Business Support

There are a range of support options available for farmers, as well as small business owners, who require assistance and support.

NFF agribusiness loan monitor

The NFF's agribusiness loan monitor compares and contrasts the agribusiness loan rates of the major banks and other financial institutions. The tool is designed to help farmers make decisions about bank products through a comparison of agricultural loans and interest rates. It is updated monthly and available at http://www.nff.org.au/publications.html


Rural financial counselling

Free rural financial counselling is available to primary producers, fishers and small businesses under financial pressure.  For more information visit www.rfcs.gov.au


Drought assistance

The NSW Government has a drought assistance guide to support and advise families and businesses in NSW rural communities during periods of drought. For more information visit http://www.dpi.nsw.gov.au/agriculture/emergency/drought


ATO small business assistance

The ATO’s Small Business Assistance Program provides practical support to small business. For more information visit www.ato.gov.au/smallbusinesssupport