Revenue eBrief No. 236/23

10 November 2023

The Help to Buy – Summary Guide for Applicants has been updated

The Help to Buy – Summary Guide for Applicants has been updated to reflect changes to the Help-to-Buy (HTB) scheme to enhance its compatibility with the Local Authority Affordable Purchase (LAAP) scheme. The changes, which were announced in Budget 2024, are effective from 11 October 2023 and apply to HTB applicants availing of the LAAP scheme, who have signed a purchase contract on or after 11th October 2023.

The update includes the addition of new screenshots to demonstrate the steps involved in making a HTB claim.