Applications for the emergency grant opened on Thursday 15 April 2021. The grants will remain open until all available funds are exhausted, so we encourage you to apply as soon as possible.
Application assessments will be made as quickly as possible as applications are received. If applicants meet the eligibility criteria, the information provided in the application is correct and funds are available, payments will be made directly to their bank account.
Please note we are experiencing a large number of applications and we apologise for any delays. We will do our best to support you throughout the process to make it as easy as possible.
We’re here to help
If you need support with your application, please contact our grants team on 1800 RED CROSS (1800 733 276) during business hours.