Customs Act 1901


Division 1 - Powers of officers  

Subdivision G - Dealing with goods seized as forfeited goods  

A seizure notice must set out the following:

(a) a statement identifying the goods;

(b) the day on which they were seized;

(c) the ground, or each of the grounds, on which they were seized;

(d) the effect of sections 205B and 205C ; and

(da) (Repealed by No 4 of 2015)

(e) if the notice is to be served in a foreign country - a statement that the person served, if that person has not yet made a claim for the return of the goods, may not make such a claim unless he or she has first appointed in writing an agent in Australia with authority to accept service of documents, including process in any proceedings arising out of the matter.


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