Customs Compliance Support

When looking forward to intercontinental relocation, it can be very exciting. And, it can feel intimidating, also. Know that when selecting Corrigan Moving as your international moving company, you’re selecting to have a ally throughout each stage of the endeavor. Our years of international moving knowledge gives you the certainty to start the process knowing that your possessions will be well cared for on their international journey.

We started moving individuals in 1929. Over the years, we have extended our service offerings and have served thousands of households and individuals relocate internationally. No matter if this is your first international move, or if you are a seasoned globetrotter, Corrigan will help you through each stage to ensure you know what to expect with the relocation process and assured that your items will clear customs and be delivered to your new house safely.

One contact, Global Relocation Specialist

Crucial to the success of your relocation is your one-point of contact with Corrigan. You will be paired with a Global Relocation Specialist. This individual has comprehensive experience helping families like yours in relocating overseas. They are well versed in the intricate customs and immigration processes around the globe and will make sure you are prepared for what lies ahead. You can be assured knowing that your shipment and documents will be handled correctly, so your delivery can occur without delay.

We provide comprehensive customs clearance assistance

For the duration of your move, your Global Relocation Specialist will make sure that your international containers meets all the regulations to have clearance through customs. In the rare event that a visual inspection is required by customs, your GRS will continue to be in discussion with you, so you know what to expect at every step. We can reduce how many of our containers that are held for a visual inspection at customs by being sure that the relocation process and all the paperwork meet their requirements.


Begins with your inventory – items you can pack and what is is allowed

Seamless and quick international moves start with a quality in-home or virtual home survey. Here, our international moving specialists will view everything in your house that is relocating. They will create an inventory of all parts of your move – air shipment, sea shipment, and storage. This will be the starting point to start conversations with your Global Relocation Specialist about what things you intend to include in each shipment type. In addition, you will be provided with the unique specifications for the destination you are relocating to. Each country has different and distinctive regulations related to what items you’re or are not authorized to move into the country. Knowing this information initially means you’ll be organized in advance of move day.

When in your home, the movers will complete all the needed inventory documents and carefully pack everything

The following stage of ensuring your paperwork is correct and complete happens on packing day and load day. Your movers will be specifically trained on the special document requirements for international moves. They will be sure that the inventory is correct. One main part of this is that our crews are obligated to pack or visually confirm each box in the move. This allows us to double check that nothing is going to be transported that is not allowed into your destination country. Additionally, it allows us the ability to accurately detail every piece on your inventory – an essential aspect of executing customs enforcements.

Global Relocation Specialist will ensure everything is finalized to avoid delays

Your Global Relocation Specialist will be sure all the documentation is correct and complete. After that, they will communicate with you about the arranging of both your air and sea shipments. You can expect the delays will be limited because Corrigan Moving is dedicated to ensuring your move is prepared ahead of time.

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