Disaster Recovery Allowance

Support if you’ve lost income as a direct result of the Queensland Western and Darling Downs bushfires that started in October 2023.

If your Disaster Recovery Allowance or New Zealand Disaster Recovery Allowance is ending

If your disaster support payment is ending, you can find out what other payments and services you may be eligible for.

You have until 26 April 2024 to make a claim for the following Local Government Areas (LGAs):

  • Toowoomba
  • Western Downs.

You can see which LGA you’re in by entering your address into the Queensland Government’s find your local council tool.

Page last updated: 31 October 2023.
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