Australian Wool Exchange Standard No. 3 - Australian Government


If you intend to import woolpacks into Australia you must either have permission to do so from the relevant Agency or the woolpacks must:

  • be unused
  • have been approved by a prescribed testing authority
  • be compliant with the rules contained in this standard.

Woolpacks are used for the storage and transporting of greasy wool or scoured wool.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance (if any) that may be required.

Service type

Code of Practice

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Other resources

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Comply All Australian Wool Exchange Standard No. 3 - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.

Act(s) name

Customs Act 1901 Australian Government

Regulation(s) name

Customs (Prohibited Imports) Regulations 1956 Australian Government

Administering agency

Department of Home Affairs

Client Services

Contact details

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General Enquiries

Client Services

Department of Home Affairs

Operating address: 6 Chan Street
Australian Capital Territory 2617
Mailing address: PO BOX 25
Belconnen, Australian Capital Territory 2616
Phone: 02 6264 1111
Phone: 13 18 81
Fax: 02 6225 6970