Man charged over undeclared cash import

June 23, 2008

A Chinese man has been charged with attempting to import more than $50,000 in undeclared cash into Australia.

The 28-year-old man arrived at Sydney's international airport on a flight from Beijing on Saturday, authorities said in a statement ...

There are no limits on the amount of currency that can be carried in and out of the country, but it is illegal to move $10,000 or more - or the equivalent in foreign currency - without declaring it.