Queensland natural disaster assistance

Current disaster relief

Queensland bushfires (November 2019 and September 2019)

Find support and information for the 2019 Queensland bushfires.

North and Far North Queensland floods (25 January–14 February 2019)

Find support and information for the 2019 North and Far North Queensland floods.

Small businesses

Disaster recovery information and advice

Phone 1300 731 988 for the Chamber of Commerce and Industry Queensland's Employer Assistance Line for:

  • advice and support if your business has been forced to close or reduce operations
  • industrial relations advice on managing staff and meeting Fair Work Act 2009 obligations.

Go Local, Grow Local

Download Go Local, Grow Local tools for your small business to promote products or services and encourage Queenslanders to spend their money locally.

Primary producers

Find information on financial assistance for primary producers, including freight subsidies and leasehold rent relief on the Department of Agriculture and Fisheries website or phone 13 25 23.

Find out what primary producers should do after a natural disaster and learn more about rural disaster recovery.

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