SEQH house a fully licenced, 77G customs bond store 10 minutes from the Port of Brisbane.
What is a 77G Bond Store license?
This is a licensed depot where importers can move goods to, away from the Port of Brisbane wharf or airport for short/long term storage and unpacking / deconsolidation. Once all legislative requirements are met, the goods can be released.
What are some typical scenarios where containers may be directed to a bonded facility?
If it requires an import permit (eg. vehicles)
Personal effects have a higher radar and can be subject to be directed
If duty hasn’t haven’t been paid
If the packing list / import documentation looks suspect
If there are weapons / taxidermy animals / alcohol / cigarettes
If there has been a ‘tip off’ for narcotics / explosives
If there are multiple consignors to multiple consignees (FAK unpack)
If an undisclosed item appears when an X-Ray on the container is performed
What can SEQH offer?
We have the capacity to store up to 9 x 40ft containers at anytime, with the ability to expand on this in the future. We can accommodate FAK & FCL container unpacks subject to Border Force control.
Quarantine Facility Number: Q2389
Bond Store 77G License Number: GK27B
At SEQH we work closely with our customers
in particular freight forwarders & customs brokers, to orchestrate the requirements associated with importing and exporting shipping containers and break bulk freight.