Have you been affected by a natural disaster?

If you are in financial distress due a natural disaster, like a bushfire or flood, there are support services available.

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Support services

Contact details Support information
National Debt Helpline | 1800 007 007 Get free financial help
Services Australia See what support and payments are available for specific natural disasters 
Recovery Connect  Find natural disaster and recovery services close to you 
business.gov.au  Find support for your business 
Disaster Assist  Search for natural disasters eligible for Government payments or support 
Moneysmart  Get guidance on how you or your small business can recover from a natural disaster 

Beyond Blue | 1300 22 4636 

Lifeline | 13 11 14 

Talk to someone for mental health support 

If you are currently bankrupt, please contact your trustee in the first instance. Support may be available if you have been affected by a natural disaster and cannot comply with your bankruptcy obligations.