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Economic Injury Disaster Loan Assistance

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The SBA offers Economic Injury Disaster Loans to help small businesses meet working capital needs caused by a natural disaster. The loans may be used to pay fixed debts, payroll, accounts payable, and other bills that could have been paid had the disaster not occurred.

Check the list of declared disasters to check if you are eligible for an Economic Injury Disaster Loan.

Instructions to Apply

  1. Download forms below
  2. Fill in your information
  3. Upload forms on this page below
  4. If you choose to mail, then please see Mailing Instructions below

Download Business Forms

  1. Business Loan Application (Form 5) (en Español)
  2. Home or Sole Proprietor Loan Application (SBA Form 5C) (en Español)
  3. Economic Injury Disaster Loan Supporting Information (Form P-019) (en Español)

Additional Forms

A Disaster Assistance loan officer may request you to fill out the following additional forms:

Upload Business Forms


Home Loans or Sole Proprietor Loans

Download corresponding forms below:

Upload Home Loan Forms

Mailing Instructions

All required documents listed below under Forms must be returned. All forms requiring signature must be signed and dated. Incomplete applications will not be accepted.

U.S. Small Business Administration
Processing and Disbursement Center
14925 Kingsport Rd.
Ft. Worth, TX 76155-2243

If you have any questions, please contact 1-800-659-2955 or (TTY) (800) 877-8339

Use this form to upload your disaster loan application.