Free trade agreements

Includes information on relevant legislation, policy and notices.

Free trade agreements provide a mechanism for the facilitation of trade in goods. Each agreement has information and links to relevant legislation, policy and notices on the rules of origin and how to access preferential rates of duty. 

Australia has trade initiatives or trade agreements with the countries or groups of countries listed in the following table.

Initiative ​Agreement Status ​Preference Flow
​The Agreement establishing an ASEAN-Australia-New Zealand Free Trade Area ​Plurilateral ​Reciprocal
​Canada Australia Trade Agreement (CANATA) ​Bilateral ​Reciprocal
​Australia-Chile Free Trade Agreement (ACl-FTA) ​Bilateral ​Reciprocal
​Developing Country Preferential Rates ​Developing Country Preferential Rates ​Non-Reciprocal
​Forum Islands (Including Fiji) ​Bilateral ​Non-Reciprocal
​Korea-Australia Free Trade Agreement (KAFTA) ​Bilateral ​Reciprocal
​Japan-Australia Economic Partnership Agreement (JAEPA) ​Bilateral ​Reciprocal
​Malaysia-Australia Free Trade Agreement (MAFTA) ​Bilateral ​Reciprocal
​Australian New Zealand Closer Economic Relations Trade Agreement (ANZCERTA) ​Bilateral ​Reciprocal
​Singapore-Australia Free Trade Agreement (SAFTA) ​Bilateral ​Reciprocal
​Thailand-Australia Free Trade Agreement (TAFTA) ​Bilateral ​Reciprocal
​Australia-United States Free Trade Agreement (AUSFTA) ​Bilateral ​Reciprocal