Post Brexit Customs
A basic guide to Post Brexit Customs and Commercial Invoice requirements
Whatever your transport requirements, we can offer you a bespoke solution to solve all your problems. Professional team can arrange the safe delivery of your products on time every time to any destination in the UK, Ireland and Europe. With our own fleet of vehicles and a strong network of partners and Owner/Drivers we are one of the fastest growing haulage companies in the UK.
We provide high quality road haulage service throughout the UK and Europe. Our core business is Express & Dedicated transport from a single pallet to full loads. We are also part of the Pallet Network which means we have access to some of the best rates for domestic and European pallet services with a reliable operation.Haulage Rates
We have a variety of vehicles such as curtain-sided, tail-lifts, flats, box trailers and low loaders. Based in North Essex, Road Haulage Services is well positioned to access the Europe, London and our vehicles regularly load into and out of Heathrow airport. We also partner with partner haulage companies to keep rates low and provide greater availability.Our Fleet
Road Haulage Services Ltd aims to provide value for money in a rather unsexy element of your business; transport. We have a fleet of our own vehicles and partner with agents on the continent to deliver great value for money for palletized shipping, full and part loads as well as same-day delivery.
We put a lot of effort into customer care and as a result, we have built a loyal customer base of UK Manufacturers and eCommerce customer selling goods into Europe.
We specialise in sending pallets around the UK, Europe and Worldwide and can help to guide you.
Full and part loads around the UK or UK-EU-UK. We also ship containers worldwide by Air and Sea.
Pallet courier vans are a quick way to move goods across the country and can be surprisingly good value.
Due to customer demand we now offer competitive air and sea freight and can offer advice where needed.
|Goods / Vehicle||Load||Destination||Price £||Price Per Mile £||Notes|
|100kg Pallet||Norwich||Seville (Spain)||230.00||0.17||Most of this journey was by Ferry|
|Transit van 250 miles||375.00||1.50|
|Pallet 100kg||Glasgow||area 87130 France||215.00||1.17|
|2 pallets @ 1,000kg each||Norwich||area 50850 France||270.00||0.57|
|2 Direct Pallets||London||Marseilles France||645.00||0.83|
|11 pallets||Haverhill||Hanover - Germany||495.00||0.89|
|4 Heavy Pallets||Clacton||Erlangen Germany||570.00||0.87|
|5 large crates||Surrey||Eindhoven||450.00||1.49|
|Full Load||Colchester||O2 Arena||550.00||8.46|
|Full Load||Wrexham||Waldenburg Germany||965.00||1.26|
|1000kg pallet x 2||Norwich||Ger France||245.00||0.52|
For continental land transit the hauliers liability to you, the owner of the goods, is calculated at around £8 per KG. Additional insurance up to £10k coverage can be purchased for £20, and for higher value goods we will provide you a bespoke quotation.
As the roads and ferries can be unpredictable we do not guarantee delivery timescales however we do work hard to ensure rapid transit where required.
Yes. To ensure smooth transit it may be necessary to discuss access and timings with our service personnel and we can ensure that a tail lift vehicle is used where required.
'Standard Pallets' are 120x100cm and 'Euro Pallets' are 120x80cm. Anything bigger than this would be classed as oversized or if your goods overhang the pallet (not recommended unless the goods are sturdy) it would also be classed as oversized. If possible it is best to keep the height to a maximum of 220cm as anything taller may not fit through the doors of many standard vehicles. Our oversized pallet quotes are calculated on the exact measurements of your load so you will not pay for more space that you use.
Typically 5 working days is a good rule of thumb for most western European countries.
For domestic pallets and Exports, we can sometimes collect same day If booked before 10am. On most occasions though collection will be next working day and for Imports it is best to allow 2 days.
Yes (depending on the distance). This will require a dedicated vehicle.
Yes. Engines or vehicle parts must be fully drained of any oil or fuel prior to transport as spill and leaks can create a slip hazard and a fire risk.
Yes, often we can provide an online tracking link. If this is not available our service personnel can keep you updated on transit.
If your goods can be moved by hand (small and lightweight) or by forklift then it may not be necessary to put them onto a pallet. Typically though a pallet is essential for transit.
Kerbside refers to the position and availability of goods. Collections must be from a place accessible by the vehicle and goods will not be move further once off the vehicle.
Thank you very much for taking the time to understand what we needed, the goods arrived this morning exactly as planned.
They always answer the phone when i call and keep me updated when i have something urgent being delivered
Because you need to know your costs, we offer a quick and easy haulage quote and guarantee you will be happy with the results.
Tell us what you need using the basic form below and we’ll call or email you back within 15 – 20 minutes.