Trusted International Movers from Deane

At 1st Move International, we recognise the complexities of an international move from Deane. With more than a quarter of a century of experience, you can count on our highly trained team to align with your needs and expectations. We understand the unique nature of each move and, consequently, offer customised solutions for our customers.

From safer packing and loading your items to managing all the documentation, customs formalities, and insurance needs, we handle every facet of your move so you can concentrate on embracing your new life abroad. We cater to Deane and the neighbouring areas, committed to ensuring your international move is as effortless and stress-free as possible.

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.

Our Unique Packing System - The Best in the Business

The packing phase is critical in any overseas move, and that's why we employ a distinctive shrink-fast packing system, acclaimed as the safest method to transport household goods and personal effects abroad. Validated by our insurance company, our packing methods result in one of the lowest damage claim rates in the industry, guaranteeing the safe delivery of your belongings from Deane to your chosen destination. With our state-of-the-art packing process, your move is safer, quicker, and smarter. Read more about our safer packing process here or view our informative video.

See our safer packing page for a more detailed breakdown of our packing procedures.

Trusted by Customers Across Deane

Our commitment to customer satisfaction shines through our consistently positive feedback. Our precise packing methods, welcoming and professional team, and our attention to detail have earned us continual commendations from our clients. We endeavour to make each international move as seamless and as enjoyable as possible, and our favourable reviews confirm our dedication to this aim. We invite you to peruse our customer reviews to understand why so many in Deane entrust us with their international relocations.

Memberships and Accreditations

1st Move International has a successful track record of over 20 years, helping individuals from Deane relocate to their new homes abroad. As accredited members of BIFA (the British International Freight Association), we commit to a stringent code of conduct that ensures our shipping services consistently hit the highest benchmarks. As trusted members of BAR (the British Association of Removers), we comply with its strict service standards and guidelines, promoting transparency in quotations and pricing, alongside top-notch customer service.

Marine Insurance

We offer extensive shipping insurance through our collaboration with Basil Fry & Co, a prominent name in the UK's moving industry. Our unique packing processes, honed over two decades, have secured us the lowest claims record in our industry. These systems drastically reduce the risk of damage or loss, maximising the security of your belongings during transit. We strongly advise marine shipping insurance due to the involvement of various parties in handling your goods, including overseas customs officials.

Areas Covered in and Around Deane

  • Southampton
  • Portsmouth
  • Emsworth
  • Bedhampton
  • Leigh Park
  • Hayling Island
  • Portsmouth
  • and more!

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

When it comes to international removals from Deane, the cost will depend on several factors, including the size or volume of your shipment, the destination, and the value of your household goods. Additional considerations like packing requirements and distance from international ports can also impact the cost of your move. At 1st Move International, we offer competitive pricing and provide a range of services to help make your international move as stress-free as possible. You can expect to pay from £750.00 for a shared container service or over £4000.00 for a dedicated 20ft or 40ft full house move.

To get a better idea of the costs involved, be sure to check out our international removals costs guide.

You can bring all manner of personal effects and household goods with you, such as furniture, electronics, artwork, clothes, and other items providing you're the owner of course!

However, it's important to note that there are certain items that are prohibited from overseas shipping, including perishable goods, plants, tobacco, alcohol, and more. We provide a list of often prohibited good in our customs guide, which you can refer to for more information.

There are several options available, each with its own set of advantages and considerations. These include:

  • Full container load (FCL) shipping, which involves shipping all of your belongings in a single container.
  • Less than container load (LCL) shipping, which involves combining your belongings with other shipments in a shared container.
  • Air freight, which is faster but more expensive than sea freight.

Choosing the right shipping option will depend on factors such as your budget, the volume of your belongings, and the speed of delivery required. Our team of experts can help you navigate these considerations and choose the right shipping option for your needs.

The duration of an international move to Deane will depend on the final destination. Shipping port to port from the UK to New York, USA, for instance, takes roughly 12 days. Shipping to Singapore takes around 26 days, and shipping to Australia can take approximately 50 days. For detailed information on transit times and sailing schedules to major destinations, refer to our weekly international moving schedules.

We understand that tracking the progress of your international move from Deane is important. Fortunately we offer online tracking services that allow you to monitor the status of your shipment. You will typically receive a tracking number or reference code, which you can use to track the progress of your shipment. Our container and cargo tracking system enables us to track your goods in real-time, anywhere in the world. If you have any questions or concerns about tracking your international move, don't hesitate to contact our team for assistance.

We highly recommend that you consider taking out insurance for your international move from Deane to protect against the risks associated with international shipping. Our marine shipping insurance, provided through our brokers Basil Fry & Co, is designed to give you peace of mind and covers loss, theft, and damage. Our Standard cover policy is more than adequate to cover your goods in the event of loss, theft and damage and includes damage cover for all goods packed by usl.

Get Your FREE Quote

If you are planning an international move from Deane or its surrounding regions, 1st Move International should be your first call. With over 25 years of experience in providing comprehensive international removals services, we are well-positioned to assist you in embarking on your new life abroad. To learn more about how we can facilitate your move and for a detailed quote and further information on our exceptional services, complete our quick quote form or call us today.

Ready to start your journey?
Get a free quote to move overseas from Deane using the form above, or give us a call on 0800 389 0784 to speak to one of our advisors.

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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.