What it is

A lump sum payment to help you following a declared disaster.

The Australian Government Disaster Recovery Payment (AGDRP) is a lump sum payment to help you if a declared disaster significantly affects you.

It’s not for minor damage or inconvenience. If you lost income as a direct result of the floods, you may also be eligible for either:

You can choose to get this payment in 2 instalments.

Next: Who can get it

You must meet eligibility rules to get the Australian Government Disaster Recovery Payment.

Page last updated: 23 March 2021