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Melbourne Removalists

Join thousands of Melbournians who have found quality removalists on Muval. We've hand-picked and vetted some of the best furniture removal companies that Melbourne has to offer to save you the hassle and stress. Get started by telling us what you're moving below, and you'll be comparing great movers and booking securely online in minutes.

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Can you move house and hire removalists in Melbourne during COVID-19 stage 4 lockdown?

We’ve pulled together the key information below from the Victorian Government website to help you with your questions regarding moving house during COVID-19 in Melbourne. This information is subject to change without notice, so, please always check with government regulations.

  • Can I move house under lockdown in Melbourne?

    Yes, you are allowed to move house. Moves are permitted as per Vic. Health Directions (Part 2 - Stay At Home 5 (5)) and it is recommended to carry your new home proof of residence documentation with you if moving house.

  • Are removalists Melbourne considered an essential service?

    Since the start of the Coronavirus pandemic, removalists have been considered an "essential service" and have been able to deliver goods locally and interstate. There may be some temporary restrictions on moving house if you live in a specific lockdown suburb in Victoria, such as public housing. Outside of these areas, moving house is still permitted.

  • How can I move house safely during Coronavirus spread in Melbourne?

    If you are moving. We strongly recommend taking every possible precaution to limit interaction with movers during your move, including vacating your house during loading and unloading so the removalists do not have to work around you.

  • Where can I find the Victorian Government website's information about COVID-19 / Coronavirus lockdown?

    You can view the official Government website here: https://www.dhhs.vic.gov.au/coronavirus

How much does it cost to hire removalists in Melbourne?

The average price of Melbourne removalists is $64.29 per half hour. So, to move a 3 bedroom house in Melbourne the cost works out to be around $810.05 on average. You can reduce this cost and save money by comparing Melbourne moving company prices on Muval to find the best deal for you!

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Estimate how long your move will take

The cost of moving house with Melbourne removalists will vary depending on how long it takes to load and unload your items from the truck.
Get a ballpark idea below:

How long will your move take?
A few items of furniture
A moderate amount of furniture
A lot of furniture
~7.1 hours
Estimated time needed by two people

Melbourne Moving

Significant investment in Melbourne's higher education has enhanced the city's capability for producing the quantity and quality of talent in the business sector.

With over 2.3 million business in Austraila, 27% of them are located in Victoria. This coupled with a well connected transport system allows Melbourne to boast that it will be the largest Australian city by as early as 2031.

Melbourne is an affluent society of over five million people with strong demand for goods and services. Making for moving to and within the capital an exciting prospect for all involved.

Some of the key growth areas include: Healthcare and social assistance, Rental, hiring and real estate services, information media and telecommunications, financial and insurance services, administrative and support services, construction, professional and scientific and technical services, accommodation and food services, retail trade.

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How does Muval work?

Here's how muval helps you to find quality removalists from Melbourne in a few easy steps:

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1. Tell us what you're moving

Our platform automatically calculates the space required for your items.

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2. Find your match

We'll find available trucks at great prices with space when you need it. You can filter by dates, price, rating and more to find the best company to suit your move.

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3. Compare quotes and book instantly

There’s no waiting for removalists to come back with quotes. No hidden surprises, all pricing is up front. You’ll get up to 10 quotes instantly online that you can compare reviews & request to book in one spot.

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Move Insights about Melbourne

Melbourne’s most liveable city status is highlighted through it’s connected global transport program, Metropolitan rail systems, Multiple road and highway investments, strong healthcare systems and importantly continued support of open space and parks amongst the growing urban and suburban street scapes.

Why use us?

The benefits speak for themselves.

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Instant pricing

Our platform automatically calculates and prices your move from a range of quality removal companies without you needing to call around and speak to pushy sales people.

Insurance options

We offer comprehensive insurance cover as an additional extra to your move.
Find out more here.

Secure online payment

Pay your booking deposit securely through our encrypted online payments form.

Satisfaction guaranteed

If you’re not satisfied with the company you are matched with after you pay your deposit, we’ll refund you within 2 days.

Move managers

Our team of move managers are available to help you and answer your questions at any point during your move.

Packing, unpacking and more

For customers looking for a full-service experience. Muval provides access to book pre-pack and unpacking services, packing materials, and even an exit and entry clean on your premesis.

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Removal companies

Find the best Melbourne removalists with Muval, compare instant prices, read reviews and book online.
Book with confidence that you'll get exceptional service and care starting from $48 per half hour.

  • We are committed to the highest standards in all aspects of operations and always take extreme care with everything we do.
  • Whether you are moving within Tasmania, interstate or overseas, the furniture removalists experts here at Atkins Removals & Storage can help
  • 4.67 (39 reviews)
    With over 12 years experience, we are professional removalist company that cover all suburbs in Brisbane.
  • Let Foxmove to move you! Our professional, affordable team guarantees 100% satisfaction!
  • 4.75 (225 reviews)
    Servicing Melbourne Metro & beyond, S & K Removals is a 100% family owned and operated business with over 10 years experience.
  • 5.00 (26 reviews)
    Tired of paying extra hidden fees for removals poorly done?
    We offer the best removalist service with no extra hidden fees.
  • 4.60 (270 reviews)
    Ready Movers is a family owned and operated business specialising in all forms of Furniture Relocations locally and interstate!
  • 4.66 (208 reviews)
    We’re the removalists Perth locals trust. Our highly experienced, professional team of removalists are the smoothest movers in Perth.
  • 3.91 (244 reviews)
    At RHAM Transport we provide a caring and reliable removal service with professional attention to suit individual needs. Family owned.

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Frequently asked questions

Yes, all of our prices are GST inclusive.

If you cancel within 48 hours of your booking (if your move is more than 5 days away) or give three weeks’ notice before your pick up date, you will get a full refund of your deposit.

Yes. This varies depends on which company you are using. Usually, the minimum charge is around $300-$500 dependant on the origin and destination.

Each company has differing policies about notification before the pickup and delivery. Some companies can provide a time window on booking, others provide this the day before, while others will provide notice within an hour of their arrival. 

Depending on the destination and the state you are going to. Standard delivery times vary from one day to 21 days. 

If you have the original TV box, please use it. You can also purchase TV storage/removal boxes from storage centres. If you don’t have a box and can’t source one, the removalist will use heavy-duty blankets to protect the TV.

If you need to change the delivery or pick up date, please advise the removalist as early as possible. They can sometimes accommodate changes and reschedule but this has a few variables. 

Dismantling and assembling the furniture are not included in our standard pricing but can easily be added to your moving service, just ask.

All furniture items will be wrapped in heavy removalist quilted padding to best protect your furniture; Some removalists will also use shrink wrap as well.

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Don't take our word for it

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Natasha Gallahar

Muval customer on google.com.au 5 gold stars for removalist services

Fantastic service, always go above and beyond and more than happy to answer questions. I’ll never use another company as I know 100% I get the best price and best service with Muval.

I highly recommend for anybody looking at moving interstate to contact these guys, I’ve used them twice.

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