MOVING HOME TO OR FROM HONG KONG
Wherever in Hong Kong you are moving to, GB Liners are here to help.
We are able to help with single items, groupage consignments, full container loads, cars and pets. Naturally a full door to door service is available.
living in hong kong
Moving and living overseas can be a daunting proposition but with our experienced International Team here to assist, we are on hand to provide all the help and assistance you need for moving to Hong Kong. GB Liners have been moving customers overseas for over 60 years and in that time have accrued a wealth of knowledge and contacts that can aid and advise you on every aspect of your Hong Kong relocation. Guidance for living in Hong Kong can be obtained from the link below however if you have any queries about life in Hong Kong, please do not hesitate to contact our International Team who will share their vast knowledge or put you in touch with one of our many international partners who can!
CUSTOMS FORMALITIES FOR MOVING TO HONG KONG
Documents Required (submitted/signed by customer)
- Copy of residential/working Visa.
- Copy of passport.
Documents Required (to be completed/arranged by GB Liners)
- Inventory of the goods in English (do not use the terms “Miscellaneous” or “Contents unknown”). If the description of the goods is shown as only electrical appliances or only clothing, an import licence may be required before clearance. A general description of used household goods and personal effects is preferred.
- Ocean Bill of Lading/Air Waybill (AWB).
- Authorized letter is the letter that authorized the destination agent to handle the move on client’s behalf. This letter can be obtained from the destination agent and provided to the customer to sign ahead of arrival.
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION ON MOVING TO HONG KONG
The majority of imports into Hong Kong are free from tax and duty. There are some exceptions (i.e. motor vehicles/alcohol) but most personal effects and household goods are permitted without charge.
For further details on inherited goods, diplomatic status, motor vehicles, pets and other exceptional items, please do not hesitate to e-mail us at firstname.lastname@example.org.