• DECLARED VALUE – the amount you tell the moving company your belongings are worth (usually the purchase cost less depreciation). Often this is requested for insurance purposes 

  • DEDICATED LOAD / TRUCK – this truck will be routed and scheduled according to the specified dates and locations of your individual move. 

  • DESTINATION AGENT – see ‘agent’.

  • DOMESTIC – origin and destination of the move are in the same country.

  • DOOR-CURBSIDE – your belongings will be taken from inside your origin address and transported to your destination address where they will be unloaded from the vehicle to the curb side – they will not be delivered inside your property.

  • DOOR-TO-DOOR – your furniture & effects will be taken from inside your origin address and transported and unloaded from the vehicle to rooms as directed inside your destination address.

  • DOOR-TO-PORT – your belongings will be taken from inside your origin address, transported to the port of entry in your destination country where the service ends. You (or your representative) will be responsible for customs clearance to have your items released and for their onward transportation.

  • DUTY – customs duty is a tax levied on imports by the customs authority of the country your goods are being taken into, usually based on the value of goods and used to raise state revenue/ protect domestic industries from foreign competition. Usually used household goods are not subject to import duties but check with us on the specific customs regulations of your destination to make sure you are aware of any requirements or potential charges.

 

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North East Removals

Offering Quality Removal and Storage Services

Since 1977