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Old Apr 15th 2016, 12:35 am
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I have a collection of 3 blunted movie prop swords. can I take these over to new Zealand with me?

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Old Apr 15th 2016, 10:44 am
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Hi

I have a collection of 3 blunted movie prop swords. can I take these over to new Zealand with me?

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hi,

Normally we would ask for a photo and blade size so that we can check directly with our partner in New Zealand so we can evaluate if customs are likely to consider them weapons. Usually providing its clear they are props and not weapons this isn't a problem but we advise on a case by case basis to avoid any nasty surprises on arrival!

Hope that helps?
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Hello
We are hoping to move from London UK to northern New Jersey with my husband's work. We want to get a rough guesstimate on how much it would be to ship a king size bed, bunk beds, cot, sofa, dining table, chairs, clothes, toys etc.. there are 5 of us (my kids are 2 months, 2 years and 5 years old) coming from a 4 bed house. Am I looking at 5K? less? a lot more? thanks!
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Old Aug 18th 2016, 5:26 am
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Hi kirstyp,

Please can you tell me if you do Removals and Shipping from Turkey to the UK.

Best wishes

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Old Aug 18th 2016, 10:51 am
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Hi kirstyp,

Please can you tell me if you do Removals and Shipping from Turkey to the UK.

Best wishes

Susan
hi Susan,

Yes we do! If you give us a call on 01797228000 or email [email protected] one of our team will be happy to help you!

thanks,
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Old Aug 19th 2016, 6:51 am
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hi Susan,

Yes we do! If you give us a call on 01797228000 or email [email protected] one of our team will be happy to help you!

thanks,
Kirsty
Thank you Kirsty, I have been in touch with your UK office .
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Old Nov 29th 2016, 7:00 pm
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Hi, Looking to ship some boxes of clothes from Seattle in the US to near Sheffield in the UK. UPS charges around $5 a lb, can i do better than that with any one else? Thanks
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Old Sep 19th 2017, 10:28 am
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Can someone suggest a good price shipping company that i can use to send back some home furnishing and clothes. Ive been in the US for about 15 years and now returning back to London. I have a three bedroom house with things I would like to bring with me

Also would any of my new TV's work in the UK as I would like to bring them to.

Thank you.
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Old Sep 19th 2017, 10:57 am
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Hi Marcjay, can't help with a shipping company, i sent mainly clothes and used USPS in the end.Do make sure you apply for a TRANSFER OF RESIDENCE CODE though, otherwise you will get charged customs duties!
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Old Sep 19th 2017, 11:25 am
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Can someone suggest a good price shipping company that i can use to send back some home furnishing and clothes. Ive been in the US for about 15 years and now returning back to London. I have a three bedroom house with things I would like to bring with me

Also would any of my new TV's work in the UK as I would like to bring them to.

Thank you.
Hello, hopefully we can help..

Re: Shipping companies... A great place to start for shipping is to check out FIDI website for a list of FAIM certified international removal companies that serve your area to make sure whoever you're using is fully qualified, licensed and independently vetted for overseas moving. Coming back to the UK you can either choose a UK or US company so you have good options available. There are lots more tips about choosing reputable removals companies and your different options in the other threads in this vendor forum for International Removals Advice.

Re: TV's, if they work and to what extent varies by model and manufacturer, so best to check your manual or the advice on their website or helpline. A few things to look out for are voltage (can it be used with a converter), standards (UK uses PAL and US NTSC), whether you will get a signal from aerial/freeview/sky connections and the inputs on the TV e.g. Scart to see if they all match up with any other equipment you'll need to connect.

Hope that helps?
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Old Sep 6th 2018, 2:57 pm
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Hi. Any advice on companies which don't charge an arm and a leg for about 25 boxes of around 5kg each size 18x24x14 in from the UK to a storage unit in Barcelona?
At the moment it seems that TNT is the cheapest option but maybe I get a better quote as an additional load?
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Old Sep 6th 2018, 3:06 pm
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Hi. Any advice on companies which don't charge an arm and a leg for about 25 boxes of around 5kg each size 18x24x14 in from the UK to a storage unit in Barcelona?
At the moment it seems that TNT is the cheapest option but maybe I get a better quote as an additional load?
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Hi Jen,

As this would be classed as a part load your best rates from moving companies will be from those who regularly service Spain. British Association of Removers member Matthew James removals offer a regular service between UK and Spain and have their own depot in Barcelona so may be worth getting a quote from?

Hope that helps!
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I have inherited a single piece of furniture, a writing desk, which I want to have shipped from England to USA. Apparently it is to large for any sort of regular parcel shipment but too small for any shipping company to want to deal with. Any ideas?
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Old Oct 19th 2018, 7:43 am
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I have inherited a single piece of furniture, a writing desk, which I want to have shipped from England to USA. Apparently it is to large for any sort of regular parcel shipment but too small for any shipping company to want to deal with. Any ideas?
Hi GBBRIT, have you tried one of the excess baggage companies? They may be able to help with a single item shipment.
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