New timber storage fund announced for Victoria
Friday 18 Dec 2020The Victorian Government has announced an AU$2.5 million Bushfire Recovery Timber Storage Grant to support the storage of 125,000 green tonnes of salvage timber. Eligible businesses can apply for grants of up to AU$500,000 to support the costs associated with storing timber above their usual volumes from 1 January 2020 to 30 June 2021.
Minister for Agriculture Jaclyn Symes said “It’s critical that we make the most of our timber resources – these grants will help businesses be more resourceful while burnt timber is still viable by covering the extra costs associated with its storage.” For further information on the announcement click here
Source: The News Mill, VAFI
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