Australian Government - Australian Customs and Border Protection Service

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CPI/AWOTE Adjustments

CPI adjustments - operative on and from 1 August 2014

Rates of duty for certain spirits and beer will increase from 1 August 2014, in line with movements in the Consumer Price Index (CPI).
The new rates of duty are available from here. Further information is available from Australian Customs and Border Protection Notice 2014/34. These changes will be reflected in the tariff working pages.

CPI adjustments - operative on and from 1 February 2014

Rates of duty for certain spirits and beer products will increase from 1 February 2014, in line with movements in the Consumer Price Index (CPI).
The new rates of duty are available here. Further information will be available from Australian Customs Notice 2014/03. These changes will be reflected in the tariff working pages.

CPI adjustments - operative on and from 1 August 2013

Rates of duty for certain spirits, beer and tobacco products will increase from 1 August 2013, in line with movements in the Consumer Price Index (CPI).
The new rates of duty are available here. Further information will be available from Australian Customs Notice 2013/31. These changes will be reflected in the tariff working pages.

CPI adjustments - operative on and from 1 February 2013

Rates of duty for certain spirits, beer and tobacco products will increase from 1 February 2013, in line with movements in the Consumer Price Index (CPI).
The new rates of duty are available here. Further information will be available from Australian Customs Notice 2013/3. These changes will be reflected in the tariff working pages.

CPI adjustments - operative on and from 1 August 2012

Rates of duty for certain spirits, beer and tobacco products will increase from 1 August 2012, in line with movements in the Consumer Price Index (CPI).
The new rates of duty are available from here. Further information will be available from Australian Customs Notice 2012/42. These changes will be reflected in the tariff working pages.

CPI adjustments - operative on and from 1 February 2012

Rates of duty for certain spirits, beer and tobacco products will increase from 1 February 2012, in line with movements in the Consumer Price Index (CPI).
The new rates of duty are available from here. Further information will be available from Australian Customs Notice 2012/2. These changes will be reflected in the tariff working pages.

CPI adjustments - operative on and from 1 August 2011

Rates of duty for certain spirits, beer and tobacco products will increase from 1 August 2011, in line with movements in the Consumer Price Index (CPI).
The new rates of duty are available Australian Customs Notice 2011/28. These changes will be reflected in the tariff working pages.

CPI adjustments - operative on and from 1 February 2011

Rates of duty for certain spirits, beer and tobacco products will increase from 1 February 2011, in line with movements in the Consumer Price Index (CPI).
The new rates of duty are available from here. Further information will be available from Australian Customs Notice 2011/05. These changes will be reflected in the tariff working pages.

CPI adjustments - operative on and from 2 August 2010

Rates of duty for certain spirits, beer and tobacco products will increase from 2 August 2010, in line with movements in the Consumer Price Index (CPI).
The new rates of duty are available Australian Customs Notice 2010/38. These changes will be reflected in the tariff working pages.

CPI adjustments - operative on and from 1 February 2010

Rates of duty for certain spirits, beer and tobacco products will increase from 1 February 2010, in line with movements in the Consumer Price Index (CPI).
The new rates of duty are available Australian Customs Notice 2010/05. These changes will be reflected in the tariff working pages.

Indexation of certain customs tariff duty rates - August 2009

Rates of duty for certain spirits, beer and tobacco products will increase from 1 August 2009, in line with movements in the Consumer Price Index (CPI).

Further information is also available from Australian Customs Notice 2009/33.  These changes will be reflected in the tariff working pages.