Drought, bushfire and emergencies

  • A new approach to drought management
    NSW is introducing new measures to help farmers prepare for and manage the impacts of drought.
  • Drought
    Information on support available to drought affected farmers, managing in drought, maps, and drought recovery.
  • Flood
    Information for rural producers affected by severe floods, frost and other natural disasters.
  • Bushfire
    Information on preparing for and responding to bushfires in rural areas.
  • Emergency management
    NSW DPI has a range of responsibilities to prevent, prepare, respond to and help recover from some emergencies.
  • Oil and chemical spills
    NSW DPI is responsible for coordinating agriculture and animal services, including oiled wildlife response and recovery, to support the oil/chemical spill lead agency.