SHIPPING PERSONAL ITEMS
As at 2012 all shipments for Personal every customer must sign an Indemnity form to cover us regarding all shipments. Pallets we can supply and will not accept pallets from customers shipping LCL. Due to drugs etc and contraband we will no longer ship and pack goods and take responsibility if you do not sign our Indemnity form.
SHIPPING BY SEA freight LCL means (Lower than container Levels) with min 1cbm (1x cubic metre) or 1m x 1m x 1m. If shipping out of Thailand name the port of entry you wish to ship to and country. Send us your full address.
With a work permit with over 6 months
left you can ship your personal belongings to Thailand. For retirees
coming to live in Thailand please ask us as you will need a customs
clearance agent to work for you in Thailand.
Thailand directory and Thailands No1 original Trading Post
(original) with copies
or resident visa valid for one year
3/. Work Permit
(original) or copy of B.O.I. Letter (to Customs) valid for one
year. Show this on arrival of goods.
copies, legible and in English) showing the followingdetails:
Packing (carton, wrapped, crated, etc.) Electrical appliances
you need brand name, model and serial number & TVs diameter
of the tube and if color or black and white
5/. Copy of insurance
policy (if applicable)
6/. Shipper's contact
address and phone number here in Thailand.
|7/. Make a packing list of all items and values, years. Keep receipts. ( See below what you need to do )
|No of items
||Used or New
||Total cost in Baht
||TV Sony 26"
||2 years old
||10 years old
If importing Personal into Thailand please make the same before you ask us to clear
CUSTOMER MUST BE IN THAILAND TO CLEAR
All shipments subject to inspection so when sending goods always be aware of this.
Anyone with a full year Work Permit (or
one year Visa) and returning Thai residents who have lived more than one
year abroad will be considered for duty-free exemption.
Customer allowed duty-free import of one
air and one sea shipment from country of last residence
Shipment must not arrive before the
Goods must arrive no later than six
months after the date on the Work Permit
Goods must originate from the same
country as the customer
DUTY ON RESTRICTED ITEMS
New items (over six months old) require
invoices. In fact try to have invoices for most things
Works of art and antiquities and this includes Buddhas even made of plastic and bought on the street they must be classified by the Fine Arts Dept so be aware of this
HIGH DUTIES apply to stereo and video
equipment, all appliances, luxury items, carpets, foodstuff, and office
equipment Only one of each type of electrical appliance is allowed,
duplicate appliances will be charged full duties. Computers, fax
machines and phones can cause problems so differentiate household from
business as dutiable office equipment.
Narcotics and drugs. Medical equipment.
Gold and silver
Plants (Health Certificate required).
Several plant and fruits are prohibited (inquire before importing)
Firearms, weapons, ammunition and
dangerous objects (subject to taxes and licensing, which take very long;
goods of this type MUST NOT BE INCLUDED in household goods shipment).
Radio equipment and transmitters of any kind
Automobiles and motorcycles heavily taxed
and require approval from the Ministry of Commerce prior to forwarding
of vehicle from origin. We tell people don't try as the Customs may value at what they have in their index and duties for second hand cars will range from 215% to 300%. Water vehicles (must prove legal ownership)
Animals subject to duties. Information
such as sex, name, age and breed should be provided to Destination Agent
well in advance of importation of animal. Quarantine may be required but
Health Certificate providing evidence
that rabies vaccination has been administered seven days prior to
Certificate of Vaccination, Pedigree (if
FOR ALL IMPORT CLEARANCE WE CAN DO FOR YOU AND ARRANGE.
SENDING GOODS OUT OF THAILAND:
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