Wellington Shire businesses are now eligible for $10,000 bushfire grants.
The grant was announced to support small businesses who have experienced a significant loss of income due to the Victorian bushfires that commenced 21 November 2019.
To be eligible for the grant, you must:
– be a small business owner
– hold an Australian Business Number (ABN) and have held that ABN at the time of the eligible disaster
– have been engaged in carrying on the small business in the defined disaster area when you were affected by the eligible disaster
– have suffered a decline in revenue of 40% or more in a 3-month period, compared to the same period in the previous year
Grant applications close 31 December 2020.
For more information and to apply visit the Rural Finance website.