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  • United States

    We have ships leaving for the United States every week. Example port to port transit time to New York is only 8 days. See our USA shipping schedule for more info.

  • Australia

    We ship weekly from the UK to Australia. Example port to port transit time to Fremantle is only 37 days. See our Australia shipping schedule for more info.

  • New Zealand

    Guaranteed weekly shipping to New Zealand. Example port to port transit time to Auckland is only 39 days. See our New Zealand shipping schedule for more info.

  • Canada

    Weekly shipping to Canada. Example port to port transit time to Montreal is only 10 days. See our Canada shipping schedule for more info.

  • United Arab Emirates

    Our ships leave weekly for Dubai with a transit time of just 19 days. See our Dubai shipping schedules for more info.

  • South Africa

    Our ships to South Africa sail every 7 days. Example port to port transit time to Cape Town is only 24 days. See our South Africa shipping schedule for more info.

1st Move International Removals Company

We are a specialist moving and shipping company offering fast, weekly overseas removals services direct from the UK to thousands of destinations worldwide. Whether you are moving just a few boxes or shipping the contents of your house or home you can be assured of a safe, secure and stress free move at 1st Move.

The safety and security of your household goods is our number one priority. Our unique packing systems ensure maximum protection for your prized possessions throughout the moving process, from your door to final delivery overseas.

We are members of the British International Freight Association (BIFA) and The British Association of Removers (BAR). As a large mover of household goods we have specially negotiated discount shipping rates with all the major carriers allowing us to offer greatly reduced shipping costs to you, our private clients.

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Why Choose 1st Move?

Faster Shipping
Faster Moving Service

How can we ship so fast? Our unique packing systems allow us to co-load 20ft and 40ft containers with commercial exporters. This means we offer the same weekly shipping and moving services normally available to the UK's top manufacturing companies. Read about our fast weekly shipping and moving services.

Safer Packing
Safer Packing

Our unique impact resistant packing systems are designed to ensure the maximum safety and security for you international house move. See how we we do it, watch our packing video here. If you are moving a full house and need to ship all the furniture and contents of your home then check out our Full Container packing video.

Smarter Pricing
Smarter Billing

At 1st Move International our packing systems allow precise measurements to ensure you are charged for the EXACT size of your house move. Every customer has their own, unique, hand built pallet which is accurately measured before loading into containers. Read how we can guarantee your shipping costs here.

No Deposit
No Deposit

Unlike other removals companies we won't charge you a deposit, or any upfront fees, before you ship and we won't charge you a cancellation fee if you change your mind later either. Payment is only required AFTER we have collected your goods, packed, shrink wrapped then taken final measurements for clear and accurate billing.

We've Got You Covered

Our transport and packing services are available 7 days a week including Saturdays and Sundays with next day collection services available for those "get me out of here now" moments! Wherever you are in the UK we have got you safely covered.

We have international removals terminals throughout the UK including London, Bristol, Birmingham, Manchester, Leeds, Liverpool and Glasgow. We also offer daily collections from South Wales including Swansea, Cardiff and Newport.

As one of the UK's top international moving companies we offer weekly sailings to over 144 countries including Australia, New Zealand, USA, South Africa, Canada and more.1st Move International Removals Company. Intelligent Shipping for a Faster, Safer, Smarter Move.

Get a free international removals quote here, ask us a question or simply call us free for further details of our great rates and servces.

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