Coming To or Exiting Australia

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Coming To or Exiting Australia

Passing through the border Includes rules and regulations concerning arrivals/departures, airplane carry-on policies, and information on the process of clearing your possessions.

Carrying items into the country Know what items can be brought into Australia and what’s best left at home

Duty free allowances Includes information on tax-free allowance for items you carry in.

Relocating to Australia Important information on shipping your belongings as mail or freight into Australia.

Tourist Refund Scheme (TRS) You can claim a refund of the goods and services tax (GST) and wine equalisation tax (WET) that you pay on goods you buy in Australia. The refund only applies to goods you take with you as hand luggage or wear on to the aircraft or ship when you leave the country.

Returning residents

Working holidays outside of Australia for Australians