Manual return forms

​​​​​Manual return forms can be lodged with the department by email, fax or mail. The frequency that you must lodge your return depends on the legislative requirements of the commodity that you are lodging your return for.

For information about when you need to lodge your return visit the relevant commodity page.

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Animal products

Wool levy returns must be submitted with a completed ​wool producer statistics form.

Commodity return form Lodgement period Pages File size
Goat fibre PDF Quarterly 3 248 KB
Honey—quarterly PDF Quarterly 3 219 KB
Honey—annual PDF
please use this return form for honey returns 
from 1 January to 31 December 2018
Annual—calendar year 2018 4 225 KB
Honey—annual PDF
please use this return form for honey returns 
from 1 January to 31 December 2019
Annual—calendar year 2019 3 416 KB

Wool—monthly PDF
please use this return form for all returns 
up to 30 June 2019

Monthly 4 856 KB
Wool—monthly PDF
please use this return form for all returns 
commencing 1 July 2019
Monthly 4 480 KB
Wool—annual PDF
please use this return form for all returns 
from 1 July 2018 to 30 June 2019
Annual—financial year 2018-19 4 852 KB
Wool—annual PDF
please use this return form for all returns 
from 1 July 2019 to 30 June 2020
Annual—financial year 2019-20 4 476 KB
If you are required to lodge a wool levy return please also complete and lodge the​
Wool producer information (statistics) template XLS 
  1 90 KB

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Dairy produce

Commodity return form Lodgement period Pages File size
Dairy Produce Milk delivered to a manufacturer—monthly PDF Monthly 3 320 KB
Dairy Produce – annual return of producer information PDF Annual - financial year 4 812 KB
Dairy Produce – annual return of producer information XLSX Annual - financial year 3 56 KB

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Field crops

Commodity return form Levy payer information required Lodgement period Pages File size
Coarse grain, legumes, oilseeds, wheat PDF
please use this return form for grain returns up to 30 June 2019
  Quarterly 5 298 KB
Coarse grain, legumes, oilseeds, wheat PDF
please use this return form for grain returns commencing 1 July 2019
Yes Quarterly 6 744 KB
Cotton and seed cotton PDF   Monthly 3 292 KB
Fodder export PDF   Quarterly 3 316 KB
Pasture seeds PDF   Quarterly 4 758 KB
Rice PDF   Half-year (every 6 months) 3 697 KB
Sugar can​e PDF
please use this return form for sugar cane returns up to 31 May 2019
  Monthly 5 645 KB
Sugar can​e PDF
please use this return form for sugar cane returns commencing 1 June 2019
 Yes Monthly 4 595 KB

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Fisheries

Commodity return form Lodgement period Pages File size
Farmed prawns—quarterly PDF
please use this return form for all returns
up to 31 December 2019
Quarterly 4 744 KB
Farmed prawns—quarterly PDF
please use this return form for all returns
commencing 1 January 2020
Quarterly 4 744 KB
Farmed prawns—annual PDF
please use this return form for all returns 
from 1 July 2018 to 30 June 2019
Annual—financial year 2018-19 4 743 KB
Farmed prawns—annual PDF
please use this return form for all returns 
from 1 July 2019 to 30 June 2020
Annual—financial year 2019-20 (split return) 4 758 KB
Farmed prawns—annual PDF
please use this return form for all returns 
from 1 July 2020 to 30 June 2021
Annual—financial year 2020-21 4 743 KB

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Forestry

Commodity return form Lodgement period Pages File size
Forest growers — logs PDF Quarterly or Annual—financial year 5 344 KB
Forest and wood products PDF Quarterly or Annual—financial year 5 958 KB

Note: Forest and wood products import charge is payable through the Australian Customs Service.

