2021-22 Rainfall and Flooding - for small businesses, not-for profit organisations and sporting and community clubs

Three significant events occurred across the 2021-22 Rainfall and Flooding season:

A range of assistance has been activated through the joint State and Commonwealth Disaster Recovery Funding Arrangements (DRFA) to address the immediate and long-term impacts from the events.

Grant funding

Extraordinary disaster assistance grants have been made available to flood-affected primary producers, small businesses, not-for-profit organisations following the three events. Grants have also been made available to sporting and community clubs impacted by the South East Queensland Rainfall and Flooding.

South East Queensland Rainfall and Flooding

Extraordinary assistance grants of up to $50,000 are available to small businesses and not-for-profit organisations to go towards clean-up and repair efforts. People can apply for the small business and not-for-profit grants through the Queensland Rural and Industry Development Authority website

Extraordinary assistance grants of up to $20,000 are available to sporting and community clubs to go towards repairing damaged infrastructure and fields, and replacing lost equipment. Sporting and community clubs can apply for these grants through the Department of Tourism, Innovation and Sport website

Grants are available in the following 19 local government areas:

  • Brisbane
  • Fraser Coast
  • Gold Coast
  • Goondiwindi
  • Gladstone
  • Gympie
  • Ipswich
  • Lockyer Valley
  • Logan
  • Moreton Bay
  • Noosa
  • North Burnett
  • Redland
  • Scenic Rim
  • Somerset
  • South Burnett
  • Southern Downs
  • Sunshine Coast
  • Toowoomba
Ex-Tropical Cyclone Seth (small businesses and not-for-profit organisations)

Extraordinary assistance grants of up to $50,000 are available to small businesses and not-for-profit organisations to go towards clean-up and repair efforts. People can apply for the grants through the Queensland Rural and Industry Development Authority website

Grants are available in the following five local government areas:

  • Bundaberg 
  • Fraser Coast
  • Gympie
  • North Burnett
  • South Burnett
Central, Southern and Western Queensland Rainfall and Flooding (small business)

Extraordinary assistance grants of up to $25,000 are available to small businesses to go towards clean-up and repair efforts. People can apply for the grants through the Queensland Rural and Industry Development Authority website

Grants are available in the following local government area:

  • Goondiwindi