Household Goods Moving to the Libya

International Goods Moving Service to the Libya

As much as you're excited to be moving to Libya there are many factors to be considered when moving from Dubai to Libya. Most of those who relocate to Libya are stationed in Tripoli, Benghazi or Janzour. Zawia and Misurata are also common for expats to choose as relocation placements. Aeon Household Moving will help you from paperwork to delivery. They have partnerships with an exclusive network of agents worldwide, hence shipments of household effects can be brought in and out of Dubai. When you choose the services provided by Aeon Shipping, you will have the confidence of knowing that your goods will arrive in excellent condition. Let’s look at how this process works.

How to Ship Your Household Goods to the Libya

There are multiple options that you may want to consider when shipping your items to Libya. There is no restriction on size of cargo. Door To Door service can be arranged if you require. Movers and relocation services are well prepared and done accordingly from Dubai. This flexibility will make it easy for you to choose the right level of service to suit your needs.

Libya Shipping Requirements

In order to ship to Libya you’ll need to know a bit about the Libya Shipping requirements involved.

Import duties must be paid in the dinar, the Libyan currency. An import license is not required, however there are certain duty rates for certain products based on gross weight. Ad valorem duties are based on the Cost, Insurance, and Freight (CIF) value of the goods.

Please be aware that the following items are strictly controlled. In some cases their importation will be restricted to certain public corporations.

  • Food items
  • Gold
  • Insecticides
  • Medicines
  • Petroleum products
  • Tobacco

Shipment to Libya of the following items is prohibited.

  • Alcoholic Beverages
  • Luxury Cars
  • Used Cars
  • Used Equipment and Machinery
  • All imports from Israel
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Service Modes for Shipping Household Items to the Libya

Packing Services

Feel free to contact us and make arrangements for our well trained team to come over to your house/ apartment and help you package each of your items. They will make sure that your goods are not damaged during the journey. Also, we will be able to help you handle larger items, which you may not be able to move.Processing and completing of all documents and customs documents required for shipping and exporting from Dubai to Libya should be prepared.All will be loaded carefully after bar coding these to our closed truck and sent to our warehouse.

Sea Freight

The container shipping to transport your items is a cost effective method. One of the benefits of this method is that you can send all your items in the same shipment. We also offer two types of shipping, Full Container Load (FCL) and Less Than Container Load (LCL). If you’re hoping to ship a large quantity of household items the FCL method is best. You have the option of deciding whether you want to collect the container from the port or have it delivered to your home.

Sea freight shipments can be forwarded in three methods: as an entirely (sole) use container (FCL), as LCL (Less than Container Load) or as Groupage (shared container).

If you have a large cargo FCL service provides a fast and direct service. All the packages will be marked of its contents and barcoded. The container can be loaded and sealed at the customer's location or our bonded warehouse. - giving you total peace of mind in that your effects are safely transported in one large box.

LCL(Less than Container Load) is an economic and safe option in that you pay for the volume your shipment actually takes up. This service is ideal for consignments not too large for airfreight, and also not too small for a full container load. For an LCL shipment, your belongings are exported wrapped and packed at your home and removed to our warehouse. These packages will be consolidated by the shipping line with other cargo going to the same destination.

Air Freight

If you require your household effects immediately, air freight service is the best option. However, large amounts of cargo and certain items are not allowed. Please contact our assistance to get a better understanding of the shipping process. We pack your personal effects in appropriate boxes and arrange to ship on the first available and most direct flight for your destination. All security checks and customs inspections are conducted under the supervision of our staff to ensure the safety of your goods. Delivery can be completed within 4 to 5 working days.

Warehousing Services

If you’re not sure where you’re hoping to settle in Libya, we can hold your personal effects and ship these to you once you have confirmed your destination. Aeon Shipping warehouse will

safeguard your belongings should you choose the door to port option. Our warehouse facilities come guaranteed for any international move or shipping in Dubai. We guarantee seven to 30 day free storage on international export shipments, 20 4/7 CCTV monitoring and security alarms ,up to 10000 ft. ² space available to suit small /large storage requirements, a fully insured and ventilated area, container grounding facilities, pallet making/ grounding space, in-house custom inspection, cargo loading/staffing professionals, full forklift equipment availability and a highly trained workforce.

Popular Areas

Main Cities

If you’re planning to move to main cities of Libya like Tripoli, Benghazi, Misratah, Tarhuna and Al Khums we can offer you a good rate. Get a free quote.

Tripoli is the biggest and capital city of Libya and also the country’s cultural, economic, and educational center. The capital of Tripoli is home to 1,150,989 residents and Benghazi is Libya’s second-largest city, with an estimated population of 650,629.

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There are few main ports in Libya which includes summary information about the following Libyan sea ports: Abu Kammash Port, Bouri Oil Terminal, Benghazi Port, Darna Port, Elbrega Port (Marsa Brega), and Khoms Port. You can make preparations to collect your household goods or deliver these could also be delivered to your doorstep in Libya.


There are three main airports in Libya that function on a daily basis: Tripoli, Benghazi and Sabha. ensuring that people who are using shipping services will have their cargo delivered to a convenient area.

Advantages of Shipping Household Goods from Dubai to the Libya

There are several reasons why you may want to consider using a shipping service to move your items. First, Aeon Shipping will be able to guarantee that everything arrives in excellent condition. You can have a smooth moving service and also a hassle free experience.

How Much Does Shipping Household Goods to Libya Cost?

Shipping to Libya costs depending on the service you chose. The air freight service is costly and sea freight service is cost effective.

Once you complete your free quote you can get an accurate rate from Aeon Shipping. Prices range from USD 2000 to USD 3000.

Process of Shipping Items to the Libya

The well experienced team at Aeon Shipping understands how important these items are to you. For this reason, our team takes great care when handling your personal goods, making sure that they arrive in excellent condition. Also, we have third party insurance, ensuring that any claims are settled professionally. These procedures will allow you to move with confidence through Aeon Shipping.

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How Long Does Shipping to Libya Take?

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Destination Guidelines

Documents Required

  • Copy of passport (identification pages and passport translation page in Arabic)
  • Packing list
  • Entrance visa / work permit (foreigners, diplomats)
  • Original Bill of Lading (OBL) / Telex release / air waybill (AWB)
  • Letter of employment (foreigners)
  • Statistics code (provided by Libyan employer) (foreigners)
  • Letter from the Libyan Consulate / letter of employment (returning citizens)
  • Diplomatic franchise from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (diplomats)

Customs Clearance Process

The Customs clearance procedures to Libya can last from 7-10 days (foreigners) / 10-14 days (diplomats). The owner of the goods does not need to be present for Customs clearance at the port. A letter from the Libyan Consulate is required for returning citizens, detailing the owner of the goods’ organization abroad; however, if the entity employing the owner of the goods has a branch in Libya, a letter from the employing branch is acceptable for re-entry. The owner of the goods’ import documents should be ready prior to shipment arrival at the port / airport of entry to minimize port charges.

Duties Taxes

Duties of approximately 10% may apply on shipments above the Customs estimate; however, diplomats are exempt.


If you want to move to a foreign country, you should consider using a professional shipping service, making household goods moving to the Libiya much more manageable. As we discussed, Aeon Shipping offers several great transport options and can help you pack the items into a container. Also, with five years of experience, you can rest assured that everything will arrive in excellent condition. So, make sure to contact Aeon Shipping today and request a free quote.

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