Over 60s Home Bonus Scheme

The Over 60’s Home Bonus Scheme was to assist eligible non-pensioners aged 60 years and over, move to accommodation more suited to their needs.

The scheme was to run for two years, over 2014-15 and 2015-16. As part of the 2016-17 Budget, the scheme was extended for 6 months and will now cease on 31 December 2016.

For eligibility criteria for the Over 60s Home Bonus Scheme for transaction entered into prior to 1 January 2017 please see below.