Drought concessional and recovery concessional loans open
Drought-affected farmers across Queensland can apply for assistance through a Drought Concessional Loan or a Drought Recovery Concessional Loan. Full details including all scheme guidelines and application forms are available at www.qraa.qld.gov.au or contact QRAA on Freecall 1800 623 946. For more information on the range of Australian Government assistance for farmers, farm businesses and rural communities, visit agriculture.gov.au/assistance.
The department is helping primary producers manage their business through a range of drought services, including financial assistance, livestock nutrition and animal welfare information, and business-management strategies.
Declarations and revocations
Drought declared shires in Queensland officially listed by the government as being drought-stricken
Assistance with drought relief for primary producers, application forms, stress management, services and resources.
Software, management and feeding practices during drought
Useful contacts in drought
Drought contacts for Drought Relief Assistance Scheme (DRAS) applications and Individually Droughted Property (IDP) applications
National drought reform – farm business training
National drought reform, Farm business training, Registered training organisations
- Social and community services
- Mobile offices and events
- Publications and resources