Grants and assistance
The Department of Primary Industries and Regions (PIRSA) provide or support a number of funds and initiatives to develop our state's primary industries.
Bushfire recovery support
Hail storm support
Farming and agribusiness
Loans for eligible cooperatives
Loan assistance is available to cooperatives engaged in processing and storing primary product that meet the requirements of the Commonwealth Income Tax Assessment Act 1936, sections 117-120. This assistance is called the 'Loans to Cooperatives Scheme'.
Eligible projects include the acquisition of assets associated with processing and storage of primary products. Ongoing working capital funds are sourced through the cooperatives financial institution.
For more information please call 1800 182 235, or email: PIRSA.RuralFinance@sa.gov.au
- SARMS - Irrigation Industry Improvement Program (3IP)
- SARMS - Industry-led Research Sub-Program (IRSP)
- SARMS - Regional Development & Innovation Fund (RDIF)
For information about State and Federal Government grants, visit the GRANTassist website.