The Australian and NSW Governments are working together to deliver $12 million in Federal rebates to drought affected livestock farmers for the purchase and upgrade on-farm water infrastructure.
The On-Farm Emergency Water Infrastructure Rebate scheme is available to eligible primary producers who can claim a rebate of 25% of the cost for; new purchases, and installation of pipes, water storages and water pumps, de-silting dams, and associated power supplies such as generators. This Rebate scheme can be applied to costs incurred from 1st July 2018.
The maximum that can be claimed is $25,000 per farm enterprise. The availability of rebates is subject to funds being available. No rebates will be offered beyond the allocated funding of $12 million.
Applications close 30 June 2021 or when the funding allocation is exhausted, whichever occurs first.
This rebate applies to the purchase and installation of emergency water infrastructure for livestock.
Download the subsidy guidelines PDF, 133.76 KB for full details of what can be claimed (sections 3-5)
Prior to completing your application form you need to:
If you prefer to download a hard copy of the form, download the manual form and all attachments relevant to the transport costs you are claiming.