Shipping Furniture to Australia from the UK

Get a quote for shipping furniture to Australia from the UK. Read our FAQ section for further information on furniture shipping costs to Australia and how long it will take for your furniture to arrive.

Simpsons have years of experience with furniture shipping to Australia and provide a cost-effective solution for moving household goods. Whether you are looking to ship beds, wardrobes, tables or any furniture, Simpsons are on hand to help you.

You will receive support throughout the process from a dedicated move manager who will answer any questions and assist with customs clearance and documentation.

We can ship your furniture to any location in Australia. Popular destinations include Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Perth and Adelaide.

Receive a quick quote today for shipping your furniture to Australia!

Furniture Shipping to Australia from the UK

Our Australia Shipping Furniture Service Includes:

  • Household removal to Australia
  • Door-to-door furniture shipping service (pick-up and delivery)
  • Personally assigned Move Manager
  • Export wrapping and packing
  • Professionally trained international packers
  • Full shipping containers load or part load service
  • Assistance with all documentation
  • Standard customs clearance included
  • Antique and bespoke packing as required
  • Use of accredited international shipping lines
  • Storage facilities in the UK or Australia if needed

Simpsons are one of the leading international removals companies and provide an expert furniture removals service.

The first step for shipping to Australia and moving house is to obtain a free online quote. The online cost calculator will provide you with a guideline price for moving your belongings overseas, however, for a more accurate shipping quote, book a home survey or video survey with our team.

The good news when using Simpsons is that you will receive expertly trained packers who will make the process of moving easy by professionally wrapping your items.

You will also receive a move manager who will guide you through the process of moving to Australia. The move manager will help you with documentation as well as customs clearance.

Contact our team for advice and to get a moving quote for shipping to Australia 

What does it cost to ship furniture to Australia?

The cost of shipping furniture to Australia varies depending on the quantity you are taking and where in Australia you are moving to. Therefore, we recommend that you book a home or video survey with our experienced team to receive an accurate quote for the move.

Your furniture will be container shipped to Australia. Container shipping is extremely cost-effective and is the best way to ship your goods to Australia from the UK.

How long does shipping furniture to Australia from the UK take?

Sea freight shipping to Australia from the UK usually takes 6-9 weeks with our full container load service.

For our shared container (groupage) service to Australia, it usually takes 8-12 weeks.

Shipping times are for delivery to the port, you will need to allow additional time for customs clearance on arrival in Australia.

Process of shipping furniture to Australia

To start the process of shipping furniture, complete our international costs calculator. You will receive an estimated move cost based on the move’s size.

For a more accurate quotation, you can book a home or video survey with our experienced international removals surveyors.

The good news is that you will be supported throughout the move to Australia as our move managers will answer any questions you have and explain the whole process.

Furniture shipping service to Australia

You can ship any furniture to Australia, whether it is big or small. Popular furniture items shipped to Australia include:

  • Wardrobes,
  • Beds,
  • Mattresses,
  • Tables,
  • Ovens,
  • Fridges,
  • Freezers,
  • Dishwashers
  • Bookshelves
  • Chairs
  • Mirrors

For any item you are looking to ship to Australia, our network will make sure they arrive in perfect condition at the final destination.

Where in Australia do you ship furniture to?

We ship furniture to any location in Australia. Popular shipping destinations in Australia include:

New South Wales

  • Sydney
  • Newcastle Maitland
  • Wollongong
  • Central Coast

Northern Territory 

  • Darwin
  • Alice Springs


  • Brisbane
  • Townsville
  • Sunshine Coast
  • Mackay

South Australia 

  • Adelaide
  • Murray Bridge
  • Mount Gambier
  • Whyalla


  • Hobart
  • Devonport
  • Launceston
  • Launceston


  • Melbourne
  • Ballarat
  • Geelong
  • Melton
  • Bendigo

Western Australian 

  • Perth
  • Bunbury
  • Geraldton
  • Busselton

With our shipping service, we will help you save money when moving your furniture to your new home, and provide a stress-free experience.

Overseas Furniture Shipping Service to Australia

When moving your belongings overseas, it is important to choose a furniture shipping company that provides you with support throughout.

Simpsons is a removals company that years of experience with shipping furniture to Australia and has gained a reputation for providing an excellent service.

Our shipping services include a dedicated move manager who will guide you through the process of moving abroad and answer any questions you have during the move.

Simpsons also provide a cost-effective shipping service to Australia and will save you money, whilst still providing a high-quality shipping service.

Packing service for shipping to Australia

Simpsons does provide a packing service when moving from the UK to Australia. Our packing team are well trained and highly experienced.

They will help ensure that furniture items such as sofas, chairs, tables, cupboards, washing machines and freezers are in perfect condition.

Shared container load service to Australia

A shared container load service means that your furniture will be in the same shipping container as other customers heading to Australia.

The benefit of this service is that it is extremely cost-effective as the costs of the shipping container are split between other customers.

Full container load service to Australia

A full container load service means that you will have a dedicated container with your belongings. This service is often used by those who are shipping a large amount of furniture or a large house. We can provide you with either a 20ft or 40ft container.

The benefit of this service is that it is quicker as you do not have to wait for the container to be filled by other customers and can be shipped at the next available shipping port.

Custom Clearance for shipping to Australia

It is important to be aware of prohibited and restricted items when using our removal services and shipping your furniture.

Restricted items for shipping to Australia include:

  • Drugs
  • Steroids
  • Weapons/firearms
  • Heritage items
  • Food
  • Planets and animals

Your move manager will guide you on Customs Clearance for Australia and give advice on what you can and cannot take to Australia with your furniture.

Car shipping to Australia from the UK

Our other Australia services include car shipping to Australia from the UK.

You can ship a car with your furniture, or ship a car on its own.

If you wish to receive more information about this service, speak to one of our staff to see if this option is available for you.

Call: 01322 949 557

Simpsons are a long established and quality approved company operating to British Standards across the UK, for all European, International and Commercial removals

WhatClients Say

Please browse our selection of testimonials from recent house moves, relocations and other services used.

  • Made my move so much easier the boys were very polite got the job done just what you need at a very stressful time Thank you !!!

    Kerry Baker
  • very happy with move The Simpsons team was very efficient in getting the move booked, and in helping me complete all the necessary paperwork. The pick up went smoothly, and communication was very good. The driver and his helper were very friendly and efficient.

    Andrew R

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