Other Services

Other Services


Customs Clearance

GBS provides a comprehensive customs clearance service for import shipments arriving at all UK ports and airports.

Our strength in understanding UK import regulations enables us to offer advice to Importers on all customs related matters, for example, EORI, Duty Rates, Preferences, Licensing, Quota Requirements, Transhipment, Port Health, Carnet’s, IPR/OPR.

Links to the UK’s major airports, ports and terminals and using the latest technology for electronic transmission direct to Customs, enables GBS to provide fast Customs Clearance of shipments arriving at all Ports and Airports nationwide.

For further information concerning our UK customs clearance services call us now on 01322 288061 or email: info@gbsfreight.co.uk

Project Cargo

GBS have sound experience in the shipment of project and heavy lift cargo not suitable for regular container lines. We provide shipping and transport solutions:
  • Ships Charter (full and part)
  • Packing
  • Route Survey
  • Heavy Haulage
  • Heavy Lift
  • Site Discharge

Storage & Distribution

GBS offers modern secure warehousing. Our nationwide distribution covers major towns and cities with daily services to and from all Ports and Airports.

Whether it’s the stripping of a 40’ high cube from the Far East, or an export consolidation for the Caribbean, short and long term storage, pick and pack, or European distribution, we have the answer.

  • Packing
  • Container Loading / Unloading
  • Cross Loading
  • Nationwide Collection / Delivery
  • Consolidation Depots
  • London / Leeds / Birmingham / Manchester
  • Approved ERTS Depot
  • Bonded Warehousing Facilities

To request a price or arrange a shipment simply complete our quote form and we will do the rest. Alternatively, you can call us on: + 44 (0) 1322 288061 , Fax + 44 (0) 1322 288190 or email: info@gbsfreight.co.uk

Touring & Exhibitions

Show Freight, Exhibitions & White Glove Services… when it simply has to be there

When taking your production, exhibition or corporate event from venue to venue – whichever country or continent – the most effective, efficient route is via this specialist division of GBS. That’s why Tour managers, Exhibition/Event organisers and Stage/Screen Production Companies come to GBS for their shipping solutions.

We have a sound background in providing international transportation services to the live entertainment, audio/visual and Exhibition industry and that’s why our specialist personnel can coordinate all aspects of international transport to match the requirements of exhibitions, tours, film or any other type of live event.

Experienced personnel who understand the Live Entertainment and Audio Visual industries provide specialist skills that ensure you receive a transport package contoured to the sensitivity of your equipment, time constraints and budget requirements.

Need a Carnet… just supply your equipment list and leave the rest to us. Express services are available when you need a Carnet in a hurry.

  • Air Freight
    • From one piece to an entire production
    • Must Fly – Scheduled – Air Charter
  • Sea Freight
    • Full and Part Sea Containers
  • Road Freight
    • Tour Trucks – Box Vans – Couriers
  • Crews
    • Load In – Load out crews
    • On site – On tour attendance
  • Customs Clearance
    • At all major Airports and Ports
  • Secure Storage
    • Temporary or Long Term
  • ATA Carnet
    • Hand delivered to your door
    • Express service available
Express services available to: Belfast, Cork, Dublin, Galway, Kildare, Louth, Mayo, Meath, Waterford, Wexford, Wicklow
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