Northern Queensland Monsoon and Flooding, December 2022 - March 2023 was the storms and floods from 20 December 2022 to 1 May 2023.
We had lump sum payments and ongoing, short term allowances to help people affected by this disaster. The claiming period for these payments closed on 15 September 2023.
Late claims may still be accepted, but only in exceptional circumstances.
To claim, call the Emergency information line.
What other services are available
A disaster can have a physical and emotional impact on you and your family. If you’re going through a difficult time, our social workers can provide short term counselling, information and referrals to support services. Read more about social work services.
If you need further help, check if you can get a Centrelink payment.