Removals from the UK to the USA

With our experience of international removals, at JamVans we have the ability to keep your removal to the USA as streamlined as possible.

✓ A dedicated move-coordinator
✓ WHICH? Trusted Trader
✓ Competitive rates

We've got the team for your American dream

At JamVans we specialise in shipping personal effects the the USA, whether you are looking for a part load to Pennsylvanian or full removal to California with a dedicated container we can offer a service to suit. Whether you are looking to relocate your whole property to New York, or need a few items delivered to Chicago we have a service to suit you.

Our service quality is at the heart of every JamVans international removal. Organising your international removal to the USA can be a daunting process. With customs paperwork, knowing the documents you need as well as any taxes and duties due JamVans will be at your side to assist every step of the way.

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Services we offer for your overseas move to the USA

Ai??International deep sea insurance cover

Ai??Export wrapping and crating of delicate items

Ai??International shipping inventory

Ai??Customs clearance assistance

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 Documentation Required

We have listed the documentation that you will need for your relocation to the US. Don’t worry if this seems daunting. Your international removals co-ordinator will be on had to help at all times.

  • Copy of passport
  • Copy of visa (if not using a US passport)
  • Full UK and USA address
  • Inventory of goods
  • Power of attorney
  • Unaccompanied articles form
  • Original ocean bill of lading
  • 3299 customs form
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AiDuties and Taxes

  • Personal effects and household goods can be imported duty free to the United States, providing they have been  owned and used for 12 months prior to shipping them to the USA.
  • Receipts must be provided for any items less that 12 months old. These goods are subject to taxes and duties.
  • Please note, you must be in the USA prior to the arrival of your shipment
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Prohibited items
Food items, such as tinned fruit and vegetables, dairy products and beverages
Live animals
Pirate copies of copyrighted articles
Ammunition, firearms & explosives (for more info see
Alcohol & Tobacco
Dangerous drugs and narcotics

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Materials and Protection

Get your belongings protected for your move across the pond

At JamVans we can provide a full export wrapping service for your belongings to prepare your belongings for your move to the USA. We ensure that we use packing and wrapping materials that are not prohibited in the USA. Take a look below to see what to expect from our expert wrappers.

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A removals service you can trust

We are a Which? Trusted Trader. Want to know you're in safe hands? We are members of the largest consumer organisation in the UK.

We are a member of BAR & BAR Overseas, the leading removals trade association.

Advanced Payment Guarantee Scheme. Providing peace of mind when paying by debit card or online.

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Need temporary storage?

Our temporary storage service is safe and secure so you can focus on moving while we look after your possessions.

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