Townsville Customs Brokers

Welcome to Newcastle Customs Brokers - Australian Trade & Shipping & New Zealand Shipping & Australia Trade Marine Insurance.

We can provide Customs Clearance and Quarantine Clearance, Freight, Marine Insurance for Commercial Goods and Personal Effects to ports worldwide from Newcastle. We can assist you in obtaining import permits, quarintine documents for shipping your goods in and out of Australia, click on our Contact Us page to send us an email, or scroll down this page to find our phone number.

Newcastle is located 1&1/2 hours drive North of Sydney.

The Port of Newcastle is Australia's first port, Coal was first exported from the harbour in 1799, 11 years after the start of European settlement in Australia. Over 70 million tonnes of coal a year is shipped through Newcastle making it the largest coal exporting port in the world.

The Port of Newcastle welcomes almost 1500 ships a year. Pilotage is compulsory in the Port of Newcastle. A helicopter is used to deliver/retrieve the pilot to around 80% of the shipping movements. A pilot cutter is used for the remainder of the movements. The Pilots of the port of Newcastle operate from the pilot station located on the southern foreshore of the port just inside the port entrance.

All 20ft & 40ft full containers and share a container (small freight) are shipped out of Sydney.


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