Sustainability Loan Program (Primary Industry Productivity Enhancement Scheme) - Queensland

Service summary

How can the assistance help you?

The purpose of assistance under this program is to provide concessional loans to primary producers to implement systems and management practices that enhance sustainable primary production in Queensland by:
 

  1. increasing productivity and long term viability; and
  2. avoiding or minimising adverse impacts on the natural resource base and other ecosystems affected by the primary production activity for which the assistance is received; and
  3. adopting systems and practices to mitigate the effects of climate, drought and market risks.

What assistance is available?

The maximum amount of a loan or the total outstanding balances under this program is $1,300,000

Service type

Support Service

A service offered by government to aid in running a business.

Eligibility requirements

Please refer to QRIDA's Sustainability Loan Program Guidelines for full eligibility criteria:  www.qrida.qld.gov.au.

Fees

No fees or charges.
No penalties for early payouts.
Joint finance with the applicant's bank available.
Low rates of interest over the initial fixed term of the loan.

Publications Details

Sustainability Program Guidelines, application forms and fact sheets are available on the Sustainability Loan page of the QRIDA website or by contacting QRIDA on Freecall 1800 623 946.


Additional information

QRIDA has Regional Area Managers available to help with the application process located in:

  • Bundaberg
  • Emerald
  • Innisfail
  • Kingaroy
  • Mackay
  • Rockhampton
  • Roma
  • Toowoomba
  • Cloncurry

Contact QRIDA's Client Liaison Officers on Freecall 1800 623 946.

Administering agency

Minister for Agriculture and Fisheries
Queensland Rural and Industry Development Authority

Contact details

Minister for Agriculture and Fisheries
Queensland Rural and Industry Development Authority


Operating address:
Level 26
32 Turbot Street
Brisbane, Queensland 4000
Mailing address:
GPO Box 211
Brisbane, Queensland 4001

Phone:

07 3032 0100

Phone:

1800 623 946
contact_us@qrida.qld.gov.au

Website:

http://www.qrida.qld.gov.au Opens in a new browser window

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