A new Emergency Water Infrastructure Rebate is now available to primary producers in New South Wales. The rebate covers 25% of the cost of purchase, delivery and installation of water infrastructure that addresses animal needs and improves resilience to drought.
Eligible activities include:
- Water storage devices such as tanks and troughs
- De-silting of existing dams
- Bores and associated power supply.
Ineligible activities include:
- Construction of dams
- Water infrastructure for uses other than to supply water for livestock.
The rebate can be claimed for eligible water infrastructure expenses since 1 July 2018, up to a maximum rebate of $25,000 per farm enterprise. Apply at www.raa.nsw.gov.au/grants/emergency-water-infrastructure-rebate-scheme.