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QRIDA's Annual Report provides a summary of our corporate performance during the 2019 and 2020 financial year.

QRIDA's annual report front cover

Highlights of the 2019-20 Annual Report 

The Annual Report is developed in accordance with legislative reporting obligations and enables the Queensland Parliament, through the Minister for Agricultural Industry Development and Fisheries, to assess our financial and operational performance.

Highlights of our performance outlined in the Annual Report  2019-20 include:

  • As at June 30, QRIDA approved 11,557 applications totalling more than $1.2 billion in financial assistance across all schemes in 2019-2020
  • The largest single scheme was the Queensland Government’s COVID-19 Jobs Support Loan Scheme which saw QRIDA deliver close to $1 billion in concessional loans to 7,000 Queensland businesses and non-profit organisations supporting 86,000 local jobs
  • 230 applications approved for First Start and Sustainability Loans worth $117 million in 2019-2020
  • Approved almost 1,400 grants totalling $49.6 million in disaster recovery assistance
  • Approved 194 applications for $49.4 million in North Queensland Replanting, Restocking and On- Farm Infrastructure Co-Contribution Grants on behalf of the Australian Government
  • Administered the Farm Business Debt Mediation program and delivered independent financial analysis to financially distressed farmers through the Farm Debt Restructure Office
  • QRIDA has continued to expand its regional presence with a new Townsville office opened in September 2019
  • Achieved 90% overall satisfaction with QRIDA services from the 2019-20 client satisfaction survey.

2019-20 Annual Report

QRIDA's 2019-20 Annual Report is now available. Click to download a copy.

Accessing the Annual Report 

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Alternative versions 

Access the HTML version of the Annual Report 2019-20 here. 

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The materials presented on this site are provided by the Queensland Government for information purposes only. Users should note that the electronic versions of the Annual Report on this site are not recognised as the official or authorised version. The official copy of the Annual Report, as tabled in the Legislative Assembly of Queensland can be accessed from the Queensland Parliament's tabled papers website database

Previous Annual Reports

View the QRIDA Annual Reports from past financial years.

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Last updated
28 March 2021