental Grant Assistance.

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By registering your details you can save your online application at any time. You can return to a saved application within 28 days if you need more time to fill it out or attach your information.

Before you can save your application, you will need to enter the first name, last name, date of birth and contact number for each tenant. We need this in case we need to contact you about your saved application.

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