Trusted International Movers from Hart

We at 1st Move International recognise the intricate nature and potential stress of an international move from Hart. With a solid track record spanning over 25 years, our highly qualified and committed team is prepared to comprehend your unique needs and cater to them. We are firm believers that every move has its own distinct aspects, hence we deliver personalised services that align with your individual situation.

From safer packing and loading of your items to managing all the administrative tasks, customs formalities, and insurance, we cover all aspects of your move. This allows you to focus on your new journey abroad. We serve Hart and surrounding areas including Fleet, Hook, and Yateley, dedicated to ensuring your international move is as straightforward and relaxed 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

Effective packing plays a pivotal role in any overseas move. We utilise an innovative shrink-fast packing system, confirmed to be the safest method for transporting household goods and personal items abroad. Our packing methods are scrutinised and certified by our insurance partners, leading to one of the industry's lowest damage claim rates. This assures the protection of your items from the UK to your destination. With our state-of-the-art packing procedure, your move will be efficient, safe, and smart. Discover more about our packing process here or view our explanatory video below.

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

Trusted by Customers Across Hart

Our primary focus is our customers' satisfaction. Our diligent packing methods, friendly professional team, and meticulous approach have consistently garnered commendations from our clients. Our mission is to make every international move as effortless and stress-free as possible. Do read our customer reviews to see why Hart residents trust us with their international moves.

Memberships and Accreditations

1st Move International has been active for over 20 years, aiding numerous individuals from Hart in their overseas moves. As members of BIFA (the British International Freight Association), we comply with a stringent code of conduct, guaranteeing that we adhere to the highest standards in shipping services. As trusted members of BAR (the British Association of Removers), we commit to its exacting service guidelines and standards, including transparency in pricing and exceptional customer service.

Marine Insurance

We provide a comprehensive shipping insurance through our partnership with Basil Fry & Co, a top player in the UK's moving industry. Our distinctive packing systems, perfected over 20 years, have resulted in the lowest claims record in our sector. These systems mitigate the risk of damage or loss, safeguarding your belongings during transit. We always suggest marine shipping insurance due to the numerous parties involved in handling your goods, including overseas customs officers.

Areas Covered in and Around Hart

  • Fleet
  • Yateley
  • Hook
  • Blackwater
  • Hartley Wintney
  • Church Crookham
  • Odiham
  • and more!

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

When it comes to international removals from Hart, 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 Hart 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 Hart 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 Hart 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're considering an international move from Hart or its neighbouring areas, 1st Move International is your ideal choice. With over 25 years of experience, we are the leading experts in offering comprehensive international removals services. Contact us today to find out more about how we can support your transition to life abroad. For a detailed quotation and additional information about our superior services, complete our quick moving quote form here. Let us ensure your international move from Hart is a smooth and stress-free experience.

Ready to start your journey?
Get a free quote to move overseas from Hart 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.