Declared natural disasters

Current Declarations

Date of DeclarationDisaster Location (Local Government Area) Event date Primary Producers Small BusinessNot-for-profitLoansGrants Transport Subsidy Applications close
11/08/2020Storms & FloodsBega Valley, Eurobodalla, Goulburn Mulwaree, Kiama, Orange, Queanbeyan-Palerang, Shellharbour, Shoalhaven  Snowy Monaro, Sutherland, Upper Lachlan, Wollongong, Yass 5/08/2020XXXX X11/02/2021
11/08/2020Storms & FloodsBega Valley, Eurobodalla Kiama, Shellharbour  Shoalhaven Newcastle25/07/2020XXXX X11/02/2021
25/07/2020Storms & FloodsBogan, Central Darling, Cobar, Gilgandra, Parkes3/04/2020XXXX X25/01/2021
25/07/2020Storms & FloodsCoonamble, Gilgandra, Lachlan, Parkes, Warrumbungle10/04/2020XXXX X25/01/2021
25/07/2020FloodsBogan, Bourke, Brewarinna26/02/2020XXXX X25/01/2021
21/07/2020Storms & FloodsCabonneFrom 25/03/2020XXXX X21/01/2021
12/05/2020Storms

Loans $130,000

Transport Subsidies
BerriganFrom 29/06/2019XXXX X12/11/2020
30/04/2020Bushfires

Grants

$75,000
DungogFrom 31/08/2019X   X 15/12/2020
10/04/2020Storms & Floods

Loans $130,000

Transport Subsidies
Blayney, Cabonne, Coonamble, Glen Innes Severn, Gilgandra, Mid-Western, Narromine, Oberon, Tenterfield, Upper Hunter, Walgett, WarrumbungleFrom 15/01/2020XXXX X10/10/2020
23/03/2020

AG Natural Disaster (Primary Producers only)
Flooding


Loans $130,000

Transport Subsidies
Lachlan (all parishes north of the Main West (railway) Line within the Lachlan LGA10-20 Feb 2020X  X X23/09/2020
25/02/2020Storms & Floods

Loans $130,000

Transport Subsidies
Armidale, Bathurst, Bellingen, Dungog, Goulburn Mulwaree, Kempsey, Kyogle, Lithgow, Liverpool Plains, Nambucca, Parkes, Richmond Valley, Snowy Monaro, Snowy Valleys, Upper Lachlan, Lord Howe IslandFrom 15/01/2020XXXX X25/08/2020
18/02/2020Bushfires
Loans $130,000

Transport Subsidies
DungogFrom 31/08/2019XXXX X15/12/2020
12/02/2020 Storms & Floods

Loans $130,000

Transport Subsidies
Ballina, Bayside, Bega Valley, Blacktown, Blue Mountains, Burwood, Byron, Camden, Campbelltown, Canada Bay, Canterbury Bankstown, Central Coast, Cessnock, Clarence Valley, Coffs Harbour, Cumberland, Eurobodalla, Fairfield, Georges River, Hawkesbury, Hornsby, Hunters Hill, Inner West, Ku-ring-gai, Lake Macquarie, Lane Cove, Lismore, Liverpool, Maitland, Mid Coast, Mosman, Narrabri, Newcastle, North Sydney, Northern Beaches, Parramatta, Penrith, Port Macquarie-Hastings, Port Stephens, Queanbeyan-Palerang, Randwick, Ryde, Shellharbour, Shoalhaven, Strathfield, Sutherland, Sydney City, Tamworth, The Hills, Tweed, Waverley, Willoughby, Wingecarribee, Wollondilly, Wollongong, Woollahra From 15/01/2020 X X X X   X 12/08/2020
04/02/2020 Bushfires

