Interest rates for the Farm Finance and Drought Concessional Loans Schemes

Page last updated: Monday, 16 March 2020 - 9:36am

Farm Finance (FFCLS) and Drought (DCLS) Concessional Loans Schemes were established and funded by the Australian Government and are administered on behalf of the Western Australian Government by the Rural Business Development Corporation (RBDC).

The Schemes closed for new applications on 30 June 2017. 

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Interest rates for FFCLS and DCLS loans as set by the Australian Government

Effective date FFCLS DCLS
1 August 2015 3.55% 3.05%
1 February 2016 No change No change
1 August 2016 No change No change
1 February 2017 3.03% 2.53%
1 August 2017 3.51% 3.01%
1 February 2018 No change No change
1 August 2018 3.66% 3.16%
1 February 2019 No change No change
1 August 2019 3.19% 2.69%
1 February 2020 2.27% 1.77%

Contact information

Rural Business Development Unit
1800 198 231