Shipping Container to Argentina | Moving to Argentina
Shipping Container to Argentina from Australia
We offer shipping services to Buenos Aires, Cordoba, Rosario and to the door service for most of Argentina!
Are you planning to move to Argentina?
We can provide self pack and professionally packed shipping options to move your household goods and/or motor vehicle in a 20FT or 40FT shipping container from your door in Australia to your door in Argentina.
If you have owned and used the goods for more than 12 months, and are planning to move back to Argentina after being outside of the country for more than 12 months, you can import your goods tax free. The household goods need to be imported within 6 months after your arrival to be eligible for tax free import. Only one sea or air shipment of used goods is allowed for duty free import.
Required documents for tax free import:
- Passport photo page and entry stamp
- Residence visa (if applicable)
- Police record for each city you have lived in the past 5 years
- Employment contract from Argentine employer
- Bill of Lading (provided to you once the goods are shipped), original 2 sets with CUIT number stated
- Unaccompanied baggage declaration written into your passport by customs on arrival into Argentina
- Comprehensive inventory list in Spanish, dated and signed by you
- Power of attorney for the destination agent to complete import customs clearance on your behalf
More than one appliance/electronic of the same type will incur taxes on excess items.
The owner of the goods must be in Argentina at the time of cargo arrival and import clearance procedure.
If you are planning on importing a motor vehicle, it is exempt from import tax if you have owned and used it abroad for more than 3 months and have lived abroad for more than 2 years. It cannot be sold or transferred within 1 year of importation. If the value of the vehicle more than USD 15,000 in value will be taxed.
A certificate from the origin Argentina consulate will be required, attesting that the importer has been living in country of origin for at least 24months.
When shipping a 20FT or 40FT container to Argentina you are paying a fixed price and can fill up as much as the container as you wish, the contents are not double handled during sailing such as in a shared container service.
Have only some boxes or suitcases to send to Argentina?
We can provide an airfreight service charged per kg, to obtain a quote for an airfreight shipment simply send us the dimensions and weight for each box you plan to send to email@example.com
If you are considering moving to Argentina speak to one of our friendly professionals to assist you with all your shipping related questions, call us on (02)9575-7614.