FAQ import export
Frequently Asked Questions - importing and exporting
I want to import adult entertainment products - am I allowed?
The Australian Customs and Border Protection Service administers the Customs (Prohibited Imports) Regulations 1956. These regulations prohibit the importation of 'objectionable goods'. You should check these regulations to see if the merchandise you want to import is oncluded on the list, or contact Australian Customs directly with your enquiry.
Can I import something that is banned in Australia?
In short, no. If a film, computer game or publication has been classified RC (Refused Classification), or would be classified RC, it can be seized by Customs on the basis that it is a prohibited import. You should check the National Classification Database (NCD) to see if the product you plan on importing has been classified RC.