South East Queensland Floods, February 2022 - New Zealand Disaster Recovery Allowance

Support for New Zealanders who have lost income as a direct result of the floods in South East Queensland starting in February 2022.

We’ve set up temporary service centres and attend recovery centres and can help you access this and other payments and services. Check where you can find us in disaster affected communities.

You have until 29 September 2022 to make a claim for the following Local Government Areas (LGAs):

  • Balonne
  • Brisbane
  • Bundaberg
  • Cherbourg
  • Fraser Coast
  • Gladstone
  • Gold Coast
  • Goondiwindi
  • Gympie
  • Ipswich
  • Lockyer Valley
  • Logan
  • Moreton Bay
  • Noosa
  • North Burnett
  • Redland
  • Scenic Rim
  • Somerset
  • South Burnett
  • Southern Downs
  • Sunshine Coast
  • Toowoomba
  • Western Downs.

You can see which LGA you’re in by entering your town or postcode into the Queensland Government’s Find your local council tool.

Page last updated: 6 April 2022