how much does it cost to import a car from south africa to the uk


It is not as expensive as you may think to import a car from South Africa to the UK. You will need to pay for shipping, but the overall cost is not as high as you might expect. There are a few things to keep in mind when you are importing a car from South Africa to the UK.

The first thing to keep in mind is that you will need to have your car inspected by the UK Border Agency. This is to ensure that the car meets all UK safety and emissions standards. The cost of this inspection is £55.

You will also need to pay VAT on your car. The rate of VAT is 20%, so you will need to add this to the cost of your car.

You will need to pay for shipping to the UK. The cost of shipping will depend on the size and weight of your car. You can expect to pay around £1000 for shipping.

Once you have your car in the UK, you will need to register it with the DVLA. The cost of registration is £55.

Overall, the cost of importing a car from South Africa to the UK is not as high as you might expect. You will need to pay for shipping and VAT, but the overall cost is not as high as you might think.

It can cost upwards of £2,500 to import a car from South Africa to the UK, including shipping, handling, and import duty fees. This does not account for any necessary repairs or modifications that may need to be made once the car arrives in the UK. South African cars are not built to UK standards and will often need to have parts changed or replaced in order to be roadworthy. The cost of importing a car from South Africa to the UK can vary depending on the make and model of the car, as well as the condition it is in.


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