Taxes, fees and charges

Find out the amount of taxes, fees and charges that are included in your airfare for your flights to Australia.

Breakdown of taxes, fees and charges

These amounts for taxes, fees and charges are correct as at 20 September 2017, and are quoted in Canadian dollars. You can find out the exact amounts applicable once you have selected your flights during booking.

From Calgary

Fare breakdown of taxes, fees and charges for flights from Calgary by route
Code Name of tax, fee or charge Country Round trip to Sydney via Dallas Fort Worth or Los Angeles Round trip to Brisbane via Los Angeles Round trip to Melbourne via Los Angeles
CA Air Traveller's Security Charge Canada $25.91 $25.91 $25.91
XG Goods and Services Tax Canada $1.50 $1.50 $1.50
SQ Airport Improvement Fee Canada $30 $30 $30
XQ Quebec Sales Tax Canada - - -
RC Harmonized Sales Tax Canada - - -
YC Customs User Fee United States $13.44 $13.44 $13.44
XA APHIS User Fee United States $9.68 $9.68 $9.68
XY Immigration User Fee - US United States $17.12 $17.12 $17.12
XF Passenger Facility Charge United States $5.50 $5.50 $5.50
AY Passenger Civil Aviation Security Service Fee United States $13.68 $13.68 $13.68
WY Passenger Service Charge - International Australia $59.60 $59.60 $59.60
AU Passenger Movement Charge Australia $58.61 $58.61 $58.61
QR Passenger Service Charge - Domestic Australia - $30.52 $23.52
WG Safety and Security Charge - International and/or Domestic Australia - $5.40 $5.40
           
  Total taxes, fees and charges as at 21 September 2017   $235.04 $270.96 $263.96
           

From Edmonton

Fare breakdown of taxes, fees and charges for flights from Edmonton by route
Code Name of tax, fee or charge Country Round trip to Sydney via  Los Angeles Round trip to Brisbane via Los Angeles Round trip to Melbourne via Los Angeles
CA Air Traveller's Security Charge Canada $25.91 $25.91 $25.91
XG Goods and Services Tax Canada $1.50 $1.50 $1.50
SQ Airport Improvement Fee Canada $30 $30 $30
XQ Quebec Sales Tax Canada - - -
RC Harmonized Sales Tax Canada - - -
YC Customs User Fee United States $13.52 $13.52 $13.52
XA APHIS User Fee United States $12.28 $12.28 $12.28
XY Immigration User Fee - US United States $17.20 $17.20 $17.20
XF Passenger Facility Charge United States $5.53 $5.53 $5.53
AY Passenger Civil Aviation Security Service Fee United States $13.76 $13.76 $13.76
WY Passenger Service Charge - International Australia $56.78 $45.84 $37.04
AU Passenger Movement Charge Australia $52.23 $52.23 $52.23
QR Passenger Service Charge - Domestic Australia - - -
WG Safety and Security Charge - International and/or Domestic Australia - $7.36 $4.01
           
  Total taxes, fees and charges as at 21 September 2017   $228.71 $225.13 $212.98
           

From Halifax

Fare breakdown of taxes, fees and charges for flights from Halifax by route
Code Name of tax, fee or charge Country Round trip to Sydney via Chicago and Los Angeles Round trip to Brisbane via New York and Los Angeles Round trip to Melbourne via Chicago or New York, and Los Angeles
CA Air Traveller's Security Charge Canada $25.91 $25.91 $25.91
XG Goods and Services Tax Canada - - -
SQ Airport Improvement Fee Canada $25 $25 $29
XQ Quebec Sales Tax Canada - - -
RC Harmonized Sales Tax Canada $3.75 $3.75 $4.27
YC Customs User Fee United States $13.52 $13.52 $13.52
XA APHIS User Fee United States $12.28 $12.28 $12.28
XY Immigration User Fee - US United States $17.20 $17.20 $17.20
XF Passenger Facility Charge United States $5.53 $5.53 $5.53
AY Passenger Civil Aviation Security Service Fee United States $13.76 $13.76 $13.76
WY Passenger Service Charge - International Australia $56.78 $45.84 $37.04
AU Passenger Movement Charge Australia $52.23 $52.23 $52.23
QR Passenger Service Charge - Domestic Australia - - -
WG Safety and Security Charge - International and/or Domestic Australia - $7.36 $4.01
           
