The Department of Home Affairs is a central policy agency, providing coordinated strategy and policy leadership for Australia's national and transport security, federal law enforcement, criminal justice, cyber security, border, immigration, multicultural affairs, emergency management and trade related functions.
The Department of Home Affairs website contains comprehensive information on:
• Arriving into Australia
• Duty free concessions
• Importing by post or mail
• Clearing goods through the border
• Prohibited and restricted imports
• Sending your belongings as unaccompanied goods
• Importing a motor vehicle
• Temporary importations
For further information about importing medications, please contact the Therapeutic Goods Administration.
For information about importing specific food, plant material or animal products please visit the "Biosecurity" page of this website.
Australia is a member of the World Customs Organization (WCO) that promotes international co-operation in customs matters.
For information on any Department of Home Affairs matter, visit its website or contact the Department at - https://www.homeaffairs.gov.au/about/contact
You might also want to consult the “Visas and migration” and “Travelling to Australia” sections on this website.