Victorian Bushfires commencing 21 November 2019

Emergency Bushfire Primary Industries Grants

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

The support is available to bushfire affected primary producers in the local government areas of Ararat, Alpine, Ballarat, East Gippsland, Glenelg, Golden Plains, Greater Bendigo, Indigo, Mansfield, Moyne, Northern Grampians, Pyrenees, Southern Grampians, Strathbogie, Towong, Wangaratta, Wellington and Wodonga, and the alpine areas of Falls Creek, Mount Buller, Mount Hotham and Mount Stirling.

Grants may be used to cover the costs associated with clean up and reinstatement of the entity, as detailed in the attached guidelines.

Compensation for lost income or amounts claimed under other programs or through insurance cover are not eligible for grant assistance.

Applications together with supporting documentation must be submitted by 31 July 2020 via:

Post: Rural Finance, PO Box 1313, Bendigo Central 3552

Email: .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

Fax: 5441 8901

For further information please contact Rural Finance on 1800 260 425.