Cross Border Moving

The decision to move internationally can be daunting in many ways. We would like to make one part of that decision worry free. We can take care of moving your goods and household items to your new home to make the transition smooth and seamless. We have a lot of experience in moving households from Canada to U.S or vice versa. Our expert team can familiarize you with all the documentation you will require for the move as that is the most important part of the whole process. We will ensure that you understand the process completely so that there are no delays and issues in moving your items across the border. As there are different rules and regulations for U.S. and Canada, the following list can be a strong starting point for you.

Moving from Canada to the U.S.:


You can access some of these forms here:http://forms.cbp.gov/pdf/CBP_Form_3299.pdf

The United States allows household goods and furniture to be brought into the country duty-free, provided the items have been used for more than one year. This includes but is not limited to goods like:
All of this will need to be declared at the border when entering the country. Additional information can be found at: http://www.cbp.gov or 202-325-8000.

Moving from the U.S to Canada:


You can access some of these forms here: http://forms.cbp.gov/pdf/CBP_Form_3299.pdf

Canada Customs regulations requires that the person who would like to move his/her goods to Canada from United States must clear the goods in person as an owner. Our representative will be in touch with you as soon as our truck arrives at the border so you can arrange a meeting at the customs office to make the declaration. You will require the following documents at the declaration appointment:
Sometimes, there can be duty, taxes owing or other fees that will have to be paid prior to the goods being released by the customs office. For more information, you can visit the following websites:
For this process to be as smooth as possible, it is really essential that you have documentation like passports, photo ID’s, birth certificates, Social Insurance or Social Security etc, all up to date. Of course our consultants will be there to guide you every step of the way to make your move hassle free.