Severe Tropical Cyclone Seroja - 11-12 April 2021
The Australian Government Disaster Recovery Payment (AGDRP) provides one-off financial assistance to eligible Australians adversely affected by Tropical Cyclone Seroja. The rate of AGDRP is $1000 per eligible adult and $400 per eligible child.
You have until 16 October 2021 to lodge a claim for AGDRP which can be lodged on the Services Australia website or contact the Australian Government Information Hotline on 180 22 66 for claims assistance.
The assistance is available in the following local government area(s)
Carnamah, Chapman Valley, Greater Geraldton, Mingenew, Morawa, Perenjori and Three Springs.
Disaster Recovery Allowance
The Disaster Recovery Allowance (DRA) provides income support payments to employees, primary producers and sole traders who can demonstrate they have experienced a loss of income as a direct result of Tropical Cyclone Seroja.
DRA is available to Australian residents who are 16 years and older if not already receiving another income support payment or pension such as the Age Pension, JobSeeker Payment or Service Pension.
You have until 14 October 2021 to lodge a claim for AGDRP. For more information on eligibility, visit the Services Australia website or contact the Australian Government Information Hotline on 180 22 66 for claims assistance.