Mr. George Grace

Senior Lecturer

Phone: +61 2 6272 6300


Specialising in:

Customs Operational Environment

Interagency Cooperation and Communication

Principles of Regulatory Control

Operational Intelligence

Operational Risk Management

Supply Chain Security

WCO Framework of Standards


George Grace is an Associate Director of the Centre for Customs and Excise Studies.  Following 25 years working in Australian Customs at a regional, national and international level, George joined the CCES in 2006.

Since joining CCES, George has developed and conducted international Customs training programs for both Customs administrations and the private sector.  He currently convenes both the on-line International Customs Program for the Deutsche Post DHL freight and express courier group of companies and the Advanced Diploma in Customs Management for Caribbean Customs Officers. Over 470 students from over 80 countries have now completed DPDHL program.

As a result of his broad Customs experience at the operational and managerial levels, George has an excellent understanding of Australian and international Customs policies, practices and procedures.