Four men facing court on WA meth importation

Four men faced court in Perth on Friday, 26 August 2016 for their alleged role in the importation of around 45.6 kilograms of methamphetamine concealed in timber logs. A joint investigation involving the Australian Federal Police (AFP) ... Read More →

Letter to the Editor - SMH

Dear Sir, The opinion piece by Harold Mitchell (SMH, 26 August, Open ‘during business hours only’ is the wrong way to foster success) contains a number of misconceptions. There has been no change in the clearance arrangement... Read More →

Immigration to visit south-west NSW

Immigration officers will visit Griffith in south-west NSW on 1 September to provide immigration information to people who have overstayed their visas. A spokesperson for the Department of Immigration and Border Protection (DIBP) sa... Read More →

The 'Nauru Files'

The Australian Government continues to support the Nauruan Government to provide for the health, welfare and safety of all transferees and refugees in Nauru. The documents published today are evidence of the rigorous reporting procedure... Read More →

Four million illicit cigarettes seized

The Australian Border Force (ABF) has seized more than four million illicit cigarettes after they were shipped to Australia from Korea. The cigarettes had a potential street value of up to $3.5 million and the total amount of duty evade... Read More →