Loans $50,000, $500,000
Armidale, Ballina, Bega Valley, Bellingen, Blue Mountains, Byron, Central Coast, Cessnock, Clarence Valley, Coffs Harbour, Cootamundra-Gundagai, Eurobodalla, Glen Innes Severn, Goulburn Mulwaree, Greater Hume, Gwydir, Hawkesbury, Inverell, Kempsey, Ku-ring-gai, Kyogle, Lake Macquarie, Lismore, Lithgow, Mid-Coast, Mid-Western, Muswellbrook, Nambucca, Narrabri, Oberon, Penrith, Port Macquarie-Hastings, Queanbeyan-Palerang, Richmond Valley, Singleton, Shoalhaven, Snowy Monaro, Snowy Valleys, Sutherland, Tamworth, Tenterfield, Tweed, Upper Hunter, Upper Lachlan, Uralla, Wagga Wagga, Walcha, Wingecarribee and Wollondilly From 31/08/2019 X X   X    15/12/2020
4/02/2020Bushfires

Loans $130,000

Transport Subsidies
Cootamundra-Gundagai, Goulburn-Mulwaree, Wagga WaggaFrom 31/08/2019XXXX X04/08/2020
1/02/2020 Bushfires

Grants

$75,000
Cootamundra-Gundagai, Goulburn Mulwaree, Greater Hume, Gwydir, Ku-ring-gai, Lake Macquarie, Muswellbrook, Narrabri, Oberon, Penrith, Sutherland, Tamworth, Upper Hunter, Upper Lachlan, Uralla, Wagga Wagga From 31/08/2019 X     X   15/12/2020
21/01/2020 Bushfires

Grants

$75,000
Bega Valley, Eurobodalla, Mid-Western Council, Queanbeyan Palerang, Shoalhaven, Snowy Monaro, Snowy Valleys, Wingecarribee, Wollondilly, Blue Mountains, Lithgow, Hawkesbury, Cessnock, Central Coast, Singleton, Armidale, Ballina, Bellingen, Byron, Clarence Valley, Coffs Harbour, Glen Innes Severn, Inverell, Kempsey, Kyogle, Lismore, Mid-Coast, Nambucca, Port Macquarie-Hastings, Richmond Valley, Tenterfield, Tweed, Walcha From 31/08/2019 X     X   15/12/2020
01/01/2020 Bushfires

Loans $130,000

Transport Subsidies
Bega Valley, Greater Hume, Snowy Monaro, Snowy Valleys, Upper Lachlan, Wingecarribee From 31/08/2019 X X X X   X 01/07/2020

Closed Declarations

Date of DeclarationDisaster Location (Local Government Area) Event date Primary Producers Small BusinessNot-for-profitLoansGrants Transport Subsidy Applications closed
9/12/2019

Storms

Loans $130,000

Transport Subsidies

Campbelltown, Canterbury Bankstown, Hawkesbury City, Hornsby Shire, The Hills Shire, Wingecarribee9/12/2019XXXX X9/06/2020
6/12/2019

Bushfires

Loans $130,000

Transport Subsidies

Mid-Western, Muswellbrook, Central Coast, Eurobodalla, Queanbeyan-Palerang, Upper Hunter, Shoalhaven, WollondillyFrom 31/08/2019XXXX X6/06/2020
2/12/2019

Bushfires

Loans $130,000

Transport Subsidies

Clarence Valley, Kempsey, Kyogle, Mid-Coast, Nambucca, Port Macquarie-Hastings, Richmond ValleyFrom 18/07/2019XXXX X2/06/2020
2/12/2019

Storms

Loans $130,000

Transport Subsidies

Campbelltown, Canterbury Bankstown, Hawkesbury City, Hornsby Shire, Ku-ring-gai, Lane Cove, Liverpool City, Northern Beaches, Sutherland Shire, WilloughbyFrom 26/11/2019XXXX X2/06/2020
13/11/2019

Bushfires

Loans $130,000

Transport Subsidies

Ballina, Byron, Lismore, Tweed, Kyogle, Gwydir, Narrabri, Tamworth, Cessnock, Lake Maquarie, Singleton, Hawkesbury, Lithgow, Oberon, Blue Mountains, Ku-ring-gai, Penrith, Sutherland.31/08/2019XX X X13/05/2020
9/11/2019

Bushfires

Loans $130,000

Transport Subsidies

Coffs Harbour City, Kempsey Shire Council, Mid-Coast Council, Nambucca Shire, Port Macquarie-Hastings Council17/10/2019XX X X09/05/2020
29/10/2019

Hail Storm - AG only

Loans $130,000

Transport Subsidies

Port Macquarie-Hastings: Parishes of Walibree, Innes, Part Kerewong, Part Comboyne17/09/2019X  X X29/04/2020
9/10/2019

Bushfire

Loans $130,000

Transport Subsidies

Richmond Valley31/08/2019XX X X09/04/2020
19/09/2019

Bushfire

Loans $130,000

Transport Subsidies

Singleton Shire, Muswellbrook Shire11/02/2019XX X X19/03/2020
19/09/2019

Storms

Loans $130,000

Transport Subsidies

Uralla20/12/2018XX X X19/03/2020
19/09/2019

Storm
AG only

Grants

$15,000

Walcha LGA: Aberbaldie; Ainsley; Andy; Apsley; Bergen op zoom; Boulton; Branga; Cobrabald; Congi; Ella; Emu; Europambela; Fenwick; Gill; Glen Morrison; Halloran; Norton; Ohio; Oorundunby; Salway; Scott; Shelving; St Clair; St Leonard; Tia; Tiara; Uriamukki; Vernon (within Macquarie County, near Tamworth); Walcha; Waterloo; and Winterbourne.

Armidale LGA: Enmore; Merrigalah; and Gill.

Tamworth LGA: Tara; Muluerindie; Burke; South Burke; Anna; Vernon; and Ainsley.

Uralla LGA: Lawrence; Eastlake; Blacknote; and Sandon.

20/12/2018X    X19/03/2020
12/09/2019

Bushfire

Loans $130,000

Transport Subsidies

Bellingen31/08/2019XX X X11/03/2020
07/09/2019 31/08/2019

Bushfires

Loans $130,000

Transport Subsidies

Armidale, Clarence Valley, Glen Innes, Inverell, Tenterfield, Uralla and Walcha31/08/2019XX X X07/03/2020
21/08/2019

Floods
AG only

Loans $130,000

Transport Subsidies

Agricultural Natural Disaster - Far West Floods

Bourke LGA - County of Barrona, Parish of Longside, Part County of Landsborough; and part County of Yanda.

Central Darling LGA - Part County of Tandora; County of Menindee and Part Parish of Paringi.

Unincorporated Area - Part County of Tandora; Part County of Yancowinna east of the Silver City Highway (excluding Broken Hill LGA); County of Menindee, Parish of Mundybah, Part Parish of Paringi; County of Mootwingee and Parish of Munye.

22/04/2019X  X X21/02/2020
19/08/2019Storms

Agricultural Natural Disaster - Cassilis Storm

Upper Hunter: Parishes of Ailsa, Berenderry, Bellaleppa, Borambil, Campbell, Collaroy, Coulson, Cranbourne, Doulagunmala, Howard, Killoe, Mackensie, Merriwa, Nandoura, Tomimbil, Turee, Turill, Watt, Wollara, Hall (Part).
Muswellbrook: Part Parish of Hall;
Mid-western: Durridgere, Munmurra, Nandoura (part); Warrumbungle: Parishes of Turee and Nandoura (part).

29/03/2019X  X X19/02/2020
19/08/2019StormAgricultural Natural Disaster - Cyclone Oma Storm
Tweed LGA: Parishes of Cudgen, Terranora, Mooball, and part Billinudgel. Byron LGA: part Parish of Billinudgel
22/02/2019X  X X19/02/2020
19/08/201919/08/2019Agricultural Natural Disaster - Tabulam Hail Storm
Parish of Ellerslie within the Tenterfield LGA
14/03/2019X  X X19/02/2020
09/08/2019 Storms & floods Warrumbungle, Gilgandra Shires 29/03/2019 X X   X   X 09/02/2020
09/08/2019 Bushfire Newcastle City 5/01/2019 X X   X   X 09/02/2020
27/06/2019 Bushfire Tenterfield Shire 09/03/2019 X X   X   X 27/12/2019
27/06/2019 Bushfire Tamworth Regional & Upper Hunter Shires 11/02/2019 X X   X   X 27/12/2019
17/05/2019 Storms

