Manual return forms

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Manual return forms can be lodged with the department by email, fax or mail. The frequency that you must lodge your return depends on the legislative requirements of the commodity that you are lodging your return for.

For information about when you need to lodge your return visit the relevant commodity page.

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Animal products

Wool levy returns must be submitted with a completed ​wool producer statistics form.

Commodity return formLodgement periodPagesFile size
Goat fibre PDF Quarterly3248 KB
Honey—quarterly PDF Quarterly3219 KB
Honey—annual PDF Annual—calendar year4225 KB
Wool—monthly PDF Monthly5952 KB
Wool—annual PDF Annual—financial year4582 KB
If you are required to lodge a wool levy return please also complete and lodge the​
Wool producer information (statistics) template XLS 
190 KB

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Dairy produce

Commodity return formLodgement periodPagesFile size
Dairy Produce Milk delivered to a manufacturer—monthly PDF Monthly3320 KB
Dairy Produce – annual return of producer information PDF Annual - financial year4229 KB
Dairy Produce – annual return of producer information XLSX Annual - financial year4127 KB

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Field crops

Commodity return formLodgement periodPagesFile size
Coarse grain, legumes, oilseeds, wheat PDF Quarterly5298 KB
Cotton and seed cotton PDF Monthly4758 KB
Fodder export PDF Quarterly3316 KB
Pasture seeds PDF Quarterly4758 KB
Rice PDF Half-year (every 6 months)3697 KB
Sugar can​e PDF Monthly5645 KB

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Fisheries

Commodity return formLodgement periodPagesFile size
Farmed prawns PDF Quarterly or
Annual—financial year
5886 KB

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Forestry

Commodity return formLodgement periodPagesFile size
Forest growers — logs PDF Quarterly or Annual—financial year5344 KB
Forest and wood products PDF Quarterly or Annual—financial year5958 KB

Note: Forest and wood products import charge is payable through the Australian Customs Service.

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Game animal processing

Commodity return formLodgement periodPagesFile size
Game animals (goats and pigs) and horses PDF Monthly4582 KB
Macropods for animal consumption PDF Monthly or Annual—financial year4735 KB
Macropods for human consumption PDFMonthly or Annual—financial year4741 KB
Ratites (emu and ostrich) PDF Monthly4580 KB

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Horticulture

Commodity return formLodgement periodPagesFile size
Horticulture—quarterly PDF
please use this return form for all returns
up to 30 September 2018
Quarterly6319 KB
Horticulture—quarterly PDF
please use this return form for all returns
commencing 1 October 2018
Quarterly6319 KB
Horticulture—calendar year PDF
please use this return form for all returns
from 1 January to 31 December 2017
Annual–calendar year
2017
4298​ KB
Horticulture—calendar year PDF
please use this return form for all returns
from 1 January to 31 December 2018
Annual–calendar year
2018
4302​ KB
Horticulture—calendar year PDF
please use this return form for all returns
from 1 January to 31 December 2019
Annual–calendar year
2019
4302​ KB
Horticulture—financial year PDF
please use this return form for all returns
from 1 July 2016 to 30 June 2017
Annual–financial year
2016-17
4304 KB
Horticulture—financial year PDF
please use this return form for all returns
from 1 July 2017 to 30 June 2018
Annual–financial year
2017-18
4300 KB
Horticulture—financial year PDF
please use this return form for all returns
from 1 July 2018 to 30 June 2019
Annual–financial year
2017-18
4306 KB
Horticulture—financial year PDF
please use this return form for all returns
from 1 July 2019 to 30 June 2020
Annual–financial year
2017-18
4303 KB

Commodity return formLodgement periodPagesFile size
Cherries PDF Annual—1 April to 31 March3731 KB
Dried fruits (house packaging) PDF Annual—1 October to
30 September
4924 KB
Dried vine fruits PDF Monthly or
Annual—calendar year
3935 KB
Macadamia nuts PDF
please use this return form for macadamia returns 
up to 31 March 2018
Monthly3249 KB
Macadamia nuts PDF
please use this return form for macadamia returns 
commencing 1 April 2018
Monthly3249 KB
Mushrooms PDF
please use this return form for mushroom returns 
up to 30 June 2018
Monthly or Quarterly5270 KB
Mushrooms PDF
please use this return form for mushroom returns 
commencing 1 July 2018
Monthly or Quarterly5270 KB
Nursery products PDF Quarterly5645 KB
Olives PDF Annual—1 October to
30 September
3725 KB
Strawberries (runners) PDF Quarterly5645 KB
Turf PDF Quarterly or
Annual—financial year
4940 KB

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Live animal exports

Commodity return formLodgement periodPagesFile size
Cattle and livestock export (sheep, lambs and goats) PDF Monthly5590 KB

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Livestock processing

Commodity return formLodgement periodPagesFile size
Beef production and livestock (sheep, lamb and goats) PDF Monthly4945 KB
Pigs, Deer and Buffalo slaughter and Buffalo export PDFMonthly3864 KB

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Livestock transaction

Commodity return formLodgement periodPagesFile size
Cattle and livestock (sheep, lambs and goats) delivered for export by producers PDF Monthly5610 KB
Cattle and livestock (sheep, lambs and goats) transaction—monthly PDF Monthly6797 KB
Cattle and livestock (sheep, lambs and goats) transaction—financial year PDF Annual—financial year5818 KB

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Poultry

Commodity return formLodgement periodPagesFile size
Laying chickens and egg promotion PDF Monthly5270 KB
Meat chickens PDF Monthly4580 KB

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Tea tree oil

Commodity return formLodgement periodPagesFile size
Tea tree oil – half-year PDF Half-year (every 6 months)3231 KB
Tea tree oil – annual PDF Annual - financial year3223 KB

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Wine

If you lodge a grape research levy return form  the department encourages you to also complete the  ‘Details of contract wine making at a processing establishment’ template and voluntarily lodge this with the department at the same time you lodge your grape research return form.

Commodity return formLodgement periodPagesFile size
Fresh grapes, dried grapes and grape juice (Grape research levy) PDF Annual—financial year4540 KB
Wine grapes (Wine grapes levy) PDF Annual—financial year4296 KB
Details of contract wine making at a processing establishment XLSX Annual—financial yearn/a60 KB
Details of contract wine making at a processing establishment PDF Annual—financial year4164 KB
Wine export charge

The collection of wine export charge (WEC) is the responsibility of Wine Australia (Previously known as the Australian Grape and Wine Authority)
Please lodge your wine export charge through Wine Australia.

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