Small and Medium Business Recovery Grants WA

This program provides funding for small and medium WA businesses affected by Ex-Tropical Cyclone Ellie and Tropical Cyclone Ilsa.
Closes in 10 days

Closing date: Sunday 30 June 2024 Sun 30 Jun 2024

What do you get?

Funding of up to $50,000 for small businesses and up to $75,000 for medium businesses.

Who is this for?

Small to medium WA businesses impacted by Ex-Tropical Cyclone Ellie and Tropical Cyclone Ilsa.


Funding is available for clean-up and reinstatement activities, including:

  • hiring or leasing equipment and materials to undertake clean-up of property, premises or equipment
  • purchasing equipment and materials for clean-up (if they are not normally available for lease or hire, such as consumables and buckets)
  • carting away debris, damaged goods and material, including cost of disposal
  • payment for tradespeople to conduct safety inspections
  • repairing a building or repairing or replacing fittings in a building, if the repair or replacement is essential for resuming operations of the business
  • purchase or hire/lease costs for equipment essential to the immediate resumption of operations
  • additional labour costs to clean a property, premises or equipment (if the costs would not ordinarily have occurred or exceeds the cost of what would have been incurred without the disaster)
  • leasing of temporary premises to resume business operations
  • replacement of lost or damaged stock, which is essential to the immediate resumption of operations.

Check if you can apply

To be eligible, applicants must own a business that:

  • suffered direct flood damage as a result of Ex-TC Ellie or direct storm damage as a result of TC Ilsa
  • is intending to recommence trading or re-establish the business in the defined disaster area for the eligible disaster
  • has an active Australian business number (ABN), and that ABN was active in the disaster area immediately prior to and during the disaster
  • if a sole trader, have derived more than 50% of income from the business at the date of the declared disaster.

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