Bushfire Recovery Grant for Apple Producers

Are you an Apple Producer that has suffered bushfire damage in South Australia?

If so, you may be eligible to apply for a grant of up to $120,000 per hectare to assist with clean-up, repair or replacement of trees, infrastructure and equipment.

What are the eligibility requirements for this grant?

To be eligible for the Bushfire Recovery Grant for Apple Producers you must:

  • be an apple grower running a primary production business
  • have had apple orchards that suffered direct damage by bushfires
  • live in one of the following council areas:
    • Adelaide Hills
    • Coorong
    • Kangaroo Island
    • Kingston
    • Mid Murray
    • Mount Barker
    • Murray Bridge
    • Southern Mallee District
    • Yorke Peninsula
  • provide a co-contribution to the value of the grant you have applied for.

Learn more about the eligibility requirements by reading the grant guidelines (PDF 768.2 KB) before you apply.

How to apply

  1. Read the grant guidelines (PDF 768.2 KB).
  2. Download and complete the Bushfire Recovery Grant for Apple Producers application form (DOCX 892.8 KB).
  3. Submit your application and all supporting documentation via email, post or in person at a PIRSA office.

Applications close on 31 December 2020.




Bushfire Recovery Grant
PIRSA – Rural Solutions SA
GPO Box 1671
Adelaide SA 5001

Postmark cannot be later than 5.00pm (ACST) 31 December 2020.

In person at a PIRSA office

Level 14, 25 Grenfell Street, Adelaide

155 Main North Road, Clare

Kangaroo Island
Shop 7, The Mall
56 Dauncey Street, Kingscote

1801 Bookpurnong Road, Loxton

Murray Bridge
Bremer Road, Murray Bridge

Mount Gambier
7–9 Krummel Street, Mount Gambier

571 Research Road, Nuriootpa

74 Struan House Road, Struan

More information

For assistance or information on the program please contact the Department of Primary Industries and Regions.

Telephone: 1800 931 314
Email: PIRSA.Recovery@sa.gov.au

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