188-2018 - UPDATE: Fix delayed to tonight Department of Agriculture Import Processing Delays Import System Apps Including AIMS (including AEP) and COLS: From 10:00am

​​​14 December 2018

Who does this notice affect?

Importers and brokers of cargo who are awaiting clearance or document assessment from the Department of Agriculture on 14 December 2018.


The Department of Agriculture is experiencing issues with the processing of all declarations types (except SAC) and processing delays are expected.

This is causing issues with the submission of documents through COLS, please see IAN for advice.

The fix identified is more complex than initial analysis indicated, as such the fix will be deployed this evening/tonight.

Further Information

If you have any concerns or questions please contact your reg​ional office for further information.

Last reviewed: 4 November 2019
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