New Fodder export charge

Starting 1 July 2016, a research and development (R&D) levy of $0.50 per tonne will be introduced on all exported fodder. The introduction of an R&D levy for export hay with contributions from government will help maintain and strengthen the viability of the Australian export hay industry.

Information on Lodging your Returns

Quarterly returns

Fodder export charge payers/agents will be required to submit their July to September 2016 quarterly return­ due on or before 28 October 2016. This will be the first fodder export return submitted to the department.

For more information please read the information on fodder export.