Industry Programs

Rural Finance has responsibility for administering programs on behalf of the Federal and State Governments and industry organisations.

On-Farm Emergency Water Infrastructure Rebate Scheme

On-Farm Emergency Water Infrastructure Rebate Scheme On-Farm Emergency Water Infrastructure Rebate Scheme

The Victorian Government has now opened the On-Farm Emergency Water Infrastructure Rebate Scheme

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On-Farm Drought Resilience Grant Program

On-Farm Drought Resilience Grant Program On-Farm Drought Resilience Grant Program

The Victorian Government has now opened the On-Farm Drought Resilience Grant Program

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Wangaratta Floods and Storms Concessional Loans

Wangaratta Floods and Storms Concessional Loans Wangaratta Floods and Storms Concessional Loans

The Victorian and Commonwealth Governments have opened Disaster Recovery Assistance to assist eligible Primary Producers, Small Businesses and Not-for-Profit organisations impacted by the December 2018 floods and storms.

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Disaster Recovery Assistance – South East Victoria Bushfires

Disaster Recovery Assistance – South East Victoria Bushfires Disaster Recovery Assistance – South East Victoria Bushfires

The Victorian and Commonwealth Governments have opened Disaster Recovery Assistance to assist eligible Primary Producers, Small Businesses and Not-for-Profit organisations impacted by the February / March 2019 bushfires in South East Victoria.

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Clean Up and Restoration Grants: Primary Producers

Clean Up and Restoration Grants: Primary Producers Clean Up and Restoration Grants: Primary Producers

Grants of up to $10,000 are now available to eligible primary producers in the Baw Baw, Cardinia and Latrobe Local Government Areas that have been directly affected by the February / March 2019 bushfire event.

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Concessional Loans - South East Victoria Bushfires

Concessional Loans - South East Victoria Bushfires Concessional Loans - South East Victoria Bushfires

Concessional interest rate loans are now available to eligible primary producers, small business and not-for-profit organisations in the Baw Baw, Cardinia and Latrobe Local Government Areas that have been affected by the February / March 2019 bushfire event.

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Gippsland Lakes Commercial Fishing Adjustment Program

Gippsland Lakes Commercial Fishing Adjustment Program Gippsland Lakes Commercial Fishing Adjustment Program

The Victorian Government has established the Gippsland Lakes Commercial Fishing Adjustment Program to provide compensation to licence holders for the cancellation of their fishing licences.

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Victorian Bushfires commencing 21 November 2019

Victorian Bushfires commencing 21 November 2019 Victorian Bushfires commencing 21 November 2019

The Victorian and Commonwealth Governments have announced grant and transport subsidies to support primary producers impacted by the Victorian Bushfires commencing 21 November 2019, AGRN 882.

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Victorian Bushfires commencing 21 November 2019

Victorian Bushfires commencing 21 November 2019 Victorian Bushfires commencing 21 November 2019

Grants of up to $75,000 are now available to eligible primary producers directly impacted by the Victorian Bushfires commencing 21 November 2019, AGRN 882.

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Victorian Bushfires commencing 21 November 2019

Victorian Bushfires commencing 21 November 2019 Victorian Bushfires commencing 21 November 2019

Transport subsidies of up to $15,000 are now available to eligible primary producers directly impacted by the Victorian Bushfires commencing 21 November 2019, AGRN 882.

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Victorian Bushfires commencing 21 November 2019

Victorian Bushfires commencing 21 November 2019 Victorian Bushfires commencing 21 November 2019

The Victorian and Commonwealth Governments have announced concessional loans to support small business, primary producers and non-profit organisations impacted by the Victorian bushfires that commenced 21 November 2019.  

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Small Business Bushfire Support Grant

Small Business Bushfire Support Grant Small Business Bushfire Support Grant

The Victorian and Commonwealth Governments have announced Small Business Bushfire Support Grants of up to $10,000 to support small businesses who have experienced a significant loss of income due to the Victorian bushfires that commenced 21 November 2019.  

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Wine Grape Testing Rebate

Wine Grape Testing Rebate Wine Grape Testing Rebate

The Victorian Government has established the Wine Grape Testing Rebate to assist Victorian wine grape growers establish the extent and impact of smoke exposure from the 2019-20 bushfires on the 2020 vintage.

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