Our JumpStart Subsidy support program helps young Tasmanias aged 18–24 who are working and ready for independent living but just need a little bit extra to help them into a house.

If eligible, we could assist with up to $50 per week to help you afford to rent a suitable house in southern Tasmania.

Eligibility & Commitment.

You need to be aged between 18 & 24 years of age.

You need to be earning a wage that can contribute to your rent.

You can already be in your own place or looking for somewhere to rent.

After more information? Download our Program Brochure.

JumpStart Program Brochure

Ready to apply?

Eligibility check:

To be eligible, you must be:

  • Aged 18-24 years old; and
  • Earning a wage and able to contribute to rent.

If you do not meet these criteria, please reach out to our Front Door Service for assistance on 1800 800 588.

Apply now

Have a question?

If you’d like to chat to us or ask us anything before you apply, please email us at jumpstart@colony47.com.au.

Would you like to help us?

I have a rental suitable for JumpStart

I’d like to become a corporate sponsor for JumpStart

JumpStart is an opportunity for Tasmanian people and businesses to support young people early, helping them thrive.

We believe in this Tasmania. So much so, we’ve put $50,000 of our own money in and we want your help matching that. We can do it, let’s revolutionise housing in Tassie and give young people the opportunity they need.

Approximately $50 will help close the gap for one young person a week.
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If you’d like more information or would like to get involved, please send a message to jumpstart@colony47.com.au. 

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