It is the responsibility of importers to declare the value, classification, duty rate and other relevant information for every item imported into Australia.
In accordance with its regulatory philosophy, the ACBPS undertakes checks to verify compliance in an environment that is largely self-regulated. Penalties for non-compliance are high.
By demonstrating a pro-active self-audit approach in a “Self-Assessment” environment to the Australian Customs and Border Protection Service (ACBPS). This can reduce the frequency and intensity of customs checks and queries.
Some of the processes utilised in the review are common to a broad range of clients. However, we recognise that every industry and client may have specific and specialised requirements. Saving Point utilises proprietary software specifically developed and written for conducting in-depth client audits, coupled with vast experience and knowledge accumulated throughout many years of audits working alongside hundreds of importers.