The Coalition has stopped the boats & stopped the deaths at sea. This month marks 800 days since we've had a successful people smuggling venture to Australia and that stands in contrast to Labor's record where they had 800 boats and 50,000 people who came illegally to Australia.
Statement at Roundtable 2 - Addressing drivers of migration, particularly large movements & highlighting the positive contribution of migrants - UN General Assembly, New York
Today we mark a significant milestone – two years since the last illegal people smuggling venture successfully made it to our country.
Read more about how the Turnbull Government is strengthening Australia’s border while helping the economy through more efficient border clearances of people and goods.
Faster and more streamlined trade for trusted Australian businesses is one step closer, with the Government announcing $69.9 million for the implementation of the Australian Trusted Trader (ATT) programme.
Another investigation by the Australian Border Force’s (ABF) Tobacco Strike Team has led to the seizure of 13 million smuggled cigarettes and over eight tonnes of loose leaf tobacco in Melbourne this week.