Shipping to Australia

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Excess luggage shipping since 2001 have helped many people including students to migrate from the UK with small excess luggage moves all over the Globe, We offer effective excess luggage solutions daily for people moving from the UK. We have built our reputation on customer service; reliability, choice, and customer satisfaction comes first.

we specialize in shipping to Australia and have done thousands of successful moves to different parts of Australia (Adelaide,Brisbane,Sydney etc..). We will deliver the products right every time just in time and make a happy replationship with our customer. So next time when you are thinking of shipping to Australia give us an opportunity to do us a move for you and we assure you a successful shipping move to australia

So it time to go home you have more excess baggage, excess luggage to Australia, you been in the Uk for some while and have had enough of the “Pom’s” and the weather!. Wait for it before you get on that plane with too much a-excess-Luggage and be given your credit card a good hammering by the airlines for excess baggage fee’s, think about it ! Did you know that the airline excess baggage charges are around £30.00 per Kilo. So stop right here and take a breather. We shall tell you more information on airline excess baggage charges later. Any how Here is what you have missing out on whilst you have been away, or in the case of the new migrants to Australia. The aussie’s have much to offer like Crocs, Kangaroos, Koala bears and Posoms. Australia is a land of contrasts, From the Harsh deserts to huge grazing lands, sweeping golden beaches, stunning landscapes, and tropical rainforests. Australian shipping to Adelaide, Brisbane, Cairns, Canberra, Darwin, Fremantle, Hobart, Melbourne, Perth, Sydney and Gold Coast.

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Australia surrounded by the “Indian” and Pacific Oceans, Australia is also home to an abundance of animals and plants, many of which are unique to the continent. Australia is the sixth largest continent in the world, yet it has the lowest population density, with only two people per square kilometer. In fact Australia's population is only about 19.6 million. In 2004, 18,000 Britons migrated to Australia, and the UK provides the largest percentage of skilled immigrants to Australia. Recently the Australian Government raised its 2006 target for skilled immigrants to 97,500.

So if you have decided or are deciding to immigrate to Australia you will need a shipping company, whether you've decided to make Australia your home for a few years or you've decided to take up permanent residence there. It's a major move - and one that requires making financial decisions and that is where we come into play at your service is Excess Luggage Company.

We also provide express delivery services for documents and parcels via our EOS Express Courier service, AviMo and Excess-luggage have made shipping more cost effective, easy and simple. To ship your excess baggage or urgent documents, parcels via courier service, cargo services, airfreight, sea freight, unaccompanied personal effects through our Excess-Luggage Shipping service to Australia.  

International shipping, student-shipping, excess-baggage whether by sea or air can appear to be a complicated and confusing process, to some destinations it is, but with years of experience in shipping and courier service all over the world we have created simple international shipping solutions.

There are customs formalities to be completed upon arrival in Australia for excess luggage so there are official forms to be filled in, it is a quite straight forward process that you should be able to complete yourself, at no extra cost, if you do need help our agent will be available to assist you can even down load the forms from our Excess Luggage site. The good news is that there is no VAT on Export of excess-luggage of goods out of the UK. The online excess luggage price quoted is what you will pay to arrival at the port subject to service level you choose, we accept payment by cash, credit card and cheque. Please note that your excess Baggage / goods will only be dispatched once your cheque has cleared. You can also bank the funds directly in to our bank account. A fax confirmation will be requested once you have done so., for excess luggage to process your luggage / Excess baggage for shipping to Australia. For more information please call our customer services on :

Excess Luggage Free Phone UK: 0800 096 38 39
Excess Baggage Local / Int’l: + 44 (0) 845 270 7186

  • Shipping to Australia ; Excess baggage Australia

We ship from the UK to DESTINATIONS in Australia.


Shipping to Adelaide
Shipping to Brisbane
Shipping to Fremantle
Shipping to Melbourne
Shipping to Perth
Shipping to Sydney

Shipping to Australia has never been so easy; our on-line freight quote system allows you to see the price you will pay whether you are using Excess luggage to ship by air, sea we tend to utilize road services for movements to and from Europe, we can supply cartons or you can use your own boxes, bags or suitcases.

Australian excess luggage

Excess Luggage for personal effects will require a full detailed, valued packing list of the unaccompanied, personal effects, excess baggage being shipped and a photo copy of the shipper’s passport. Personal effects, Excess baggage shipping, Excess luggage shipping, Personal effects are only permitted only for persons traveling. If the shipper is not traveling then the goods being sent will be classified as commercial goods, which can be liable to Duties & Taxes upon arrival in the country. The shipper and consignee must be the same person and must be traveling to destination. Original passport and airline tickets will be required for customs clearance. Please be aware of new customs regulations regarding reporting of cargo prior to arrival. Excess Luggage rates do not include some local charges which are related to customs clearance, such as Customs screening, which vary according to destination. Please be aware that quarantine fees will also apply and timescale for delivery averages 5 – 10 working days. To assist with the clearance of personal effects we would ask that the following is provided at time of shipment:

  • Copy of Travelers passport page with photograph
  • Copies of any visa’s or work permits
  • A detailed packing list
  • AQIS Form (Australian Quarantine Inspection services form)
  • An original, completed unaccompanied baggage form signed by the consignee, who must be the traveler / owner of the goods.

