Customs Consultancy

Customs Consultancy

Australian importers and exporters must receive only the most accurate customs-related advice to ensure their declarations are in compliance with Australian Border Force (ABF) regulations. Did you know there are a number of  customs consultancy services available to  reduce customs import duty and Goods & Services Tax (GST) or to better prepare for a customs audit?

Our expert Customs Brokers have an extensive knowledge of government legislative requirements to enable you to stay compliant and reduce duty & tax exposure. BCR can act as your strategic partner for customs consultancy and compliance reviews, audits and legal advice involving Free Trade Agreements (FTAs), tariff concessions orders (TCOs) and more, to allow you to save customs-related costs to improve cash flow and profitability. No matter where you are located; Brisbane, Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide, Perth or one of many regional locations, we will come to you. We provide extensive services, including:


  • Expert legal advice
  • Tariff and Valuation Advices
  • Duty Drawback applications
  • Import duty refunds
  • Biosecurity Import Permit applications (Department of Agriculture, Water and the Environment DAWE – Formerly known as AQIS)
  • FTA and  Preferential Origin Advice
  • Tradex Advice
  • GST exemptions/rulings
  • Standard contractual obligations (What is this?)
  • Compliance Review
  • Documentation review of import declarations prior to  ABF audits, attendance at audits
  • Representation at the  Administrative Appeals Tribunal (AAT)
  • Customs consultancy