Special Disaster Assistance Recovery Grants - Primary Producer QLD


Special Disaster Assistance Recovery Grants – Primary Producers provide funding to primary producers affected by the North and Far North Queensland monsoon trough. Funding is to help with the costs of clean-up and reinstatement activities.
Open
Close date: 28 Feb 2020 12:00 AM AEST.
What do you get?

Up to $75,000.

Who is this for?

Primary producers affected by the North and Far North Queensland monsoon trough.

Overview

Special Disaster Assistance Recovery Grants - Primary Producer provides primary producers with funding to help them with costs of clean-up and reinstatement activities following a declared natural disaster.

Eligible clean-up and reinstatement activities may include:

  • hiring or leasing equipment or materials to clean premises, property or equipment
  • removing and disposing of debris, damaged goods, materials including injured or dead livestock
  • repairing or replacing fencing on the property
  • purchasing and transporting fodder or feed for livestock
  • replacing livestock
  • replacing lost or damaged plants, salvaging crops, repairing or restoring fields
  • repairing, reconditioning or replacing essential plant or equipment
  • maintaining the health of livestock
  • paying additional wages to an employee to assist with clean-up work

What are the eligibility criteria?

To be eligible, you must:

  • be a Queensland primary producer
  • hold an Australian Business Number (ABN) and have held that ABN at the time of the disaster
  • have a primary production enterprise located in the disaster-declared area which has suffered direct damage as a result of the eligible disaster
  • have been engaged in carrying on the primary production enterprise when affected by the natural disaster

How do you apply?

You can find out more about eligibility and how to apply at Special Disaster Assistance Recovery Grants - Primary Producer.