City of Parramatta, Hornsby Shire, Cumberland, Hills Shire, Liverpool City, Wollongong City

08/02/2019 X X   X   X 17/11/2019
26/04/2019 Storms & floods Hilltops, Cootamundra-Gundagai 05/02/2019 X X   X   X 26/10/2019
26/04/2019 Storms & floods Parkes, Greater Hume Shires 22/01/2019 X X   X   X 26/10/2019
16/05/2019 Bushfires Snowy Valleys 17/01/2019 X X   X   X 16/11/2019
16/05/2019 Bushfire Parkes, Cabonne 05/01/2019 X X   X   X 16/11/2019
16/05/2019 Bushfire Tamworth Regional Council 03/01/2019 X X   X   X 16/11/2019
02/04/2019 Bushfire Glen Innes Severn 25/12/2018 X X   X   X 02/10/2019
25/03/2019 Storms & Floods

Armidale Regional Council, Ballina Shire, Camden, Canterbury Bankstown, Bellingen Shire, Blacktown City, City of Canada Bay, Cumberland, Fairfield City, The Hills Shire, Muswelbrook Shire, Nambucca Shire, Northern Beaches, City of Parramatta, Penrith City, City Ryde, City of Sydney, Upper Hunter Shire, Upper Lachlan Shire

20/12/2018 X X   X   X 25/09/2019
25/03/2019 Storms & Floods Blacktown City, Canterbury Bankstown, Cabonne, Inverell Shire, Orange City and City of Ryde 13/12/2018 X X   X   X 25/09/2019
Event
date
Date of
Declaration
Disaster Location
(Local Government Area) 17
Primary
Producers
Small
Business
LoansGrants Transport
Subsidy
Applications
close
1/12/2018 21/03/2019 Bushfire Armidale --- CL OS ED --- 21/09/2019
11/01/2019 28/02/2019 Severe storm Bathurst, Goulburn Mulwaree, Hilltops, Snowy Valleys --- CL OS ED --- 28/08/2019
22/11/2018 29/02/2019 Bushfire Port Stephens Council
Cessnock City Council
--- CL OS ED --- 29/08/2019
30/10/2018 14/02/2019 Bushfire Tamworth Regional Council --- CL OS ED --- 14/08/2019
11/02/2019 13/02/2019 Bushfire Armidale, Inverell, Kyogle, Tenterfield --- CL OS ED --- 13/08/2019
11/01/2019 12/02/2019 Severe storm Snowy Valleys LGAs: Mate, Part Craven, Glenroy, Courabyra, Tumbarumba, Mannus, Burra, Hay, Maragle --- CL OS ED --- 12/08/2019
13-14/12/2018 19/12/2018 Storm Affected Parishes of Orange LGA and affected Parishes and Parts of Parishes in part Cabonne LGA --- CL OS ED --- 19/06/2019
14/08/2018 09/11/2018 Bushfire Clarence Valley, Glen Innes Severn --- CL OS ED --- 09/05/2019
12/08/2018 09/11/2018 Bushfire Richmond Valley, Lismore, Kyogle --- CL OS ED --- 09/05/2019
11/08/2018 17/09/2018 Bushfire Shoalhaven --- CL OS ED --- 17/03/2019
15/08/2018 17/09/2018 Bushfire Bega Valley, Eurobodalla --- CL OS ED --- 17/03/2019
15/08/2018 17/09/2018 Bushfire Cessnock, Port Stephens --- CL OS ED --- 17/03/2019
Event dateDate of DeclarationDisasterLocation (Local Government Area)17Primary ProducersSmall BusinessLoansGrantsTransport SubsidyApplications close
20/12/201821/12/2018BushfireHornsby, Liverpool, Central Coast, Waverley, Woolahra, Tamworth, Lithgow, Dubbo ---CLOSED---21/06/2019
20/12/201816/01/2019StormClarence Valley, Dungog, Mid-Coast, Walcha, Warrumbungle---CLOSED--16/07/2019
13/12/20181/02/2019StormClarence Valley, Lachlan Shire, Wollondilly---CLOSED--1/08/2019
13/12/201828/12/2018BushfireThe Hills, Hornsby, Parramatta, Campbelltown, Sutherland---CLOSED---28/06/2019
9/12/201815/01/2019StormParishes within the Edward River, Murrumbidgee, Murray River, Federation and Berrigan LGAs---CLOSED---15/07/2019
14/04/201819/01/2018BushfireLiverpool, Sutherland---CLOSED---14/11/2018
12/04/201824/06/2018BushfireGreater Hume: Parishes of Brocklesby, Hovell, Moorwatha, Morebringer---CLOSED---24/12/2018
12/04/201824/06/2018BushfireBerrigan: Parish of Carlyle---CLOSED---24/12/2018
20/03/201808/06/2018StormDungog, Kempsey, Mid-Coast, Port Macquarie-Hastings---CLOSED---08/12/2018
18/03/201820/03/2018BushfireBega---CLOSED---19/09/2018
12/02/201826/07/2018BushfireUpper Hunter---CLOSED---26/01/2019
12/02/201819/01/2018BushfireNarrabri, Gwydir---CLOSED---14/11/2018
09/02/201819/01/2018BushfireBathurst, Cabonne, Orange---CLOSED---14/11/2018
23/01/201926/07/2018BushfireLithgow---CLOSED---26/01/2019
23/01/201819/01/2018BushfireMuswellbrook, Mid-Western---CLOSED---14/11/2018
20/01/201819/01/2018BushfireSutherland---CLOSED---14/11/2018
19/01/201819/01/2018BushfireUpper Lachlan---CLOSED---14/11/2018
17/01/201823/04/2018BushfireNarrabri, Warrumbungle---CLOSED---23/10/2018
13/01/201820/04/2018BushfireSingleton, Cessnock, Muswellbrook---CLOSED---23/10/2018
08/01/201823/04/2018BushfirePort Stephens---CLOSED---23/10/2018
02/01/201820/05/2018StormClarence Valley---CLOSED---20/11/2018
02/01/201828/02/2018BushfireTamworth, Uralla, Gwydir---CLOSED---28/08/2018
25/12/201720/04/2018BushfireTamworth---CLOSED---23/10/2018
18/12/201720/04/2018BushfireSingleton---CLOSED---23/10/2018
09/12/201720/04/2018StormClarence Valley---CLOSED---23/10/2018
05/12/201720/04/2018BushfireKempsey, Port Macquarie-Hastings---CLOSED---23/10/2018
18/11/201717/01/2018Storm

