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Global shipping from the UK

International excess baggage shipping

Let us take the hassle out of shipping your excess baggage. No matter how much you need to ship, or where you need to ship to, we’ll make sure your goods arrive safely and on time.

We’ll supply you with packaging materials at no extra cost if you want to pack your own goods. If you’d prefer to have a professional packing service do the work for you, we’ll happily arrange that too. We can also arrange to collect your shipment if you live in the M25 area in London.

 

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Customs shipping guides

Below are all the documents and guidelines you need to make sure your goods arrive at their destination, safely. Please note: We will require a copy of the goods owner’s passport and visa (if applicable) to facilitate customs clearance.

Standard shipping documents

Whether you choose to ship your goods by land or by sea, we’ll need you to fill in a few standard customs forms.

Document Description
1st Contact cartons Our range of export cartons
Collection instructions Collection procedure for all consignments to the UK
Shipping instructions To be completed for all consignments to the UK
Prohibited items Please read carefully
Customs inventory To be completed for all consignments
Sample customs inventory Example of a completed customs inventory
Terms and conditions Full conditions of standard liability protection
Shipping: Removal shipping instructions To be completed for all removal consignments
Owner packed transit insurance proposal To be completed if you wish to protect your goods
Owner packed transit insurance summary Summary of conditions of marine transit insurance
Professionally packed summary of insurance Summary of conditions of marine transit insurance

Shipping by sea

If your goods will be sailing the seven seas to reach their destination, we require some additional information from you.

Document Description
Marine transit insurance proposal To be completed if you wish to protect your goods destined for the UK
Marine transit insurance summary Summary of conditions of marine transit insurance

Shipping by air

Planning on having your goods flown out of the UK? We need to ensure that they’re safe and secure for transport.

Document Description
Airfreight security forms To be completed for all airfreight consignments

Packing advice

If the task of packing your belongings seems daunting, we have some handy packing tips to make it easier.

Document Description
Removal tips Tips for moving day
Personal checklist Your personal checklist


Double Discount Deal

Use our tax refunds service
to claim your tax refund

and get 10% off your shipping fees when you use our
shipping service
to send your excess baggage home.

South Africa

Cape Town

Regent Square
Doncaster Road
Kenilworth 7708 +27 (0) 21 657 2120

Durban

201 The Annex
Ridgeside Office Park
Umhlanga +27 (0) 31 536 8843

United Kingdom

London

Castlewood House
77/91 New Oxford Street
WC1A 1DG +44 (0) 20 7759 7514

Croydon

5-7 Selsdon Road
South Croydon
CR2 6PU +44 (0) 20 7759 7581

Australia

Melbourne

9 Yarra Street
South Yarra
VIC 3141 +613 (0) 8651 4500

Sable International is a trading name of 1st Contact Money Limited (company number 07070528), registered in England and Wales. We are authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority in the UK (FCA no. 517570), the Financial Services Conduct Authority in South Africa (1st Contact Money [PTY] Ltd - FSP no. 41900) and hold an Australian Financial Services License issued by ASIC to deal in foreign exchange (1st Contact Group - AFS License number 335 126).

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