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Customs (Prohibited Imports) Regulations 1956

The Customs (Prohibited Imports) Regulations 1956 allow for import of prohibited substances with permission of administering agencies.

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The Customs (Prohibited Imports) Regulations 1956 allow for the import of otherwise prohibited substances with the permission of the administering agencies.

The ODC administers the following regulations:

•    Regulation 5: Narcotic, psychotropic drugs and precursor chemicals
•    Regulation 5A: Vaping goods
•    Regulation 5F: Kava as a food product
•    Regulation 5G & 5H: Various substances which include anabolic and androgenic substances, among others.

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For more information about Customs (Prohibited Imports) Regulations 1956 visit the Australian Government Federal Register of Legislation.

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