  Total taxes, fees and charges as at 21 September 2017   $225.96 $222.38 $214.75
           

From Kelowna

Fare breakdown of taxes, fees and charges for flights from Kelowna by route
Code Name of tax, fee or charge Country Round trip to Sydney via Seattle and Los Angeles Round trip to Brisbane via Vancouver and Los Angeles Round trip to Melbourne via Vancouver and Los Angeles
CA Air Traveller's Security Charge Canada $25.91 $25.91 $25.91
XG Goods and Services Tax Canada $0.75 $0.75 $0.75
SQ Airport Improvement Fee Canada $15 $15 $15
XQ Quebec Sales Tax Canada - - -
RC Harmonized Sales Tax Canada - - -
YC Customs User Fee United States $13.52 $13.52 $13.52
XA APHIS User Fee United States $12.28 $12.28 $12.28
XY Immigration User Fee - US United States $17.20 $17.20 $17.20
XF Passenger Facility Charge United States $5.53 $5.53 $5.53
AY Passenger Civil Aviation Security Service Fee United States $13.76 $13.76 $13.76
WY Passenger Service Charge - International Australia $56.78 $45.84 $37.04
AU Passenger Movement Charge Australia $52.23 $52.23 $52.23
QR Passenger Service Charge - Domestic Australia - - -
WG Safety and Security Charge - International and/or Domestic Australia - $7.36 $4.01
           
  Total taxes, fees and charges as at 21 September 2017   $212.96 $209.38 $197.23
           

From Montreal

Fare breakdown of taxes, fees and charges for flights from Montreal by route
Code Name of tax, fee or charge Country Round trip to Sydney via San Francisco or Dallas Fort Worth Round trip to Brisbane via Dallas Fort Worth Round trip to Melbourne via Dallas Fort Worth
CA Air Traveller's Security Charge Canada $25.91 $25.91 $25.91
XG Goods and Services Tax Canada $1.25 $1.25 $1.25
SQ Airport Improvement Fee Canada $25 $25 $25
XQ Quebec Sales Tax Canada $2.49 $2.49 $2.49
RC Harmonized Sales Tax Canada - - -
YC Customs User Fee United States $13.44 $13.44 $13.44
XA APHIS User Fee United States $9.68 $9.68 $9.68
XY Immigration User Fee - US United States $17.12 $17.12 $17.12
XF Passenger Facility Charge United States $5.50 $5.50 $5.50
AY Passenger Civil Aviation Security Service Fee United States $13.68 $13.68 $13.68
WY Passenger Service Charge - International Australia $59.60 $59.60 $59.60
AU Passenger Movement Charge Australia $58.61 $58.61 $58.61
QR Passenger Service Charge - Domestic Australia - $15.26 $23.52
WG Safety and Security Charge - International and/or Domestic Australia - $3.13 $5.40
           
  Total taxes, fees and charges as at 21 September 2017   $232.28 $245.96 $261.20
           

From Ottawa

Fare breakdown of taxes, fees and charges for flights from Ottawa by route
Code Name of tax, fee or charge Country Round trip to Sydney via Chicago and Los Angeles Round trip to Brisbane via Chicago and Los Angeles Round trip to Melbourne via Chicago and Los Angeles
CA Air Traveller's Security Charge Canada $25.91 $25.91 $25.91
XG Goods and Services Tax Canada - - -
SQ Airport Improvement Fee Canada $23 $23 $23
XQ Quebec Sales Tax Canada - - -
RC Harmonized Sales Tax Canada $2.99 $2.99 $2.99
YC Customs User Fee United States $13.52 $13.52 $13.52
XA APHIS User Fee United States $12.28 $12.28 $12.28
XY Immigration User Fee - US United States $17.20 $17.20 $17.20
XF Passenger Facility Charge United States $5.53 $5.53 $5.53
AY Passenger Civil Aviation Security Service Fee United States $13.76 $13.76 $13.76
WY Passenger Service Charge - International Australia $56.78 $45.84 $37.04
AU Passenger Movement Charge Australia $52.23 $52.23 $52.23
QR Passenger Service Charge - Domestic Australia - - -
WG Safety and Security Charge - International and/or Domestic Australia - $7.36 $4.01
           