Bogan: Part Canbelego, Flinders

Cobar: Part Canbelego, Robinson, Mouramba

---CLOSED---17/07/2018
17/11/201717/01/2018Storm

Parkes: Part Ashburnham

Forbes: Part Ashburnham

---CLOSED---17/07/2018
05-06/11/201720/02/2018Hail StormBallina, Byron, Clarence Valley, Lismore, Tenterfield, Central Coast, Cessnock, Port Macquarie-Hastings---CLOSED---20/08/2018
26/10/201720/02/2018StormMidcoast, Port Macquarie-Hastings, Kempsey, Lake Macquarie, Goulburn Mulwaree---CLOSED---20/08/2018
23/09/201725/01/2018BushfireMid-Coast, Port Macquarie-Hastings, Dungog, Upper Hunter---CLOSED---25/07/2018
Date event startedDisaster Location (Local Government Area) Primary Producers Small BusinessLoansGrants Transport Subsidy Applications must be lodged on or before the closing date
12/09/2017 Bushfire Cessnock ---- CL OS ED ---- 14/05/2018
08/09/2017 Bushfire Tenterfield ---- CL OS ED ---- 19/06/2018
30/08/2017 Bushfire MidCoast, Port Macquarie-Hastings ---- CL OS ED ---- 14/05/2018
27/08/2017 Bushfire Kempsey ---- CL OS ED ---- 14/05/2018
25/08/2017 Hail Storm

Lismore: Parishes of Bexhill, South Gundurimba, South Lismore, Lismore, North Lismore, Clunes

