Chances are if you’re reading this you’re either considering or are moving to a new country. Congratulation on embarking on a new venture. Although it’s very exciting moving to a new country it can also be very stressful. International Movers aim  is to help you manage your stress and assist you in any area regarding your relocation. That include real estate advise, cultural training and even language training, if needed. International Van Lines is a licensed NVOCC (Non-Vessel Operating Common Carrier) and Freight Forward, licensed by the Federal Maritime Commission. IVL offers international moving services to and from any location worldwide. IVL is made up of over 3200 global partners that can assist in getting your household goods to your final destination wherever that may be.

Getting a quote: 

The first step in getting a quote for your international move is to simply give us a call. One of our international moving experts will guide you and go over a list of items that need to be moved. International moving quotes are based on volume (cubic feet) and can be shipped as part of a consolidation or full container, depending on how much you’re planning to move. Our international moving pros will also guide you with suggested services, customs clearance and the delivery process to your new country. Keep in mind that we offer many types of international moving services so we will tailor the services to your needs and budget.

Booking your international Move: 

Once you’re ready to proceed with your move we will require some basic documentation to proceed. We have an online system where you can fill out the required forms which will consist of shipping information, insurance, inventory list and terms. Once the forms are filled out we will send you a booking confirmation for the pick up date requested. A few days after pick up will receive a formal dock receipt with the exact dimensions of your goods. At this time we will send you an email with the final balance which can be paid by any form of payment including PayPal. Once your shipment sails you will receive an official BOL (Bill of Laden) which will contain all of your shipping details including vessel, voyage, sailing and ETA.

The next step is delivery. If you request a door to door service you will receive an arrival notice from our destination agent a couple of days before the shipment arrives. They will notify you with the require import documentation which you can fill out online and email back to them. Once the shipment clearance customs our destination agent will arrange delivery to your door. If you have any questions regarding the process please feel free to contact us anytime.

International Van Lines is a fully licensed and insured International Movers with the US Department of Transportation.