Tag: car shipping

Tax Exemptions Applicable to Imports from a Member-State of Personal Property

CUSTOMS AND EXCISE DEPARTMENT NICOSIA SEPTEMBER 2005 1A. INΤRODUCTION 1. Legal basis Community legislation: Regulation (EEC) 918/83 Directive 83/183 (EEC) National legislation: The Excise Duties (Tax Exemptions Applicable to Imports from a Member-State of the Personal Property of Individuals) Regulations of 2004, no.376/04 The Customs Duties (Customs Reliefs) Regulations of 2004, no.377/04 The Customs and … Continue reading Tax Exemptions Applicable to Imports from a Member-State of Personal Property

Container Shipping & Its advantages

Here at First Base Freight when we give our customers a quote for shipping there car we always try to give them every option possible. Many people that we have spoken to over the years didn’t know that you can actually ship your car in a container. Many people like the idea, but usually because … Continue reading Container Shipping & Its advantages

Can Your Car Be Shipped?

Here at First Base Freight we have noticed that whenever your shipping vehicles overseas to a new country there are a few things that you will have to check. Many countries throughout the world have many rules on what type of cars they allow to be shipped into their country. The usual ones are: Age … Continue reading Can Your Car Be Shipped?

New Online Sailing Schedule

Over the past 6 months we have noticed that more and more people were contacting us or emailing about schedules for ships from the UK. It wasn’t just our customers that were contacting us it was anyone who had an interest in a vessel that was leaving from the UK. So to help our customers … Continue reading New Online Sailing Schedule

Shipping To and From Cyprus

With everything that is going on in Cyprus with the governments, banks and Euro, we were expecting to see a decline in the amount of vehicles that we would ship over to Cyprus. In fact the numbers we are shipping has stayed pretty steady but what we have noticed is that there has been a … Continue reading Shipping To and From Cyprus

Shipping a Truck to Durban

Car and Truck shipping to Durban from Sheerness our Southampton 2-3 times per month is a straight forward process, you firstly choose which port is the best for you and we will do the rest. All vehicles are shipped on our purpose built roll on/roll off vessels and transit takes approximately 19 days. It has … Continue reading Shipping a Truck to Durban

Shipping Cars and Trucks to Walvis Bay, Namibia

We regularly ship to Walvis Bay in Namibia 2-3 times per month from the port of Sheerness in Kent. Our transit times to Walvis Bay takes approximately 15-18 days. Our regular and returning clients ship their vehicles which include saloons, 4×4’s, trucks, trailers and vans to Walvis Bay for delivery to further destinations such as Windhoek, Botswana, Plumtree in … Continue reading Shipping Cars and Trucks to Walvis Bay, Namibia

Shipping a Car to Australia

We are currently shipping approximately 3 times a month to the ports of Brisbane, Fremantle, Melbourne & Sydney in Australia on our roll on/roll off vessels.  This services sails from the port of Southampton and takes approximately 39-43 days to reach its destination. The roll on/roll off vessels are purpose built to carry any rolling cargo such … Continue reading Shipping a Car to Australia

Car shipping services for worldwide destinations – products and services from First Base Freight Ltd

Welcome to First Base Freight, Vehicle shipping specialists One of the most trusted vehicle shipping companies in the UK. We offer professional, cost-effective shipping services so that your vehicle gets to the right place at the right time. We also handle vehicle imports to the UK, so whatever you’re looking for, we can help.   … Continue reading Car shipping services for worldwide destinations – products and services from First Base Freight Ltd

Clearance Procedures for New Zealand – Personal Effects

As per the New Zealand customs website Removal companies, airlines and shipping companies will usually provide arrival papers for your imported personal effects. Some freight forwarders/Customs brokers or removal companies will also assist you with Customs formalities. They may charge a fee for their services for obtaining Customs clearance. To obtain clearance of the shipment … Continue reading Clearance Procedures for New Zealand – Personal Effects