Documents required for clearance
- BOL / AWB
- Clear photo page of passport
- * Work Visa
- * Work Permit
- * Letter of employment
- Employer or individual's Tax File Number (TFN)
- Customs Statutory Declaration form
* Denotes not applicable to returning PNG citizens
It takes time to clear shipments and in most cases port storage is unavoidable.
For Sea shipments, it takes up to 10 working days to clear Customs & Quarantine and up to 7 working days for air shipments.
All Household & Personal Effects shipments are inspected both by Customs & Quarantine officials. Customs inspection is done before Quarantine at different times. Shipments are released after the inspection formality.
LCL shipments are required to be ISPM 15 compliant.