May 14, 2020 Sharon Purcell

SMALL BUSINESS Concessional Recovery loans
PROGRAM: Disaster Recovery Funding Arrangements (DRFA).
Joint Commonwealth-State Funded

EVENT: Queensland Bushfires, September – December 2019
Assistance is available in the following local government areas:
Bundaberg Regional Council
Gladstone Regional Council
Livingstone Shire Council
Noosa Shire Council
Somerset Regional Council
Toowoomba Regional Council

EVENT: Southern Queensland Bushfires—September 2019
Assistance is available in the following local government areas:
Noosa Shire Council
Scenic Rim Regional Council
Southern Downs Regional Council
Sunshine Coast Regional Council

Affected small businesses may be eligible for extraordinary bushfire assistance loans of up to $500,000 to assist you to re-establish your normal operations.
(Eg. repairing or replacing damaged plant, equipment or buildings, meeting carry-on requirements including paying salaries or wages, paying creditors, paying rent and rates, buying goods (including fuel) for the purpose of carrying on the small business activities.

CLOSING DATE: 30 June 2022

Small Business Financial Counselling
Free – Confidential – Impartial
Delivered by the Rural Financial Counselling Service SQ
1300 732 777 or www.rfcssq/small-business

Supported by the Australian and Queensland Governments