Customs Clearance / Agency Fee – This is our professional charge for attending to your customs clearance. This may vary depending on the type of consignment and the commodity requirements.
This goes towards our time and expertise, to arrange your shipment, meet legislative requirements, lodge them to customs, may disbursements on your behalf, and the list goes on.
We can also provide these services as tariff or commodity consultancy services, Tariff Advice applications, Tariff Concession Order applications.
Accreditation and System EDI fees (Administration) – This is the cost of fees we pay to use our system and communicate with customs for each lodgement we submit.
We use EDI communication systems with customs and DAWE. These are costly to maintain but benefit our customers greatly.
This does not incl. any duties, taxes and charges, depot fees, transport fees, port charges or other costs incurred.
*Department of Agriculture and Water Resources referred to as DAWE.
^ FTA = Free Trade Agreement, CoO = Certificate of Origin