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#1 Melbourne Removalists: Top Residential and Commercial Moving Services

Where are you moving from?

Why hire HomeMove for your Melbourne Move?

Most Trusted

HomeMove are Melbourne’s top-rated removalist, averaging 4.9 stars on every review platform.

Price Certainty

Use our quote tool to get a clearly outlined price. No hidden charges or surprises.

The Right Trucks

We have small and large trucks, so your move will be done using the most efficient sized vehicle to minimize your costs.

The Right People

Our team are well trained, highly experienced and have all passed comprehensive background checks.

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So... How does it work?

How to Book the Best Movers in Melbourne?

Choose the Date & Time

We help make your move easy! Tell us your moving plans, pick a date and time, and we’ll do the rest.”

Our Movers Arrive

Our team comes ready and on time, with all the needed tools and the right truck, making every move safe and fast.

Enjoy the Stress Free Move

Then just sit back and relax! Our team will handle the heavy lifting and logistics, and ensuring a seamless and stress-free move for you.

HomeMove Truck in Melbourne
Local & Nationwide

The HomeMove Stress Free
Moving Experience

HomeMove turns the stressful task of moving into a seamless and worry-free experience. With our dedicated team of professionals and modern fleet of Movers, we are committed to delivering top-quality service that exceeds your expectations. Whether you are moving within Melbourne, Victoria Interstate or across the country, we are here to make your move as smooth and hassle-free as possible. Thank you for choosing us and we look forward to helping you with your moving needs.

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Why Us

Most-relied-on residential and business moving and storage company today.

  • Melbourne’s top-rated moving team.
  • Fully insured for your security and protection
  • Packing and unpacking services for a worry-free move.
  • We use premium packing materials to safeguard your items during transit.
  • A promise of professionalism and excellence.
  • Extensive industry experience to guarantee a smooth, efficient move.
  • Expert and swift loading and unloading of your possessions.
  • Fair pricing and clear invoicing. No hidden charges or unexpected costs.
What we do

Wherever you’re moving – or whatever you need
moved – HomeMove can help.

Melbourne House Removals

House Removals

Our removal experts in Melbourne are carefully selected, thoroughly trained, and properly equipped. When our friendly HomeMove Heroes get to your home, they work hard to make your move quick and safe.

HomeMove storage warehouse forklift

All Moving Services

There is no move type, or size the HomeMove is not expert in and able to competently handle.  Small, large, commercial, urgent, home styling?  We’ve do it all.

Man with a Van Service

Man and a Van

Discover our ‘man and a van’ removal service at HomeMove. With our Small Move package, our skilled removalists are on hand to assist with your relocation needs. This service is ideal for tasks such as collecting a sofa, picking up IKEA purchases, or handling any small moving requirements.

HomeMove Packing Services

Packing Services

Short on time to pack for your major move? Feeling stressed and unsure where to begin? Don’t worry, we’ve got you covered. Our team of removal experts specialises in carefully wrapping and packing items for secure transport. We can even provide moving boxes and packing materials, leaving you with one less thing to worry about.

Piano moving service

Piano Moving Services

Planning to move a Piano in Melbourne? HomeMove has a dedicated team of piano moving specialists. Equipped with the right tools and expertise, we ensure your upright, baby grand, or Steinway is transported from Point A to Point B, keeping all strings intact and free from any scratches or bumps.

Apartment Moves

Apartment Moving Services

Planning an apartment move in Melbourne? HomeMove is your go-to specialist. With a team trained specifically for urban removals, we navigate tight corridors and climb stairs with ease. From coordinating lift moves to providing balcony lifts for bulky furniture, we ensure your move is hitch-free.

A Little More

HomeMove has grown from one achy man in a beat-up truck in 2008 to Melbourne’s most-relied-on residential and business moving and storage company today.

Our director, Vlad Stoikovich, realized that too many Australians were stuck between two bad choices of removalists: overpriced moving corporations on the one hand, and unreliable small providers on the other hand. Vlad saw a need for a moving company that relied on brains as well as on brawn – one that blended the newest and best technology for booking, scheduling, and storage with the kind of old-fashioned customer service most people don’t associate with removalists.

We couldn’t have hired the finest people, trained them into the finest removalists, bought more trucks, added more warehouses, or invested in cutting-edge software if we were the typical box-stackers – who use their pay checks only to buy enough beer to grunt through the next move.

Some Prices

Please find our rates for furniture
removals below.

