Bushfire Business Grants and Loans
- This grant has closed to initial applications.
- Subsequent claims (following on from initial claims and within six months of the first movement) can be submitted until the end of July 2019.
- Available to eligible farmers and primary producers that have suffered asset damage as a result of the bushfires.
- A subsidy of up to 50% of the total freight cost (maximum $15,000) per farm enterprise is available.
Income support payments for employees, primary producers and sole traders who can show they have experienced a loss of income as a direct result of the bushfires. Closes 1 August 2019.
In addition to the above grants and loan scheme, a range of financial assistance measures are made available to individuals and families affected by an eligible natural disaster.