Ex-TC Ellie - Homeowners Recovery and Resilience Grants

Submissions are now being accepted. Submissions close at midnight 30 June 2024 (AWST).

 

IMPORTANT: Please read information below to assist you in completing your application online.

 

The Recovery and Resilience Grants Program offers two types of grants, up to a combined total of $50,000, to help homeowners impacted by flood waters associated with Cyclone Ellie.

 

Recovery Grant

The Recovery Grant reimburses private homeowners who incurred out-of-pocket costs as a result of clean-up or repair works that were not covered by available insurance.

 

Resilience Grant

The Resilience Grant reimburses private homeowners for the cost of works to improve resilience of their dwellings for future similar events.

 

Help

For further information on the program, including fact sheets, please visit https://dfes.wa.gov.au/recovery-and-resilience-grants and click on the Kimberley Floods tab.

You can also get in touch with the Recovery Grants team by emailing recoverygrants@dfes.wa.gov.au or phoning 1800 490 678.

 

When applying online:

Make sure you save your application as you go. If you need to close the application and haven’t finished it yet, press 'save and close' and log out. When you log back in and click on the My Submissions link at the top of the screen, you will find a list of any applications you have started or submitted. You can reopen your draft application and start where you left off.

When you’re finished, press Review and Submit at the bottom of the Navigation Panel. Make sure you read your application carefully and ensure all your details and information is correct because once you press Submit you can’t edit it. You will not be able to submit your application until all the compulsory questions are completed and there are no validation errors.

Click Submit at the top or bottom of the screen or on the navigation panel when you’re ready. You’ll then get an email confirmation with your final application attached. If you don’t get this email your application may not have been submitted and you need to contact 1800 490 678.

For queries about the guidelines, deadlines, or questions in the form, please contact us on 1800 490 678 during our business hours 9:30am - 4pm, Monday to Friday.

Or alternatively email recoverygrants@dfes.wa.gov.au and quote your submission number.