Australian Government - Australian Customs and Border Protection Service

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Tourist Refund Scheme

Tourist Refund Scheme (TRS) logoYou can claim a refund of the goods and services tax (GST) and wine equalisation tax (WET) that you pay on goods you buy in Australia. The refund only applies to goods you take with you as hand luggage or wear on to the aircraft or ship when you leave the country.