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Jan 22nd 2021, 12:53 pm
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Posted By kirstyp

Possible freight increases for International Removals

The shipping industry is currently facing a range of major challenges worldwide, resulting in restricted capacity for International Container shipments. This is likely to have two major impacts on...
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Views: 4,173
Posted By kirstyp

Re: Shipping recommnedation

Thank you! Not sure what is going on here, the links work for me in my normal browser but when I use an 'incognito browser' (without cookies or cache) the link doesn't work and I get the same as you...
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Views: 356
Posted By kirstyp

Guide to moving belongings overseas

Some of the most frequently asked questions we see on British Expats when it comes to shipping your worldly belongings revolve around the process of how to move everything overseas and how to choose...
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Views: 588
Posted By kirstyp

International Removals during UK Coronavirus Lockdown

Hello!

Just a quick update for those that have imminent shipping services due to commence in the UK....Good news is that the UK Government have confirmed that you can still move home if you need...
Forum: USA
Jan 5th 2021, 3:09 pm
Replies: 3
Views: 779
Posted By kirstyp

Re: Shipping recommendations

hi!

Depending on how many boxes/paintings you're looking at taking you have the options of an excess baggage/courier company (for just a few boxes) or an International Removal company (if there...
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Views: 648
Posted By kirstyp

Re: Spouse visa and shipping advice

Hello! A good place to get started is to check out the FIDI website (https://www.fidi.org/) for a list of certified International Removal companies.

You can choose to book a shipping company...
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Views: 5,811
Posted By kirstyp

Questions to ask your mover about International Removals during Covid-19

Right now wherever you are moving to or from there is a risk that your move will be impacted by Coronavirus. Moving overseas is stressful at the best of times and the added risks of safety and delays...
Apr 30th 2020, 2:47 pm
Replies: 4
Views: 1,260
Posted By kirstyp

Re: Shipping belongings from the USA to UK

Hello :)
Most international movers can offer shared containers, the FIDI website will have a list of approved FAIM certified companies nearest to you. Hope that helps!
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Views: 2,260
Posted By kirstyp

Re: How much it will cost me to move back from USA to UK

Hi and welcome to British Expats :)

Where in the USA are you moving from? This will play a factor in your costs/time period.
For a full house move you're likely to use a sole use container...
Forum: New Zealand
Feb 4th 2019, 1:16 pm
Replies: 7
Views: 1,071
Posted By kirstyp

Re: Removals Companies

A great place to start is to check out FIDI website (https://www.fidi.org/) for a list of FAIM certified international removal companies that serve your area to make sure whoever you're using is...
Replies: 2
Views: 2,085
Posted By kirstyp

Re: shipping boxes from UK to USA

hello!

You can search the FIDI (https://www.fidi.org/) website for a list of pre-vetted FAIM certified approved movers in your area, contact a few to ask about their shared load / groupage...
Replies: 2
Views: 1,932
Posted By kirstyp

Re: Removal Companies France to the UK

Hi,

You have the option of using a company based in France or the UK, whichever you prefer. A great place to start for UK companies is to check the BAR Overseas website (https://bar.co.uk/) that...
Oct 19th 2018, 7:43 am
Replies: 28
Views: 19,954
Posted By kirstyp

Re: Get your removal questions answered here

Hi GBBRIT, have you tried one of the excess baggage companies? They may be able to help with a single item shipment.
Replies: 5
Views: 2,279
Posted By kirstyp

Re: can anyone recomend a good shipper from canada to uk

Hi Lvelloso, looks like matthews1969 might not have seen your reply yet to give feedback! are you looking at just sending boxes as well rather than furniture too?
Forum: New Zealand
Sep 10th 2018, 9:48 am
Replies: 4
Views: 913
Posted By kirstyp

Re: Shipping Costs

Hi,

Congratulations on the offer! Great also to hear your new employer is happy to consider a relocation package.

Typical relocation packages offered by multinationals include (as you...
Sep 6th 2018, 3:06 pm
Replies: 28
Views: 19,954
Posted By kirstyp

Re: Get your removal questions answered here

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...
Aug 23rd 2018, 3:40 pm
Replies: 5
Views: 687
Posted By kirstyp

Re: Customs and Tax Charge for cargo?

Oops, sorry you're right, I was getting my destinations mixed up :) at least someone's on the ball today! thanks durham_lad
Aug 23rd 2018, 8:58 am
Replies: 5
Views: 687
Posted By kirstyp

Re: Customs and Tax Charge for cargo?

As BritInPairs said if you've owned/used the goods for more than 12 months you can import them duty free under ToR if you're moving your main residence to the UK
Anything new will be subject to...
Replies: 5
Views: 2,279
Posted By kirstyp

Re: can anyone recomend a good shipper from canada to uk

Hi, and welcome :)

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...
Jul 13th 2018, 8:30 am
Replies: 0
Views: 2,940
Posted By kirstyp

ToR Customs helpline number update

The new ToR Customer helpline for moves INTO the UK is now live - 0300 3227900.
It is advisable to call rather than email if you need to speak with them as although hold times are long (we've had...
Replies: 1
Views: 1,465
Posted By kirstyp

Re: East Coast USA to Mainland England

Hello, welcome to BE :)

A great place to start when looking for international removal companies is to look for companies that are FIDI FAIM certified. This is the leading professional...
Replies: 0
Views: 1,388
Posted By kirstyp

Everything you need to know about International Removals

Some of the most frequently asked questions we see on British Expats when it comes to shipping your worldly belongings revolve around how to make arrangements and find and choose an international...
Replies: 6
Views: 2,165
Posted By kirstyp

Re: Moving from UK to Australia- need advice on shippers

Hi,
A few things to check when comparing - are they all FIDI FAIM certified? this is the leading professional certification for international movers giving you peace of mind that your chosen company...
Forum: Canada
Jun 18th 2018, 2:30 pm
Replies: 29
Views: 2,559
Posted By kirstyp

Re: UK to Canada movers

Try the British Association of Removers website for reviews. https://bar.co.uk/home/find-a-remover/
Their directory combines listing of local certified members with reviews from previous customers....
Forum: USA
Mar 13th 2018, 3:10 pm
Replies: 8
Views: 2,297
Posted By kirstyp

Re: Shipping to the USA

Hi Allan,

Congratulations!

Sounds like you've already thought about the things you do and don’t want to take with you. A big part of shipping costs is based on volume of items you’re taking...
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