PROHIBITED AND RESTRICED GOODS
Plants, Drugs, Hay, Straw, Peat Moss, Explosives, Fireworks, Firearms except under licence from Irish Government. CUSTOMS REGULATIONS
HO– USEHOLD GOODS
Used household effects (including used motor cars) may be imported free of Customs duties, provided that they have been acquired by the Importer at least six months previously for substantial use outside the country and are being imported for personal use.
At least 4 days notice in advance is required:
Completed Customs Import Notice, No 1076
Packing List + total Value.
Documentation confirming disposal of accommodation abroad and new employment.
Name and address of Employer in Ireland.
Documentation regarding termination of employment abroad.
Commercial invoices for any new goods.
If you wish to declare Silverware, an additional Form CU56 should be completed.
Before importing pets, an Import Licence should be obtained and quarantine arrangements made. This is a complicated procedure which we would be pleased to carry out on your behalf. The animal must be consigned as manifested freight to one of the approved ports of entry and moved from the Port or Airport by the Irish Transport Authority.
Plants must be accompanied by a Phythosanitary or Health Certificate issued at origin.
Making a false or misleading statement to the Authorities is an offence and may involve heavy penalties. Drug trafficking is against the law and severe penalties apply.
Important: This information is intended for general guidance. Sea & Air International cannot however take responsibility for any errors or omissions or for any loss or damage that may occur from its use. As such it is advisable to contact the nearest Australian customs office for full and current information prior to importation.