Excise - Producers Licence (Tobacco) - Australian Government

Description

You will require this licence if you intend to grow and produce tobacco seed, tobacco plant or tobacco leaf.

If you intend to manufacture tobacco products from materials you grow, such as cigarettes and cigars, you will also need a manufacturers licence. If you intend to sell your tobacco seed, tobacco plant or tobacco leaf to a licensed manufacturer of tobacco products then you will also require a dealer's licence (tobacco).

All tobacco grown (whether for personal or commercial use) and consumed in Australia is subject to excise duty.

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

Licences to grow tobacco in Australia are rarely granted. There are no current licences for personal or commercial tobacco growing in Australia. However, if you apply for a licence, the Agency will consider factors such as:

  • the physical security of the premises;
  • the protection of the revenue; and
  • if there is a market for the goods.

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

Duration

Two years.

Expiry

30 September.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application All

Please consult the Contact Officer for information on fees to be submitted.

Forms

Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Producer's Licence (Tobacco) - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.
Apply All Application for a licence to manufacture tobacco - PDF (Opens in new window)

Act(s) name

Excise Act 1901 AG

Administering agency

Australian Taxation Office

People, Systems and Services Group

Business Reporting and Registrations

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

Enquiries

Business Reporting and Registrations

People, Systems and Services Group

Australian Taxation Office

Phone: 13 72 26

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

Enquiries

Business Reporting and Registrations

People, Systems and Services Group

Australian Taxation Office

Phone: 13 72 26

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

Enquiries

Business Reporting and Registrations

People, Systems and Services Group

Australian Taxation Office

Phone: 13 72 26

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

Enquiries

Business Reporting and Registrations

People, Systems and Services Group

Australian Taxation Office

Phone: 13 72 26

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

Enquiries

Business Reporting and Registrations

People, Systems and Services Group

Australian Taxation Office

Phone: 13 72 26

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

Enquiries

Business Reporting and Registrations

People, Systems and Services Group

Australian Taxation Office

Phone: 13 72 26

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

Enquiries

Business Reporting and Registrations

People, Systems and Services Group

Australian Taxation Office

Phone: 13 72 26

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

Enquiries

Business Reporting and Registrations

People, Systems and Services Group

Australian Taxation Office

Phone: 13 72 26