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This information is current as at 21 October 2019.

 

Drought

Transport

Farm Business Skills

Grant Features

Emergency Water Infrastructure Rebate

Emergency Drought Relief Transport Subsidy

Natural Disaster

Animal Welfare

Donated Fodder

Pre-Approval & Reimbursement

Course Provider

Purpose

Rebate of 25% of costs incurred from 1st July 2018 for;

  • New purchases,
  • installation of pipes
  • Water storages and water pumps
  • De-silting dams, and
  • Associated power supplies.

From 1st July, subsidy up to 50% of the full cost of freight up to a maximum/km/journey (see Guidelines).

Transport of:

  • Stock to/from agistment
  • Stock to sale/slaughter
  • Transport of fodder
  • Transport of stock and domestic (household) drinking water.
  • From 1st July also includes transport of farm chemicals, fertiliser and seed to farms.

Available to farmers affected by a declared natural disaster event.

Transport of:

  • Stock to/from agistment
  • Stock to sale/slaughter
  • Transport of fodder
  • Transport of water.

Available where:

  • Animals are at significant risk
  • There is little or no feed and/or   water available, including both pasture and stored fodder
  • Animals leave the farming enterprise   permanently and
  • The business demonstrates a   significant financial need.

Available for transporting donated fodder organised by community groups to a central location for distribution to properties affected by drought and other emergencies.

Available to provide access to vocational and skills training in the following categories:

  • Risk management
  • Financial management
  • Business management
  • Succession planning.

Education and service providers can apply to be listed as a pre-approved course on the RAA website

Maximum amount available

$25,000 per farm business

$40,000 per farm business

$15,000 per financial year

$20,000 per financial year.

Limited with $500,000 available in each financial year

Limited with $500,000 available in each financial year

$5000 for the first individual. Additional $1000 available per person for a maximum of four people for a total maximum of $9000 per farm business

Assessed on case by case basis

Availability

Opened: 14th January 2019

Closes: 30 June 2021 or when funding is exhausted

Opened: 1 July 2019

Closes: 30th June 2020

Available in the event of a declared natural disaster

Always available

Always available

Opened: 2nd November 2015

Closes: 30th June 2020

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