INTERNATIONAL DESTINATIONS
moving to Israel    flag of United Kingdom   flag of Brazil   flag of France   flag of Netherlands   flag of Greece   flag of Italy   flag of Switzerland   globe icon
MOVING TO THE UK
THINGS TO CONSIDER  STORAGE  CUSTOMS 
IMPORTING A CAR   MARINE INSURANCE DUTY & TAX
 DOCUMENTS RESTRICTIONS PET POLICY 

Restrictions

PROHIBITED ITEMS

In the United Kingdom, some articles may not be imported whatsoever. These items include, but may not be limited to:

  • Illegal drugs
  • Flick knives (AKA switchblades) and gravity knives
  • All handguns other than certain .22 caliber target pistols
  • Pornographic material
  • Horror comics
  • Drugs and other narcotics
  • Counterfeit currency
  • Meat, poultry, fish and other animal products (if traveling from a country not in the EU)
  • Trees, plants, shrubs, seeds, bulbs, soil, potatoes and other vegetables and fruits (if traveling from a country not in the EU)
  • Products created from remains of protected/endangered animal and plant species
    • Fur, skins, ivory, reptile leather, caviar, shells or products made from these items

RESTRICTED/DUTIABLE ITEMS

Some articles may have restricted quantities or require special authorization/ payments of duties and taxes to clear customs in the UK. These items include, but are not limited to:

  • Firearms
  • Ammunition and explosives
  • New household goods and personal effects if they are less than six months old (invoice required)
  • Alcohol, tobacco and perfume products are dutiable and must be declared on your Customs Form (C-3 or C-33)
    • Do not ship these items along with your household goods
    • Importation of these items can result in a full inspection of your entire shipment
  • Plants require a Phytosanitary Certificate
  • Certain radio transmitters
    • CB radios, walkie-talkie, cordless telephones, etc.
FAST QUOTE

We Donate to Autism

Affiliations

affiliations1

Moving Tips

1. Don't pack away your keys
2. Don't pack away your plane tickets
3. Label any box you need immediately "Open First" 
4.  Notify the utility companies about when to connect and disconnect power, cable, telephone etc.
5.  Notify the post office to route your mail to your new location
6.  Send change of address cards to friends and family 
7. Keep out some pet food handy for your pets 
8. Don't forget about your garden furniture or items in the yard 
9. Take a last look around when the movers have completed loading the truck at the pickup site
10.  Familiariaze yourself with local hospitals, urgent care facilities and pizza delivery restaurants!

 

StatisticsReview of All American Van Lines, Inc

 

Business Award

Best Mover 2014/2015

angies list 2015

All American Van Lines, Inc.  303 Smith Street Farmingdale, NY 11735  Phone: (888) 777-MOVE  Fax: (631) 759-2944

US DOT: #663388          MC: #310382        NY DOT: #12304

The contents on this website are © Copyright All American Van Lines Inc. 2015

Switch to mobile site