Recent bushfires in South Australia have destroyed homes, properties, livestock and crops across several regions.

South Australian fires: disaster recovery information

Recent bushfires in South Australia have destroyed homes, properties, livestock and crops across several regions.

The following services are available for disaster affected communities:

Personal hardship and distress assistance

South Australians directly affected by the fire can call the Recovery Hotline on 1800 302 787 for information on recovery assistance and support.

Agriculture and animal services

For assistance with agricultural impacts or urgent animal issues that cannot be dealt with through normal veterinary or community services resulting from the December 2019 bushfires and other emergencies call Agriculture and Animal Services Hotline on 1800 255 556.

Livestock producers and owners requiring assistance with agistment and fodder supply, and landowners wishing to donate emergency fodder are advised to contact Livestock SA on 0419 035 459.

Disaster recovery information

The Department of Human Services website provides region-specific information on recovery, donations, volunteering, financial assistance and more. Visit https://dhs.sa.gov.au/services/disaster-recovery

The Department of Treasury and Finance administers Disaster Recovery Assistance for local governments and agencies following an eligible natural disaster event. For more information, visit www.treasury.sa.gov.au/Our-services/disaster-recovery-assistance