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International Removals How soon should I arrange for a quote? How do you calculate the cost of our removal? How do I arrange for an estimate for my forthcoming international removal? How long will my shipment take to arrive at destination? How do I find up-to-date information regarding Customs regulations and documentation? Will my shipment be opened before it arrives at my new house? Will I have to be at the destination for customs clearance? Am I entitled to claim back VAT on new goods? What is FAIM? Who will provide delivery services at destination? What system is there for quality rating of international removal companies? What payment protection do Doree Bonner provide for international moves? How do I determine the level of insurance cover that is required for my belongings in an international move? Will Doree Bonner arrange shipment insurance on my behalf? I have been offered a cheaper quote for marine insurance elsewhere, is it the same cover? What items should I not include in an international household goods shipment? Cost of Living guide in Australia 2013 Are all charges included in the price? What will the removals estimator tell me when he visits my home to assess the cost of my overseas move? Who do I contact on arrival overseas to find out about the status of my shipment? What are the different cost/service options available to me? What advice can you give me on how to plan for my international move? Is it cheaper to ship certain items rather than sell them and replace them at my destination? How much notice must I give to book a date for packing? Will I have to pay VAT? When do I pay? And how can i pay? Where do you ship to? Do you provide storage? Can I pack myself? How will you pack my valuable / fragile / precious items ? Family Visas for Australia Australian Skilled Migration Visas