Media Statement from Hon Francis Logan BA (Hons) MLA
- Second round of funding now open under $15m Mitigation Activity Fund
- 17 regional local governments are eligible to apply
- Bushfire mitigation treatment activities currently underway from first funding round
Up to 17 regional local governments with endorsed Bushfire Risk Management Plans are now eligible to apply for a share in $2 million of funding, under the $15 million Mitigation Activity Fund to treat bushfire risks in their area.
Fifteen of the local governments who are eligible this year have already benefited from the first round of funding, following the introduction of the scheme last year.