The Australian Government Drought Community Support Initiative Round 2 provides financial assistance to farmers, farm workers, contractors and suppliers impacted by the drought.
The funding provides a one-off $3000 cash payment to eligible households. Vinnies is assisting to distribute the funds.
The payment is limited to one per household.
WHO IS ELIGIBLE?
Farmers, farm workers, contractors and suppliers that live and/or work in an eligible Local Government Area. (Click here to check if your area is eligible)
You must also meet the following criteria to be eligible:
- 18 years old or older
- An Australian citizen or permanent resident
- Impacted by the drought
HOW DO I APPLY?
You can apply over the phone or through our online application form.
- Call 1300 846 643 to apply over the phone (Monday – Friday, 8am – 8pm)
- Click here to apply online
You must provide identification and other supporting documentation with your application. Click here to see what documents you will need.
Apply Online Today
Website: Vinnies Drought Assistance