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DAFF Biosecurity / Import Clearance Fee Review

May 28

DAFF Biosecurity / Import Clearance Fee Review

Cost recovery arrangements from 1 July 2014

The Department of Agriculture is implementing new rates of charge for a number of
biosecurity services related to import permits, declarations and container
clearances. The department seeks to recover its full and efficient program
expenditure.
Following a period of consultation, 14 of the 34 fees in the import program are to be
increased. The fee increases will take effect from 1 July 2014.

Changes include but are not limited to:

Import Declaration - AIR increased from $15 to $16
Import Declaration - SEA increased from $14 to $15
Import Declaration - Electronic Lodgement increased from $9 to $10
Import Declaration - Manual Lodgement increased from $15 to $17
Inspection of Container - FCL increased from $24 to $30
Category 1 Permit Assessment - increased from $40 to $60
Electronic Application - increased from $85 to $125

For a full list of detailed fees which will be increased please refer to the website below.

If you have any questions please contact your Account manager.

http://www.daff.gov.au/bsg/biosecurity-fee-review-2014/import-clearance-fee-review Wednesday, 28 May 2014

Posted: 4 years 12 months ago
Tags: Fee, DAFF, Review