• France

    Missions and posts

    You can claim a refund of any GST, LCT and excise included in the price of:

    • furniture, furnishings, household appliances and office equipment for the official premises, including the head of mission (HOM) residence
    • telecommunications
    • real property leases for the premises used exclusively for the purposes of the mission as advised to DFAT
    • electricity and gas
    • removal costs for the HOM only
    • imported vehicles you purchased on or after 7 May 2009
    • Australian-manufactured vehicles
    • (GST and excise) alcohol (excluding wine), tobacco and fuel.

    Privileged individuals

    If you are a privileged individual (but not an administrative, technical or consular employee) at a French mission or post, you can claim a refund of any GST and LCT and excise included in the price of:

    • imported vehicles purchased on or after 7 May 2009
    • Australian-manufactured vehicles
    • (GST and excise) alcohol (excluding wine), tobacco and fuel.

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    Last modified: 08 Jul 2016QC 47796