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The NSW Government provided a mouse control rebate of up to $500 to eligible households and up to $1,000 to eligible small businesses to help them combat the 2021 mouse plague in rural and regional NSW.

This table represents the distribution of the mouse control rebate. The program opened on opened on 5 July 2021 and closed on 31 January 2022.

Local government area Number of recipients Total amount paid
Albury 1,515 $717,632
Armidale Regional 1,041 $509,775
Balranald 53 $27,613
Bathurst Regional 1,581 $780,483
Berrigan 357 $192,144
Bland 433 $247,384
Blayney 340 $166,670
Bogan 557 $310,495
Bourke 303 $151,961
Brewarrina 242 $122,761
Broken Hill 2,424 $1,149,049
Cabonne 1,063 $562,886
Carrathool 139 $85,887
Central Darling 167 $80,832
Cobar 380 $190,106
Coolamon 300 $155,981
Coonamble 937 $520,584
Cootamundra-Gundagai Regional 553 $273,589
Cowra 945 $474,003
Dubbo Regional 7,075 $3,572,720
Edward River 825 $445,148
Federation 413 $222,717
Forbes 1,251 $677,161
Gilgandra 610 $345,350
Glen Innes Severn 696 $356,565
Greater Hume Shire 209 $101,051
Griffith 1,448 $750,911
Gunnedah 1,483 $765,788
Gwydir 487 $267,838
Hay 225 $118,384
Hilltops 672 $350,607
Inverell 1,200 $618,135
Junee 465 $234,332
Kyogle 21 $10,500
Lachlan 827 $461,578
Leeton 729 $387,510
Lithgow 543 $262,243
Liverpool Plains 827 $430,824
Lockhart 327 $180,808
Mid-Western Regional 1,726 $866,349
Moree Plains 2,218 $1,133,127
Murray River 215 $125,872
Murrumbidgee 298 $164,712
Muswellbrook 1,828 $916,032
Narrabri 1,150 $602,984
Narrandera 619 $324,275
Narromine 888 $481,945
Oberon 124 $66,416
Orange 2,068 $1,000,396
Parkes 2,053 $1,095,099
Singleton 1,307 $642,909
Snowy Valleys 444 $224,754
Tamworth Regional 6,146 $3,086,566
Temora 457 $244,351
Tenterfield 228 $107,024
Unincorporated NSW 20 $12,410
Upper Hunter Shire 1,577 $803,885
Upper Lachlan Shire 101 $48,522
Uralla 303 $146,059
Wagga Wagga 5,002 $2,510,291
Walcha 138 $75,462
Walgett 808 $424,083
Warren 465 $258,095
Warrumbungle Shire 1,148 $626,294
Weddin 266 $155,341
Wentworth 295 $140,472
Yass Valley 520 $248,300

Grouped data

To protect the privacy of recipients, a small number of grants and payments have been de-identified and grouped. This includes businesses operating in NSW with a head office located interstate.

Category Number of recipients Total amount paid
De-identified LGAs 8 $4,284

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Last updated: 26 February 2022