Freight Subsidies for Disaster Affected Primary Producers QLD


Freight Subsidies for Disaster Affected Primary Producers provides primary producers with freight subsidies for moving materials, including emergency fodder.
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Application detail:

Applications may be made at any time.

 
What do you get?

Freight subsidies of up to $5000 per disaster event.

Who is this for?

Queensland primary producers located in a disaster declared area.

Overview

Freight subsidies are available for affected primary producers whose property is located within a disaster-declared area under Disaster Recovery Funding Arrangements (DRFA) or who hold a current Individual Disaster Stricken Property (IDSP) declaration.

Freight subsidies may be used for moving materials, including:

  • emergency fodder for livestock
  • removal of stock
  • building, fencing materials, machinery and equipment
  • animals purchased for restocking as a result of the disaster

What are the eligibility criteria?

To be eligible, you must:

  • be a primary producer whose property is located within a disaster declared area
  • be a property owner, share-farmer or lessee in the grazing industry (beef cattle, sheep, dairy cattle, goats, deer or horses that are not normally hand-fed)
  • spend more than 50% of your labour on and derive more than 50% of your gross income from the primary production enterprise

Find out more about the eligibility criteria at Freight Subsidies for Disaster Affected Primary Producers.

How do you apply?

Find out more about how to apply at Freight Subsidies