Accreditations

Professional removers memberships and accreditations

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Which? Trusted trader

Which? has been a consumers champion for over 55 years, well known for testing consumer products and establishing the best buy. They have now extended their range to the service sector and established a Trusted Trader scheme which endorses reputable traders. Ballards have successfully undergone the rigorous assessment process and are pleased to be a Which? Trusted Trader. See our Which? certificate.

See recent customer reviews on our Which? page.

 

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Reference Line

Referenceline shows you customer reviews from different types of customer, which can help you make a more informed choice about using Ballards.

See customer feedbak on our Reference Line page.

 

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Professional Removal Company – Members of BAR

Ballards are members of The British Association of Removers (BAR). BAR members are professional removal and storage companies, each working to BAR’s approved Code of Practice. This means that you have the peace of mind that comes from using a firm that really knows what it’s doing, and in the unlikely event that something goes wrong, you’ve got someone to turn to. See our BAR certificate.

Find out more about BAR

 

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European Movers Association – Fedemac

Fedemac is the umbrella association of the European moving industry and through our membership we have access to around 4000 member companies in 27 European countries, to assist with European moves where required. See our Fedemac certificate.

Find out more about Fedemac

 

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BAR Self Storage

The BAR Self Storage Interest Group (SSSIG) is a group of over 20 professional BAR UK companies who have ownership or control (and branding) of a self-storage facility and have demonstrated their commitment to providing professional self-storage services to members of the public and businesses large and small alike. The SSSIG is a special interest group of the BAR. See our BAR certificate.

Find out more about BAR

 

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British Standard (BSEN12522)

Ballards have elected to adopt the increasingly widely known European Standard for removals – BS EN 12522. These standards are the first and only recognised quality standards specifically aimed at furniture removals and storage for the benefit of the private individual. Certified companies operate to clearly defined standards and the procedures are designed to benefit you, the customer, at every stage of your move.

 

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Move Assured

Move Assured is dedicated to providing the moving public with details of removal companies that they can have confidence in. You can check the feedback from satisfied customers and pick a remover with proven quality. See our Move Assured certificate.

Find out more about Move Assured

 

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xCentaPlus 

xCenta is a health & safety risk management system and certification is awarded to businesses that have demonstrated compliance in key areas of Health & Safety, Employment and Commercial Law. Being members of xCenta helps us to ensure that we are kept up to date with changes in legislation and best practise, and that the systems we have in place meet the necessary standards to ensure the safety of employees, customers contractors and other visitors to our site.
See more information about xCenta.

Find out more about xCentaPlus

 

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The Property Ombudsman

We adhere to the British Association of Removers Alternative Dispute Resolution Scheme which is independently operated by;
 
The Property Ombudsman
Milford House
43-55 Milford Street
Salisbury
SP1 2BP
01722 333306
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