Export Contacts

Get in touch with the following departments and organisations for more information on exporting and preparing to export.


http://www.ausveg.com.au +61 3 9882 0277

Australian Capital Territory Government


Australian Customs and Border Protection Services

http://www.border.gov.au 1300 363 263

Australian Trade Commission (Austrade)

http://www.austrade.gov.au 13 28 78

Commonwealth Government Business Resources


Department of Agriculture and Water Resources

http://www.agriculture.gov.au/ +61 (0)2 6272 3933

Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT)

http://www.dfat.gov.au +61 (0)2 6261 1111

Efic (Export Finance and Insurance Corporation)

http://www.efic.gov.au 1800 093 724

Export Council of Australia

http://www.export.org.au/eca/homepage +61 2 8243 7400

New South Wales Government

http://www.nsw.gov.au http://www.trade.nsw.gov.au/export-from-nsw

Northern Territory Government


Queensland Government

http://www.qld.gov.au http://www.tiq.qld.gov.au/export/

South Australian Government

http://www.sa.gov.au https://www.sa.gov.au/topics/business-industry-and-trade/exporting-and-importing/exporting

Tasmanian State Growth

http://www.stategrowth.tas.gov.au info@stategrowth.tas.gov.au

Victorian Government


Western Australian Government

http://www.dsd.wa.gov.au http://www.dsd.wa.gov.au/trade-with-wa/buying-from-wa/agriculture-food


This project has been funded by Hort Innovation, using the vegetable research and development levy and contributions from the Australian Government. Hort Innovation is the grower-owned, not-for-profit research and development corporation for Australian horticulture.

Key AUSVEG Staff

Michael Coote
National Manager - Export Development

Michael Coote

03 9882 0277

Michael Coote holds the role of AUSVEG National Manager – Export Development.

Michael’s main responsibility is delivery of the vegetable industry’s export market development and market access program. He is a management professional with over 10 years of experience in the delivery of large-scale transformation, reform and government efficiency initiatives.

Michael has consulted across a range of industries and sectors, including state and federal government, not-for-profit organisations and industry associations.

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