Natural Disaster Assistance

At a glance


Provides Queensland small businesses and primary producers with low-interest loans of up to $250,000 to assist with disaster recovery.

Who can apply:

At a minimum, you must:

  • have sustained substantial damage to buildings, plant, equipment or stock as a result of an eligible disaster
  • be a small business owner or primary producer in Queensland.

Other eligibility requirements may apply.


Natural Disaster Assistance provides assistance to businesses and primary producers affected by declared natural disasters in Queensland.

What support or funding is available?

Low interest loans of up to $250,000 are available for businesses, primary producers and non-profit organisations in declared natural disaster affected areas.

Who can apply?

Primary producers, small businesses and non-profit organisations in Queensland.

What are the eligibility criteria?

In the event that a natural disaster occurs, the areas eligible for Natural Disaster Assistance will be announced.

Find out more about the eligibility criteria at Disaster recovery.

How do I apply?

Our Natural disaster and emergency assistance information will be updated when new assistance announcements are made.

If your business has been affected by a natural disaster, find out more about how to apply at Disaster recovery.

More information

For more information and to apply:

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