Natural disaster support

Support for people directly affected by a declared natural disaster.

We have multiple system updates and changes to some of our content and services

Support for people affected by Western Victoria bushfires

Support is available for people affected by bushfires in Pomonal in the Rural City of Ararat. Read more about support for Western Victoria Bushfires, February 2024.

Support for people affected by Moreton Bay heavy rainfall and flooding

Support is available for people affected by the heavy rainfall and flooding in Bray Park in Moreton Bay, Qld. Read more about support for Heavy Rainfall and Flooding, City of Moreton Bay, January 2024.

Support for more people affected by SEQ severe storms and flooding

Support has been extended to more suburbs affected by severe storms and flooding in south east Queensland. Read more about support for South East Queensland Severe Storms and Flooding, December 2023 to January 2024.

We have information in different languages about Natural disaster support

Australian Government Disaster Recovery Payment

Disaster Recovery Allowance

Disaster assistance payments audio

For Centrelink payments and services, you can call our multilingual phone service.

You may be able to get both Australian Government and state or territory natural disaster support.

To see what support you can get, select your state or territory.

Page last updated: 5 February 2024.
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