Over many years, Chalmers has forged a strong working relationship with the Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry (DAFF), formerly known as AQIS, which has provided us with a great working knowledge of the requirements of Quarantine. Our qualified staff co-ordinate with DAFF biosecurity officers to inspect, treat and clear your cargo within the shortest time frame possible. Chalmers operates an Australian Customs Section 77G Depot in both Melbourne and Brisbane.

QUARANTINE SERVICES

Because of our bonded storage warehouses, we can transport and hold your bonded or un-quarantined cargo at our personal storage facilities. Our qualified staff co-ordinate with DAFF biosecurity officers to inspect, treat and clear your cargo within the shortest time frame possible.

 

DAFF – BIOSECURITY WASH

Our large steam cleaning and decontamination facilities have seen Chalmers become specialists in processing and cleaning just about anything our customers require. Some of the frequent things we handle in our DAFF wash are:

  • Heavy Plant And Machinery
  • Parts
  • Automobiles
  • Agricultural & Earth Moving Machinery/Vehicles

Because we understand that every day your machinery is awaiting DAFFclearance is costing you valuable time and money, we focus on cleaning your equipment efficiently and safely. Our experienced steam cleaning team will cover allDAFFrequirements, so we assure your equipment will pass the ‘clean as new’ DAFF directive every time.

By having trained and experiencedwash personnel, combined with access to Chalmers’ own on site quality diesel mechanics, we can dismantle your machinery quickly and carefully, always cleaning it to DAFF standards. We can then reassemble, saving you time and money than if you were to get it done separately elsewhere.To maintain the security of your product, Chalmers provides the highest degree of 24-hour camera surveillance and night patrols.  In addition, Melbourne operations have a dedicated lock up warehouse to house your goods.

FUMIGATION

Our fumigation contractors are trained to ensure all work is carried out to the highest standard. The fumigation process is done either on site or at our facilities, where we can easily fumigate all sea and airfreight container stock including fresh produce, timber and LCL. To ensure we comply with all mandatory regulations, our contractors are DAFF accredited.

TAILGATE INSPECTIONS

We provide our customers with fast and efficient tailgate inspections to ensure their container and contents are free of any Quarantine Risk Material.