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Monsoon Trough Disaster Recovery Grant - Repairs Funding

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The Small Business Disaster Recovery Grants Program (the Program) will provide $3 million for small businesses impacted by the North and Far North Queensland Monsoon Trough disaster event that occurred from 25 January to 14 February 2019. This assistance will enable eligible small businesses to engage expertise to help them recover and to rebuild business confidence.

Grants of up to $10,000 will be available for small businesses to access in accordance with specific eligibility criteria aligned to assistance provided under the Australian Government’s Disaster Recovery Funding Arrangements (DRFA).

Before completing this form, visit Small Business Disaster Recovery Grants at and ensure you have read the Application Guidelines.

All applications must be made by completing this application form on SmartyGrants and submitting online according to instructions. Incomplete applications will not be considered. The application form can be saved and completed later. It is recommended you save your work frequently.

I have read and understood the Small Business Recovery Grants Application Guidelines and I acknowledge I am applying for Repairs Funding. * Required

If you cannot answer 'Yes'  to the statements below you are not eligible for this grant funding, and will not be able to submit the application form

Address Line 1, Suburb/Town, State/Province, Postcode, and Country are required. Coordinates Required. Country must be Australia 
I confirm that my eligible LGA is * Required
Response required.
Please select relevant LGA
I confirm my business had less than 20 employees on 1 January 2019 * * Required
Please use a simple headcount, do not allow for part-time or full-time. Do not include contractors.
I confirm my business has a currently active ABN and is registered for GST * Required
To be eligible the business must have an ABN and be registered for GST.
I confirm the business does not have any owners or directors who are an undischarged bankrupt or are insolvent * Required
I confirm this is the only application to the Monsoon Trough Disaster Recovery Grants - Repairs Funding for this ABN and business address * Required
I confirm the Monsoon Trough affected the business' capacity to operate * Required
I confirm we have not had an insurance payment, and will not receive one in the future, for the repairs, services or equipment proposed in this grant application * Required
I confirm DRFA assistance (Category B or C) will not cover the repairs, labour/services or equipment proposed for funding in this grant application. * Required

Eligibility assessment

The following questions and evidence requires you to refer to Table 1: Eligibility in the Application Guidelines (page 2 and top of page 3). 

Consider your category, LGA eligibility and the evidence required for assessment.

Which category of DRFA Assistance applies to your situation * Required
Response required.


Please upload the evidence required for assessment - please refer to the Application Guidelines.

    Please upload receipt of Category B/ C assistance if applicable