Interstate Removals in CANBERRA & the ACT

The Australian Capital Territory is a state full of fantastic places to eat and sights to see. From Parliament House to the Australian War Memorial, there’s some incredible architecture in the ACT, as well as rich history.

This is a state with a huge amount to offer, so when you decide to move to the ACT – be it for school, a job, or just because it’s a great place to be – make sure you have the best team helping you out. Allied Pickfords is that team. So relax, and let us carry the load.


Our Interstate Removals and Storage Services in Canberra

Allied Pickfords are the interstate furniture removals and relocation specialists in Canberra and the ACT. Our expert team of friendly, professional removalists have helped thousands of individuals and families make the move interstate to their new home and we would love to do the same for you. If you’re thinking about moving interstate from Canberra, do so with the moving company more Australians trust to get them there in one piece. Our interstate relocation services include:

Moving Interstate

Moving interstate to or from Canberra and the ACT can be a huge task for individuals and families undertaking an interstate move for the very first time, as well as for those who have relocated interstate in Australia previously. Rather than take on the difficult task of packing up all your belongings and moving across the country by yourself, why not let the world’s oldest moving company, Allied Pickfords, who have close to 400 years of removals experience, help you arrive at your new home with your personal effects ready to move in? With more than 40 office locations in Australia, we’re sure to have a interstate removals team who can take care of the entire household moving process for you.
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The process of moving interstate in Australia with Allied Pickfords is far simpler thanks to our purpose built, short term and long term furniture storage solutions. Allied Pickfords employ professionally trained removalists who will expertly handle your household goods at any of our 40 locations across Australia, which allows you to safely and securely store your belongings, free of vermin, dust and weather. We provide comprehensive inventory recording and a range of storage plans at competitive prices, allowing you to use just one provider throughout the entire journey of moving interstate from Canberra or anywhere in Australia.
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Whilst many of our valued clients are happy to pack their own items prior to a move, the Allied Pickfords team in Canberra have been helping individuals and families pack for their interstate moves since our entry into the removals industry. Our professional packing processes and state-of-the materials can make a huge difference to your interstate move, allowing for a seamless, stress-free transition into your new home, anywhere in Australia. Whether you require a full packing service, or just a selection of your most precious household items, be sure to consider the removalist packing professionals at Allied Pickfords. Furthermore, we also offer a home unpacking service which begins upon arrival at your new destination. Our specialist unpacking team will allow you to settle into your new home with ease.
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Moving your household items interstate in Australia, especially over long distances, is a delicate undertaking. Even when entrusting your interstate furniture removals to a professional moving company such as Allied Pickfords, there could be unforeseen circumstances outside of our control, which is why we offer removals and transit insurance. Allied Pickfords is the only interstate moving company in Australia to have its own Financial Services Licence, which provides our customers with the peace of mind that your effects are covered to their full replacement value (new for old) when moving within or outside Canberra, or anywhere in the ACT.
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Vehicle Transport

Allied Pickfords is with you during every stage of your interstate move and can help you transport much more than just your household furniture. We also offer a wide variety of vehicle transportation services to or from Canberra and anywhere in the top end of Australia, allowing you to enjoy the safety and convenience knowing your car, motorbike, truck, caravan, jet ski or any type of motor vehicle will be ready and waiting for you at your new destination. We work with an outstanding team of auto transportation specialists who will ensure the utmost care is taken when moving your vehicle interstate in Australia. Allied Pickfords are the team you can trust with your vehicle’s safety.
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Pet Transport

Our pet transport specialists in Canberra understand that an interstate relocation is a significant event, and your pets are a significant part of your family. We can offer a range of animal relocation services and options that will make your pet’s relocation easier for both you and your furry or feathered friend. The team of experienced animal transport specialists at Allied Pickfords makes transporting your family pets and other animals to or from Canberra simple, straightforward and cost effective. Get in touch with our team who are dedicated to the care and welfare of pets and other animals during an interstate move.
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We offer additional services to make your move easier

What do you need to do when moving interstate from Canberra & the ACT?

No matter why you’re choosing to move interstate to Canberra or the ACT, there are a number of reasons you might need the expertise of a professional.

For students moving to study at the Australian National University, our interstate furniture removalists offer budget-friendly assistance in packing and freighting all sorts of items including heavy computer desks, bookcases and more.

Allied Pickfords offers a wide range of house moving services. These include packing, insurance, storage and even moving pets and vehicles. We are the movers of choice when it comes to moving everything in your home. As we work with the latest packing technologies. Our team are highly trained in moving items safely and securely. If you’ve got a collection of valuable books that need to be kept in specific conditions throughout a move, our team have the right gear to make that a possibility.

We have been helping people move to and from the ACT for decades, and our local facilities are second to none. We have a number of secure storage facilities in convenient locations, such as the one in Canberra that’s just a short drive from the CBD. If you aren’t ready to move all of your belongings into your room, house, apartment, office or warehouse when you arrive in the state, we can safely store it until you need it.

Why Choose Allied Pickfords as your Interstate Removalists in Canberra?

To ensure your interstate furniture removal requirements in Canberra are not only met, but exceeded, choose the removalist company that cares:

Your furniture and belongings will be relocated safely and securely

Moving interstate from Canberra requires careful planning and co-ordination. Our Canberra removals team are well known and trusted amongst consumers and government departments for our reliability, professionalism and reliability to move furniture interstate.

Our ISO 9001 quality system and Industry accreditations through AFRA (Australian Furniture Removals Association) ensure that you are working with the experts when it comes to interstate removals from Canberra. Our team are experienced to ensure your furniture items are wrapped and protected for your interstate transit.

