Customs House Brokerage in Australia
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Import customs clearance
Standard full customs declaration, paying Duty and import GST upon arrival in the country in scope to gain release of the cargo for onward delivery.
- Full import customs clearance
- Fiscal representation
- Inward + outward processing
Export customs clearance
Standard full export customs clearance process.
- Export declaration
- Export document preparation
- Cargo pickup
Customs document auditing and reporting to ensure correct duty amount is used on import shipments.
- Compliance auditing of physical documents
- Duty reporting
- Tariff concessions and valuation advice
Additional Custom House Brokerage services
- Air and ocean pre-clearance
- Contract logistics
- Customs trade compliance
- Ground Transport Management
- Duty Drawbacks
- Valuation advices
- TCO applications
What is required to complete Customs House Brokerage?
Letter of Authority(LOA)
Signed by the buyer/owner of the cargo on a company letter head. This grant’s permission for Damco to complete CHB on behalf of the buyer/owner as required by Australian Border Force.
Mandatory documents Required:
- Signed LOA
- Commercial invoice(s)
- Packing list(s)
- Packing Declarations
- Airway Bill or Bill of Lading
Additional documents (where applicable)
- Health Certificates
- Certificates of Origin
- Manufacture certificate
For Abbreviations & Explanations, please check shipping terms.