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What do I need to do at the port of destination?

Firstly, you need to know any regulations and what will happen at the other end.
There may be rules concerning temporary or permanent residence (eg, Thailand has different rules and taxes for Thai nationals moving back there from “foreigners” moving there […]

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Moving Overseas | What can’t I take?

Firstly, you need to check the regulations at the other end for if there is anything that is a problem. In general, all used personal and household items are OK.
Go here – we have a list of customs departments in […]

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Moving Overseas | How to find an agent at destination

Given that you have decided to move, what type of container you will need, and when this is going to happen, you will need some sort of contact or representative at the other end.
This may be a friend or family, […]

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Moving internationally | should I pack a container or just send a few boxes and sell my belongings

I thought I would write a fairly short blog post on this topic as we received a call the other day from a man who wanted to move his family over to Canada.
He was asking how much it cost to […]

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How do I prepare my car for shipment to New Zealand

Your car will need to be cleaned and vacuumed thoroughly.  New Zealand’s bio security standards are very high. 
Ensure that all food stuffs, spills and the like are removed and cleaned. 
Check that any plant material and insects or bugs have been […]

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How do I ship or export my car from Australia to New Zealand

So you want to take your car to New Zealand – here is some basic information you will need to know.
There are 2 ways of shipping your car:   
RORO.
Using a RORO (roll on roll off service) – this is […]

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Self Pack Containers – Do you need Insurance if you are relocating overseas.

It is always recommended that you insure your shipment, but the reality is that you need to consider the value of the goods, the cost of insurance, the risk involved, and any excess charges or restrictions that might apply.
For household […]

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Exporting to Japan – some tips and links to help you

Japan has made a name for itself as a nation of quality and innovation and consumers are drawn to premium, high-end goods.
Australia has a free Trade Agreement with Japan, so some commodities are duty free, whilst some are subject to […]

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Moving Overseas? Self Pack Container Shipping – Buying your own container

If relocating overseas – you may wish to buy your own container.
In some cases this may be a viable option. Hopefully you have accommodation waiting for you at the other end, but sometimes this is not the case.
Normally we would […]

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Shipping Your Car Overseas? What is a Carnet de passage…

Are you wanting to take your car overseas when you travel?
You may be interested in investigating what a carnet is and how it may be of use to you.  
Shipping your car to another country if you are intending to reside […]

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