Additional Disaster Assistance for Victorian farmers





Joint Media Release

Attorney-General Minister for Emergency Management Special Minister of State Minister for the Public Service and Integrity The Hon Mark Dreyfus QC MP

Deputy Premier of Victoria Minister for Regional and Rural Development The Hon Peter Ryan MP

5 July 2013

Attorney-General and Minister for Emergency Management Mark Dreyfus QC and Victorian Deputy Premier and Minister for Regional and Rural Development Peter Ryan today announced additional assistance for farmers hit by severe weather events in Victoria in December 2011, February-March 2012 and June 2012.

Category C Grants of up to $10,000 will be made available to eligible primary producers in those areas of Victoria most impacted under the jointly funded Natural Disaster Relief and Recovery Arrangements (NDRRA).