Role statement - Rural Assistance Commissioner

The Rural Assistance Commissioner (RAC) administers and facilitates the delivery of rural assistance schemes on behalf of government. This includes the delivery of financial assistance schemes following natural disasters to farm businesses, small businesses and non-profit organisations as required.

 

Activity

Critical task alignment / activity source

Mitigation

 

For mitigation activities, refer directly to the agency for further information.

 
   

Response (including Relief)

 

For response (including relief) activities, refer directly to the agency for further information.

 
   

Recovery

 

The RAC supports EMV in its responsibility of implementing available financial assistance under the DRFA to assist:
●  disaster affected farmers

●  small business owners

●  non‑profit organisations

15.4, 17.1, 20.3

   

RAC supports EMV in implementing available financial assistance under the DRFA, as shown in the Economic Environment table (Table 13), to assist:
●  voluntary non-profit groups, communities and economies

●  primary producers’ recovery

Economic
Environment table

   

Assurance and Learning

 

For assurance and learning activities, refer directly to the RAC for further information.