NSW Special Disaster Grants – Severe Weather and Flooding February 2022 Onwards


This program provides funding to NSW primary producers impacted by floods and severe weather from February 2022 onwards.
Open

Application detail:

Closing dates vary depending on the LGA affected, please check the website for further details.

What you get?

Funding of up to $75,000.

Who is this for?

NSW primary producers affected by severe weather and flooding from February 2022 onwards.

Overview

Funding may be used to contribute to the costs of clean-up, reinstatement activities and emergency measures, including:

  • 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 and/or other essential property infrastructure
  • purchasing and transporting fodder or feed for livestock
  • replacing livestock
  • replace lost or damaged plants, salvage crops, repair or restore fields
  • replacing, reconditioning or replacing essential plant or equipment
  • maintaining the health of livestock
  • paying additional wages to an employee to assist with clean-up work (above and beyond normal wage expenditure, i.e. day-to-day staffing)
  • repairing buildings (except dwellings, unless they are used for staff accommodation).

What are the eligibility criteria?

To be eligible, you must:

  • be a primary producer
  • derive at least 50% of your gross income from the primary production enterprise
  • contributes a part of your labour to the primary production enterprise
  • 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 defined area for the eligible disaster that 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 eligible disaster
  • intend to re-establish the primary production enterprise.

How do you apply?

Find out more about eligibility and how to apply at NSW Special Disaster Grants – Severe Weather and Flooding February 2022 Onwards.