Mouse Support Package

Primary producers impacted by the 2021 mouse plague may be eligible to claim a rebate for the purchase of zinc phosphide as part of the $150 million mice support package.

Farmers experiencing financial hardship due to the mouse plague may be eligible for assistance with purchasing costs of zinc phosphide to provide financial and cash flow relief. 

If you are a primary producer in an eligible Local Government Area, you may be eligible to claim

  • a rebate of 50 per cent on zinc phosphide purchases, up to $10,000.

The rebate covers purchases of zinc phosphide bait between 1 January 2021 to 17 December 2021.

Applications can be made through the NSW Rural Assistance Authority (RAA) and are open until 17 December 2021. All invoices must be submitted to the RAA by 28 January 2021. 

You can find out more about the rebate, eligibility or submit an online application here.

Please contact our team if you require any help or assistance.