The Shore Porters’ Society has a rich heritage of experience and expertise that spans a remarkable five centuries.
As leading specialists in removals and storage, we are renowned worldwide for our professionalism and care in safely transporting people’s most precious possessions across countries and continents.
We are proud of our roots as one of the worlds oldest transport company’s, but we also invest in our future, co-ordinating our fully-trained staff, vehicles and materials to deliver peace of mind and a quality experience to our customers.
Shore Porters is a member of BAR (British Association of Removers) and FIDI (Federation Internationale de Demenageurs International). We conform to the FIDI Anti-trust charter and are financially bonded by BAR Overseas Group, which is your personal guarantee for complete peace of mind.
It is standard practice in the removals industry for a mover to request full customer payment prior to a move taking place. The BAR Advanced Payment Guarantee scheme protects this pre-payment, in the event that your selected BAR Member company were to fail financially prior to fulfilling your removal contract.
Every BAR Member is covered by the scheme, and all Cash, BACS and debit card advanced payments are protected for all private residential removal & storage contracts concluded in the UK.
We adhere to the British Association of Removers Alternative Dispute Resolution Scheme which is independently operated by the Furniture and Home Improvement Ombudsman (FHIO)
We are an independently audited member of the prestigious international moving group FIDI and members of The British Association of Removers. We conform to their codes of practice which include FIDI’s Anti Bribery and Anti Corruption Charters.