• Standard plus package

    Standard plus package countries

    Argentina, Austria, Denmark, Ecuador, El Salvador, Georgia, Germany, Indonesia****, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Kuwait, Libya, Netherlands, Oman**, Paraguay**, Philippines, Poland**, Qatar, Russia, Serbia, Switzerland, Syria, Turkey, USA.

    Missions and posts and privileged individuals

    You can claim a refund of:

    • GST, WET included in the price of all goods and services available under the ITCS
    • GST and excise included in the price of alcohol (excluding wine), tobacco and fuel
    • GST and LCT you paid on Australian manufactured or imported motor vehicles you purchased from vehicle dealers in Australia.

    Administrative and technical (A&T) staff and consular employees

    You can claim refunds of GST, LCT and WET when, for personal use, you:

    • purchase goods
    • pay for removal of goods
    • purchase imported* or Australian-manufactured motor vehicles in Australia.

    * You can also claim refunds of GST and any LCT included in the purchase price of imported vehicles purchased within the first six months of your posting to Australia.

    ** Consular employees of Oman and consular employee or family member of Poland can only make a claim for the refund of GST and LCT included in the price of a motor vehicle they purchased within the first six months of their arrival in Australia. They can't claim refunds of GST included in the purchase of goods or services.

    *** Member or family member of A&T Staff (diplomatic staff) of Georgia can only make a claim for the refund of GST and LCT included in the price of a motor vehicle they purchased within the first six months of their arrival in Australia.

    **** Standard plus package applies to Indonesia only for the diplomatic mission.

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    Last modified: 08 Jul 2016QC 47792