Lismore Flood Support Information
FLOOD GRANTS FOR ELIGIBLE BUSINESSES
Grants of up to $15,000 will be available to eligible small businesses, primary producers and non-profit organisations in:
• Lismore CBD
• Parts of East Lismore
• Girards Hill
• South Lismore
• North Lismore
• South Murwillumbah
• Bray Park
The link to apply for grant assistance is
There are also other Disaster Payments you or people you know may be eligible for as per below:
1. The Disaster Recovery Payment
This is a one-off payment to assist if you have been significantly affected by a disaster. It is not for minor damage or inconvenience.
If you are eligible you will receive:
• $1,000 per adult
• $400 for each child under 16 years of age
2. The Disaster Recovery Allowance
This Allowance is a short term payment to assist individuals who can demonstrate their income has been affected as a direct result of a declared disaster.
It is payable for a maximum of 13 weeks from the date at which you have, or will have, a loss of income as a direct result of Tropical Cyclone Debbie – March 2017.
The Disaster Recovery Allowance is a taxable payment.
Please contact your TNR Manager or Partner if you would like assistance with any of the above disaster relief initiatives.