Quality Accreditations

British Association of Removers and TSI | Domestic Mover of the Year Finalist 2016 | Domestic Mover of the Year 2017

The British Association of Removers (BAR) set the standards for the removal industry throughout the UK. As members, we are bound by a strict Code of Practice which is designed to ensure you receive the best possible moving experience.

We’re there, not only to safely transport your belongings from A to B, but to take away the stress of moving. You can expect professionalism and the highest of standards whenever you move with us. Not to mention friendly faces – our team are known for this! Find out more about BAR.

Our commitment to the moving industry is demonstrated by being named Domestic Mover of the Year Finalist in 2016 and Domestic Mover of the Year 2017.

Self-Storage Association UK

  • The Self-Storage Association (SSA) set the standards for the storage industry throughout the UK. As members, we are bound by strict operating principles and guidelines, which means that you can store your belongings with complete peace of mind, safe in the knowledge that: The security of your belongings is our top priority
  • You, the customer, are protected and will always be looked after

Take a look at the SSA’s article on things to consider when selecting a storage provider.

Advanced Payment Guarantee (APG) Scheme

The APG Scheme protects your advanced payments made to us (such as your move deposit), in the event that Squab goes into financial difficulty prior to completing your move or storage contract. For more information, please see ‘Introducing the APG Scheme’ or visit the BAR website. You can also download our certificate of membership along with the full terms and conditions.

BS EN 12522 Parts 1 and 2
BS EN 14873
BS EN 15696

We hold three quality standards. The standards are developed and administered by the British Standards Institute (BSI) and are assessed annually. The below standards demonstrate our commitment to quality and best practice in removals and storage. They also protect you, the customer.

Removals

BS EN 12522 Parts 1 and 2 – European-wide standard for Furniture Removals for Private Individuals

Storage

BS EN 14873 – Storage of Furniture and Personal Effects
BS EN 15696 – Self storage

Which? Trusted trader

We are recommended by Which? as a trader you can trust. So you can rest assured that your house move is in safe hands with us; after all, the moving process is stressful enough without having to worry about your removals company!

In order to achieve this status, we underwent a rigorous assessment process and we’re committed to the Which? Code of Conduct.

Find out more about what it means to be a Which? Trusted Trader.

Tick Box Scheme

The Tick Box Scheme is a national scheme preventing illegal goods from entering storage facilities.

As members, we are committed to working with trading standards to ensure our facilities are kept free of illegal goods.

We are incredibly proud of the above accreditations and memberships and our high-quality service is echoed in the reviews provided by our customers, which can be read on Reference Line. Please feel free to take a look!

We are incredibly proud of the above accreditations and memberships and our high quality service is echoed in the reviews provided by our customers, which can be read on Reference Line. Please feel free to take a look!

Please also note: We adhere to the British Association of Removers Alternative Dispute Resolution Scheme which is independently operated by;

The Furniture Ombudsman

The Furniture Ombudsman
3-4 Viewpoint Office Village
Babbage Road
Stevenage
Hertfordshire
SG1 2EQ
T: 0333 241 3209
W: www.thefurnitureombudsman.org


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