Freight subsidies for primary producers
Freight subsidies are now available to assist primary producers impacted by the Tasmanian bushfires December 2018 / January 2019.
The subsidies available cover transport
- fodder or water to a property
- stock to/from agistment
- stock to sale or slaughter, and
- road transport of building materials directly associated with primary production, fencing materials, machinery or equipment.
Freight subsidies are being jointly funded by the Commonwealth and Tasmania under the Disaster Recovery Funding Arrangements.
Guidelines and Claim form
Disaster Transport Subsidy Guidelines (125Kb)
Claim for Disaster Transport Subsidy (352Kb)
Initial claims to be submitted by 31 May 2019
New grants and loan schemes have been announced for Bushfire Business Recovery. Full details can be found on the Business Tasmania website.