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Game animal processing

Commodity return form Lodgement period Pages File size
Game animals (goats and pigs) and horses PDF Monthly 4 582 KB
Macropods for animal consumption PDF Monthly or Annual—financial year 4 735 KB
Macropods for human consumption PDF Monthly or Annual—financial year 4 741 KB
Ratites (emu and ostrich) PDF Monthly 4 580 KB

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Horticulture

Commodity return form Lodgement period Pages File size
Horticulture—quarterly PDF
please use this return form for all returns 
up to 30 June 2019
Quarterly 6 319 KB
Horticulture—quarterly PDF
please use this return form for all returns 
commencing 1 July 2019 up to 31 December 2019
Quarterly 6 319 KB
Horticulture—quarterly PDF
please use this return form for all returns 
commencing 1 January 2020
Quarterly 6 319 KB
Horticulture—calendar year PDF
please use this return form for all returns
from 1 January to 31 December 2017
Annual–calendar year
2017
4 298​ KB
Horticulture—calendar year PDF
please use this return form for all returns
from 1 January to 31 December 2018
Annual–calendar year
2018
4 302​ KB
Horticulture—calendar year PDF
please use this return form for all returns
from 1 January to 31 December 2019
Annual–calendar year
2019
4 302​ KB
Horticulture—calendar year PDF
please use this return form for all returns
from 1 January to 31 December 2020
Annual–calendar year
2020
4 302​ KB
Horticulture—financial year PDF
please use this return form for all returns
from 1 July 2016 to 30 June 2017
Annual–financial year
2016-17
4 304 KB
Horticulture—financial year PDF
please use this return form for all returns
from 1 July 2017 to 30 June 2018
Annual–financial year
2017-18
4 300 KB
Horticulture—financial year PDF
please use this return form for all returns
from 1 July 2018 to 30 June 2019
Annual–financial year
2018-19
4 306 KB
Horticulture—financial year PDF
please use this return form for all returns
from 1 July 2019 to 30 June 2020
Annual–financial year
2019-20
4 303 KB

 

Commodity return form Lodgement period Pages File size
Cherries PDF Annual—1 April to 31 March 3 731 KB
Dried fruits (house packaging) PDF Annual—1 October to
30 September
4 924 KB
Dried vine fruits PDF Monthly or
Annual—calendar year
3 935 KB
Macadamia nuts PDF
please use this return form for macadamia returns 
up to 31 March 2018
Monthly 3 249 KB
Macadamia nuts PDF
please use this return form for macadamia returns 
commencing 1 April 2018
Monthly 3 249 KB
Mushrooms PDF
please use this return form for mushroom returns 
up to 30 June 2018
Monthly or Quarterly 5 270 KB
Mushrooms PDF
please use this return form for mushroom returns 
commencing 1 July 2018
Monthly or Quarterly 5 270 KB
Nursery products PDF Quarterly 5 645 KB
Olives PDF Annual—1 October to
30 September
3 725 KB
Strawberries (runners) PDF Quarterly 5 645 KB
Turf PDF Quarterly or
Annual—financial year
4 940 KB

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Live animal exports

Commodity return form Lodgement period Pages File size
Cattle and livestock export (sheep, lambs and goats) PDF Monthly 5 590 KB

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Livestock processing

Commodity return form Lodgement period Pages File size
Beef production and livestock (sheep, lamb and goats) PDF Monthly 4 945 KB
Pigs, Deer and Buffalo slaughter and Buffalo export PDF Monthly 3 864 KB

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Livestock transaction

Commodity return form Lodgement period Pages File size
Cattle and livestock (sheep, lambs and goats) delivered for export by producers PDF Monthly 5 610 KB
Cattle and livestock (sheep, lambs and goats) transaction—monthly PDF Monthly 6 797 KB
Cattle and livestock (sheep, lambs and goats) transaction—financial year PDF Annual—financial year 5 818 KB

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Poultry

Commodity return form Lodgement period Pages File size
Laying chickens and egg promotion PDF Monthly 5 270 KB
Meat chickens PDF Monthly 4 580 KB

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Tea tree oil

Commodity return form Lodgement period Pages File size
Tea tree oil – half-year PDF Half-year (every 6 months) 3 231 KB
Tea tree oil – annual PDF Annual - financial year 3 223 KB

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Wine

Commodity return form Levy payer information required Lodgement period Pages File size

Fresh and dried grapes (Grape research levy) PDF
please use this return form for grape research returns up to 2017-18

  Annual—financial year 2017-18 4 540 KB
Fresh and dried grapes (Grape research levy) PDF
please use this return form for grape research returns commencing 2018-19
Yes Annual—financial year 2018-19 4 604 KB
Wine grapes (Wine grapes levy) PDF   Annual—financial year 4 296 KB
Wine export charge
The collection of wine export charge is the responsibility of Wine Australia
Please lodge your wine export return through Wine Australia.
       

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Last reviewed: 6 December 2019
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