2013-09 - Government Transitional Assistance
This notice is superseded by notice 2013-14 issued 30 November 2013
Date of notice: 27/05/13
Date of effect: 01/07/13
Effective 1 July 2013, the rebate applied to the annual fish & egg export registration charge will decrease from 10% to approximately 8.57%. A full schedule of the new rebate value applicable for 2013-14 is provided below.
2013-14 Fish & Egg Registration Charges
Vessel - Preparation Not Direct Export
Vessel - Preparation Direct Export
Land Establishment - Live Only
Land Establishment - Processing
For establishments that register part way through 2013-14 a pro-rata of the annual charge and rebate will be applied.
New fees and charges were introduced for fish and egg export on 1 January 2012.
On 12 January 2012, the Minister announced a $1.5 million transitional assistance package to support seafood and egg exporters return to full cost recovery by 30 June 2014.
The transitional assistance package afforded a 40% rebate to be applied against the cost of all services provided between 1 July 2011 and 31 December 2011. The remaining funding is applied to discount registration costs under the fee arrangements from 1 January 2012 to 30 June 2014 and National Residue Survey funding for the seafood sector from 1 July 2012 to 30 June 2014.
The registration rebate applied in each financial year reduces, with full cost recovery commencing from 1 July 2014.
Further information on Fish and Egg Export fees and charges.
For further information on the transitional assistance rebate please contact DAFF ph: 02 6272 3933 or email Fish.