Information for those affected by the Northern NSW fires, September 2019.
If you have been impacted the fires and need information or support please visit one of the following assistance points:
Fairfield Street, Drake.
Saturday 21 September - 10am to 2pm
Monday to Wednesday - 9am - 4pm
Waterfall Way, Ebor.
Monday to Friday 8am - 5pm
Ph:1800 018 444
Hours of operation: Monday to Friday - 8:30am to 4:30pm
There are a number of assistance schemes available to those in areas declared Natural Disasters, including Personal Hardship, assistance for Small Business and assistance for local councils.
More information can be found here.
Financial assistance may be available to people affected by a disaster who are experiencing financial hardship and who are unable to meet the cost of repairs for essential household contents and/or structural repairs to their homes.
Note: Financial assistance via this grant is administered by the NSW State Government. It is separate from the one-off Commonwealth Disaster Recovery Payment.
More information on disaster assistance for individuals.
Community Information Newsletter- 9 September 2019
Community Information Newsletter- 13 September 2019
Bushfire Recovery Information
Burnt timber and Ash- Copper Chrome Arsenate (CCA)