Import Car Insurance – Finding Insurance For Your Imported Car

By |May 2nd, 2012|

We’ve already provided tips on importing your car to Australia however once you’ve got your car onto Aussie soil you’ll need to obtain Import car insurance to drive the thing.

Import Car Insurance in Australia is a little different to the car insurance you’d buy for domestic vehicles.

You see with insurance for imported cars, the cost is generally higher as they are manufactured to meet the standards of their country of origin, and may need to be modified to meet legal requirements within Australia before they can even hit the road.

Modifications will always increase the cost of car insurance, as it is more difficult for insurers to determine their value. Some of these modifications, particularly modifications to Japanese imports are performance modifications which often results in the cars reaching higher speeds than domestic vehicles. […]

Import Your Car To Australia – Costs And Top Tips When Making The Move

By |December 13th, 2011|

We included an article a little while ago about importing your car to Australia from the UK.

Since then we’ve had an excellent entry posted made by lezah20 within our community forums so I thought I’d include a big chunk of his post below as a separate article

It includes some great tips and perhaps more importantly a detailed breakdown of the costs..

General Tips When Shipping Your Car To Australia […]

Am I Shipping Goods to Australia That Will Be Quarantined?

By |January 27th, 2010|

Many people proceed with shipping to Australia their belongings unaware that they will be subject to some of the strictest customs and quarantine regulations in the world. Australia is known for having some of the tightest quarantine restrictions in the world. The Australian Quarantine and Inspection Service, otherwise known as the AQIS, goes to great lengths to inspect all items.

Shipping Goods to Australia – Moving From the UK to Australia

By |January 26th, 2010|

Have you decided to make the decision and leave the UK for a better life in Australia? So many young couples and families are packing up there lives here in the UK and heading over to Australia for better weather, more money and better living conditions for all the family.

Shipping your Car to Australia – How to Import a Car to Australia

By |January 25th, 2010|

Importing a car to Australia can be tedious and complicated, but if you have the right car, it can be very rewarding. You must make sure that you not only have enough money for the necessary storage and transportation, but can cover the cost of duties and taxes. There are many ways that you can simplify the process, and it begins with knowing the correct legal procedures.