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British Association of Removers

The BAR has been established for over 100 years. The BAR is regulated and provides professional membership to selected removal companies.

Using a BAR member leaves customers safe in the knowledge that they will receive the highest level of service throughout their removal.

Payment Guarantee

Customers are protected by BAR advanced payment guarantee. If in the rare event the chosen removal company experience financial difficulty and cannot fulfil the removal service, payment will be protected by BAR advanced payment guarantee.

Code of Practice

All BAR members follow a set criteria to join and a follow a stringent Code of Practice.

Peace of Mind

For further peace of mind should a dispute arise with the mover there is a defined procedure in place to rectify the situation, through our FREE and independent Dispute Resolution Service.

We offer certification to the international ISO standards:

  • BS EN ISO 9001:2015 (Quality Management Systems)
  • BS EN ISO 14001:2015 (Environmental Management Systems)
  • BS EN ISO 27001:2017 (Information Security Systems)
  • BS ISO 45001:2018 (Occupational Health & Safety Systems)

As well as the industry specific standards:

  • BS EN 12522:1998 Parts 1 & 2 (Furniture removals for private individuals)
  • BS EN 14873:2005 Parts 1 & 2 (Storage of furniture and personal effects for private individuals)
  • BS EN 15696:2008 (Specification for self-storage services)
  • BS 8522:2009 (Commercial moving services)
  • BS 8564:2011 (Overseas moving services)

We also offer certification for:

  • BS EN 15713:2009 (Secure destruction of confidential material – shredding!)
  • BS ISO 15489-1:2016 (Records management)
  • BS 7858:2012 (Security screening of individuals employed in a security environment)