We have a team of highly qualified International Moving Specialists
that will oversee your move every step of the way,
from initial planning at origin to final unpacking in your new home.
With carefully selected agents all-over the world, our resources deliver world-class moving.
Domestic and International Relocations
We understand that each employee-relocation is unique in nature. For each relocation there are normally three parties involved; the company executive being relocated, the Human Resource Manager and more often than not, the spouse or significant other. It is vital that each party be completely assured that the move will go smoothly and that the goods will arrive safely.
Our experience, training and proven techniques assure quality results the world over.
Office/Business and Company Sponsored Relocations
Whether you are moving a workstation or a warehouse, branch office or corporate headquarters, we understand the importance of continuity in the operation of your business. Regardless of your company size or the complexity of circumstances surrounding your office move, BEST’s moving professionals can assist you with the detailed planning needed for a successful move. We will work with you to develop the best strategy for each phase of the move process.
We understand that relocation is a complicated process and therefore we are flexible and quick to respond when our customers require contingencies. Our sensitivity to your needs and our dedication to service has allowed us the privilege of developing dynamic partnerships with our commercial customers.
- Project management
- Document storage
Whether shipping your personal belongings or your entire company, BEST has the experience and personnel to make sure your shipment gets to its location safely and quickly. We work closely with our overseas agent to ensure that your valuables will be handled with professional care from departure to delivery.
From supplying the correct packing materials and labour to loading, safe driving and unpacking, we ensure every possibility is anticipated. BEST can also assist in handling customs clearance to make your international shipping experience simple and effortless.
Fine Art and Antique Packing & Crating
We have packed and crated many valuable items over the last 30 years and each move has been unique. We employ experienced, sympathetic staff, who understand the importance of valuable heirlooms; be they sentimental or items of immense value. Size is not an issue; we will pack a Faberge egg or a 3-ton sculpture of David. If you need it packed and crated, we will do it!
Relocation Tips and Tricks
How long is my quotation valid for?
BEST Shipping quotations are valid for 30 days from the date of issue and the work is to commence within 90 days from the date of acceptance. It is our desire that upon completion of us managing your relocation you enjoy your new Island home!! If we have facilitated...
What items can not be imported into Bermuda?
In addition to the dangerous goods listed above, it is prohibited to transport explosives, ammunition and toxic materials. Ivory, animal skins pornographic material, plants, plant material, soil, seeds, Liquor, pharmaceutical drugs. Etc. BEST will not transport...
Can I move firearms?
Under Bermuda Law, BEST Shipping is unable to transport firearms.
What items are you unable to move?
The following are considered to be dangerous goods and are not transportable by BEST Shipping. Cooking Oils Cleaning Solvents Aerosol Cans Matches Firelighters Pesticides Paint Thinners Oil Petrol Kerosene Mentholated Spirits Turpentine Weed Killers Photographic...
Can I move my pets?
Yes, BEST Shipping can relocate your pets. We understand the importance of your pet's well being in your move, for further information, please contact our representative
Can I move my potted plants?
No, BEST shipping can not import your potted plants. However, if you are moving to Bermuda you need to check on the Quarantine regulations, as plants and plant material can be prohibited.
What should I do with valuables such as jewellery and stamp collections?
These items are excluded from transit insurance cover, and as such need to be transported by you to your destination
How long can I store my household effects for?
BEST Shipping can provide storage for any period of time from a week to an indefinite period of time.
Keep aside all important documents and items you will need immediately in your new home. Pack one room at a time, with similar items in each box. Wrap each item individually and place a layer of cushioning at the bottom of the box. Place heavier items at the...
How should I pack my effects, if BEST Shipping has not quoted to pack?
BEST is able to provide you with packing materials for your move. Alternatively you can use your own packing materials. You will require: Clean sturdy cartons Clean newspaper Bubble wrap Marking pens Tape
What should I do if the volume of my shipment changes?
Please contact your BEST consultant and we will review the quote if necessary.
What will BEST Removals disassemble and reassemble during my relocation?
The BEST Shipping team will disassemble and reassemble beds for your relocation. However, the disassembly and reassembly of swing sets, trampolines and the like, are outside of our scope of service. We can assist with direction to suitably qualified service providers....
Do I have to be at the uplift and delivery?
An authorized representative needs to be at both the uplift and delivery of your belongings. At delivery it is especially important that this person can advise the BEST Shipping on the placement of furniture and cartons in the new home.
Is there specialist packing that can be used for our antiques?
Yes, BEST Shipping are Fine Art specialists in the transportation of art and antiques, whether it is a sideboard or a prized art collection. Items requiring specialist care will be identified, and a made to measure wooden crate will be used to protect the item during...
What is transit insurance and why is it important?
Transit insurance is a special type of insurance that protects against damage and loss during transit. Just as you need to protect your belongings from loss whilst they are in your home, you also need to protect them throughout the moving process. Whilst BEST will...
What items cannot be taken when moving overseas?
Customs regulations vary according to each destination, so it is important to check with your BEST consultant as to the regulations of your new country. If there are any prohibited items amongst your goods, this may delay the clearance of your shipment and result in...
How long will my household goods take to arrive at my overseas destination?
The shipping time can vary according to your destination, your BEST consultant can advise you of an approximate timeframe. It is important to note that on arrival, your shipment will have to be cleared by customs before delivery to your new address.