Disaster Recovery Allowance

Support if you’ve lost income as a direct result of Queensland Tropical Cyclone Jasper that started in December 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.

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.

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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