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1233.0 - Australian Harmonized Export Commodity Classification (AHECC), Jan 2006  
Previous ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (CANBERRA TIME) 17/06/2003   
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Contents >> Detailed export commodity classification >> Section 17: Vehicles, aircraft, vessels and associated transport equipments >> Chapter 86: Railway or tramway locomotives, rolling-stock and parts thereof; railway or tramway track fixtures and fittings and parts thereof; mechanical (including electro-mechanical) traffic signalling equipment of all kinds


8601Rail locomotives powered from an external source of electricity or by electric accumulators


8602Other rail locomotives; locomotive tenders


8603Self-propelled railway or tramway coaches, vans and trucks, other than those of 8604


8604Railway or tramway maintenance or service vehicles, whether or not self-propelled (for example, workshops, cranes, ballast tampers, trackliners, testing coaches and track inspection vehicles)


8605Railway or tramway passenger coaches, not self-propelled; luggage vans, post office coaches and other special purpose railway or tramway coaches, not self-propelled (excluding those of 8604.00)


8606Railway or tramway goods vans and wagons, not self-propelled

8607Parts of railway or tramway locomotives or rolling-stock


8608Railway or tramway track fixtures and fittings; mechanical (including electro-mechanical) signalling, safety or traffic control equipment for railways, tramways, roads, inland waterways, parking facilities, port installations or airfields; parts of the foregoing


8609Containers (including containers for the transport of fluids) specially designed and equipped for carriage by one or more modes of transport




NOTES

1. This Chapter does not cover:
    (a) Railway or tramway sleepers of wood or of concrete, or concrete guide-track sections for hovertrains (4406 or 6810);
    (b) Railway or tramway track construction material of iron or steel of 7302; or
    (c) Electrical signalling, safety or traffic control equipment of 8530.

2. 8607 applies, inter alia, to:
    (a) Axles, wheels, wheel sets (running gear), metal tyres, hoops and hubs and other parts of wheels;
    (b) Frames, underframes, bogies and bissel-bogies;
    (c) Axle boxes; brake gear;
    (d) Buffers for rolling-stock; hooks and other coupling gear and corridor connections;
    (e) Coachwork.

3. Subject to the provisions of Note 1 above, 8608 applies, inter alia, to:
    (a) Assembled track, turntables, platform buffers, loading gauges;
    (b) Semaphores, mechanical signal discs, level crossing control gear, signal and point controls, and other mechanical (including electro-mechanical) signalling, safety or traffic control equipment, whether or not fitted for electric lighting, for railways, tramways, roads, inland waterways, parking facilities, port installations or airfields.


SECTION 17 - VEHICLES, AIRCRAFT, VESSELS AND ASSOCIATED TRANSPORT EQUIPMENT
CHAPTER 86 - RAILWAY OR TRAMWAY LOCOMOTIVES, ROLLING-STOCK AND PARTS THEREOF; RAILWAY OR TRAMWAY TRACK FIXTURES AND FITTINGS AND PARTS THEREOF; MECHANICAL (INCLUDING ELECTRO-MECHANICAL) TRAFFIC SIGNALLING EQUIPMENT OF ALL KINDS

NOTE: For goods exempt from Export Entry, refer to Explanatory Notes, 1.5 Instructions for Completing an Export Entry.



Heading no
HS
code
Export Statistical
Item
Unit of quantity
    Description

8601
    RAIL LOCOMOTIVES POWERED FROM AN EXTERNAL SOURCE OF ELECTRICITY OR BY ELECTRIC ACCUMULATORS:
    8601.10
    8601.10.00
    NO
    - Powered from an external source of electricity
    8601.20
    8601.20.00
    NO
    - Powered by electric accumulators
8602
    OTHER RAIL LOCOMOTIVES; LOCOMOTIVE TENDERS:
    8602.10
    8602.10.00
    NO
    - Diesel-electric locomotives
    8602.90
    8602.90.00
    NO
    - Other
8603
    SELF-PROPELLED RAILWAY OR TRAMWAY COACHES, VANS AND TRUCKS, OTHER THAN THOSE OF 8604:
    8603.10
    8603.10.00
    NO
    - Powered from an external source of electricity
    8603.90
    8603.90.00
    NO
    - Other
8604
    8604.00
    8604.00.00
    NO
    RAILWAY OR TRAMWAY MAINTENANCE OR SERVICE VEHICLES, WHETHER OR NOT SELF-PROPELLED (FOR EXAMPLE, WORKSHOPS, CRANES, BALLAST TAMPERS, TRACKLINERS, TESTING COACHES AND TRACK INSPECTION VEHICLES)
8605
    8605.00
    8605.00.00
    NO
    RAILWAY OR TRAMWAY PASSENGER COACHES, NOT SELF-PROPELLED; LUGGAGE VANS, POST OFFICE COACHES AND OTHER SPECIAL PURPOSE RAILWAY OR TRAMWAY COACHES, NOT SELF-PROPELLED (EXCLUDING THOSE OF 8604)
8606
    RAILWAY OR TRAMWAY GOODS VANS AND WAGONS, NOT SELF-PROPELLED:
    8606.10
    8606.10.00
    NO
    - Tank wagons and the like
    8606.20
    8606.20.00
    NO
    - Insulated or refrigerated vans and wagons, other than those of 8606.10
    8606.30
    8606.30.00
    NO
    - Self-discharging vans and wagons, other than those of 8606.10 or 8606.20
    8606.9
    - Other:
    8606.91
    8606.91.00
    NO
    -- Covered and closed
    8606.92
    8606.92.00
    NO
    -- Open, with non-removable sides of a height exceeding 60 cm
    8606.99
    8606.99.00
    NO
    -- Other
8607
    PARTS OF RAILWAY OR TRAMWAY LOCOMOTIVES OR ROLLING STOCK:
    8607.1
    - Bogies, bissel-bogies, axles and wheels, and parts thereof:
    8607.11
    8607.11.00
    NR
    -- Driving bogies and bissel-bogies
    8607.12
    8607.12.00
    NR
    -- Other bogies and bissel-bogies
    8607.19
    8607.19.00
    NR
    -- Other, including parts
    8607.2
    - Brakes and parts thereof:
    8607.21
    8607.21.00
    NR
    -- Air brakes and parts thereof
    8607.29
    8607.29.00
    NR
    -- Other
    8607.30
    8607.30.00
    NR
    - Hooks and other coupling devices, buffers, and parts thereof
    8607.9
    - Other:
    8607.91
    8607.91.00
    NR
    -- Of locomotives
    8607.99
    8607.99.00
    NR
    -- Other
8608
    8608.00
    8608.00.00
    NR
    RAILWAY OR TRAMWAY TRACK FIXTURES AND FITTINGS; MECHANICAL (INCLUDING ELECTRO-MECHANICAL) SIGNALLING, SAFETY OR TRAFFIC CONTROL EQUIPMENT FOR RAILWAYS, TRAMWAYS, ROADS, INLAND WATERWAYS, PARKING FACILITIES, PORT INSTALLATIONS OR AIRFIELDS; PARTS OF THE FOREGOING
8609
    8609.00
    8609.00.00
    NO
    CONTAINERS (INCLUDING CONTAINERS FOR THE TRANSPORT OF FLUIDS) SPECIALLY DESIGNED AND EQUIPPED FOR CARRIAGE BY ONE OR MORE MODES OF TRANSPORT


ISSUE DATE: 1 JANUARY 2002


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