Small Business Emergency Response Grant TAS

Funding is available to assist with clean-up and reinstatement costs for Tasmanian small businesses directly impacted by the severe weather event on 13 and 14 October 2022.

Closes in 3 days

Closing date: Thursday 8 December 2022 Thu 8 Dec 2022

Application detail:

Applications for Tier 1 close 8 December 2022. Applications for Tier 2 close 27 April 2023.

What do you get?

Funding of up to $25,000.

Who is this for?

Tasmanian small businesses.


2 tiers of funding are available to help pay for clean-up and reinstatement costs:

  • Tier 1 – funding of $2,500 to support initial costs
  • Tier 2 – subsequent funding of $22,500 to support ongoing costs.

Funding is available to small businesses within the following impacted municipalities:

  • Break O’Day
  • Burnie
  • Central Coast
  • Central Highlands
  • Circular Head
  • Devonport
  • Dorset
  • Flinders
  • George Town
  • Kentish
  • Latrobe
  • Launceston
  • Meander Valley
  • Northern Midlands
  • Waratah-Wynyard
  • West Coast
  • West Tamar.

Check if you can apply

To be eligible, applicants must:

  • be a sole operator or a small business employing fewer than 20 full-time equivalent employees (FTEs)
  • hold an Australian business number (ABN) at the time of the severe weather event on 13 and 14 October 2022
  • own a small business in an impacted municipality
  • have suffered direct damage to premises and/or tools
  • be intending to re-establish at the same location in the same municipality
  • be claiming for costs relating to clean-up activities
  • be primarily responsible for meeting the costs claimed.

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Apply for the Small Business Emergency Response Grant TAS

Find out more about your eligibility and how to apply.