We have information in different languages about Disaster Recovery Allowance
For Centrelink payments and services, you can call our multilingual phone service.
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 3 July 2024 to make a claim for the following Local Government Areas (LGAs):
- City of Gold Coast
- City of Logan
- Scenic Rim Region.
You can see emergency information about your LGA by entering your address into the Queensland Government’s find your local council tool.
The Disaster Recovery Allowance is a short term payment to help you if the south east Queensland severe storms and flooding that started in December 2023 and continued into January 2024 directly affects your income.