Richmond Valley: Parishes of Tomki, East Casina, North Codrington

Ballina: Parishes of Teven, Tuckombil, Part Newrybar

Byron: Parishes of Byron, Part Newrybar

---- CL OS ED ---- 25/04/2018
28/03/2017 Floods Ballina, Byron, Clarence Valley, Kyogle, Lismore City, Richmond Valley, Tenterfield, Tweed ---- CL OS ED ---- 30/09/2017
28/03/2017 Floods Ballina Shire, Byron Shire, Clarence Valley, Kyogle Shire, Richmond Valley ---- CL OS ED ---- 04/06/2018
28/03/2017 Floods Lismore  - Small Business and Non-Profit Organisations (Stage 1) ----  CL OS  ED  ---- 13/10/2017
  Floods Tweed - Small Business and Non-Profit Organisations (Stage 1) ----  CL OS ED ----  13/10/2017
  Floods Byron - Small Business and Non-Profit Organisations (Stage 2) ---- CL OS ED ---- 24/11/2017
  Floods Tweed - Small Business and Non-Profit Organisations (Stage 2) ---- CL OS ED ---- 24/11/2017
  Floods Lismore, Tweed ---- CL OS ED ----  27/10/2017
  Floods Ballina, Byron, Kyogle, Richmond Valley ---- CL OS ED ---- 24/11/2017
12/03/2017 Storms & Floods Bellingen, Clarence Valley, Kempsey, Lismore, Nambucca,Richmond Valley, Shellharbour, Tenterfield, Wingecarribee, Wollongong ---- CL OS ED ---- 30/11/2017
17-18/02/2017 Storms Ku-ring-gai, Northern Beaches, The Hills ---- CL OS ED ---- 29/12/2017
17/02/2017 Bushfire Queanbeyan-Palerang (Carwoola Bushfire) ---- CL OS ED ---- 22/08/2017
11/02/2017 Bushfires Kempsey, Mid Coast, Mid-Western Regional, Narrabri, Port Macquarie-Hastings, Upper Hunter, Warrumbungle ---- CL OS ED ---- 14/08/2017
11/02/2017 Bushfires Mid-Western Regional (Parish of Bungaba) ---- CL OS ED ---- 15/09/2017
  Bushfires Warrumbungle (Parishes of Bowman, Collieblue, Collier, Coolah, Curryall, Nandoura, Talbragar, Terraban, Turee, Uarbry) ---- CL OS ED ---- 15/09/2017
  Bushfires Upper Hunter (Parishes of Borambil, Curryall, Doulagunmala, Tomimbil, Turill) ---- CL OS ED ---- 15/09/2017
14/01/2017 Bushfire Bathurst ---- CL OS ED ---- 11/09/2017
18/01/2017 Storm Mid-Western Regional ----  CL OS ED ---- 9/10/2017
18/01/2017 Bushfire Cessnock, Maitland ---- CL OS ED ---- 11/09/2017
18/01/2017 Bushfire Mid-Western Regional (Parish of Narragamba) ---- CL OS ED ---- 10/11/2017
17/01/2017 Bushfire Southern Ranges ---- CL OS ED ---- 11/09/2017
12/01/2017 Bushfire Dubbo, Mid Western ---- CL OS ED ---- 11/09/2017
Date event startedDisasterLocation (Local Government Area)Primary ProducersLoansGrantsTransport SubsidyApplications close
Dec 2016 to March 2017 Bushfires Cessnock, Singleton ---- CLO SED ---- 8/11/2017
13/12/2016 Bushfire Federation - Parishes of Clear Hill, Gunambill, Wilson ---- CLO SED ---- 28/08/2017
30/11/2016 Bushfire Bland ---- CLO SED  ---- 11/09/2017
13/11/2016 Bushfire Penrith ---- CLO SED ---- 11/09/2017
11/11/2016 Hail Storms Tomingley within Narromine LGA ---- CLO SED ----   28/03/2018
5/11/2016 Bushfires Cessnock, Dungog, Kempsey, Maitland, Mid Coast, Port Stephens, Tenterfield ---- CLO SED ---- 24/08/2017
20/07/2016 Storms & Floods A number of parishes in the Upper Lachlan (Please refer to RAA for details) ----  CLO SED  ---- 31/10/2017