Personal Effects Services

Custom Logistic Services provides a complete & stress free service for both Individual and Corporate International Relocations.

The majority of Personal Effects can be moved across Australian Borders without significant issue or delay but specific regulations set by Australian Customs and Quarantine must be adhered to when entering personal goods into Australia.

All entering goods (both commercial and personal) are subject to detailed Australian Customs and Quarantine Inspection processes.

Most common items subject to quarantine:

  1. Outdoor Furniture and Garden Care Items. All items must be Clean and Free of Soil and Grass.
  2. Vacuum Cleaners. All Vacuum Cleaner Bags must be removed and machines without bags thoroughly cleaned.
  3. All Shoes used in Outdoor areas. (particularly Running / Jogging Shoes in the sole areas) Must be Clean and Free of Soil and Grass.
  4. Outdoor Sporting Equipment such as Golf Clubs, Bicycles. Must be Clean and Free of Soil, Grass and Sand.
  5. Natural Plant Materials are strictly not allowed to enter Australia.
  6. Dairy and Meat Products are strictly not allowed to enter Australia.
  7. Commercially bottled and sealed food / water items may be allowed by the discretion of the inspecting Quarantine Officer.

** PLEASE NOTE – Quarantine Restrictions Are Not Limited To The Above Items. If In Doubt Please check with Australian Quarantine for Further Information at www.aqis.gov.au **

Documents Required for Personal Effects Shipments

Goods entering into Australia

  • Shipping Bill of Lading or Air Way Bill of Lading
  • Australian Customs and Quarantine UPE Declaration form (B534)
  • Detailed Packing List
  • Scanned Copy of Passport (Photo Page)
  • VISA Details (if applicable)

Goods departing Australia

  • Completed Shippers Letter of Instruction & written acceptance of CLS Terms and Conditions
  • Detailed Packing List
  • Scanned Copy of Passport (Photo Page)

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