Australian Border Force

​Information about the Australian Border Force, including our role in protecting Australia's border and national security, and working with us.


Who we are

Includes information about the establishment, structure, role and intent of the ABF, and the ABF Commissioner.

Protecting our border

Includes information about how and where the ABF works to protect the border across Australia's airports, seaports, maritime jurisdiction and in the community.

​ABF careers

Contains information about working in the ABF, including roles, attributes and eligibility requirements for Border Force officers and the ABF College.

News and media

Includes a link to the ABF newsroom containing media releases, speeches and other publications.

Contact us

Includes contact information for general enquiries, cargo support, providing feedback and reporting suspicious behaviour.

Taskforce Cadena

An initiative between the Department and the Fair Work Ombudsman to target and disrupt the criminals organising visa fraud, illegal work and the exploitation of foreign workers.