How much bond assistance can I get?
The maximum amount of assistance is limited to the equivalent of 4 weeks rent.
It’s not provided as a loan, and doesn’t have to be repaid..
How long does bond assistance take?
When will this be paid? Once assessment is complete, payment will be made within 1-2 business days.
Where does bond money go?
Cash Bail. If you paid cash bail to the court, meaning you paid the full bail amount, you will have that money returned to you after the defendant makes all required court appearances. If the person does not show up in court, that money will be forfeited and you will not see it again.
How can I get my bond paid for?
Once you’ve set up your account, you can pay your bond using a credit card or BPAY. If you prefer, you can pay your bond directly to your landlord or agent – it’s your choice. They’ll then lodge your bond on your behalf with NSW Fair Trading.
Who can apply for a bond loan?
You may be eligible for the bond loan if you are an Australian citizen, and a resident of NSW. The loan is interest-free and paid back to DCJ Housing.
How do I check my bond loan balance?
How do I find out the balance of my account?Domestic Violence Line. 1800 656 463. 1800 656 463.Link2home Homelessness. 1800 152 152. 1800 152 152.Link2Home Veterans and Ex-Service. 1800 326 989. 1800 326 989.Child Protection Helpline. 13 2111. 13 2111.
Do I get my bond back if I break lease?
A tenant must pay the rent up to and including the day their termination notice period ends and they vacate the property. If a tenant does not owe the landlord money at the end of their tenancy and there is no damage to the property, the bond paid at the beginning of the tenancy should be refunded in full.
Do I qualify for a bond loan?
You are eligible for a Rentstart Bond Loan if: you are eligible for social housing. you have less than $3000 in cash assets. … For example, if your household’s total gross weekly income is $500, to be eligible for a Rentstart Bond Loan, the weekly rent must be $250 or less.
How do I get a bond loan in Qld?
A Bond Loan is an interest-free and fee-free loan to cover the rental bond when you move into private rental accommodation….For more information on applying for a Bond Loan:phone Housing Services on 13 QGOV (13 74 68)email ICCHousingEnquiries@smartservice.qld.gov.au.contact your nearest Housing Service Centre.