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Geneva

+41 22 300 43 00

Zurich

+41 44 851 51 00

Vaud - Gland

+41 22 364 20 70

Vaud - Lausanne

+41 21 312 11 45

Basel

+41 43 534 31 28

“A different approach to moving”

Swiss & International Moves

Moving house can provoke a big emotional upheaval. You can rely on our experience and know-how to make sure this important step in your life goes as smoothly as possible. 

Logo FIDI - Fédération internationale de déménageurs internationaux

Since 1982 we are members of FIDI (International Federation of Moving and Relocation Companies), which groups more than 600 companies specialized in international removals in close to 100 countries. This Association imposes stringent quality criteria and conducts regular audits of its members. We work with partners throughout the world who also belong to this network, in order to guarantee our customers the same level of quality whatever the country.

Whether you are moving just down the road, or several thousand kilometers, make the most of the opportunities offered by this change.

International Moves

We know that no two moves are identical. That’s why our staff are here to understand your specific situation and cater to your exact requirements. By choosing our services, you will benefit from personal advice and very careful packaging of your possessions.

    • Our advisor will take the time during the technical visit to assess your situation and come up with a proposal that meets your individual needs and suits your budget.
    • The move is managed by one of our coordinators, who will plan the entire process of the move with you, covering dates, transit times and issues relating to customs formalities.
    • For international moves, we will use one of our partners, all of whom are selected according to stringent quality standards. We’ll take care of coordination with them, monitoring the progress of the move from start to finish.

  • Departure service: packing

    To get your personal belongings ready for the move, our packers will arrive at your home with the right equipment for your needs. Our qualified, highly experienced personnel receive ongoing training, so you can have full confidence in them.

    All of your belongings will be packed with the greatest of care.

    • If you wish to pack certain items yourself, we can deliver boxes in advance.
    • We use suitable packaging materials for fragile items (crockery, vases, ornaments, etc.).
    • Furniture is protected with blankets or bubble wrap.
    • Drawing on our know-how, we can handle the most delicate items (antiquities, sculptures and pictures). Our dedicated service for works of art will provide you with a tailor-made service and made-to-measure crate solutions.
    • A detailed inventory of your personal belongings will be prepared ready for tracking.
  • Transport and destination services

    Your personal belongings will be shipped wherever you need them, by road, air or sea, as your circumstances require. Whatever the method of transport, your belongings will be packed to ensure they are fully protected.

    On arrival at your destination, you can choose to make use of some or all of our services:

    • Delivery of your personal belongings
    • Unpacking boxes
    • Reassembling furniture
    • Visit by a handyman to connect your electricity supply, plumb in your washing machine, etc.
  • Customs formalities

    Holding customs authorisations as an AR (approved receiver) and AS (approved shipper), we can carry out all customs formalities in our premises. We undertake customs clearances at all customs offices in Switzerland.

    • Formalities for import/export/transit operations.
    • Obtaining and drawing up the necessary documentation for customs clearances.
    • Drawing up and requesting various authorizations such as CITES.
    • Advising on customs legislation specific to moves, items from inheritances, works of art and exhibitions.
    • Bonded customs warehouse authorization (EDO), providing the option to indefinitely store merchandise that has not been cleared by customs on our premises.
    • Management of goods in bonded storage.

Local moves

We know that no two moves are identical. That’s why our staff are here to understand your specific situation and cater to your exact requirements. By choosing our services, you will benefit from personal advice and very careful packaging of your possessions.

    • Our advisor will take the time during the technical visit to assess your situation and come up with a proposal that meets your individual needs and suits your budget.
    • The move is managed by one of our coordinators, who will plan the entire process of the move with you, covering dates, transit times and issues relating to customs formalities.
      • packing

        To get your personal belongings ready for the move, our packers will arrive at your home with the right equipment for your needs. Our qualified, highly experienced personnel receive ongoing training, so you can have full confidence in them.

        All of your belongings will be packed with the greatest of care.

        • If you wish to pack certain items yourself, we can deliver boxes in advance.
        • We use suitable packaging materials for fragile items (crockery, vases, ornaments, etc.).
        • Furniture is protected with blankets or bubble wrap.
        • Drawing on our know-how, we can handle the most delicate items (antiquities, sculptures and pictures). Our dedicated service for works of art will provide you with a tailor-made service and made-to-measure crate solutions.
        • A detailed inventory of your personal belongings will be prepared ready for tracking.
      • Transport and destination services

        On arrival at your destination, you can choose to make use of some or all of our services:

        • Delivery of your personal belongings
        • Unpacking boxes
        • Reassembling furniture
        • Visit by a handyman to connect your electricity supply, plumb in your washing machine, etc.

Services for HR

Thanks to our long-standing cooperation with numerous international companies and organisations we have acquired extensive know-how in the area of international mobility solutions. Our aim is to assist you in providing your employees with a unique relocation experience. You will benefit from our 60 years’ expertise in assuring smooth and economical transfers within the framework of complex moves, so that you and your employees can continue to concentrate on your respective responsibilities. We deliver tailor-made solutions from start to finish of the project. We believe that each of your staff, whether they are Juniors or VIP, deserve personalised service which is adapted to their profile. Before every move we conduct a global feasibility study, planning, budget forecasts and evaluation of the resources required. This approach enables us to optimize the organization of the move and to deliver top quality service to you.

Additional services

In addition to the services listed above, we are here to listen and cater to your every need, including ones you might not yet have thought of !

    • Assembly of bulky items of furniture
    • Importation of vehicles
    • Transportation of pianos
    • Transportation of animals
    • Transportation of arms
    • Transportation of wine (or other alcoholic beverages)

WE GO EVEN FURTHER….

Harsch is also storage

 

Along with your move, take a look at our Furniture Storage service

FURNITURE STORAGE

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