• Are you importing or exporting Personal Goods?

    Where its new or old, general cargo or vehicles, Genesis Freight Services provides a complete door-to-door solution.

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Take the stress out of transferring your Personal Belongings

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Click on the below 4 Import Types for easy guidance

Household Items
Private Motors
New Furniture
Diplomat Effects

HOUSEHOLD GOODS

Documents applicable:

Shipping Documents

Original Bill of Lading / Airway Bill or copy of telex / express release

Inventory and C3

A detailed packing list is required, along with completing a C3.

Government Docs

For certain export countries, a Passport copy with work / residence permits are required

Sponsor Letter

For certain countries, No-Objection letter to import Household Goods into the country (typed in export country language) on the original letter head of employer / sponsor.

There will be no custom duty/VAT applicable for USED PERSONAL EFFECTS AND HOUSEHOLD GOODS imported in to most countries, including the UK. GFS can guide you further.

GFS can ensure all documents are arranged as per requirements of the country importing/exporting.

All you need to do:

  1. Confirm a quote with GFS.
  2. Advise ready date.
  3. GFS will call you and discuss best mode of transport (Air or Sea).
  4. Next GFS will arrange the movement and keep you fully informed.

For more information, a closer guidance on the process and rate applicable – please get in contact with Genesis Freight Services Ltd

PRIVATE MOTORS

Documents applicable:

Shipping Documents

Original Bill of Lading / Airway Bill or copy of telex / express release

Registration Certificate

Full Vehicle and Owner details.

Government Docs

For certain export countries, a Passport copy with work / residence permits are required

Customs Documentation

There a different documents to complete for different types of imports, contact GFS for help.

For more, GFS has a dedicated team working on the import and export of vehicles.

For most countries, Import of vehicles older than five years is forbidden whilst in the UK it is ten years. Also, the vehicle must meet UK safety and environmental standards.

Please click on the below and complete the quote request form for full guidance and assistance.

For more information, a closer guidance on the process and rate applicable – please get in contact with Genesis Freight Services Ltd

NEW FURNITURE

Documents applicable:

Shipping Documents

Original Bill of Lading / Airway Bill or copy of telex / express release

Certificate of Origin

For certain export countries, a Certificate of Origin is required.

Commercial Invoice

An invoice from the seller. Some countries will require this to be legalised.

Inventory

A detailed packing list outlining each time clearly.

Customs Duty and Local Tax (VAT) is applicable for new purchased items. Certain furniture items are duty free, GFS can guide you and ensure the correct commodity code/custom entry is processed.

GFS can ensure all documents are arranged as per requirements of the country importing/exporting.

All you need to do:

  1. Confirm a quote with GFS.
  2. Advise details of your supplier.
  3. GFS will call you and discuss best mode of transport (Air or Sea).
  4. Next GFS will arrange the movement and keep you fully informed.

For more information, a closer guidance on the process and rate applicable – please get in contact with Genesis Freight Services Ltd

DIPLOMAT TRANSFER OF GOODS

Documents applicable:

Shipping Documents

Original Bill of Lading / Airway Bill or copy of telex / express release

Customs Document

For UK arrivals, a C426 will need to be completed and signed.

Descriptive Inventory

A detailed packing list outlining each time clearly.

For the UK the process is very straight forward but you need the right Freight Forwarding agent with experience and expertise to ensure it all runs smooth.

GFS is the right partner, with many years experience and dedication in transferring household items for Diplomats – you get the right kind of service everytime. Don’t leave it to inexperienced practitioners, stick to GFS experts.

Note: For certain export countries like Qatar, once protocol letter received, shipment is normally allowed inspection and duty free clearance into the country.

For more information, a closer guidance on the process and rate applicable – please get in contact with Genesis Freight Services Ltd

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