NSW bushfire crisis – how can we help you?

Catastrophic bushfires have been burning across Australia since late 2019, the IPTAAS team is working hard to ensure people who are affected receive the right financial assistance.

Here are some things we think you should know:

  • If you had to travel a longer route due to road closures or other weather conditions, you may be eligible for additional travel subsidies. Please include information about your travel route in your application.
  • If you had to stay in accommodation for additional time due to road closures or other weather conditions, you may be eligible for additional accommodation subsidies. Please include tax invoices and any relevant information in your application
  • If you are experiencing financial hardship you should contact us to discuss payment options.

Our team is available to help from Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm, you can call us on 1800 IPTAAS (1800 478 227) or send us an email to IPTAAS@health.nsw.gov.au.