Coronavirus

Britannia Movers is continuing to monitor the advice provided by the BAR and the Government regarding the coronavirus pandemic. The current guidance makes it clear that household removals are still permitted providing the correct safety measures are followed by customers and Britannia staff. Below we have posted various updates and guides that we feel will be helpful to our customers when planning and arranging their moves. The safety of our staff and customers is still the most important consideration, and we are continuing to work and develop ways to deliver our services in a secure and convenient manner.

Britannia Movers – Coronavirus procedures for moving day

Whether you’ve booked your move with Britannia or are purely at a planning stage, please watch this short instructional video which explains some of the important new measures that we’ve put in place to protect our customers and crew on moving day. It’s of paramount importance that we work together to reduce risk and ensure a comfortable trouble-free moving experience for all.

Britannia Movers Survey App – Working to keep you safe

In these difficult times Britannia has developed a video survey app to allow customers and staff to operate a virtual pre-move survey, avoiding the necessity for a home visit for those nervous about this option. The app is simple to use and can be downloaded from either the Apple iTunes app store or Google Play for Android phones. To learn more and how to contact your local Britannia office, just watch this short video which should answer all your questions and give you a feel for the many benefits of our new app.

Coronavirus FAQs

Q1 Is Britannia Movers operational again?

Q2 What’s the best way to get in touch with Britannia Movers?

Q3 How can I arrange to get a price for my move?

Q4 How will an on site survey work?

Q5 What happens on moving day?

Q6 Can I have friends or family to help with my packing?

Q7 Do I need a facemask for site surveys or my removal?

Q8 Does the above apply if I’m moving overseas?

Coronavirus News Updates

Britannia Movers International – update on our services in Denmark

Bulletin dated: 10 November 2020 The UK Government has moved swiftly to address any risk of the coronavirus strain discovered in Denmark spreading to British shores. As of 4am GMT Sunday 8th November Freight drivers who are not UK citizens and have been through Denmark in the last fortnight are warned they will be turned away from the British border. Furthermore, all returning drivers who are UK citizens will have to self-isolate for 14 days along with their households. This naturally will have ... Read more

Britannia Movers International – Covid-19 update 2 November 2020

Over the weekend Britannia Movers has been deciphering the Government announcement from Saturday evening and liaising with our trade body the BAR and through them all relevant Government departments. Our clear understanding is that for now Britannia will continue to be able to operate our removal services for our customers. Robert Jenrick the Housing Minister has confirmed ‘“Yes – the housing market will remain open throughout this period. Everyone should continue to play their part in reducing the spread of the virus ... Read more

Are Fickle Finances Seeing Expats Return Home?

Coronavirus has crushed the dreams of many expats living overseas. Business and lifestyle news outlet Forbes reported recently that many expats “are no longer living the dream”. This has led to a mass exodus of expats moving back - or preparing to move back - to their home country as a result of an uncertain financial future. The Gulf is one of the most highly impacted areas. Known for its extremely high population of expats, it was a surprise to see that ... Read more

What Impact is Coronavirus Having on the Property Market?

Coronavirus has undoubtedly had a staggering effect on the property market. Extensive periods of market stagnation teamed with a dwindling economy had many estate agents preparing for a tumultuous year. Property buying and selling is on the road to recovery and data reveals that it could be at a faster pace than experts once assumed. Property buyer trends The global pandemic has certainly changed the way in which people are shopping for property. The summer of 2020 has revealed some interesting changes in ... Read more

How do I use the Britannia Video Survey App?

We are delighted to be able to provide our customers with a Video Survey App, which is downloadable from the App Store and Google Play. The App means that not only can we provide a quote remotely, without having to wait to arrange a home survey, but it also provides access to many other features. Please watch our video below to find out more about the App and how to use it: Read more
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