Wine Export Certificate - Australian Government

Service summary

You may be required to apply for an export certificate if you intend to export wine or other grape products. These include products such as:

  • Sherry
  • Brandy
  • Port


  • Other grape spirits

You may require varying certificates depending on the location to which you intend to export. These certificates are:

  • Certificates of Origin
  • Organic Certificates


  • VI1 Certificate for the European Union.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type


A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible to receive a certificate you must:

  • Be licensed to export wine or grape products;
  • Notify the authority of the proposed export at least 10 days prior to the intended export date;
  • Provide information relating to the wine or grape product; and
  • Ensure the wine or grape product complies with the Food Standards Code.

Please consult with the Contact Officer for information on any eligibility requirements.


As specified on your certificate.



Fees vary depending on individual circumstances. Please consult the Contact Officer for fee information.



Application for a Wine Export Certificate - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.

Other resources

Administering agency

Regulatory Services

Act(s) name

Australian Grape and Wine Authority Act 2013 (Australian Government)

Regulation(s) name

Australian Grape and Wine Authority Regulations 1981 (Australian Government)

Contact details

Enquiries, Head Office
Regulatory Services

Operating address:
Industry House
Cnr Hackney and Botanic Roads
South Australia 5000
Mailing address:
PO BOX 2733
Kent Town, South Australia 5067


08 82282000


08 82282066

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