Removals to the United States of America

If you are planning on moving to America, whether to the East Coast, West Coast, or somewhere in between, Britannia Bradshaw has the expertise and the local knowledge to tailor the move to your specific needs.

We also have information about American visas and advice on living in the United States of America.

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Packing & Delivery – Our trained packers can pack and wrap all your items to ensure that they are transported safely. If you choose a full door to door service, we will deliver the goods to your new home. Our agents can then unwrap your furniture and unpack your moving boxes onto a flat surface, and all used packing materials will be removed from the site.

Additional removal services – Britannia Bradshaw can provide a variety of additional services when moving to the USA. We can provide comprehensive insurance, can arrange international storage prior to delivery, and can also take care of your pet transport.

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Importing Personal Effects to the USA

Household goods and personal effects can usually be imported duty free, provided they have been owned for at least a year before arriving in the USA. Most containers arriving in the United States of America will be subject to examination by US customs. You must ensure you have the appropriate visa for entry into the USA. To import your household goods, we will provide you with the correct customs form, that must be completed prior to the goods leaving the UK.

Prohibitions and Restrictions

In general it is in your interest not to import the following items to the United States of America:

  • Firearms & ammunition
  • Inflammable goods & substances
  • Plants & plant material
  • Foodstuffs, perishables or otherwise
  • Narcotics and dangerous goods
  • Offensive materials
  • Alcohol & Tobacco

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Transit times

Transit of groupage or shared load consignments usually takes 8 to 11 weeks via the East Coast and 11 to 14 weeks if going via the West Coast. Sole use containers will normally take 2 weeks to the East Coast and 4 weeks to the West Coast. However, transit times will also vary depending on the size of your consignment, customs or immigration delays and weather conditions.

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Ultimate Guides to Moving to the USA

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Removal quote appointment booking service

Britannia Bradshaw can help your move go smoothly. Contact us for a free, no obligation quote, or by calling 0161 877 5555 (Manchester) or 0121 504 0966 (Birmingham & Coventry) and speak with one of our removals specialists.

How are our appointments carried out

In the current times you might prefer that we don't visit your house in person to carry out a survey. This is fully understandable and we can just as easily undertake the survey by video call, using whatever method you're comfortable with, usually FaceTime or WhatsApp.

See what our customers think of us...

Faultless from start to finish with your guys’ help.

Why did you choose to get a quote from us and where did you get our contact details?
Online search

How would you rate the way we dealt with your initial enquiry?
10/10

How would you rate the survey that we carried out?
10/10

Why did you choose to move/store with us?
Research online

How would you rate your move team?
10/10

Would you like to tell us anything about your move team?
All 5 lads were brilliant. Can’t fault them at all!

How would you rate our communication?
10/10

How can we improve our service?
Nothing. Just keep up your excellent service as we will be requiring it again next year.

How likely are you to recommend us to your friends / family?
10/10

Is there anything else you would like to tell us about your move?
It was faultless from start to finish with your guys’ help.

Ian Shipley

Reasonable price. Seemed very professional from the quote

Why did you choose to get a quote from us and where did you get our contact details?
Internet- contacted a number of companies Bradshaws were the first to respond

How would you rate the way we dealt with your initial enquiry?
10/10

How would you rate the survey that we carried out?
8/10

Why did you choose to move/store with us?
Reasonable price. Seemed very professional from the quote

How would you rate your move team?
10/10

Would you like to tell us anything about your move team?
They were very considerate

How would you rate our communication?
10/10

How can we improve our service?
Nothing from what I can see

How likely are you to recommend us to your friends / family?
10/10

Paula Tarran

Enormous thanks for providing such a professional and competent service.

Why did you choose to get a quote from us and where did you get our contact details?
Diocese of Birmingham recommended list of firms to contact.

How would you rate the way we dealt with your initial enquiry?
10/10

How would you rate the survey that we carried out?
10/10

Why did you choose to move/store with us?
Your willingness to be flexible and accommodate our desire (at a cheaper rate) to move in stages with a smaller van.

How would you rate your move team?
10/10

Would you like to tell us anything about your move team?
Absolutely first rate. Hard working, cheerful, thoughtful, diligent, hardly put a foot wrong and very quick to acknowledge small issues that did come up.

How would you rate our communication?
10/10

How can we improve our service?
Nothing I can think of!

How likely are you to recommend us to your friends / family?
10/10

Is there anything else you would like to tell us about your move?
Enormous thanks for providing such a professional and competent service.

Charlie Butler

Quick, efficient, clean and careful

Why did you choose to get a quote from us and where did you get our contact details?
Previous experience

How would you rate the way we dealt with your initial enquiry?
10/10

How would you rate the survey that we carried out?
10/10

Why did you choose to move/store with us?
You provided a prompt quote and were able to accommodate us on the dates we wanted

How would you rate your move team?
10/10

Would you like to tell us anything about your move team?
Quick, efficient, clean and careful and they were polite and pleasant

How would you rate our communication?
10/10

How can we improve our service?
I have no suggestion to make.

How likely are you to recommend us to your friends / family?
10/10

Is there anything else you would like to tell us about your move?
Never again but that has nothing to do with your team

Vincent Verzijl

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