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 of:
  • livestock
  • 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 Trans​port 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.

Contact

AgriGrowth Tasmania Liaison Officers
PO Box 46
Kings Meadows TAS 7249
Phone: +61367772233
Email: Agrigrowth@dpipwe.tas.gov.au

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