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Small Business Drought Support

The drought has impacted small businesses and communities across NSW, with farming and non-farming businesses feeling the strain of unprecedented dry conditions.

Please read the following letter from the NSW Small Business Commission outlining the range of services available. Click here: NSWSBC – Letter to businesses re drought

The NSW Small Business Commission has developed a factsheet outlining support for non-farm based businesses, available here.

Farm-based businesses can find information on support specific to their needs on the NSW Drought Hub.

Any business can contact the NSW Small Business Commission to discuss on 1300 795 534 or email

To assist with managing stress during this time the Rural Adversity Mental Health Program has a number of resources available. Click here: