Shipping to Australia from the United States

shipping to Australia from the united states

Australia import tax & custom fees

currency
Currency: Australian dollar (AUD)
tax threshold
Tax Threshold: 1000 AUD
tax vat gst
Tax (VAT/GST): 10%
duties calculation method
Calculation method: FOB

Tax & duties are calculated on the price of the products and shipping costs

The taxation for a particular country depends on the local GST/VAT, as well as the item category and its declared value. The tax & duty threshold is the amount at which a person begins paying taxes based on the declared value of an item.

Australia calculates using the FOB method, which means the import duty and taxes are calculated only on the customs values of the imported goods.

duties calculation method
Import duty product categories

Shipment items in an order will have relevant duties charged at this rate

  • Mobiles0%
  • Tablets0%
  • Computers0%
  • Cameras0%
  • Accessories0%
  • Accessories (Battery)obiles0%
  • Health & Beauty0%
  • Fashion5%
  • Watches0%
  • Jewelry5%
  • Pets Accessories5%
  • Dry Food & Supplements0%
  • Home Appliances0%
  • Home decor5%
  • Toys5%
  • Sports5%
  • Luggage5%
  • Audio video0%
  • Documents5%
  • Gaming0%
  • Books & Collectibles0%

We are constantly trying to keep this information accurate, but it may change at any time.

Shipping Documentation to Australia

Shipping internationally is a complex process that requires a lot of paperwork. It is a process that takes a lot of time and can be confusing. Forward.me automatically creates the necessary paperwork for your shipment based on the information you provide. This makes the process quick and easy for you.
  • Commercial Invoice
  • Tax Documents & Shipping Labels
  • Battery Statement

How Forward.me Works

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Australia Customs: Shipping Restrictions & Prohibited Items

cosmetics
CosmeticsRestricted
Art
Cultural Heritage GoodsRestricted
shipping to currency from the US
CurrencyRestricted
shipping to drugs from the US
DrugsRestricted
Animals
Endangered AnimalsRestricted
Explosives
ExplosivesRestricted
shipping firearms from the US
AmmunitionRestricted
Fur
FurRestricted
Political
Goods With Country FlagRestricted
Fresh Food
FishRestricted
Political
Objectionable PublicationsRestricted
Radioctive Material
Radioactive And Toxic MaterialsRestricted
Precious Stones
Rough DiamondsRestricted
Biohazards
Substances Of Human Or Animal OriginRestricted
Tobacco
TobaccoRestricted
Animals
Dangerous Dog BreedsProhibited
Suicide DevicesProhibited

Confused on Australia customs and regulations? Before shipping to Australia (or any country), it's important to know if there are any special arrangements to make when sending them or even if they are legal at all. Get shipping regulations for Australia and other countries at ForwardMe.

Cities in Australia. ForwardMe will ship American products to your door in any Australia city, including:

Shipping to Sydney
Shipping to Melbourne
Shipping to Brisbane
Shipping to Perth
Shipping to Adelaide
Shipping to Canberra
Shipping to Gold Coast
Shipping to Newcastle
Shipping to Wollongong
Shipping to Geelong
Shipping to Hobart
Shipping to Townsville
Shipping to Ipswich
Shipping to Cairns
Shipping to Darwin
Shipping to Toowoomba
Shipping to Ballarat
Shipping to Caloundra
Shipping to Campbelltown
Shipping to Leopold
Shipping to Concord
Shipping to Corinda
Shipping to Wentworthville
Shipping to Bendigo
Shipping to Launceston
Shipping to Mackay
Shipping to Rockhampton
Shipping to Maitland
Shipping to Bunbury
Shipping to Coffs Harbour
Shipping to Bundaberg
Shipping to Wagga Wagga
Shipping to Hervey Bay
Shipping to Shepparton
Shipping to Albury
Shipping to Port Macquarie
Shipping to Pakenham
Shipping to Tamworth
Shipping to Orange
Shipping to Dubbo
Shipping to Bathurst
Shipping to Geraldton
Shipping to Sunbury
Shipping to Nowra
Shipping to Frankston
Shipping to Warrnambool
Shipping to Queanbeyan
Shipping to Wodonga
Shipping to Albany
Shipping to Gladstone
Shipping to Mildura
Shipping to Southport
Shipping to Dandenong
Shipping to Mount Gambier
Shipping to Kalgoorlie
Shipping to Lismore
Shipping to Quakers Hill
Shipping to Ballina
Shipping to Taree
Shipping to Gawler
Shipping to Maryborough
Shipping to Caboolture
Shipping to Traralgon
Shipping to Armidale
Shipping to Busselton
Shipping to Goulburn
Shipping to Alice Springs
Shipping to Cessnock
Shipping to Devonport
Shipping to Whyalla
Shipping to Bacchus Marsh
Shipping to Gympie
Shipping to Griffith
Shipping to Grafton
Shipping to Kwinana
Shipping to Burnie
Shipping to Yeppoon
Shipping to Wangaratta
Shipping to Mount Eliza
Shipping to Murray Bridge
Shipping to Narangba
Shipping to Mount Isa
Shipping to Broken Hill
Shipping to Banora Point
Shipping to Nerang
Shipping to Lara
Shipping to Horsham
Shipping to Mount Barker
Shipping to Port Lincoln
Shipping to Karratha
Shipping to Singleton
Shipping to Warwick
Shipping to Echuca
Shipping to Ulladulla
Shipping to Kempsey
Shipping to Ulverstone
Shipping to Barwon Heads
Shipping to Australind
Shipping to Sale
Shipping to Rochedale
Shipping to Port Pirie
Shipping to Morwell
Shipping to Warragul
Shipping to Broome
Shipping to Port Augusta
Shipping to Penrith
Shipping to Forster
Shipping to Goonellabah
Shipping to Port Hedland
Shipping to Torquay
Shipping to Emerald
Shipping to Gisborne
Shipping to Lithgow
Shipping to Rutherford
Shipping to Bowral
Shipping to Jimboomba
Shipping to Colac
Shipping to Dalby
Shipping to Raymond Terrace
Shipping to Esperance
Shipping to Muswellbrook
Shipping to Nelson Bay
Shipping to Inverell
Shipping to Parkes
Shipping to Drouin
Shipping to Swan Hill
Shipping to Nambour
Shipping to Somerville
Shipping to Kingston
Shipping to Casino
Shipping to Mudgee
Shipping to Mareeba
Shipping to Batemans Bay
Shipping to Gracemere
Shipping to Samford
Shipping to Portland
Shipping to Young
Shipping to Kingaroy
Shipping to Kangaroo Flat
Shipping to Mount Evelyn
Shipping to Bentley
Shipping to Cowra
Shipping to Hamilton
Shipping to Bowen
Shipping to Andergrove
Shipping to Moree
Shipping to Gunnedah
Shipping to Leeton
Shipping to Mittagong
Shipping to Tweed Heads
Shipping to Benalla
Shipping to Emu Plains
Shipping to Wallan
Shipping to Currumbin
Shipping to Bli Bli
Shipping to Moss Vale
Shipping to Clifton Springs
Shipping to Katoomba
Shipping to Wollert
Shipping to Kelso
Shipping to Merrimac
Shipping to Ayr
Shipping to Ararat
Shipping to Charters Towers
Shipping to Rye
Shipping to Moe
Shipping to Deniliquin
Shipping to Darley
Shipping to Moranbah
Shipping to Forbes
Shipping to Springwood
Shipping to Highfields
Shipping to Innisfail
Shipping to Mooroopna
Shipping to Narrabri
Shipping to Kingscliff
Shipping to Lesmurdie
Shipping to Kilmore
Shipping to Yarrawonga
Shipping to Bargara
Shipping to Kiama
Shipping to Bongaree
Shipping to Sanctuary Point
Shipping to Kyabram
Shipping to Healesville
Shipping to Melton
Shipping to Burpengary
Shipping to Narre Warren North
Shipping to Mandurah
Shipping to Kyneton
Shipping to Fremantle
Shipping to Collie
Shipping to North Tamborine
Shipping to Murwillumbah
Shipping to Cootamundra
Shipping to Bairnsdale
Shipping to Urraween
Shipping to Castlemaine
Shipping to Blaxland
Shipping to Lennox Head
Shipping to Bomaderry
Shipping to Atherton
Shipping to Tuncurry
Shipping to Strathalbyn
Shipping to Seymour
Shipping to Cannington
Shipping to Wauchope
Shipping to Helensburgh
Shipping to Yass
Shipping to Gatton
Shipping to Kurri Kurri
Shipping to Cooma
Shipping to Nuriootpa
Shipping to Granville
Shipping to Tumut
Shipping to Cannonvale
Shipping to Point Vernon
Shipping to Nambucca Heads
Shipping to Wynyard
Shipping to North Mackay
Shipping to Roma
Shipping to Stawell
Shipping to Beerwah
Shipping to Northam
Shipping to Mount Cotton
Shipping to Alstonville
Shipping to Margaret River
Shipping to Glen Innes
Shipping to Yamba
Shipping to Waterford
Shipping to Kiama Downs
Shipping to Pottsville
Shipping to Chinchilla
Shipping to Lysterfield
Shipping to Cooranbong
Shipping to Wentworth Falls
Shipping to Scone
Shipping to Beaudesert
Shipping to Dromana
Shipping to West Tamworth
Shipping to South Grafton
Shipping to Kununurra
Shipping to Naracoorte
Shipping to Corowa
Shipping to Woolgoolga
Shipping to Goondiwindi
Shipping to Cobram
Shipping to Maffra
Shipping to Tahmoor
Shipping to Woodend
Shipping to Inverloch
Shipping to Whittlesea
Shipping to Richmond
Shipping to New Norfolk
Shipping to East Ballina
Shipping to Biloela
Shipping to Worragee
Shipping to Wingham
Shipping to Leongatha
Shipping to Palmwoods
Shipping to Dunsborough
Shipping to Irymple
Shipping to Red Cliffs
Shipping to Bannockburn
Shipping to Glenbrook
Shipping to Smithfield Heights
Shipping to Sarina
Shipping to Byron Bay
Shipping to Wonthaggi
Shipping to Ocean Shores
Shipping to Berri
Shipping to Howard Springs
Shipping to Tannum Sands
Shipping to Victor Harbor
Shipping to Ingham
Shipping to Manjimup
Shipping to Carnarvon
Shipping to Smithton
Shipping to Narrogin
Shipping to Newman
Shipping to Merimbula
Shipping to Katanning
Shipping to Weipa
Shipping to Wallaroo
Shipping to Central Coast
Shipping to Proserpine
Shipping to Port Douglas
Shipping to Clare
Shipping to Tom Price
Shipping to Charleville
Shipping to Cloncurry
Shipping to Bordertown
Shipping to Longreach
Shipping to Merredin
Shipping to Scottsdale
Shipping to Bourke
Shipping to Exmouth
Shipping to Queenstown
Shipping to Wagin
Shipping to Kingston South East
Shipping to Tumby Bay
Shipping to Kalbarri
Shipping to Port Denison
Shipping to Penola
Shipping to Streaky Bay
Shipping to Halls Creek
Shipping to Peterborough
Shipping to Ouyen
Shipping to Katherine
Shipping to Oatlands
Shipping to Barcaldine
Shipping to Cowell
Shipping to Meningie
Shipping to Hughenden
Shipping to Meekatharra
Shipping to Yulara
Shipping to Wyndham
Shipping to Roebourne
Shipping to Bicheno
Shipping to Winton
Shipping to Leonora
Shipping to Gingin
Shipping to Wilcannia
Shipping to Onslow
Shipping to Laverton
Shipping to Morawa
Shipping to Southern Cross
Shipping to Norseman
Shipping to Ravensthorpe
Shipping to Eidsvold
Shipping to Pannawonica
Shipping to Kimba
Shipping to Mount Magnet
Shipping to Three Springs
Shipping to Theodore
Shipping to Karumba
Shipping to Andamooka
Shipping to Georgetown
Shipping to Boulia
Shipping to Adelaide River
Shipping to Burketown
Shipping to Ivanhoe
Shipping to Thargomindah
Shipping to Pine Creek
Shipping to Camooweal
Shipping to Birdsville
Shipping to Bedourie
Shipping to Windorah
Shipping to Kingoonya
Shipping to Yanchep
Shipping to Gordonvale
Shipping to Stanthorpe
Shipping to Bullsbrook
Shipping to McMinns Lagoon
Shipping to Ceduna
Shipping to Quilpie
Shipping to Woomera

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