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This information is current as at 6 July 2021.

See also: Disaster Recovery Grants

Drought

Mouse Plague

Emergency Transport

Grant Features

Emergency Water Infrastructure Rebate

Zinc Phosphide Rebate

Natural Disaster Transport  Subsidy

Donated Fodder

Purpose

The EWIR scheme is designed to support NSW primary producers to invest in drought-proofing infrastructure to build resilience now and in future dry periods.

The rebate is administered by the RAA and provides eligible primary producers access to a 25 per cent rebate, up to $25,000, on purchases and installation costs of water infrastructure.

The NSW Government's Mouse Control Program – Zinc Phosphide Rebate program is available to eligible primary producers experiencing financial hardship as a result of the 2021 mouse plague, to help with the cost of purchasing the critical mouse control chemical zinc phosphide.

The rebate is administered by the RAA and provides eligible primary producers access to a 50 per cent rebate, up to $10,000, on purchases of zinc phosphide.

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.

To provide funding assistance to organisations that donate and transport donated fodder to a central location within NSW for the benefit of three or more primary producers with livestock, in the event of a declared natural disaster.

Maximum amount available

$25,000 per farm business

$10,000 per farm business

$15,000 per farm enterprise per financial year.

The scheme will pay for the costs of donating and transporting donated fodder up to a maximum of distance of 1,500 kilometres.

Availability

Round 1 Closed: 14 May 2020

Round 2 Opened: 1 July 2021

Opened: 2 August 2021

Closes: 17 December 2021

Available in the event of a declared natural disaster

Available in the event of a declared natural disaster

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