United Kingdom

The United Kingdom is a unitary state governed under a constitutional monarchy and a parliamentary system. The United Kingdom has its seat of government in the capital city of London. The United Kingdom is a country in its own right and consists of four countries. These are England, Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales. There are three devolved administrations, each with varying powers, based in Belfast, Edinburgh and Cardiff which are the capitals of Northern Ireland, Scotland, and Wales.

Moving overseas to the United Kingdom might be the beginning of a new adventure but it requires careful planning. Allied Pickfords has been assisting individuals and families with moving internationally for almost four centuries. With a network throughout London, Ireland, Scotland and Wales, Allied Pickfords can help you get you moving!

With the largest network across the world, Allied Pickfords are well placed to assist you when moving to London, moving to Wales, moving to Scotland or moving anywhere across the United Kingdom. Allied Pickfords provide airfreight and seafreight services and we can work out the best way to move your household items to suit your budget and timeframe.

Whether you are moving overseas from Sydney to London, moving overseas from Brisbane to London, Perth to London, Maroochydoore to London, Gold Coast to London or Alice Springs to London, relax and let Allied Pickfords carry the load!

Frequently asked questions

Can I take my motor vehicle with me?

You are able to import motor vehicles provided that the vehicle has been owned and used overseas for over six months prior to arrival. There are also rules which state that you must have lived outside the UK for at least 12 months.

This service is normally depot to depot meaning the car will be need to be collected from our closest office at destination once cleared through customs.
Please speak to our move consultants to best advise on the regulations and information that you will be required.

Can I take my pet with me to the UK?

You can take your pet into the UK but there are certain regulations that need to be followed and we always recommend to speak with one of our move consultants to ensure certificates and appropriate vaccinations are followed.