Western Victoria Bushfires, February 2024

Support for people affected by the Western Victoria bushfires that started in February 2024.

If you’re directly affected by this declared disaster, we have lump sum payments to help you.

A disaster can have a physical and emotional impact on you and your family. If you’re going through a difficult time, our social workers can provide short term counselling, information and referrals to support services. Read more about social work services.

Read about additional help if you’ve been affected by a natural disaster.

Watch this video about our disaster assistance payments and how to claim.

Page last updated: 21 March 2024.
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