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Gisborne flood impacts

On Tuesday 12 June, Minister for Agriculture and Rural Communities Damien O’Connor and Associate Agriculture Minister Meka Whaitiri declared the floods that affected the Tolaga Bay area of Gisborne and surrounding areas to be a medium-scale adverse event.

We have a range of support in place for affected customers. 

Find out about extreme weather assistance for individuals and families

Find out about extreme weather assistance for businesses

We are exercising discretion to allow late deposits and early withdrawals from the income equalisation scheme. 

Find out more about the assistance available to farmers affected by the Gisborne floods

If you have been affected by the floods and are struggling to deal with your tax affairs, contact us sooner rather than later so we can help. The best way to do this is through your tax agent, or call us on 0800 473 566.