NSW Farmers Bushfire Relief Grant

 

 
Apply now for financial assistance

 The NSW Farmers Bushfire Relief Grant helps farmers suffering financial hardship as a result of the 2019-2020 NSW Bushfires disaster with a $3,000 financial assistance payment.  

This grant has been made possible through generous public donations to the NSW Farmers Natural Disaster Relief Fund, and our community’s commitment to support bushfire-affected farmers across the state.
BUSHFIRE RELIEF GRANT APPLICATIONS HAVE NOW CLOSED

Applications for the $3,000 financial assistance payment from NSW Farmers Bushfire Relief Fund have now closed.  We would like to thank all farmers who applied.  We will soon be in touch with all applicants to inform them about the status of their application. 
Who can apply
Farmers who are primary producers located in a declared NSW Bushfires 2019-2020 area.  You do not need to be a member of NSW Farmers to apply.
What is the grant
A one-time payment of $3,000.  The grant is designed to support household cash flows and bushfire recovery for eligible farmers, whether directly or indirectly impacted.  Farmers can decide the best way to use the grant based on their current circumstances and needs.
What you’ll need to demonstrate
  1. You are a primary producer with an active ABN who earns a majority of your usual income from primary production.
  2. The farming property Lot/DPI operated by your primary production business is located in a local government area (LGA) that is a declared NSW Bushfires disaster area.  Check your LGA at the NSW Office of Emergency Management.
  3. You have been adversely affected by the 2019-2020 NSW Bushfires disaster and are experiencing financial hardship.
  4. You have an intention and future plans to recover and continue operating your farming enterprise.
  5. You are able to provide us with bank account details to receive the grant payment.
Timeline
Applications opened on Thursday, 21 May 2020.  Applications will close when the Bushfire Relief funds run out. 

Grant applications are processed based on the date/time they are received. This is a limited time opportunity.  Applications will close as soon as grant funds are fully allocated.  
How to apply
BUSHFIRE RELIEF GRANT APPLICATIONS HAVE NOW CLOSED

Applications for the $3,000 financial assistance payment from NSW Farmers Bushfire Relief Fund have now closed.  We would like to thank all farmers who applied.  We will soon be in touch with all applicants to inform them about the status of their application.  
Contact Us
We are here to help with any queries about the application form, eligibility criteria or the NSW Farmers' Grants program.

Phone:    02 9478 1009
Fax:          02 8282 4500
Email: ndrf@nswfarmers.org.au
Post: PO Box 459 St Leonards NSW 1590