List of relevant tariff classifications
Last update 17 August 2017
This is a typical list of Customs Tariff Classifications that may fall within the scope of the NICNAS registration requirements.
Importers should note that they should not limit themselves to these import classifications as some industrial chemicals are imported under chapters not listed below.
For more information on these chapters visit the Department of Immigration and Border Protection website.
|15||1505,1518 to 1522 inclusive||Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products; prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes|
Salt; sulphur; earths and stone; plastering materials; lime and cement
|26||All||Ores, slag and ash|
|27||All except 2701, 2702, 2703, 2709||Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes|
|28||All except 2844, 2845||Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals, of radioactive elements or of isotopes|
|29||All except 2935, 2936, 2937, 2940, 2941||Organic chemicals|
|32||All||Tanning or dyeing extracts; tannins and their derivatives; dyes, pigments and other colouring matter; paints and varnishes; putty and other mastics; inks|
|33||All||Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations|
|34||All except 3406||Soap,organic surface-active agents, washing preparations, lubricating preparations, artifical waxes, prepared waxes, polishing or scouring preparations, candles and similar articles, modelling pastes, "dentalwaxes" and dental preparations with a basis of plaster|
|35||All||Albuminoidal substances; modified starches; glues; enzymes|
|36||All except 3603||Explosives; pyrotechnic products; matches; pyrphoric alloys; certain combustible preparations|
|37||3707only||Photographic or cinematographic goods 3707- Chemical preparations for photographic uses (other than varnishes, glues, adhesives and similar preparations), unmixed products for photographic uses, put in measured portions or put up for retail sale in a form ready for use|
|38||All||Miscellaneous chemical products|
|39||3901 to 3914 inclusive||Plastics and articles thereof|
|40||4001 and 4002 only||Rubber and articles thereof|
|47||All except 4707||Pulp of wood or of other fibrous cellulosic material; recovered (waste and scrap) paper or paper board|
|96||9608, 9612, 9613 only||Miscellaneous manufactured articles|