Importing Charcoal

At Platinum®, we excel in importing charcoal to Australia. We have a suite of clients who import charcoal and who appreciate the seamless Quarantine experience. Whether you are procuring this versatile resource for your wholesale or retail business, our experience provides you with a stress free shipping process, a seamless customs and quarantine clearance and then prompt delivery to your commercial premise.

We are aware of the various types of charcoal that importers purchase and we are aware of the varying rules, regulations and procedures that need to be followed. Rely upon our twenty-three year business experience and allow us to handle the intricacies of importing your charcoal to Australia.

Why Choose Platinum® To Import Charcoal

When you are considering to import charcoal to Australia, Platinum® should be your first choice partner to provide you with a seamless and hassle-free experience. Our extensive industry knowledge and comprehensive understanding of the import process make us the perfect choice for businesses seeking efficient and reliable charcoal import solutions. Platinum® is aware of the issues before the issues even occur.

By choosing Platinum®, you can be confident that your charcoal shipment will be expertly managed through both the Australian Border Force (ABF) and the Department of Agriculture, Fisheries, and Forestry (DAFF). Our dedicated team specialises in handling imports of charcoal; providing you with the expertise needed to navigate the complexities of this unique commodity import process.

Partnering with Platinum® means you will benefit from our wealth of industry knowledge and experience, ensuring that your charcoal import is handled efficiently and complies with all of relevant regulations. With our commitment to exceptional customer service, we’ll work closely with you at every step; whether that is coordinating the shipment with you and your overseas supplier or submitting your file to the two Australian Government departments for processing or even liaising with you to ask what time you would like the Full Container Load [FCL] delivered to your commercial premise.


In addition to our regulatory expertise, we have established strong relationships with overseas suppliers and manufacturers, allowing us to be aware of various overseas suppliers difficulties or complexities in providing accurate paperwork. This experience allows us to pre-empt any issues and to also address the issues early.

Don’t leave your charcoal imports to chance – storage at the wharf is hefty and rent on the shipping container is an added penalty that you will incur if your shipment has not been handled by Platinum®. Trust in the expertise of Platinum® and enjoy a streamlined, stress-free experience. Choose Platinum® for your charcoal imports and discover the difference of working with a team of professionals dedicated to your business success.

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Expertise That You Can Trust

At Platinum®, our commitment to provide exceptional service is backed by over twenty-three years of industry experience and an in-depth understanding of the import process. When you choose Platinum® as your business partner for importing charcoal, you can rest easy knowing that you are placing your business in the hands of experts.

Experience the One Touch™ Approach

When you reach out to other customs brokerages, we know that you will experience  multiple points of contact throughout the entire lengthy process; you will commence the journey from a receptionist, to the quoting team, to a customs broker, to accounts then finally onto the transport department; you would have dealt with more than five people – dealing with this many individuals can be time-consuming and frustrating. At Platinum®, we simplify this experience by providing you with a One Touch™ approach. You will only ever work with one single dedicated customs professional from the very moment that you call or email until the very end; eliminating delays and obstacles and providing a seamless import process.

    An Australian Wide Presence

    Platinum® boasts a presence in every state and territory, ensuring that we can efficiently handle the customs clearance and quarantine process no matter where you are located and no matter where your cargo will arrive. No matter if you are based in Brisbane and your container is arriving into Adelaide; Platinum® can customs clear your shipments through the Australian Border Force (ABF) and quarantine clear your shipments through the Department of Agriculture, Fisheries, and Forestry (DAFF).

    Choose Platinum® for your charcoal imports and allow yourself to experience the difference in working with an expert team that you can trust. Let us guide you through the intricacies of importing charcoal, whilst ensuring your success and satisfaction every step of the way.

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    By choosing Platinum®, you are streamlining your entire import process from the purchasing stage right through to the delivery stage; you will have access to our wealth of knowledge and experience.

    Our team of experts are dedicated to guiding you through each stage, from understanding the import regulations, to coordinating the logistics of transporting your goods and what fees you can expect once your goods arrive into Australia. With Platinum®, you can rest assured that true professionals are handling your import shipments.

    There’s never been a better time to experience the Platinum® difference and working with a trusted partner. Contact us today to discuss your importing needs and let our team of experts provide you with a solution tailored to your business.

    Experience the convenience and efficiency of our One Touch™ approach combined with our Australia wide presence; choose Platinum® for all of your import needs.

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    Frequently Asked Questions About Importing Charcoal

    Can I import Charcoal into Australia?

    Yes, charcoal can be imported to Australia. Charcoal could be in the form of peat charcoal, wood charcoal or coconut shell charcoal. As charcoal arrives from different countries, it is best to liase with Platinum® before you make a deposit  to purchase the charcoal from your overseas supplier.

    Are there any circumstances where Charcoal cannot be brought into Australia?

    As at 09 February 2023, charcoal is permitted to be imported to Australia; the rules are subject to change without notice. The key to any successful import is to talk to Platinum® before you decide to purchase the goods.


    What do you need to import Charcoal?

    Importing charcoal to Australia requires your overseas supplier, Platinum® and yourself all being ‘on the same page’ and working together to make sure that all of the paperwork is correct before the charcoal departs from overseas.

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