Support for 2023 events

Disaster Relief Grant

  • For individuals
  • Amount varies on damage assessment

If your home or essential household items were damaged or destroyed by a natural disaster, you may be eligible to apply.

Support for 2022 events

Flood property assessment program

  • For individuals and small businesses
  • Covers cost of property assessment

Free structural assessments of eligible properties for people impacted by flood events in February and March 2022 or June and July 2022.

Resilient homes program

  • For individuals
  • Amount varies based on assessment

Assistance for buy-back, raising, or retrofitting of homes if you were impacted by storms and floods in the Northern Rivers area in February 2022.

Back Home grant (closed)

  • For individuals
  • From $5,000 to $20,000

Grant is now closed. 
Late applications may be accepted for a short period of time. Call 13 77 88 to discuss your circumstances.

Other support

Disaster Assistance Finder

Complete the online questionnaire to receive a personalised list of programs and services you may be eligible for.

Australian Government support

As support becomes available, it will be listed on the Services Australia website.

There are no current events in NSW eligible for Australian Government support.

Last updated: 28 February 2024