ATA Carnet

An ATA Carnet is an international customs document for almost all goods and covers 78 countries and territories. It removes the need to post bonds or pay duty on entry and the need to drawback on re-export for goods you plan to bring back to Australia. This passport for goods prevents the possibility of your goods being confiscated, simplifies customs formalities and reduces clearance times, allowing you to expand your business overseas with ease.

Learn more about the benefits of having a Carnet, the application and, when you are ready apply for an ATA Carnet online.

Why use an ATA Carnet?

To save money

A Carnet allows temporary duty-free admission of goods into foreign countries, removes the need to post bonds or pay duty on entry and drawback on re-export. 

To save time

The Carnet document simplifies and expedites customs formalities and reduces clearance times for goods – on both importation and re-exportation. It eliminates the need to prepare importation forms for different countries, just present the Carnet with your goods at each point of entry.

To save you hassle

Avoid the possibility of your goods being confiscated by customs who may require payment for their release without a Carnet.

To grow your business

A Carnet allows you to send your goods overseas for trade shows, exhibitions, fairs, meetings, events and many other projects.

Ready to export? Lodge your application for an ATA Carnet online.
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Contact our International Services team for questions relating to export documentation and ATA Carnet.

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