Financial Support Updates (Rural Financial Counselling)

May 14, 2020 Sharon Purcell

PROGRAM: Disaster Recovery Funding ArrangementsJoint Commonwealth-State FundedEVENT: Queensland Bushfires, September – December 2019 EMERGENCY BUSHFIRE RESPONSE IN PRIMARY INDUSTRIES GRANTProducers in the worst hit areas can apply for recovery grants of up to $75,000 to assist with the cost of clean-up, reinstatement activities and emergency measures.CLOSING DATE: 31 July 2020. EXTRAORDINARY BUSHFIRE ASSISTANCE LOANSEligible primary…

April 27, 2020 Sharon Purcell

Current: March 2020 RURAL COVID19 SUPPORT HOUSEHOLD STIMULUS PACKAGE $750 tax free automatic stimulus payment. In addition, a further $750 automatic payment (except for those who are eligible to receive the Coronavirus supplement) WHO IS ELIGIBLE: PENSIONERS, SOCIAL SECURITY RECIPIENTS, VETERANS, CONCESSION CARD HOLDERS, OTHER SUPPORT RECIPIENTS WHO TO CONTACT: SERVICES AUSTRALIA HEALTH A new…