SHIP TO SYDNEY
Shipping Cars to Sydney
Cargo World Link offers cost effective car shipping to Sydney by container or to Port Kembla by RORO. Our container shipping services to Sydney sail from either Southampton, Felixstowe or Tilbury weekly. Whereas our roll on/roll off (RORO) car shipping to Port Kembla sails from Southampton or Newcastle approx. 2-3 times every month. Port Kembla is approximately 8 kms south of Wollongong and is located 1 & 1/2 hours’ drive South of Sydney. Cargo World Link have been shipping cars to Sydney and have a wealth of experience to offer anyone looking to ship their car from UK to Australia successfully. When shipping cars to Sydney we offer three options depending on budget and vehicle requirements.
RORO Car Shipping to Port Kembla
RORO car shipping services from the UK to Sydney offers a secure and affordable way of shipping cars, vans, trucks, caravans and motorhomes to Port Kembla. All vehicles are driven or towed on to the vessel and are secured below deck to ensure its safe transit by sea. Transit time to Port Kembla takes approximately 42 days from the UK. These purpose built ships offer an affordable way of shipping to Australia and is commonly sought by our clients when preparing to ship their vehicle to Sydney.
Importing a car in to Australia
You must first obtain a Vehicle Import Approval (VIA) from the Australian Commonwealth Department of Infrastructure and Regional Development. You need to make sure your vehicle meets the vehicle standards required in order to obtain the import approval. To obtain a VIA, you need to have lived overseas for a period of 12 months or longer, this is called a qualifying period. In order to qualify you should not have lived in Australia anytime during those 12 months. You also should have owned your vehicle for a minimum period of 12 months and have proof of ownership to prove this.
For further information on vehicle shipping to Australia, please call us on Tel: +4402080640909 and speak to one of members of staff today.