Australian Import / Export Resources

Quarantine and Inspection

Nature made Australia unique - quarantine keeps it that way

AQIS is Australia's first line of defence, protecting our unique environment against exotic pests and diseases. We inspect incoming luggage, cargo, mail, animals and plants and their products, and provide inspection and certification for a range of exports.

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Importing goods to AustraliaAustralian Quarantine and Inspection Service (AQIS) index page giving access to information on inspection of cargo as well as import controls for food, live animals, animal products, fish, aquatic products, timber, plants and grains.

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Importing to Australia

If you import goods into Australia, you will be affected by certain government regulations. Your goods must be cleared by the Australian Customs Service (Customs) and duty and taxes may be payable.

You also need to be aware of import permits, quarantine permits and treatment that apply to imported goods.

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