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Caravan Shipping

With over 45 years’ experience in the complexities of caravan shipping Unsworth are the recognised leaders for safe, secure and cost-effective shipping to worldwide destinations.

We have shipped over 2500 units in 2019 and are the trusted partner for some of the largest manufacturers and dealers.

Our process has been refined through continuous improvement and is relied upon by hundreds of specialist caravan dealers, as well as owners across the globe.

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Request a quote online

Request and tailor your instant online quotation in our dedicated Unsworth RV platform. With no hidden costs you can rely on a transparent quotation that includes specific optional extras to meet your specific requirements.

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UK delivery or collection

Either deliver your vehicle to one of our nominated UK depots based in Felixstowe, Southampton or Hull or choose to have your vehicle collected from a UK address. 

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Unit Receipt

Upon receiving the unit in one of our warehouses, we conduct a thorough documented check, logging pictures and making detailed notes, which are all available on the Unsworth RV platform.

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Valeting

We offer a full valeting service on all units, including a hand wash, steam cleaning or jet cleaning. As well as receiving your unit in mint condition, having your unit valeted ensures MAF (Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry) compliance, reducing the risk of delays on arrival.

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Fumigation

New Zealand and Australia have imposed strict controls on caravan imports to reduce the risk of Brown Marmorated Stink Bug contamination. We ensure full compliance with BMSB procedures through our MPI (Ministry for Primary Industries) approved fumigation centres in the UK and across Europe.

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Vehicle secured and safety assured with our unique loading methods

Our warehouse team are committed to protecting your units and will effectively prepare your vehicle for shipment. Our unique tape free loading technique eliminates the risk of residue build up or paint damage; our unique hitch ball A-frame securing method, along with the latest secure strapping techniques increase security and stability of the unit in transit.

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Loading the unit inside the container

Our commitment to providing a risk and damage free service continues with our loading procedures.Strapping is prepared inside the container prior to loading and we further increase stability by lowering the units’ legs. An Unsworth team member is assigned to check all loadings before the container may be sealed.

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Transit to port and container loading

Our dedicated vehicle collects the container and shunts it to the departure port where it is seamlessly loaded onto the allocated vessel alongside other containers, usually by crane, and secured on board the ship. Our loading and strapping techniques ensure minimal movement inside the container during transit and we offer the fastest shipping service from port-to-port worldwide.

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Track your shipment

From the moment we receive your unit, to arrival at destination, our specialised platform comes equipped with alive tracking amongst other premium features to provide leading shipment visibility.

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Arrival at destination

On arrival at its intended destination we can administer the local Customs procedures and quarantine inspections, as-well as provide duty and tax assistance. Either collect your vehicle from our depot or choose to have us deliver it to your local compliance centre or chosen address.

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