Shipping Container to Poland | Moving to Poland
Overseas container shipping to Poland from Australia
We provide affordable international container shipping from Australia to Poland.
We help first time movers and repatriates move to Poland affordably, efficiently and expertly, saving you time and money.
Expatriates returning to Poland, who have lived outside of Poland for at least 2 years, may import personal effects and household goods duty free as long as they do not sell the goods 2 years after importation and have owned the goods for more than 6 months.
It is important to obtain a certificate from the Polish consulate at origin if you plan to apply for duty free import.
A comprehensive packing list (3 copies) will be needed to process your shipment at destination in a timely manner, poorly compiled packing lists will only cause complications and delays with Polish customs which can cause extra container hire charges.
Packing list needs to list all appliances and electrical items with their serial numbers including brand name and model.
Power of attorney for Polish agent to clear your shipment at destination.
If you are planning to import a motor vehicle into Poland it must be owned and used for at least 6 months, the importer must plan to reside in Poland for a minimum of 6 months and be registered to the owner prior to relocation. Any vehicles imported can not be sold within a year of importation.
If the motor vehicles is less than 6 months old or new, a VAT of 22% will apply to the purchase value and the original purchase invoice will be required.
Both self pack and professionally packed container shipping options are available.
For self pack options we can place the container at your place of residence up to 7 days for loading purposes, as long as there is adequate site access for container placement.
Self packing and loading can save you thousands of dollars.
We have a reliable team of import agents in Poland to organise import customs clearance formalities and arrange delivery of your container to the door.
We recommend you to call and speak to us, we will not only inform you of the process but also tailor the quotation to your specific needs and help answer any questions you might have in relation to the move.
Depending on your situation, if you are not shipping a complete household contents, we can offer a shared container services option which is charged per cubic meter (m3) and can be cost effective from 1m3-10m3.
For shared container services, we have depots in Bydgoszcz, Gdansk, Gdynia, Katowice, Krakow, Lodz, Lublin, Poznan, Rzeszow, Szczecin, Tychy, Warszawa and Wroclaw if you wish to collect your goods from our depot once import customs cleared.
To the door delivery can be also arranged.
Average sailing time to Poland is around 53 days and sailings are weekly.
If you are moving overseas from Australia to Poland with personal effects or freighting commercial cargoes, we can assist you with any of your shipping needs.
Our friendly staff can assist you with all your shipping related questions and you will be connected straight away to a real human, no waiting times, call us today on (02)9575-7614.