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Old 04-30-2018, 03:34 PM
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Hi,
Is it allowed to bring in a 5 months stock of birth control pill?
Is a doctor's proof needed?
Coming from Belgium.


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Old 05-01-2018, 08:19 AM
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Hi,
Is it allowed to bring in a 5 months stock of birth control pill?
Is a doctor's proof needed?
Coming from Belgium.
All the conditions for bringing your own medication are covered on this site, you will need a Doctors prescription in English and it seems you would only be able to bring 3 months supply.
https://www.homeaffairs.gov.au/trav/...-medicine-back

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Old 06-07-2018, 10:26 AM
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I think it is possible only if you have a justification


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And you need to declare it on the Incoming Passenger Card under the first question: “Are you bringing into Australia: 1. Goods that may be prohibited or subject to restrictions, such as medicines, ...?”.
Failure to declare can have severe and expensive consequences if they catch someone with undeclared items.


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Hi there

You can bring in medication but make sure you carry a letter from your doctor on any medications coming into the country. This is the case for travelling into any country, and is needed by Customs and Immigration. A doctors letter is a quick and easy fix to making sure you have everything you need.

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