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Important Information


Changes to Import Processing Charges

As part of the 2015 - 2016 Commonwealth Budget, the Australian Government has decided to restructure the Import Processing Charges (IPCs) in order to support a number of significant reforms. Click hereExternal Link / New Window to be taken to the Department of Agriculture and Water Resources website for the full details.

This change will affect air cargo imports, effective 1st December 2015. A summary of the additional Government fees have been provided below.

Import Declarations with a Customs Value ofA$1,000 -A$10,000
Air Cargo Consignments
Customs (Department of Immigration and Border Protection)A$40.20A$122.10
Quarantine (Department of Agriculture and Water Resources)A$33A$33
Total Import Processing ChargeA$73.20A$155.10
Further Government fee increases from the Department of Immigration and Border Protection will become operational from 01 January 2016 (more details to follow).

Please contact DHL Express for more information