Bushfire Business Grants and Loans

Disaster Transpor​​t Subsidies​​
  • 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.​

Disaster Recovery Allowance
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.

Tasmanian Community ​​Assistance
​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.  


AgriGrowth Tasmania Liaison Officers
PO Box 46
Kings Meadows TAS 7249
Phone: 1300 292 292
Email: Agrigrowth@dpipwe.tas.gov.au

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