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NSW east coast flooding: 1 April 2024 onwards

NSW east coast flooding: 1 April 2024 onwards

Disaster Recovery Funding Arrangements

The joint Australian, state and territory governments' Disaster Recovery Funding Arrangements (DRFA) provide a range of financial assistance to the natural disaster-declared areas in each state or territory.

For NSW east coast flooding, the available assistance measures may include:

  • Personal hardship and distress assistance
  • Personal and financial counselling​
  • Counter disaster operations
  • Restoration of essential public assets
  • Concessional interest rate loans for small businesses, primary producers and non-profit organisations who have suffered direct damage
  • Freight subsidies for primary producers
  • Grants for non-profit organisations.

For information on available recovery assistance, visit the NSW Reconstruction Authority and Service NSW websites.

For further information on recovery arrangements, visit the Disaster Recovery Funding Arrangements page.

The Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade will replace passports that have been lost or damaged in declared natural disasters free of charge, visit the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade website.