Where do you have to reside or work from to be eligible?
Who is eligible for assistance?
What types of things that can be funded?
How much am I able to apply for?
Applicants can apply once, in one category for the following amount:
How long do I have to claim?
There will be 3 rounds held per quarter commencing in the last quarter of the 2020 calendar year. Your application will be eligible for consideration during each month for the quarter you have submitted your application. You will be advised within 14 working days of the end of the month if you were successful and within 14 working days of the end of the quarter if you were unsuccessful. This means that you may not hear back about your application for 3 months.
When and how will payments be made?
The money will be deposited directly into your nominated account within 14 working days of the end of the month.
How to apply
Simply download the form here and when you have answered all of the questions, forward your application and supporting documentation to the Community Drought Support Grants Program at [email protected]
You can also submit your application online using the relevant form below;
Individual Application Form
Family Application Form
Business/Entity Application Form
Online or email applications are preferred however, if you are having difficulties please contact us on 1300 991 443.
This program is funded by the Department of Communities, Child Safety and Disabilities Services.