Human Services co-ordinates bushfire relief for SA residents


Centrelink staff will manage new disaster relief payments for South Australians impacted by bushfires this week. The Department of Human Services has swung into action.

The Department of Human Services will co-ordinate relief payments for South Australians impacted by bushfires this week.

Prime Minister Tony Abbott announced this morning that both the Disaster Recovery Payment and the Disaster Recovery Allowance will be provided to eligible residents impacted by fires in Sampson Flat and the Mount Lofty Ranges.