The Customs Value of imported goods must be expressed in Australian currency.
Foreign currency must be converted into Australian currency at the rate of exchange prevailing on the “day of export” of the goods (i.e. not on the day the goods arrive in Australia).
The Exchange Rate is determined by the Chief Executive Officer of Customs and Border Protection.
The Exchange Rates are consolidated weekly and published in the Government Gazette each Wednesday. Any enquiries regarding Exchange Rates should be directed to the Customs Information and Support Centre by telephone 1300 363 263 or email to:
The Exchange Rates for the last four weeks are:
Exchange Rates from 12 September 2012 (GN 39 of 2012) can be accessed via the following link:
Exchange Rates prior to 12 September 2012 can be accessed via the following link: