SHIP TO MELBOURNE
Shipping Cars to Melbourne
Specialising in international and worldwide car shipping, Cargo World Link are here for those of you looking for a company that offers car shipping to Melbourne, Australia. Should you be looking to have your car shipped to Melbourne, we can provide you with a FREE car shipping quote, helping in your quest to have your car shipped overseas.
We are an experienced UK car shipping company, offering many years experience from working within a competitive industry. We maintain excellent working relationships with a number of international shipping agents and have a Melbourne agent who can assist you with customs clearance import procedures and vehicle registration, ensuring a smooth process from start to finish. For those moving to Melbourne this can greatly reduce time spent upon arrival dealing with the arrival of a car or vehicle.
Shipping Your Car to Melbourne Quotes
If you are searching for a car shipping to Melbourne quote you don’t need to look any further than Ship Cars. Our rates start from £800.00 for a standard size saloon car when using our shared container shipping services from Southampton, where the cost to ship 4×4’s up to 2 meters high from Southampton starts from £900.00. If you would prefer to use roll on roll off shipping services however, prices will be slightly higher.
Do I need an Import Permit for Melbourne?
The short answer is yes. Providing you manage to obtain an Import Permit, the typical cost of importing a saloon car to Melbourne by roll-on roll shipping will be around $1480.00 (AUD). This does not include the GST or the cost of the quarantine inspection, should your vehicle be dirty. If your vehicle requires cleaning then it will be sent for a steam clean at your expense. And for those of you sat there wondering what GST is, it is the Goods and Services Tax that will be applied to the figure quoted above.
Quarantine Inspections in Melbourne
Before your vehicle can be shipped outside of the UK, it needs to meet with AQIS high inspection standards. This means it will need to undergo a quarantine inspection. If you car isn’t up to standards it will need to be thoroughly cleaned inside and outside. It is the Importers responsibility to ensure every vehicle being imported is clean and free from quarantine risk material (QRM). This includes seeds, soil, mud, clay and animal material, live insects and plant material such as straw and leaves for example.
What paperwork is needed to ship a vehicle to Melbourne?
When shipping any vehicle to Australia, you’ll need to send us copies of the following documents by email, fax, or post:
- V5C (or title document) for the vehicle
- Photo page of the consignees passport
- Purchase/Sales Invoice of the vehicle
For further information about car shipping to Melbourne, we’d encourage you to get in touch.