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Import Cars from Japan to UK:
If you are looking for companies that import cars from Japan to UK, look no further. 大和ロジスティクス株式会社 is a complete service provider of transport and logistics to import cars from Japan to UK. Our experienced team handles the complete process at competitive rates.
Our goal is to make importing a car from Japan to the UK as seamless as possible for all our customers looking to import used cars from Japan or new. Shipping car from Japan to UK safely and in a timely manner is one of the most important components of importing a car from Japan.
各積地からの is one of the few specialised companies that import cars from Japan to UK via two possible transport methods. The most common way of exporting cars from Japan to the United Kingdom is via the Roll On – Roll Off (RO/RO) method. Container shipping car from Japan to UK is also an option usually chosen for luxury vehicles.
Exporting Cars from Japan to the United Kingdom:
When exporting cars from Japan to the United Kingdom, 各積地からの can arrange the uplift of your vehicle from an Auction House in Japan, Export Clearance, 輸出前検査 and Ocean Freight. As is customary for companies that import cars from Japan to UK, when the vehicle arrives at the destination, you can choose to use your own clearing agent. Should you need assistance, Daiwa Logistics partners can assist with the Import Clearance and Delivery off the Port.
Import Vehicles from Japan to the United Kingdom:
We are not only specialised to import used cars from Japan to the UK but also 日本から輸入された車両 of all kinds to the UK. Anything from a Campervan, to Heavy Machinery, Breakbulk Cargo, motorbikes, and much more.
If you are searching for more information prior to import vehicles from Japan please read through the UK Government regulations: www.gov.uk/importing-vehicles-into-the-uk/registering-an-imported-vehicle
If you are ready to proceed, get in touch with the Daiwa Logistics team about importing a car from Japan to the UK or any other vehicle, now!
FAQs – Exporting Cars From Japan to The UK
How much is the import tax to import cars from Japan to UK?
When importing a car from Japan to the UK, you are required to pay VAT and duty through customs. The duty rate for 日本から輸入された車両 to the UK is 10% while the import VAT is 20%. Though, when importing a car from Japan under a VAT-registered company, you can reclaim the import VAT. If you are shipping a car from Japan to UK with Daiwa there are no concealed costs as we offer a comprehensive package minus the duty rate and VAT that you are required to pay separately. However, there are some conditions when importing a car from Japan to the UK where the importer does not have to pay duty or VAT. For example, a UK citizen moving back home after a year away or someone moving to the UK from Japan requiring to 日本から輸入された車両 can meet this VAT and duty-free condition if they tick all the requirements.
What documents do I need when exporting cars from Japan to the UK?
to the UK you will need to provide a list of documents to customs before your car is permitted to leave the port. These include the following:
- Bill of Lading: Import vehicles from Japan are issued a bill of lading by the carrier acknowledging delivery of the cargo.
- Proof of vehicle ownership: Import cars from Japan will need to provide a purchase invoice.
- Identification: When shipping car from Japan to UK the owner will need to provide a driver’s license issued by the DVLA, or another official photo ID such as a passport.
- Deregistration Certificate: This is the export certificate that will have been sent to you by the seller/auction house when you import used cars from Japan.
- Proof of address: お客様が import cars from Japan to UK will need to provide proof of address, normally a utility bill will suffice.
- Motor insurance documents: Before shipping car from Japan to UK you will need to have the correct motor insurance in order to drive on UK roads.
How much does it cost to Import cars from Japan to UK?
Daiwa is one of the many companies that import cars from Japan to UK but our experienced team handles the complete process at competitive rates, making us the best option for you when 日本から車を輸出する前に通知されます。. The cost to import cars from Japan to UK depends on vehicle specifications, destination ports and distance. Shipping car from Japan to UK with Daiwa should approximately take 50 to 60 days depending on the port of entry which includes Southampton, Bristol, Newcastle, and Grimsby. The main reason you should import cars from Japan to UK with Daiwa is that there are no hidden costs as we provide a comprehensive package. Our team can create a quote for you right now and start 日本から車を輸出する前に通知されます。 as soon as possible.
What difficulties might I encounter if I import used cars from Japan?
Exporting cars from Japan has become one of the biggest industries in the world because of their high quality, performance and safety. However, there can be unexpected difficulties when 日本から車を輸出する前に通知されます。 that you need to research and be aware of before you import vehicles from Japan. For example, if you are wanting to import cars from Japan to the UK you will find financing and insuring a Japanese car will be more challenging compared to a UK car. Companies that import cars from Japan to UK like auction halls and agents offer online services which can have a higher risk of fraud being online. Japanese used car exporters are known for being honest and having great business ethics but there are fraudulent companies that import cars from Japan to UK and all over the world. Daiwa suggests before you import cars from Japan to UK do some research about the dealer or exporters before transferring any money. If you haven’t purchased a car yet or don’t know how to 日本から輸入された車両 our team at Daiwa can refer reliable and trustworthy auction houses, agents and companies that import cars from Japan to UK.
When importing a car from Japan to the UK, what do I need to do once my car arrives?
The UK government have strict requirements for import cars from Japan to UK that ensures your car meets all the safety standards for public roads. Once Daiwa has started commencing the arrangements for shipping car from Japan to UK the next step is to inform HM Revenue and Customs. Once the vessel arrives in the UK, you have 14 days to let HMRC know in order to register the car, you will then find out if you owe VAT or duty fees. If you inform them after exceeding the 14-day limit, you will be penalised. But before you can register your vehicle in the UK, the car must pass an Individual Vehicle Approval (IVA) Test which ensures cars comply with all laws in the UK. If you import cars from Japan to UK that are younger than 10 years, you need to secure an IVA certificate. Only then will you be permitted to register your vehicle in the UK.