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Household Essentials Update

The IBN Board of Directors have approved additional funds for the Household Essentials Community Program.

The original Community Programs Handbook stated that the Household Essentials Community Program was $3,000 (+ $1,000 upon funding availability).

The IBN Board has formally approved the additional $1,000 funding availability as per the Community Programs Handbook 2021 advisement.

In addition to this, the Board has approved a further $1,000 to be used in the Household Essentials program. (The Increase due to Iron Ore Price)

In essence, every IBN Member is eligible for a maximum of $5,000 for Household Essentials for the 2021-22 Financial Year.

Please click here if you wish to view/download the Household Essential information sheet.


Please allow up to 10 days for your application to be processed once all documents have been received by IBN.