United Kingdom


Information


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ISO Code: GB

Capital City: London

Area: 243,610 km2

Population: 64,966,114

Currency: Pound Sterling (GBP)

International Dialling Code: +44


Agent Information


Viva Xpress Logistics (UK) Limited

World Xpress Centre

Galleymead Road

Colnbrook

Berkshire

SL3 0EN

tel: +44 (0) 1753 210700

fax: +44 (0)1753 210709

email: support@vxlnet.co.uk


Service Areas and Zip Codes


Same Day as Standard Ex LHR – Close out 09:30 on days 1.2.3.4.5 

City Zone:

E1, EC1, EC2, EC3, EC4

W1, WC1, WC2,

SE1, SW1

Zone 1:

SW3, SW5, SW7, SW10

W2-W14

Zone 3:

NW1-NW11

SW2, SW4, SW6, SW8, SW9, SW11-SW20

Zone 4:

SE2-SE28

Nextday ex LHR: Close out 19:00 on days 1.2.3.4.5 and 13:00 on day 6

All Mainland

including  E2-E18 & N1-N20

Isle of Wight

1 days ex LHR

Scottish Highlands – Zone 1

2-3 days ex LHR

Scottish Highlands – Zone 2

3 days ex LHR

Scottish Highlands – Zone 3

4 days ex LHR

Scottish Offshore Islands

Should you have requirements for any kind of specials or timed delivery options please contact customer services via email at support@vxlnet.co.uk or by calling +44 (0)1753 210700.

Please note whilst we endeavour to ensure all information is correct, Viva Xpress Logistics (UK) Limited cannot be held responsible for any errors on zone listings.


Customs & Clearance Information at destination


The low value threshold for clearance into UK is GBP 15.00. Items above this value must be individually cleared and will attract import duty and taxes.

Items destined for the UK with a value above GBP 600.00 must be cleared with a valid UK VAT/EORI number. (This does not apply to private individuals importing goods).

Goods containing alcohol must be sent with a detailed invoice declaring volume of liquid and percentage of Alcohol.

Importation of personal effects is only possible if a C3 form is filled out by the owner of the items at shipping point and this form is accompanying the goods into UK.

Foodstuff (particularly meat, fish & dairy products) require licences for import and you are advised to check with Viva Xpress prior to shipping as such goods arriving to LHR without correct paperwork will be RTO at shippers expense.

Downloads:

C3 form


Prohibited Items


>click here for detailed list

As well as above list: Any items violating British Trademarks/Copyrights are strictly prohibited & Items imitating any branded goods. Cigarettes to private individuals.


Holidays


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