Planning Your Move

Planning, Tips for Local or Interstate Removals in Australia

Perth furniture movers Keys Bros Removals & Storage understand that moving house is a big operation, requiring detailed planning.

As leading Perth furniture movers and specialists in interstate removals (Australia wide), we offer some basic points to consider when planning your move.

Arrange a Quote

Contact us for a quote on local, country long distance or interstate removals (Australia wide) as soon as you know you are moving. This will allow time to organise documents and transit insurance.

As AFRA accredited furniture movers, we only use industry approved contracts and insurance forms.


  • Planning. Prepare a plan for the six weeks leading up to your move creating a checklist of actions such as notifying change of address, preparing appliances and machinery for removal and arranging final accounts for services such as gas, water and electricity. View an AFRA checklist.
  • Packing. Decide on what will be packed professionally and what you can do yourself. Our professional furniture movers can pack your household items within an agreed time frame. The use of high-quality packing materials ensures that your goods are safely transported. Each household item to be moved is labelled individually and an inventory list prepared.
  • Transit. We will arrange transit and delivery to fit with your schedule. As leading Perth furniture removalists and specialists in interstate removals (Australia wide) Keys Bros Removals & Storage provides an efficient, value-for-money, professional service for all clients, regardless of shipment size or destination.
  • Storage. Know which items you will need to place in storage and ask our furniture movers how your goods will be stored. Specialists in interstate removals (Australia wide), Keys Bros Removals & Storage offers secure warehousing for your goods in transit or for long term storage. Our storage facilities are maintained in pristine condition and public inspection is invited at any time.
  • Delivery. Ensure someone is available to take delivery of your goods. If you are unable to be at the delivery destination, please inform your furniture movers of your agent’s details as we will not leave your goods with an unauthorised person. Take time to make sure everything is accounted for before signing off.
  • Ancillary services. Ask about our range of additional services including transit insurance, car transport, pet transport and cleaning and valet services to get your new home quickly established. Perth Furniture removalists Keys Bros Removals & Storage offers a range of premium ancillary services to make your transition easier.
  • Welcome. Wave goodbye to your furniture movers and settle in to your new home.

Get More Tips

Contact our relocation consultants today to get more moving tips or request a quote and we’ll make planning your move a breeze.