Worldwide International Removals Services

1st Move International Removals Company

Moving overseas and looking for safe and reliable experts to ship your household goods and personal effects?

1st Move International is one of the UK's longest established international removals companies with over 25 years' experience of moving and shipping services.

Find out more about how we can make your next move faster and safer with our unique packing and weekly shipping services from the UK.

The Complete International Removals Service

We offer weekly full container and shared container services direct from the UK to over 6500 destinations worldwide. Our dedicated move managers handle your entire move from start to finish, including packing, shipping, customs clearance, and final delivery and we have a global network of agents to ensure prompt customs clearance at destination ports and final delivery to your door.

25 Years of Experience Providing International Removals from the UK

We have the expertise to handle your international move with ease. Since establishing our company in 1998, we've managed thousands of overseas relocations for families and corporations around the globe. Our quarter century in the industry means we have extensive knowledge of changing customs regulations, immigration laws, shipping routes, logistics and more. We stay on top of the latest requirements, so your move is always compliant and smooth.

Get a Quote For Your Overseas Move Here

Find out more about the services offered by 1st Move International. Simply complete our online quote form and our move managers will advise you on costs, prices and detailed information on packing, shipping and customs formalities. Each quote is tailored to your specific move and destination so find out now how to "Ship it like the Pro's".

Jumbled up personal effects before packing

Segregated from other shipments and professionally export wrapped.

Perfectly packed pallet

Shrink-wrapped and heat-treated to individual pallets.

Packed pallets inside container cross section

Safely loaded and isolated from all other shipments inside the container.

Container ship sailing fast

Faster Weekly Shipping Service

No waiting to fill our containers. We have pre-booked container slots sharing space with commercial exporters so we can ship weekly with the world's premier shipping lines.

Packed pallets lined up

Better Protection For Your Move

Palletised international removals for a safer move overseas. Our shrink-wrap packing stops the handling of individual items. This reduces the risks of damage, mix-ups and improves the security & protection of your goods.

Pallets being measured

Measured Exactly for Accurate Billing

When it comes to shipping, size matters. Moving costs are determined by the total volume of your shipment. After packing, our pallets can be measured exactly to ensure clear and accurate billing for your move abroad.

International removals: See How We Pack & Ship Your Household Goods and Personal Effects Overseas

We are a BAR registered mover.

Our international moving services include unbeatable export packing, customs clearance, weekly shipping, all-risks insurance and storage options both in the UK or at your destination country. Opt for peace of mind by selecting us, an accredited member of BAR, ensuring your move is facilitated by a company adhering to the utmost standards within the UK’s international moving industry. Explore our array of worldwide destinations below, and entrust us with your international move, freeing you to concentrate on the thrilling prospects awaiting in your new overseas life.

Your Pallets Packed - Posted Live on Facebook

Your life, carefully wrapped, beautifully packed, and protected for the journey ahead.

We are extremely proud of our unique packing process. We are the only international removals company in the UK that uses this tried and tested method to ship your treasured personal possessions overseas.

This is our craft - lives packed with care and attention for their journey overseas. Visit our Facebook page to find a snapshot of each shipment captured as the final pallet is wrapped.

We're proud to post these images, showcasing our removals team's passion and skill. Your personal effects are in the very best hands and are now destined for new adventures abroad.

Come and have a look.