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Hi Guys
I need a quick clarification about the carnet at the end of my trip.
I am planning a trip from Ireland to Oz (where I will stay for a few months) and I am just beginning to get things together. My question is once we arrive in Australia is it possible to pay the import tax on the car and sell-scrap it there. We really dont want to have to bring the car back to Ireland. Is this possible or do I have to ship the car back to Ireland.

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Hi Liam

Picked up your query.....

A visitor cannot sell/scrape the vehicle in Australia if entering under cover of a carnet as that is primarily the reason for carnet issue/use in the first place.

Give me a call on +1454 208304 & will be happy to talk through carnet issue & options. Its easier to discuss on phone than email !!

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Thanks Paul, I will get back to you in a few days once I get home from a work trip.

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