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Customs Services – Control of Importing and Exporting Activities

DHL Express is the international specialist in shipping, with extensive knowledge and experience of dealing with customs topics worldwide. For your peace of mind, we provide a wide range of customs support for standard as well as non-routine customs-clearance processes. By making sure that clearance is a smooth and efficient process, we ensure your shipments arrive as quickly as possible, and leave you free to focus on your core business. With our online tool ( we provide essential customs information to help you prepare your shipments.

Additional charges for Customs Services

Customs Service How We Charge Additional Charge
Advance Payment Per shipment 20.00 AUD or 3% of the credit advanced, if higher
Disbursements Per shipment 20.00 AUDor 3% of the credit advanced, if higher
Bonded Storage Per shipment, per day after 3 calendar days 0.17 AUD/kg per day, minimum charge 10.00 AUD
Broker Notification Per shipment 15.00 AUD
Export Declaration Per shipment 10.00 AUD
Formal Clearance Per shipment 83.00 AUD
Multiline Entry Per shipment 2.50 AUD per additional line as of the 6th line item
Personal Effects Per shipment 165.00 AUD
Clearance Data Modification Per shipment 100.00 AUD
Release to Broker Per shipment 60.00 AUD
Valid from January 1, 2018