New South Wales Floods, September 2022

Support for people affected by the current and ongoing New South Wales floods from 14 September 2022 through to November 2022.

Temporary pause of requirements for some flood affected areas

Mutual obligation and participation requirements have been paused for some flood affected areas in New South Wales. Check our pause of requirements page to see the areas.

We have information in different languages about New South Wales Floods, September 2022

If you’re directly affected by this declared disaster, we have lump sum payments and ongoing, short term allowances to help you. You may be eligible for more than one of these.

The New South Wales floods is a current and ongoing natural disaster that started on 14 September 2022.

Read about additional help such as social work services and help to recover.

See where to find us in your community if you’ve been affected by a natural disaster.

You may also be eligible for the Disaster Relief Grant from the NSW Government.

Watch this video about our disaster assistance payments and how to claim.

Page last updated: 25 November 2022