A number of exceptional assistance measures have now been approved under Category C and D of the jointly funded Commonwealth/State Disaster Recovery Funding Arrangements (DRFA).
The following assistance measures have been jointly approved by the Queensland and Australian Governments:
- Community Recovery Package including: Community Development Program; Mental Health Support Program; Flexible Grants Program; Community Information and Education; Community Assets; Business and Industry Support; and Tourism Recovery Program.
- Category D Special Disaster Assistance Grants for: Primary Producers; and Small Business and Not-for-profits.
- Payments to flood affected local governments.
- Exceptional Circumstances Package, including: North West Queensland Beef Recovery Package; Environmental Recovery Package; Betterment Fund; and Local Resilience and Recovery Initiatives.
Please click here for the Activation Summary for details of all assistance measures and the local government areas/recipients activated for the DRFA funding.