On-Farm Emergency Water Infrastructure Rebate Scheme

The On-Farm Emergency Water Infrastructure Rebate Scheme is now available to assist farmers impacted by drought and dry seasonal conditions invest in urgently needed on-farm water infrastructure that addresses animal welfare needs.

The Scheme provides a one-off 25% rebate up to $25,000 to eligible primary producers for the costs associated with the purchase and installation of on-farm water infrastructure including pipes, tanks/troughs, pumps and drilling of new stock water bores.

The Scheme is available to eligible farm businesses in our Local Government Areas including:

  • Swan Hill
  • Gannawarra
  • Greater Bendigo
  • Mildura
  • Hindmarsh
  • Yarriambiack
  • Buloke
  • Loddon

Full details can be viewed by clicking on the image below:


Our Rural Financial Counsellors are available to assist farmers to apply. This is a cost-free service.

For more information or an appointment phone 1300 769 489.