Originally Posted by mcguyver
if you get caught you get an administrative measures penalty (amp) which is $2000 or 20% of the value of the shipment whichever is greater + seizure of shipment + interest and storage costs and any extra freight costs pending an appeal decision which can take a long time. our retailer was nailed once last year and i prepared his appeal which has gone now to minister for decision. the items were seized 11 months ago with no immediate end in sight. and this is with the proper licensing. will an individual succeed (and may haven't. just read the C.I.T.T. appeals for airsoft guns) where a business has failed? it's a chance i wouldn't bother taking with my money, but you may with yours.
Then obviously, he didn't have all the papers.
Or it was just another retard customs officer. Maybe if we paid them a bit more then minimum wage...