Australian Government Disaster Recovery Payment

A lump sum payment to help people seriously affected by Queensland Tropical Cyclone Jasper that started in December 2023.

We can help you access payments and services at a recovery hub or Mobile Service Centre in your community. Check where you can find us in disaster affected communities.

If you were seriously affected by Tropical Cyclone Jasper which started on 13 December 2023 and continued until 12 January 2024, you could be eligible for this payment.

You have until 17 June 2024 to make a claim for the following Local Government Areas (LGAs):

  • Cairns
  • Cassowary Coast
  • Cook
  • Douglas
  • Hope Vale
  • Mareeba
  • Tablelands
  • Wujal Wujal
  • Yarrabah.

You can see emergency information about your LGA by entering your address into the Queensland Government’s find your local council tool.

Page last updated: 18 January 2024.
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