  Total taxes, fees and charges as at 21 September 2017   $223.20 $219.62 $207.47
           

From Quebec City

Fare breakdown of taxes, fees and charges for flights from Quebec City by route
Code Name of tax, fee or charge Country Round trip to Sydney via Chicago and Los Angeles Round trip to Brisbane via Monreal or Chicago and Los Angeles Round trip to Melbourne via Montreal or Toronto, and Los Angeles
CA Air Traveller's Security Charge Canada $25.91 $25.91 $25.91
XG Goods and Services Tax Canada $1.50 $1.50 $1.50
SQ Airport Improvement Fee Canada $30 $30 $30
XQ Quebec Sales Tax Canada $2.99 $2.99 $2.99
RC Harmonized Sales Tax Canada - - $0.52
YC Customs User Fee United States $13.52 $13.52 $13.52
XA APHIS User Fee United States $12.28 $12.28 $12.28
XY Immigration User Fee - US United States $17.20 $17.20 $17.20
XF Passenger Facility Charge United States $5.53 $5.53 $5.53
AY Passenger Civil Aviation Security Service Fee United States $13.76 $13.76 $13.76
WY Passenger Service Charge - International Australia $56.80 $56.80 $56.80
AU Passenger Movement Charge Australia $52.23 $52.23 $52.23
QR Passenger Service Charge - Domestic Australia - - -
WG Safety and Security Charge - International and/or Domestic Australia - $7.36 $4.01
           
  Total taxes, fees and charges as at 21 September 2017   $231.70 $228.12 $220.49
           

From Saskatoon

Fare breakdown of taxes, fees and charges for flights from Saskatoon by route
Code Name of tax, fee or charge Country Round trip to Sydney via Denver and Los Angeles Round trip to Brisbane via Denver and Los Angeles Round trip to Melbourne via Denver and Los Angeles
CA Air Traveller's Security Charge Canada $25.91 $25.91 $25.91
XG Goods and Services Tax Canada $1 $1 $1
SQ Airport Improvement Fee Canada $20 $20 $20
XQ Quebec Sales Tax Canada - - -
RC Harmonized Sales Tax Canada - - -
YC Customs User Fee United States $13.52 $13.52 $13.52
XA APHIS User Fee United States $12.28 $12.28 $12.28
XY Immigration User Fee - US United States $17.20 $17.20 $17.20
XF Passenger Facility Charge United States $5.53 $5.53 $5.53
AY Passenger Civil Aviation Security Service Fee United States $13.76 $13.76 $13.76
WY Passenger Service Charge - International Australia $56.78 $45.84 $37.04
AU Passenger Movement Charge Australia $52.23 $52.23 $52.23
QR Passenger Service Charge - Domestic Australia - - -
WG Safety and Security Charge - International and/or Domestic Australia - $7.36 $4.01
           
  Total taxes, fees and charges as at 21 September 2017   $218.21 $214.63 $202.48
           

From Toronto

Fare breakdown of taxes, fees and charges for flights from Toronto by route
Code Name of tax, fee or charge Country Round trip to Sydney via Dallas Fort Worth Round trip to Brisbane via Los Angeles Round trip to Melbourne via Los Angeles
CA Air Traveller's Security Charge Canada $25.91 $25.91 $25.91
XG Goods and Services Tax Canada - - -
SQ Airport Improvement Fee Canada $25 $25 $29
XQ Quebec Sales Tax Canada - - -
RC Harmonized Sales Tax Canada $3.25 $3.25 $3.25
YC Customs User Fee United States $13.44 $13.44 $13.44
XA APHIS User Fee United States $9.68 $9.68 $9.68
XY Immigration User Fee - US United States $17.12 $17.12 $17.12
XF Passenger Facility Charge United States $5.50 $5.50 $5.50
AY Passenger Civil Aviation Security Service Fee United States $13.68 $13.68 $13.68
WY Passenger Service Charge - International Australia $59.60 $59.60 $59.60
AU Passenger Movement Charge Australia $58.61 $58.61 $58.61
QR Passenger Service Charge - Domestic Australia - $30.52 $30.52
WG Safety and Security Charge - International and/or Domestic Australia - $5.40 $5.40
           
