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Duty Guide

Freight Forwarder Quote Online are your complete 24/7 Australian customs broker and international freight forwarding solution.

Covering over 16,000 locations in Australia and operating in Melbourne, Sydney, Fremantle, Brisbane, Adelaide, Darwin, Townsville, Cairns, Perth, Launceston and Hobart, our services span 43 countries worldwide.

Your Freight Forwarder Quote Online quote sets out all the options, terms and information needed to select the best freight forwarding solution to match your requirements, budget and timeframe.

  1. Click on Import to or Export from Australia and enter your requirements
  2. Add another parcel or click QUOTE
  3. Fill in your contact details and click Submit
  4. View your Quote Online. A copy will also be emailed to you.

BOOK NOW to book your Export Freight Forwarding solution with us.

Duty Rates, Tariffs and GST

Most imported goods are subject to Australian Customs duties and 10% goods service tax (GST). There are many different regulations and sometimes complex duty rates applicable to imported cargo.

GST on a taxable importation is payable by businesses, organisations and private individuals, whether they are registered for GST or not.

The table below is a guide showing various of types of commodoties, their country of origin and duty rate. For an instant, accurate Duty Rate quote, please use our Instant Shipping Calculator.

For an accurate Duty Rate quote, use our Instant Shipping Calculator

Commodity Country of Origin Duty Rate Commodity Country of Origin Duty Rate
Car Tyres China 5% Tiles Thailand Free
Car Tyres Malaysia Free Tiles China 5%
Car Tyres US   Tiles Malaysia Free
Alloy Wheels China 5% Furniture China 5%
Alloy Wheels US   Furniture Malaysia Free
Alloy Wheels Malaysia 5% Furniture Thailand Free
Electronics Laptop/Tablet China Free Garments China 10%
Cosmetics China 5% Garments US 10%
Cosmetics Italy 5% White goods China 5%
Plastic Products China 5% White goods Germany 5%

For more details also see Import Q&A, Export Q&A, Shipping Terms/Container Specs and our Glossary or Contact Us to speak to an expert member of our team.



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How it Works

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  2. Check Your Email & BOOK ONLINE
  3. Use Our Easy PAY & TRACK Systems
  4. Receive Your DELIVERY / PICK UP
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Helpful Resources

  • Act of God - A legal term referring to events beyond human control, e.g. flood or earthquake.
  • Air Waybill - A document between two parties providing a forwarding agreement or carrying agreement.
  • Arrival Notice - An advice that the carrier or forwarder sends to the consignee advising of goods...