Monthly Archives: October 2016

ABF – Good Compliance update October 2016

Dear Customers,

We would like to draw your attention to the latest edition of the Goods Compliance Update provided by the Australian Border Force which can be found here

The update touches on current Asbestos issues, areas of focus for compliance and also provides compliance programme results and statistics.

Should you wish to discuss this further our SILA team is always here to assist.

Kind Regards

SILA Customer Sevice

 

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FACTSHEET – MANAGING THE RISK OF ASBESTOS AT THE BORDER

Dear Customers,

We would like to draw your attention to fact sheet recently uploaded from Department of Immigration and Border Protection. Following information is provided by the Department for your consideration.
The Department has recently uploaded a factsheet on managing the risk of asbestos at the border. The factsheet provides detail on how importers can implement Department of Immigration and Border Protection (DIBP) Notice 2016/30 – Assurances that imported goods do not contain asbestos: (DIBP) Notice 2016/30

It is the responsibility of importers and exporters to ensure they do not import or export prohibited goods such as asbestos. If unauthorised asbestos is found to have entered Australia, the importer of the goods may be subject to penalties or prosecution for offences against the Customs Act 1901, in addition to other available offences under State or Territory law.
Should you wish to discuss this further our SILA team is always here to assist.

Kind Regards

SILA Customer Sevice

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Anti-Dumping Notice 2016/105

Dear Customers,

We wish to draw to your attention the following notice published by the Anti-Dumping Commission which relates to the investigation of Zinc Coated (Galvanised) Steel exported from the Republic of India, Malaysia and the Socialist Republic of Vietnam.

A copy of the notice can be found here

Copy of the Public Record Information can be found here

Should you wish to discuss this further our SILA team is always here to assist.

Kind Regards

SILA Customer Service

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