Please note: as of June 2024 the online form (link) to apply for a permit to export human substances from Australia will no longer be available due to decommissioning of the platform which hosts the online form. All applications for a permit to export human substances from Australia going forward must occur via the downloadable forms (link) and be emailed via PDF to email@example.com
We issue permits for the export of human substances specified in schedule 6 of Regulation 8 of the Customs (Prohibited Exports) Regulations 1958.
'Human substances' refers to goods of human origin that may be regulated as biologicals or medicines and which are:
The Department of Health and Aged Care acknowledges First Nations peoples as the Traditional Owners of Country throughout Australia, and their continuing connection to land, sea and community. We pay our respects to them and their cultures, and to all Elders both past and present.