For moves within Europe, Central Moves has a reputation that is admired and respected throughout the moving industry.
From the first contact and representative’s visit, throughout the move and on to final delivery anywhere in Europe, Central Moves care and attention will shine through. We have weekly trucks to all parts of EU.
Classical furniture moving skills combine with computer-based tracking systems to provide a perfect balance between technology and tradition.
Pianos, organs, computer and audio-visual equipment, even house plants receive the same expert care during the entire move.
Quality Assured Services
Difficult Access to Your Property
We can assist with difficult access in Europe by utilising our specialist vehicle that can also carry our small trans-ship vehicle and used at any destination. Central Moves also has network of European removals companies who can offer manpower and small vehicles for trans-shipment if required. We also hire outside elevators for those large items of furniture
Central Moves can help with those very large items of furniture
In some properties its not possible to get your large items through the door ways or stairs. We can help you over come this problem with an outside elevator to take your items through your largest window
European Part Load Removals Service
Our part load service is the perfect solution for clients who only have a small amount of effects to move, or clients who are moving an entire house but can be flexible with dates, allowing us to consolidate and deliver other shipments on route and therefore reducing costs to all clients on the vehicle . Each customers effects are numbered, labelled, itemised and inventoried The removal crew will provide you with a copy of the inventory for a cross reference at destination.
European Full Load/Dedicated Vehicle Service
Our dedicated European removal service provides the client with sole use of 1 of our vehicles, meaning there will be no other customers effects on the vehicle. Timings are only restricted by European tachograph laws. All clients are provided with a full door to door day to day removal schedule upon estimation.
Skilled controllers co-ordinate moves to make full use of Central Moves network of companies within the UK and their associates elsewhere. Controllers are familiar with the regulations that apply, even today, to moves between the member states of the EU and beyond. Packing crews often travel with the vehicle to ensure continuity throughout.
The result is a network that provides a highly efficient, comprehensive, cost-effective moving service
Our European Removals service Includes;
- Free No Obligation Home Survey
- Free Removal Planning
- Highly Experienced Removals Team
- Purpose Built Removals Vehicles
- Carpet and Bannister Protectors
- Furniture Blankets and Webbing For Safe Transit
- Expert Packing Services
- Storage In Twickenham or Europe
Customs Clearance Services For Removals to Europe
Customs clearance are essential when relocating personal belongings from one country to another. Central Moves customs clearance services facilitate the smooth transition of goods through customs checkpoints, ensuring compliance with import regulations and minimising potential delays or complications.
Our customs clearance agents specialise in navigating the complex customs procedures, documentation, and duties involved in European moves. They handle tasks such as preparing and submitting necessary paperwork, coordinating with customs officials, and arranging inspections if required.
Our agents services help individuals and families moving to Europe to navigate the intricacies of customs regulations, ensuring that their belongings reach their destination safely and efficiently.
Our European removals co-ordinator will liaise with you at every step of the way and assist with the completion of the required paperwork for customs.
Insurance For European Moving
We understand the importance of protecting our customers’ belongings during the moving process. We provide comprehensive insurance coverage to ensure that in the event of any unforeseen circumstances or accidents, our customers’ goods are safeguarded.
Insurance policies are designed to cover various risks such as damage, theft, loss, or breakage that may occur during transit. We work closely with our customers to assess the value of their possessions and tailor insurance packages that meet their specific needs.
Our team is committed to guiding our customers through the insurance process, explaining the coverage details, and providing assistance in the event of a claim. With our insurance for removals, our customers can have peace of mind knowing that their belongings are protected throughout the entire moving journey.
Packing And Unpacking
- Packing Materials: Central Moves can provide all the necessary packing materials such as cardboard boxes, bubble wrap, packing paper, tape, and labels. ensuring that the materials are of high quality to protect your belongings during transit.
- Professional Packing: Our experienced packers will efficiently and securely pack your items, ensuring they are properly wrapped and protected. They have expertise in packing different types of belongings, including fragile and valuable items, to minimise the risk of damage during the move.
- Customised Packing Solutions: We offer tailored packing solutions based on your specific needs. Whether you require full packing services or assistance with specific items, we can accommodate your requirements.
- Inventory and Labeling: The packing team will create a detailed inventory of your belongings, ensuring that each item is appropriately labeled. This helps with organisation during the packing process and makes it easier to unpack and locate items at your new destination, the inventory is also essentail for customs clearance procedures.
- Unpacking Services: Central Moves also provide unpacking services at your new location. Their team will unpack your belongings, place them in designated areas, and remove the packing materials, saving you time and effort.
Transit Times For Removals From The UK To Europe
Transit times for removals from the UK to Europe can vary depending on several factors, including the destination country, the specific location within that country, the mode of transportation, the size of the removal/shipment, packing requirements and the service level chosen. However, here are some general estimates for transit times:
- Europe by Road: Removals by road transport are a common choice for moving from the UK to Europe. Transit times can range from a couple of days to a few weeks (part loads), depending on the distance, route, and any potential delays at borders or due to traffic. On average, for most destinations in Europe, you can expect a transit time of around 2 to 7 days on a dedicated removals service via road.
- Europe by Sea: If your removal involves shipping containers by sea, the transit time will depend on the specific port of departure and arrival, as well as the shipping schedule. For example, shipping to mainland Europe from the UK can take anywhere from 1 to 2 weeks or longer, depending on the distance and the shipping company’s schedule.
- Europe by Air: Air freight is the fastest option for removals, but it is generally more expensive than road or sea transport. If you opt for air transport, the transit time can be significantly reduced to a matter of hours in some circumstances, depending on the availability of flights and the distance to the destination.
It’s important to note that these transit times are estimates and can vary based on various factors, including the volume of shipments, customs clearance procedures, and unforeseen circumstances such as weather conditions or strikes.
If you would like any further information regarding european removals please feel free to contact us.