NSW Storms and Floods -
Natural disaster declarations have been made for some local government areas. Disaster declarations allow affected primary producers, small businesses and not-for-profits to access a range of special assistance measures. Click here to visit the Declared Natural Disasters page.
Flood Sessions -
The NSW Government is holding support sessions for residents of Broadwater, Coraki, Evans Head, Woodburn and surrounds impacted by storms and floods – visit the Evans Head Recreation Hall from Thursday 23 June to Saturday 25 June to speak with an RAA specialist. Click here for more information.

The NSW Rural Assistance Authority (RAA) provides tailored access to loans, grants, rebates and subsidies for primary producers and small business operators.

We have decades of experience helping producers, business operators and regional communities become more resilient, self-reliant and sustainable by accessing the right assistance, at the right time.

This experience informs our ongoing contribution to farming and rural policies, and the advice we provide the NSW Government, helping to ensure future measures reflect the real needs of farmers.

The RAA has recently helped more than 12,000 primary producers access almost $1 billion in drought assistance, and more than 2,400 producers, small businesses and not-for-profits access more than $210 million in bushfire recovery assistance.

Find out more at our loans and grants webpages.

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How the RAA helped Jack prepare his business for challenging conditions

Jack Wright near Cowra talks about the Farm Innovation Fund and how it has improved his enterprise.

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