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About to import products from China to Australia? This guide is a comprehensive introduction to everything that Australian importers must know, before getting started.
Keep reading, and learn more about Australian product safety standards, mandatory labeling requirements, GST, customs duties, and other import taxes.
As a bonus, this guide also includes an exclusive Import Cost Calculation Case Study, providing you with a tool for calculating all relevant taxes and fees in Australia.
Australian Product Safety Standards
Australia regulates products in many industries, including Children’s products, furniture, vehicles and chemicals in consumer products.
When importing from China to Australia, the buyer is responsible for ensuring compliance with all mandatory product safety standards, and compliance procedures.
As such, you must keep track of the following:
a. Product safety standards (i.e., AS/NZS standards)
b. Substance restrictions (i.e., AZO dyes) Continue Reading →