Flood Contaminated Lands Assessment Program (Northern Rivers) NSW

This program provides applicants with a free assessment report, including remediation recommendations, undertaken by a suitably qualified land contamination expert engaged by the Environmental Protection Authority (EPA).
Application detail:

Apply at any time.

What do you get?

A free soil assessment report.

Who is this for?

Small business owners and residents in the Northern Rivers area of NSW.


The program focuses on risks to public health and the environment, and in some cases may also cover clean-up and remediation costs.

Check if you can apply

To be eligible, applicants must:

  • be a residential or small business property owner or tenant impacted by the February and March 2022 severe weather and flooding with a property located in an eligible area
  • the property must have been inundated with floodwaters.

Eligible areas include:

  • Ballina
  • Byron
  • Clarence Valley
  • Kyogle
  • Lismore
  • Richmond Valley
  • Tweed.

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