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Tasmania Severe Weather Event - October 2022

Recovery supports

Between Thursday 13th October and Saturday 15th October 2022, exceptionally heavy rainfall impacted across North-West and Northern Tasmania, causing severe flooding in some communities.

Floods are traumatic and overwhelming events that can affect everyone in the community, inundating homes, and causing disruption and damage to businesses, farmers, properties, infrastructure and the environment.

If you have been affected by this event, the following information is specifically for you, to assist you and your community in getting back on your feet.

Financial support

Financial support is available for individuals, families, small businesses and primary producers.

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If you have any questions about recovery matters not covered here, you can email us at

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