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No. 7 of 2015 Approvals as made
This instrument addresses the effect of sunsetting under section 50 of the Legislative Instruments Act and maintains the collection of information in accordance with subsection 64(10) of the Customs Act. It does not change the scope of information collected for the purpose of the relevant provision.
Administered by: Home Affairs
Registered 25 Sep 2015
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR12-Oct-2015
Tabled Senate12-Oct-2015



Comptroller‑General of Customs Instrument of Approval No. 7 of 2015


Customs Act 1901


I, ROMAN QUAEDVLIEG, Comptroller‑General of Customs, under section 4A of the Customs Act 1901, approve the attached “ARRIVAL REPORT (AIR)” statement as an approved statement for the purposes of communicating electronically to the Department, particulars of the arrival of an aircraft at an airport in Australia in accordance with subsection 64AA(7) of that Act.


This Instrument commences on 1 October 2015.


Dated:             18 September 2015





Comptroller‑General of Customs



Approved statement ‑ Customs Act 1901 subsection 64AA(7)


Item No.

Short title

Information required


Sender Reference

The identifier assigned by the person communicating the report to identify (and distinguish from others) the report and all subsequent amendments to the report.


Sender Reference Version

The numeric identifier assigned by the person communicating the report to identify the version of the report or the sequence of related reports.


Flight Number

The airline code (as allocated by the International Air Transport Association (IATA)), and flight number (as assigned by the carrier to identify the journey of the aircraft) for the flight.


Last Overseas Departure Port Code

The UNLocode, as published by the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UN/ECE), of the last place outside Australia which the aircraft departed from prior to its arrival in Australia.


Last Overseas Departure Date

The date the aircraft departed the place identified in item 4.


Estimated Arrival Date

The date that the aircraft was expected to arrive at the airport to which the report relates (the airport).


Actual Arrival Date

The date that the aircraft arrived at the airport.


Actual Arrival Time

The time the aircraft arrived at the airport.


Arrival Port Code

The UNLocode of the place where the airport is located.


Responsible Party Client ID

The Australian Business Number (ABN), or code allocated by the Department (the Customs Client Identifier or CCID), that identifies the operator of the aircraft.