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Import and export

Find information and resources for people importing goods to Australia and for Australian exporters.

Anti-Dumping Commission

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Investigates alleged dumping and subsidisation of goods imported into Australia and imposes duties to address material injury to the Australian industry that manufactures similar or the same goods.

Department of Industry, Innovation and Science

Anti-Dumping Review Panel

Conducts independent reviews, upon application, of certain decisions in relation to anti-dumping and countervailing investigations. 

Department of Industry, Innovation and Science

Australian Export Awards

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Recognise Australian businesses for excellence and achievement in exporting and are supported by many of Australia's leading corporations, export facilitators and industry groups.

Australian Trade and Investment Commission

Export essentials

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An online business tool created to help new exporters and businesses understand the requirements for starting an export business. Developed between Efic and Export Council of Australia.

Export Finance and Insurance Corporation

Export Finance and Insurance Corporation

Assists Australian exporters and investors by providing internationally competitive finance and insurance facilities to support their overseas contracts and investments.

Export Finance and Insurance Corporation

Export – agricultural products

Information on Australian export controls for products including meat, fish and fish products, dairy products, organic and bio-dynamic products, live animals and reproductive material, fish, aquatic products, plants and grains.

Department of Agriculture and Water Resources

Import and export

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Provides information about customs requirements, government regulations, quarantine controls, and financial assistance for businesses wanting to import or export goods.

Department of Industry, Innovation and Science

Import and export of controlled substances and therapeutic products

Provides information on importing or exporting medicines or medical devices into or out of Australia.

Therapeutic Goods Administration

Import to Australia

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Information on inspection of cargo as well as import controls for biological products; chemical fertilisers; food; live animals and reproductive material; personal effects; plants, grains and horticulture; timber; and vehicles and machinery.

Department of Agriculture and Water Resources

Importing a motor vehicle

Provides information on importing a motor vehicle into Australia.

Department of Immigration and Border Protection

Importing motor vehicles, motorcycles, machinery and tyres

Provides further information on quarantine clearance requirements for motor vehicles, motorcycles, machinery and tyres including documentation and standard of cleanliness required.

Department of Agriculture and Water Resources

Importing vehicles into Australia

Provides vehicle importing and certification requirements for those wanting to import vehicles into Australia.

Department of Infrastructure and Regional Development

Industrial chemicals import and manufacturing

All importers and/or manufacturers of industrial chemicals for commercial purposes must register with the National Industrial Chemicals Notification and Assessment Scheme (NICNAS).

National Industrial Chemicals Notification and Assessment Scheme

Prohibited and restricted exports

Provides information which broadly outlines what goods are prohibited or restricted, where you can obtain more information about the control and, in the case of restricted goods, the mailing address or e-mail address to use to apply for permission to export.

Department of Immigration and Border Protection