Help and support

Are you experiencing, or at risk of, financial hardship?

Talk to a rural financial counsellor. It is a free, confidential service. They can help complete a RIC loan application, give you individual support to meet your needs and help you to make the right decisions for your business.

Rural financial counsellors are located within key agricultural communities across Australia. Visit website

If you have questions about your loan contact our call centre on 1800 875 675. 

Learn more about the RIC loan process.

Learn more about our loans.

Support services

  • Beyond Blue has a range of helpful resources for financial wellbeing and mental health.
    Call 1300 224 636 or visit website
  • Lifeline Australia gives all Australians experiencing emotional distress access to 24-hour crisis support and suicide prevention services. Call 131 114 or visit website 
  • Kids Help Line is a free, private and confidential telephone and online counselling service specifically for young people aged between 5 and 25. Call 1800 551 800 or visit website
  • Find the right mental health service for you at headtohealth.gov.au

FarmHub connects Australian farmers with services and support during tough times, such as drought. It is an Australian Government initiative, administered by the National Farmers’ Federation. Visit website

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