Recovery grants are now available to help eligible primary producers who were affected by severe storms in Walcha and surrounding areas from 20 December 2018. Applications and invoices must be received no later than 19 March 2020.
Primary producer recovery grants are available in 45 parishes:
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.
Please refer to the guidelines for full details of the eligibility criteria and eligible activities.
The Natural Disaster Recovery Relief Grant is available to eligible primary producers, following the declaration of a Natural Disaster by the NSW Government, and following the approval of the Australian Government. This assistance measure is only provided in event of Natural Disasters that have severely affected communities, regions or sectors.
Download the Guidelines (PDF, 339.79 KB) for full details of eligibility (sections 4-6) and what you can claim (section 7).
To receive payment, you will need your bank account details on the application form. We will also require:
If you prefer to download a hard copy of the form, download the manual form and submit with all information requested on the checklist on page 5.
For further assistance, please contact us on 1800 678 593 or email us firstname.lastname@example.org.