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After 23 years of supporting Queensland, QRAA became the Queensland Rural and Industry Development Authority on 1 July 2017 – the website redirects here.


21 August 2018: Sustainability Loan aims to help primary producers who are affected by the recent increase in wild dog attacks in western Queensland.more

6 August 2018: Debt survey shows financial landscape of the bushmore

6 August 2018: Total rural debt in Queensland is $17.2 billion, a rise of only 1.6 per cent since 2011 according to the 2017 Queensland Rural Debt Survey.more

23 July 2018: $100 million boost for Queensland agriculture...more


Drought Assistance

Drought Support

With over 57 percent of Queensland drought declared and many of these areas experiencing prolonged drought conditions, QRIDA is here to support producers with a number of options available.

QRIDA Productivity Loans

First Start Loans

First Start Loans

Finance up to $2,000,000 to assist in the early years of establishing a primary production enterprise.

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Sustainability Loans

Finance up to $1,300,000 to assist in achieving a more productive and sustainable primary production enterprise.

Other assistance

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Farm Management Grants

Rebates of up to $2,500 to assist eligible Queensland farming families offset the costs of professional advice associated with succession planning.

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Disaster recovery

Have you been affected by a natural disaster? You may be eligible for assistance.

Regional Service

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Regional service

QRIDA’s Client Liaison Officers are now known as Regional Area Managers (RAMs). Today, with higher lending limits available to Queenslanders, QRIDA’s personal on-farm service across the state is now more important than ever. Our RAMs are local to you and ready to discuss your business needs, their knowledge will ensure you obtain accurate information and support throughout your application process. Find out which Regional Area Manager is located closest to you here.


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Productivity Loans

Disaster recovery

Other assistance

Existing loans