$500 Government Rebate on RC Drone Purchase for NSW Farm Owners!

Author: Aus Electronics Direct   Date Posted:2 October 2019 

$500 Government Rebate on RC Drone Purchase for NSW Farm Owners!


The NSW Quad Bike Safety Improvement Program is offering rebates that will give eligible farmers and their workers up to two rebates worth $1000 each to implement harm prevention measures in the workplace. This program is funded by SafeWork NSW.

Below is a list of the three eligible safety solutions on offer as part of this rebate package:

•         Up to $1,000 towards the purchase of each side-by-side vehicle.
•         Up to $500 towards the purchase of each Quadbar ™ Operator Protective Device (OPD) or ATV Lifeguard OPD.
•         Up to $90 towards the cost of each helmet compliant with NZS 8600:2002, AS/NZS 1698:2006 and/or UNECE22.05.
•         Up to $500 for the purchase one drone from the eligible list (maximum of one per eligible business), purchase must be done from 27 February 2019 onwards. 

How do I access the rebates?

Step 1: Confirm eligibility. Click here  to check your eligibility. 

Step 2: Attend eligible educative interaction (and sign in as a record of attendance) sponsored by SafeWork NSW.

Step 3: Attend eligible educative interaction sponsored by SafeWork NSW.

Step 3A: If you are intending to apply a rebate for drone, please attain an Aviation Reference Number (ARN) with CASA (Civil Aviation Safety Authority) prior submitting your rebate application. 

Step 4: Complete application form. Click here to access the application forms.

Step 5: Submit application to NSW Farmers Association within 6 months of attending an eligible educative interaction.

For more information, visit www.nswfarmers.org.au or call 131050.

Click HERE for range of DJI Drones that are eligible for the rebate scheme.


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