The Canberra removals and packing team are committed to delivering outstanding customer service and support, including:

  • Considerate and attentive service from a friendly, local removalist team.
  • Professionally-trained household packers and furniture removalists.
  • Prompt, punctual responses to your moving enquiries.

Unrivalled global customer support, whether you are moving locally within Canberra or moving interstate  or  overseas.

We’re the Canberra removals company more customers trust

With almost 400 years of experience in the removals industry, Allied Pickfords have earned the trust, respect and loyalty of our clients through the thousands of intestate moves we are entrusted with each year by consumers, government departments and corporations in Canberra every and every year. We have a successful track record with:-

  • Successfully relocated over 40,000 people across Canberra and the ACT over the past decade.
  • Allied Pickfords are currently undertaking more than 380 household moves this month in Canberra!
  • Our moving procedures and quality assurance policy ensure a safe, streamlined moving process.
  • Allied Pickfords have a range of heavy duty, durable packing boxes and moving materials, as well as professional packing services to ensure your possessions are protected.
  • Coordinating your next move is made far easier with our purpose built furniture storage facilities, where your belongings can be stored prior to arriving at your new destination.
  • Allied Pickfords have been awarded the International Moving Company of the year for the past four years, a testament to our unwavering commitment to our customers.

Stress free furniture removals in Canberra is what we do best

Our Canberra team are proud of their experience and long serving experienced staff within our region. Our training is supported by Removals training academy and ISO 9001 quality systems that ensure we continually deliver on the promises we make to our customers and deliver a value for money interstate moving service. Our range of services and moving solutions in Canberra include:-

  • Allied Pickfords are entrusted with hundreds of interstate moves in Canberra every single year. We are therefore, well resourced and experienced to assist you with your packing and interstate moving requirements.
  • Allied Pickfords pride ourselves on the quality and strength of our moving boxes to ensure your precious cargo is transported interstate safely and securely.
  • When moving interstate we also understand there are others to take care of, especially if you have a larger family and we can also assist with relocating your pets! Allied Pickfords pet transport services will ensure your extended friends aren’t left behind.
  • If you’re planning to move your car interstate, Allied Pickfords offer transportation by specialist providers with vehicles, trailers, boats, bikes and caravans, to most places across Australia.
  • Our Canberra team have a complete range of moving services that not only provide packing and moving services but also the ability assist with housecleaning and unpacking services to make your transition into your new home as stress free as possible.
  • Our interstate transit insurance is also available that can provide you with the added piece of mind should the unthinkable happen when relocating across Australia from Canberra to your new location. Speak to one of our Canberra moving experts to discuss the most appropriate coverage which is best suited to your interstate moving requirements.

Affordable removal services in Canberra that never compromise on quality

Moving interstate requires proper planning, preparation and attention to detail which is what Allied Pickfords Canberra are experts at when it comes to choosing your next interstate provider.

We aim to offer quality interstate moving services that won’t break the bank and work with you to accommodate your individual moving needs and budget. We can offer relocation packages that have full or part packing services. The choice is yours!

When moving families from Canberra we are the interstate removalists that you can trust to deliver a value for money moving experience with the quality systems and experienced backing of a global organisation with almost 400 years of experience and 40 locations across Australia to get you moving.

Furniture storage solutions in Canberra that are second to none

For interstate moves to Canberra, our recently built storage facility in Hume is ideally located to provide convenient storage for all the belongings you don’t want to bring straight to your new home with you.

Our state of the art storage warehouse is secure and safe with security surveillance 24 hours / 7 day. This ensures you can rest assured your precious household items are in safe and secure hands, no matter at which stage of the moving process your goods are in.

Our impressive storage facilities hold over 1200 families household effects at any given time, keeping them safe from of vermin, dust and weather. We offer flexible and secure storage options for loads of any size – you can rest easy knowing that your property in our Canberra storage facility is being taken care of.

A friendly local team, based right here in Canberra

Allied Pickfords are entrusted with hundreds of household moves across Canberra and the ACT every single month. We are therefore, the experts when it comes to professional interstate packing and transportation of your furniture. Better yet, our unpacking services will certainly save you time.

Our expertise in packing and loading furniture for safe interstate transportation is backed by our Removals Training Program provides which provides a high level of interactive training to ensure we are continually improving the moving experience and exceeding our customers’ expectations.

The training has been specifically designed and facilitated to implement our own techniques in line with our proven and tested processes and practices, and ensures our customers receive the very best level of service our industry can offer!

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Allied Pickfords the best option for moving interstate in the ACT

Allied Pickfords has a long history of global moving, and since 1926, we have been on Australian shores as well. We have over 600 locations around the world, and that means we’re always up-to-date with the needs of the modern mover. Our experience isn’t just in Australia, but it comes from all over the globe.

When you need something moved, you’ll want peace of mind knowing that the company you’ve chosen for the job has everything required to get it done right. If you would like to arrange a quote or if you require further information about relocating to or from the ACT, call our team on 13 25 54 today.

Contact Allied Pickfords in the ACT

47 Sawmill Circuit, Hume ACT 2620
Ph (02) 6298 8400
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“Fantastic Service!”

We moved twice within Canberra as part of our relocation to our new headquarters. Allied Pickfords assisted us through a very difficult time and made it a very seamless transition! The guys helping were very efficient and thorough, especially considering the mess we were moving away from. Allied Pickfords were were easy to deal with and very approachable. They were also very careful with a lot of our valuable items and memorabilia.
Jack, Canberra

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