Rural Aid is offering primary producers in current mouse plague-affected areas a one-off $1000 pre-paid VISA card to assist during this disaster. Once we have received your completed application and we have verified you in our system, our team will review and process your application. Please note, for approved applications, the pre-paid VISA card may take up to four weeks to reach your destination depending on postal services.
You will not be able to receive this support if you are NOT registered with Rural Aid.
You must meet eligibility rules to apply for the Mouse Plague pre-paid VISA support card:
To receive this support you must:
- Be a primary producer;
- Be registered as a farmer with Rural Aid
- Have a current ABN
- Have not already received a mouse plague pre-paid visa support card. Only one round of support is available per household. A household can be defined as a shared dwelling, ABN, PIC or joint family entity. It can also be defined as married/de-facto couples with separate dwellings and/or ABN, PIC or joint family entity.
- Be in a recognised mouse affected area as at 1st June 2021;
To determine if your area is mouse affected, Rural Aid will be referring to the below website as a guide.