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Asbestos – The Requirements!

Who does this notice effect? All Australian Importers and/or Transitainer WA customers What has changed? The way in which we can receive your asbestos free goods due diligence assurance What is the definition of Asbestos? The Customs (Prohibited Import) Regulations...

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Brown Marmorated Stink Bug (BMSB) Season 2019-2020

The Department of Agriculture and Water Resources (DAWR) has released it's proposed measures for the upcoming 2019-2020 season, which spans from September 1st - April 30th inclusive. Sadly this pest has now spread around the globe and is well established in many...

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Telephone Issues!

Please note, since adopting a new telephone system, we have received advice that some people are unable to reach us via our landline number 08 9350 5173. We are aware of this issue and are now working through with our system provider on how to fix the issue. In the...

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Preparing to Import During the BMSB Season

The brown marmorated stink bug seasonal (BMSB) measures have been imposed for the past number of years in an effort to protect Australian shores from infestations of the pest. The season is effective for goods shipped from 1st September - 30th April (inclusive) each...

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We Accept Credit Cards!

Did you know that we now accept credit card payments? As a new and convenient service offering to our customers, you can now pay your account over the phone or online via the link provided on our webpage making this a simple and easy solution to paying your accounts....

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We Love Referrals!

If our service makes you happy, why not refer a friend and make them happy to? As a locally owned Australian business, we really appreciate referrals. It means the world to us to have existing customers who are happy with our service, or friends and colleagues, to...

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Anti Dumping – A Tax You Can’t Afford To Ignore!

"The Anti Dumping Commission (ADC) 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. The work of the Commission complies...

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Important! Transport Rate Increase – Effective Immediately

We wish to advise our valuable customers that unfortunately, due to a new terminal infrastructure fee being introduced, our transport providers have passed on a rate increase for all east cost deliveries effective immediately! Please note that as a result, we shall...

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Fire Stricken APL Vancouver – General Average Declared!

The 9200 twenty foot equivalent unit (TEU) M/V APL Vancouver is currently being assessed in a lay-by berth in Singapore following reports of a major fire on board. The shipping line has officially declared a general average (GA) for the vessel and cargo concerned, but...

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Endangered Species and CITES

Did you know that Australia is one of 183 nations worldwide who are a signatory to 'the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora' (CITES). CITES is an international agreement between governments and it's aim is to ensure that...

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