Information for Businesses affected by the Southern Tasmanian Extreme Weather Event of 10th and 11th of May 2018
On 10th and 11th of May 2018 an extreme weather event commenced in Tasmania, with damaging south to south-easterly winds and heavy rain about the eastern, central and southern districts. The extreme weather caused considerable damage across Southern Tasmania. There were wide reports of extensive damage to a number of businesses in the Hobart CBD, Kingston town centre, Huonville, New Norfolk and affected suburbs.
Impact and damage assessment
Has your business been affected by the recent extreme weather event on the 10th and 11th of May 2018? The Tasmanian Government would like to know the impact and damage caused to your business. This information will help inform government and recovery services.
Information you provide in this form will assist government determine the impact and damage caused by the extreme weather event.
Grants for small businesses in need
This grant provides up to $10,000 for small businesses to meet short to medium-term recovery needs. Grants may be used to assist with clean-up and repair of premises and the repair or replacement of equipment.
Expressions of interest are now open.
Disaster assistance for Tasmanian Communities
For the latest information on disaster assistance for individuals and non-profit organisations, please refer to the TasAlert Financial Assistance page.