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    Choose Keffords Removals for your next move!


    Why should you choose Keffords Removals?

    Keffords was established by R&J Kefford in 1988 in Mt Isa. In 2006 the Karaco Group re-established the Keffords brand and now has 4 depots in Queensland namely in Mt Isa, Brisbane, Townsville and Cairns.

    This brand has built up a well-earned reputation of service; forward planning and efficient teamwork right around the country and indeed the world.

      Flexible & Affordable
      Easy Tracking
      Outback & Remote Area Specialists
       Government Accredited

       Safe and Secure move
      Delivery on time
      Domestic & International moves



    Keffords Removals specialises in providing first class moving and ancillary services to people moving within Australia.

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    We can provide all Customs and Quarantine documentation and can advise you of any Immigration issues,International Insurance.

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    Keffords Removals specialises in providing first class moving and ancillary services to people moving within Australia.

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    On request, your possessions will be delivered to your new premises in the same unit as they were originally packed.

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    One month to go

    • Notify friends and family of your new address
    • Notify people and organisations such as your accountant, bank, doctor, dentist and your gas, electricity, telecommunications and insurance companies of your change of address
    • Change your address for any clubs or subscriptions, obtain doctor and school records
    • Organise goods for disposal or hold a garage sale
    • Book Keffords Removalist and organise insurance
    • Start a file on your move
    • Check house, attic, under house, garden and sheds etc for goods to be taken
    • Make travel arrangements, or if driving, ensure car is in top condition
    • Organise postal redirection
    • Contact electoral office and the council if you have any animals registered with them
    • Create a moving pack where you keep any important documents and other items (such as necessary medicines) that are not to be packed

    Two weeks to go

    • Finalise Keffords Removalist’ pickup date, complete paperwork
    • Request packing cartons if required and start packing, label each carton with room and contents
    • Arrange method of payment with Keffords Removals
    • Arrange for pet shipment
    • Confirm travel plans
    • Collect loaned goods and return any borrowed items
    • Collect dry cleaning
    • Organise disconnection of services to house
    • Organise connection of services to new home
    • Ensure loose items on boats or trailers are packed away securely

    One week to go

    • Dispose of old medicines and flammable items
    • Pack cases
    • Arrange for curtains, rods, shelves and TV antennas to be dismantled
    • Arrange babysitter for moving day
    • Arrange cleaner for new home, and the move-out day in your current home
    • Transport car to new location, finalise arrangements
    • If possible obtain street directory to new home location
    • Cancel any deliveries
    • Drain gas/petrol from various containers
    • Remove batteries from devices

    Pre move day

    • Empty and defrost fridge, dispose of food
    • Leave out utensils and food for meals next day
    • Finish packing, ensure valuables are with you and any travel documents.
    • If Keffords Removals are packing your goods they will be there as well
    • Leave forwarding details for landlord/new tenant
    • Notify police/neighbours should house be vacant for longer term

    Moving day

    • Be present to instruct Keffords Removals
    • Collect house keys and store in safe place
    • Check constantly that all has been packed
    • Check and sign inventory
    • Turn off lights, taps and lock house

    New Home

    • Confirm delivery details, contact numbers with Keffords Removals
    • Do walkthrough inspection of new home, especially if renting
    • Be present when removalist unloading and placement of furniture is to happen
    • Check for damage or missing items
    • Check electricity and other services are connected. Ensure hot water and power are on

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    Covid-19 Protocol

    Keffords Removals continues to implement additional measures to provide more protection for the staff and clients and contain the spread of the coronavirus.