The Government has announced a restructure to the import processing charge (“IPC”) to recover the cost of all import related cargo and trade functions undertaken by Australian Customs.
For consignments valued over $10K or more,
The IPC for electronic sea import declarations (both FCL and LCL) will be increased by $102.60 to $152.60 per consignment.
- The IPC for electronic air import declarations will be increased by $81.90 to $122.10 per consignment
- For Full Import Declarations (Value over $1000 up to $10,000) there will be no change to the current IPC charged, being $50 for electronic sea import declarations and $40.20 for electronic air import declarations.
- There is no change to any IPC in relation to self-assessed clearances (SAC) where the Customs Value is less than A$1000.