Cultural Heritage Export - General Permit - Australian Government

Description

You will be required to apply for this permit if you intend to export Australian cultural heritage objects overseas.

This permit enables certain specified Museums, Art Galleries, Libraries and other public collecting institutions to export Australian cultural heritage objects overseas for temporary exhibition and research purposes without the need to obtain individual export permits for each item.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility requirements

You are only permitted to export objects under this permit if it is exported on loan for research, public exhibition or a similar purpose for a maximum period of two years.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Duration

To be determined with each application.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application All

No fees are required.

Act(s) name

Protection of Movable Cultural Heritage Act 1986 AG

Regulation(s) name

Protection of Movable Cultural Heritage Regulations 1987 AG

Administering agency

Department of Communications and the Arts

Contact details

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General Enquiries

Department of Communications and the Arts

Operating address: 38 Sydney Avenue
Forrest
Australian Capital Territory 2603
Mailing address: General Post Office Box 2154
Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, 2601
Australia
Phone: 02 62711000
Phone: 1800254649