Expert Residential & Commercial Removal Company

Actual Removal Company is one of the leading removal companies in the London and Essex areas.

We understand how daunting moving can be – we have more than 45 years’ experience in the removals business! We are the experts, so if you’re worried about moving house, don’t be. We can make the whole thing easy and, dare we say it, even stress-free. What you’ll get from us is peace of mind and a smooth entry into your new home.

Our fully trained staff will assess your situation from the quote to the move itself. We offer a first class, bespoke service and are happy to give advice whenever it’s needed. No two moves are ever the same, so our versatility and attention to detail are key.

Whether it’s local or nationwide, we’ll ensure it goes smoothly.

Advice on Moving

Moving house is a major undertaking – there’s always more to do than you think and, if you’re packing yourself, it always seems to take a lot longer than you imagine so here ais a guide to help you think about what you’ll need to do.

View our moving guide >>


Get in Touch Now

Contact us now for you FREE Removals quote or any questions and we will come back to you as soon as possible (within office hours). We offer video calls or site visit surveys. Alternatively call us on 01376 314222.

    Full Name (including title):

    Email address:

    Telephone Number:

    Full Address of your current property:

    Current property type:

    What floor is the flat on?

    Is there a lift?

    Are there any access restrictions?

    Full address of new property:

    New property type:

    What is the floor number?

    Is there a lift?

    Are there any access restrictions?

    Do you have a moving date?
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    Do you require a dismantle and reassemble service?

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    What to expect from Actual Removals

    What to expect from Actual Removals

    We are here to help guide you through the process of your move. We are happy to answer all your questions and will help you in any other way we can.

    Actual Removals can supply all of your packaging materials.

    Click here to find out more.


    Call us or complete our Enquiry Form to arrange a call from our office team to book a site visit or video call. We will contact you to discuss your requirements and book a house survey on a date & time convenient for you. Alternatively, you can complete and submit the Self Survey Removal Form.

    Check your email inbox for a Quotation from us.


    Please ensure you have read all the important Acceptance information, Guidance Notes, Liability Cover and T&Cs. We will take a non-refundable 30% deposit to confirm your move date with us.

    Complete the Acceptance forms via our secure online portal. Ensure to enter total value of goods to be moved and advise of items over £1000 to ensure Liability cover is validated.

    Your moving date: If buying a property, it is advisable to only book once you have exchanged contracts, we will only then be able to confirm the move date in our diary. If you are moving into rental and have a confirmed date we can confirm a move date when you wish to accept and pay the deposit. Please read the cancellation policy included with your initial quotation and acceptance email.

    We are unable to provisionally hold dates.

    Balance of moving charge is due 5 working days prior to your move date.

    Payment can be via card over the phone with our office team or via bank transfer.


    A £200 non-refundable deposit is payable if you require boxes etc prior to confirming your move date.

    Organise for all packing materials to be delivered to you at a time and date that’s convenient.

    Download our Actual Removal Check List

    Move Day

    Download our ‘Tasks for the day before you move’ guide.

    It’s moving day! Actual will be on hand to ensure your move goes smoothly.

    We hope you enjoy your new home!