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Moving to Australia with OSS World Wide Movers
How can I move my personal goods to Australia?
Australia is, and has always been, a popular and exciting destination. Moving to Australia to further one's professional training, skill base, and/or career opportunities are common occurrences. For 40 years OSS World Wide Movers has been assisting individuals, families, business people, and Corporates, with the professional service and advice that comes from choosing a quality international moving specialist.
Moving to Australia is one of the easiest countries to relocate to, for any assignments or permanent relocation.
Choosing an international moving company will no doubt be one of the first and most important decisions you make in the relocation process. OSS World Wide Movers move thousands of Internationals around the world every year.
Coupled with the expertise and training of our staff, potential costly delays can be avoided. For your piece of mind and protection OSS World Wide Movers is a FIDI FAIM accredited company as well as being a member of Americas International Association of Movers (IAM).
Australia has some tight quarantine laws, particularly around food, plant and animal material. There are also other restrictions on what you can bring into the country and in some cases permits may be required. To be safe, it is best to check with customs before deciding what to bring with you when you move to Australia.
Can I pack my own goods when I move to Australia?
It is recommended that you do not ship items to Australia which have been "owner packed" as they will attract stringent inspection by Customs on arrival. It is advisable to have your goods packed by your moving company to ensure the clearance process can be conducted with a minimum of fuss.
Can I move my pet to Australia?
It is recommended to send your pet through a registered pet transportation agent who will be able to contact all the relevant agencies in Australia. More information about relocating pets can be found in our moving links section of this website or speak to an OSS World Wide Move Consultant.
How much will it cost to ship my belongings to Australia?
The cost of your move will vary according to a range of factors; Freight type, if you container is personalised or shared, the nature of your items (ie. fragile, exotic etc).
Please submit an enquiry and/or request a quote to find out more information on what it will cost to ship your belongs to Australia.
How do I move my car to Australia?
Moving motor vehicles and motor bikes to Australia is possible provided Customs criteria are met.
This service is usually depot to depot, meaning the motor vehicle will be collected by you from our partners depot in Australia following customs clearance.
Customs may require evidence that the owner of the vehicle has lived abroad for 12 months or longer, so a copy of your passport with date stamp showing arrival in Australia, or copy of lease or rental agreement on in Australia would be sufficient.
Can I move my boat to Australia?
Moving a boat to Australia has similar requirements to moving a car to Australia when it comes to registration requirements and process.