New Zealand Disaster Recovery Payment

A lump sum payment to help eligible New Zealanders seriously affected by the south east Queensland severe storms and flooding that started in December 2023 and continued into January 2024.

If you were seriously affected by the South East Queensland Severe Storms and Flooding which started on 24 December 2023 and continued until 12 January 2024, you could be eligible for this payment.

City of Gold Coast declared suburbs

You have until 11 August 2024 to make a claim for the following declared suburbs in the City of Gold Coast:

  • Arundel
  • Ashmore
  • Biggera Waters
  • Bonogin
  • Burleigh Heads
  • Burleigh Waters
  • Carrara
  • Clagiraba
  • Coombabah
  • Coomera
  • Currumbin Waters
  • Elanora
  • Gaven
  • Gilston
  • Guanaba
  • Helensvale
  • Hollywell
  • Hope Island
  • Kingsholme
  • Labrador
  • Lower Beechmont
  • Maudsland
  • Mermaid Waters
  • Merrimac
  • Molendinar
  • Mount Nathan
  • Mudgeeraba
  • Nerang
  • Ormeau
  • Oxenford
  • Pacific Pines
  • Palm Beach
  • Paradise Point
  • Parkwood
  • Pimpama
  • Reedy Creek
  • Robina
  • Runaway Bay
  • Southport
  • Springbrook
  • Tallai
  • Tallebudgera
  • Tugun
  • Upper Coomera
  • Varsity Lakes
  • Willow Vale
  • Wongawallan
  • Worongary.

City of Logan declared suburbs

You have until 11 August 2024 to make a claim if you are in for the following declared suburbs in the City of Logan:

  • Cedar Creek
  • Cedar Grove
  • Cedar Vale
  • Eagleby
  • Flagstone
  • Glenlogan
  • Holmview
  • Jimboomba
  • Logan Village
  • Mundoolun
  • Riverbend
  • Tamborine
  • Veresdale
  • Woodhill
  • Yarrabilba.

Scenic Rim Region declared suburbs

You have until 11 August 2024 to make a claim if you are in for the following declared suburbs in the Scenic Rim Region:

  • Beaudesert
  • Beechmont
  • Gleneagle
  • Tamborine
  • Tamborine Mountain
  • Veresdale.

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

Page last updated: 13 February 2024.
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