Are you meeting your CoR obligations?

By admin Published: October 18, 2018

Understanding your obligations with ‘shared’ responsibility in the Chain of Responsibility CoR 2018. As many of you are aware on October 1st 2018, the Heavy Vehicle National Law (HVNL) was amended to provide that every party in the heavy vehicle transport supply chain has a Primary Duty to ensure the safety of




Expanding/Collapsing Order Lines – What Do You Think?

By admin Published: September 7, 2018

Expanding/Collapsing order lines We have a new feature in which we can expand/collapse the order lines on a shipment. Shipments will now default the invoice lines hidden to save us scrolling for days. You will see this button: appear in between the shipment info and the notes. All you need to do to view the &helli




BMSB List of Updated Offshore Treatment Provider

By admin Published: August 30, 2018

BMSB   list of updated offshore treatment  provider list, we remind all of our clients whilst there has been a policy change to allow onshore inspection and treatment of containers to be mindful that there will be delays during the BMSB season, and as it progresses we believe these will increase as more contain




Defaulting Your Search Fields

By admin Published: August 23, 2018

You can now save your search fields, not only by country but also by State (if it is within Australia). We have just added a new function where you can default your search to per country and per state. Please see example below, all you need to do is click on the little green tick, …



Approved List of Offshore BMSB Treatment Providers

By admin Published: August 22, 2018

Bio securities have revised its policy for goods shipped from Target Countries between September 1st 2018 and 30 April 2019 inclusive. Both Target high risk and target risk goods may now be treated both onshore and offshore. The revised policy to allow treatment of all containerised cargo with the exception of Op




Seasonal Measures BMSB 2018 – 2019

By admin Published: August 10, 2018

You must comply with seasonal measures for certain goods shipped between 1 September 2018 and 30 April 2019 inclusive. These measures will require mandatory offshore treatment prior to arrival if they: are goods shipped by Sea Cargo. are goods manufactured in, or shipped from  a Target Country. are goods categori




CoR Update – Container Loading Declaration – Now Available

By admin Published: August 8, 2018

Further to previous emails regarding CoR please find below link a copy of the GPSM 4 point container loading declaration. As we have explained, this needs to be passed onto all your international suppliers ASAP asking for their co-operation as part of your/our compliance with the new laws coming 1/10/18. We would




Trucking Costs

By admin Published: July 19, 2018

Motorway Toll Charges: Motorway Tolls in all capital cities have again increased over the past few months and GPSM will need to pass on these out of pocket expenses. We have absorbed these ever-increasing costs to date but in order to recoup outgoings and to continue to provide a premium service level, the toll ch




Marmorated Stink Bug ( BMSB ) Update 2018-2019 Season

By admin Published: July 13, 2018

New seasonal measures will apply for goods shipped on or between 1 September 2018 to 30 April 2019. They can arrive in Australia on cargo and containers shipped during this time which coincides with late Autumn and winter in the Northern Hemisphere. Consequently, you must comply with these seasonal measures which




Trusted Trader Simplified

By admin Published: July 5, 2018

The Australia Border Force (ABF) has simplified the process of Trusted Trader application.  The benefits of this scheme are listed below Deferral of Customs Duty  ( 21 days you must already have GST deferral to be eligible ) A dedicated Account Manager Priority trade services Differentiated examinations Use of t




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