Moving to Hong Kong Guide | Bishop's Move
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Moving to Hong Kong Guide

Bishop's Move have years of experience in moving people and their property to and from Hong Kong, China. Our International removals experts have come up with these fundamentals for moving to Hong Kong and to the UK from the China.

Effects

Used personal and household effects may be imported duty and tax free for foreigners and returning Hong Kong Citizens.

Alcohol may be imported within a shipment but duties will be charged at the appropriate rate. Strong liquors over 30% incur a 100% duty payment however wines may be granted duty free import at the discretion of customs. More information can be provided to you upon request. The consignee must be in attendance at the customs inspection site and pay the duties direct to customs. The inclusion of any alcohol may cause delays in clearance times.

All tobacco products will incur duty.

Required documentation from client:

  • Copy of passport (photo and details page )
  • Alcohol - a detailed list of quantity, size, type and strength .

Motor Vehicles

Includes cars, boats, motorcycles, mopeds. Only right-hand drive vehicles are available for import.

Customs duty & related fees are extremely high, more information can be provided to you upon request

Required documentation from client:

  • Original purchase invoice
  • Insurance certificate
  • De-registration certificate