  Total taxes, fees and charges as at 21 September 2017   $231.79 $267.71 $267.71
           

From Vancouver

Fare breakdown of taxes, fees and charges for flights from Vancouver by route
Code Name of tax, fee or charge Country Round trip to Sydney via Los Angeles Round trip to Brisbane via Los Angeles Round trip to Melbourne via Los Angeles
CA Air Traveller's Security Charge Canada $25.91 $25.91 $25.91
XG Goods and Services Tax Canada $1 $1 $1
SQ Airport Improvement Fee Canada $20 $20 $20
XQ Quebec Sales Tax Canada - - -
RC Harmonized Sales Tax Canada - - -
YC Customs User Fee United States $13.44 $13.44 $13.44
XA APHIS User Fee United States $9.68 $9.68 $9.68
XY Immigration User Fee - US United States $17.12 $17.12 $17.12
XF Passenger Facility Charge United States $5.50 $5.50 $5.50
AY Passenger Civil Aviation Security Service Fee United States $13.68 $13.68 $13.68
WY Passenger Service Charge - International Australia $56.60 $50.18 $41.02
AU Passenger Movement Charge Australia $58.61 $58.61 $58.61
QR Passenger Service Charge - Domestic Australia - - -
WG Safety and Security Charge - International and/or Domestic Australia - $6.26 $4.04
           
  Total taxes, fees and charges as at 21 September 2017   $224.54 $221.38 $210
           

From Victoria

Fare breakdown of taxes, fees and charges for flights from Victoria by route
Code Name of tax, fee or charge Country Round trip to Sydney via Vancouver and Los Angeles Round trip to Brisbane via Seattle and Los Angeles Round trip to Melbourne via Calgary and Los Angeles
CA Air Traveller's Security Charge Canada $25.91 $25.91 $25.91
XG Goods and Services Tax Canada $0.75 $0.75 $0.50
SQ Airport Improvement Fee Canada $15 $15 $15
XQ Quebec Sales Tax Canada - - -
RC Harmonized Sales Tax Canada - - -
YC Customs User Fee United States $13.52 $13.52 $13.52
XA APHIS User Fee United States $12.28 $12.28 $12.28
XY Immigration User Fee - US United States $17.20 $17.20 $17.20
XF Passenger Facility Charge United States $5.53 $5.53 $5.53
AY Passenger Civil Aviation Security Service Fee United States $13.76 $13.76 $13.76
WY Passenger Service Charge - International Australia $56.78 $45.84 $37.04
AU Passenger Movement Charge Australia $52.23 $52.23 $52.23
QR Passenger Service Charge - Domestic Australia - - -
WG Safety and Security Charge - International and/or Domestic Australia - $7.36 $4.01
           
  Total taxes, fees and charges as at 21 September 2017   $212.96 $209.38 $196.98
           

From Winnepeg

Fare breakdown of taxes, fees and charges for flights from Winnepeg by route
Code Name of tax, fee or charge Country Round trip to Sydney via Edmonton and Los Angeles Round trip to Brisbane via Calgary and Los Angeles Round trip to Melbourne via Denver and Los Angeles
CA Air Traveller's Security Charge Canada $25.91 $25.91 $25.91
XG Goods and Services Tax Canada $1.25 $1.25 $1.25
SQ Airport Improvement Fee Canada $25 $25 $25
XQ Quebec Sales Tax Canada - - -
RC Harmonized Sales Tax Canada - - -
YC Customs User Fee United States $13.52 $13.52 $13.52
XA APHIS User Fee United States $12.28 $12.28 $12.28
XY Immigration User Fee - US United States $17.20 $17.20 $17.20
XF Passenger Facility Charge United States $5.53 $5.53 $5.53
AY Passenger Civil Aviation Security Service Fee United States $13.76 $13.76 $13.76
WY Passenger Service Charge - International Australia $56.78 $45.84 $37.04
AU Passenger Movement Charge Australia $52.23 $52.23 $52.23
QR Passenger Service Charge - Domestic Australia - - -
WG Safety and Security Charge - International and/or Domestic Australia - $7.36 $4.01
           
  Total taxes, fees and charges as at 21 September 2017   $223.46 $219.88 $207.73
           

Important information

Disclaimer: * Third party taxes, fees and charges are subject to change, may vary depending on the itinerary, exchange rate fluctuation and some exceptions may apply. Canada Goods and Services Tax is levied on tickets for transportation wholly within taxation area (Canada, USA except Hawaii, St Pierre & Miquelon) with first emplanement in Canada at a rate of 5%. Australia Passenger Service Charge (QR) is a variable charge with a range between A$1 to A$35 depending on the airport. Australia Passenger Service Charge - International (WY) is a variable charge with a range between A$9 and A$30 depending on the airport.