Travelling to Australia
Immigration and Visas
All travellers, except New Zealand citizens, must obtain a visa or electronic travel authority before travelling to Australia.
Airport Body Scanners
For more information, click on http://travelsecure.infrastructure.gov.au/bodyscanners/index.aspx
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Tourist Refund Scheme
The Tourist Refund Scheme enables you to claim a refund, subject to certain conditions, of the goods and services tax (GST) and wine equalisation tax (WET) that you pay on goods you buy in Australia.
A gateway to information ranging from citizenship, health, settlement help for migrants, working conditions to buying a home in Australia.
Customs and Quarantine
The Australian Customs and Border Protection Service manages the security and integrity of Australia’s borders. It works with other Government and International agencies to detect and deter unlawful movement of goods and people across the border. Information for travellers can be found here.
Australian Quarantine and Inspection Service - Travel Information contains information about what items must be declared for inspection, what happens if you fail to declare or dispose of any quarantine items or make a false declaration, what happens to seized items and what can't be mailed to Australia.
If you bring wildlife souvenirs or products into or out of Australia, make sure you do it legally. If in doubt - check it out!
Foreign Embassies and Consulates in Australia
Jobs in Australia
This Australian mission is not able assist people in finding employment in Australia.