COLS cannot process all items for import.
You can submit some items to the
import assessment team with the item’s description in the subject line. The items are:
You can submit
self-assessed clearances (SACs) to the
SAC team with the item in the subject line. The items are:
perishable or urgent goods – for goods of live animals, airfreight perishables, non-refrigerated perishables, urgent medical supplies and fumigation reports
movement advice for animal transport equipment.
Lot codes must be included in your initial lodgment, using the "Additional Comments" field in COLS
You can email the
IFIS Inspection Support to:
- request a post-inspection
lot code, if requested
- submit failed food notices for further action by the department.
You can submit an
Imported Food Laboratory nomination form by emailing the
import assessment team with "Laboratory Nomination" in the subject line.
You can find out about document requirements for food imports on
lodging food import declarations and documentation web page.