Australian Customs & Quarantine procedures often require personal effects to be inspected. Delivery of personal effects cannot be made until both Customs and quarantine procedures are settled by the consignee. Payment can be made by cash or a cheque from an Australian bank account (credit cards are not accepted). From January 1 2006, all airfreight shipments containing wooden packaging must carry AQIS approved markings.

Get an Excess Baggage quote to Australia

Customs Info :

Australia Customs link

Australia AQIS Custom form. PDF

  • International parcel and document courier shipping: Australasia and Far East

 EOS Express worldwide parcel and documents courier offer Parcel delivery within 3-5 working days throughout the following Australasia countries. Collection and Delivery are not guaranteed but currently enjoy a 97% success rate.

Collections are between 9am – 17.00pm. Don’t forget you can always drop you parcels, documents into us in Hounslow you miss our collection agent. We are open 7 days a week, 365 days a year from 07.00hours up till 22.00hours.

London urgent courier service for sending worldwide document courier service, urgent courier documents, we offer express international documents envelope delivery courier service to major cities worldwide, why not take advantage of cost effective courier service delivered into our depot; over 50% saving the DHL,FEDEX, UPS courier service.

Australia, China, Hong Kong, India , Japan, Korea (North), Korea (South), Malaysia, New Zealand, Pakistan, Philippines, Singapore, Taiwan, Thailand


  • Great value speedy delivery to Asia
  • Includes deliveries to China, India, Australia and Far East
  • Free $100.00 compensation cover for Total loss.


  • 3 commercial / pro-forma invoices required for customs in arrival country.
  • Full consignee details along with contact telephone number. No PO Boxes accepted.
  • No Hazardous of flammable material will be accepted or contraband.
  • 30kg maximum parcel weight
  • 170cm maximum parcel length

EOS Express Parcels are subject to ‘volumetric weight calculations’. Please use the international weight calculator to determine the volume to weight ratio of your parcel. Please be sure to use the highest of the actual or volumetric weight of your parcel.


Packing Tips;

Make sure every box / Carton / piece / luggage is somehow labeled with your last name and arrival address info.. Be sure to tape all of the seams of the cartons (top, bottom and side). So that cartons do not collapse be sure they are filled to the top, using packing materials to fill any unused spaces. If you still have space then cut the carton down carefully and tape it up well..

Appliances : If possible, pack appliances in the original boxes using the original packing materials. Otherwise wrap smaller appliances in bubble wrap before placing them in cartons.

Car vehicle Shipping to Australia

Car is shipped in an ‘individual use’ sol sealed 20’ Container from the London warehouse. Ships normally sail every week taking 5–6 weeks in transit to Adelaide, Fremantle/Perth Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane. It can take a further 2 to 4 weeks before a car is ready to be registered to be used on the road in Australia.

A booking is made by completing our application for shipping form and can be made up to 3 months or as little as two week before shipment. A copy of V5 the UK registration document is required.

The Personal Import requirements are normally that Australian permanent residency is required with only one car per person allowed which must have been owned and used in the UK for a minimum period of 12 months unless the vehicle is older than 1989.

Personal Import Approval is required by sending an application form to DoTaRS in Canberra with copies of the car and personal papers and takes 4–6 weeks to obtain. Although the Approval is only required at the Australian port it should be obtained before shipment of the vehicle from the UK to safe guards your self. Web: pdf form australia/VSB10Form.pdf

The costs due in the UK are for shipping and payable before the day of sailing on receipt of an Excess Luggage invoice. Vehicles can be insured by an FSA approved insurance broker please see our list brokers listed on our site or you can appoint a broker your self. In Australia costs are payable for port fees and container unpacking, customs fees and clearance, quarantine inspection and possibly cleaning, road safety preparation and a roadworthy test, as well as, annual registration, possibly stamp duty, and driving insurance.

Australian Import Taxes on most cars are 10% Duty (5% for ‘off road’ 4wd vehicles) and 10% Gst. Duty is paid on the customs value and Gst is paid on the total of the customs value + duty + cost of shipment. Usually the Customs Value is based on the Australian ‘as landed’ value which can be as low as half of the actual Australian market value. In only very few cases, if a vehicle was purchased before March 1998, then the CV is based on the UK purchase price less a depreciation allowance.

Valuation method advice can be obtained from Australian Customs and the destination clearance agent can recommend a local valuer for an ‘as landed’ valuation estimate. An initial guide to the full Australian market value is available at

Items packed inside a car travel free of charge. A list of goods is required for export for Uk customs as well as arrival customs and quarantine and these would be cleared separately from the vehicle. Australian car shipping to Adelaide, Brisbane, Cairns, Canberra, Darwin, Fremantle, Hobart, Melbourne, Perth, Sydney and Gold Coast. For more information of shipping cars please contact our customer service team on :

Shipping from Australia to UK, see our import page or contact customer services.

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Send excess luggage to Australia via air cargo, An independent excess luggage and international shipping company for overseas removal, moving company in the UK of Excess Luggage Company providing International Removals services to Australia, Sydney, South Africa, Johannesburg, North America, Boston, New Zealand, Auckland, Europe, Madrid, Asia, and Kuala Lumpur.