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Change of Department of Agriculture name and logo

After the federal election in May 2019, the Department of Agriculture and Water Resources was renamed the Department of Agriculture. The department will now be…

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Deferring GST on Imported Goods

Goods and services tax (GST) is payable on most goods imported into Australia (taxable importations). GST on a taxable importation is payable by businesses, organisations…

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Be prepared for Easter and ANZAC Day 2019

It’s not long to go until we celebrate Easter! We have all been holiday overloaded here with Christmas and then Chinese New Year but we’re…

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Fire on board the APL Vancouver

A timely reminder about how important marine insurance can be to your company has occurred during the last month. In the early hours of 31…

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Finding Australia’s niche in Japan’s wine market

The Japanese market is currently experiencing its ‘seventh wine boom’ as a surge in affordable ‘new world wines’ fuels record levels of imports. In 2017,…

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New Australia-UK agreements

New Australia-UK agreements will provide certainty to Australian exporters… Australia and the United Kingdom have signed a new bilateral Wine Agreement and Mutual Recognition Agreement…

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Chinese New Year 2019

Chinese New Year is a fantastic time of the year. It’s full of colour, excitement and tradition. It is the time to eat, celebrate, cleanse…

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Update on Management of LCL and FAK containers for BMSB season

From Tuesday 9th October 2018, The Department of Agriculture and Water Resources ( the department) have industry of the that the LCL/ FAK container process….

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Changes to Chinese Competent Authority issuing certificates

Department of Agriculture and Water Resources that from the 21 August 2018, a new Chinese government authority will issue official government certification.   The entry-exit…

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Brown Marmorated Stink Bug Measures Update

The emergency measures for the 2018/2019 stink bug season are constantly changing. For the latest update from the Department of Agriculture and Water Resources we…

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