4.4 Tonne Truck

  • 2 Men (Weekdays) $203 p/h
  • 2 Men (Saturdays) $220 p/h
  • 2 Men (Sundays) $239 p/h
  • 3 Men (Weekdays) $266 p/h
  • 3 Men (Saturdays) $304 p/h
  • 3 Men (Sundays) $313 p/h

approx. 21 to 22 cubic metres


just a few items, most 2 bedroom home furniture removals or apartments, small office removals.

10.4 Tonne Truck

  • 2 Men (Weekdays) $226 p/h
  • 2 Men (Saturdays) $252 p/h
  • 2 Men (Sundays) $275 p/h
  • 3 Men (Weekdays) $284 p/h
  • 3 Men (Saturdays) $319 p/h
  • 3 Men (Sundays) $349 p/h

approx. 36 to 47 cubic metres


most 3 or 4 bedroom homes or apartments, medium to large offices, warehouses.

What People Say

  • Val and Andrew moved us today and were consummate professionals, especially given the searing heat and humidity. They were punctual, polite, incredibly efficient, calm and excellent problem solvers and they moved our mountain of stuff with great care and consideration. We were delighted with the service we received from HomeMove (our third move with them) and would definitely use the service again. Thanks again Val and Andrew for all of your hard work, you did an excellent job!

    Jacqueline Randall Avatar Jacqueline Randall
    December 12, 2023

    Reliable, professional and friendly! The second time I have engaged the services of Homemove and they have been great both times.

    Rhianna Clarke Avatar Rhianna Clarke
    December 5, 2023
  • I recently had the pleasure of experiencing an outstanding service with Homemove Removalists, and I couldn't be more delighted to share my positive feedback. From the initial stages of planning to the final moments of the move, the entire process was marked by professionalism and efficiency. I wholeheartedly recommend Homemove Removalists for their exceptional customer service experience. The communication with Michael during the pre-arrangements was excellent. His responsiveness and attention to detail played a crucial role in ensuring a smooth transition from East Melbourne suburbs to West Melbourne. His guidance and support were invaluable in alleviating any potential stress associated with the move. On the day of the move, Val, Luke, and the entire team surpassed my expectations. Punctual, respectful, and highly efficient, they orchestrated the move seamlessly. Their commitment to leaving no mess behind showcased a level of professionalism that is truly commendable. What sets Homemove Removalists apart is their genuine care for the items being moved. Every piece of furniture was treated with the utmost care, reflecting a commitment to excellence that I haven't encountered elsewhere. In summary, my experience with Homemove Removalists has been the best I've come across so far. If you're seeking a smooth, stress-free, and professional moving experience, I highly recommend their services. Thank you to Michael, Val, Luke, and the entire team for making my move a positive and memorable experience.

    Terence Seale Avatar Terence Seale
    December 5, 2023

    Highly recommend Homemove Removalists for their customer service experience. Whilst I was unable to use them for my move due to the size, location and timing, Vlad was amazing in providing advice and recommendations. He spent time on the phone with me even though he was not going to get a sale, and his advice has proven invaluable. MANY THANKS VLAD!

    K Henderson Avatar K Henderson
    November 28, 2023
  • These guys have handled all my moves for over a decade now, every time they've done an outstanding job. Very, very happy

    Andrea Tappe Avatar Andrea Tappe
    November 12, 2023

    Smooth and stress-free experience moving within same apartment complex. Great communication with Vlad. Movers Val and Adrian were friendly and professional. Thanks!

    Sandron Avatar Sandron
    November 12, 2023
  • The movers from HomeMove were excellent. It felt like chaos, but they were calm, kind and got to work right away. They worked all day and were extremely professional. All of my furniture was treated carefully and arrived in perfect condition. Thank you for your incredible work- you made a stressful move go seamlessly.

    Alexandrea F Avatar Alexandrea F
    November 12, 2023

    I've now used Homemove twice and can highly recommend them. The process is easy, right from the initial quote, to confirmation to the move itself. The team that did the move (Jack, Val and Adrian) were amazing. They arrived on time, nothing was too much trouble, they were quick and efficient. Overall a fabulous experience, one less thing to worry about during a stressful move.

    mbiggins100 Avatar mbiggins100
    November 12, 2023
  • Well worth the money. Have done all my moves with HomeMove and they provide exceptional service!

    Mae Giglia Avatar Mae Giglia
    October 12, 2023


    Daryll P Avatar Daryll P
    October 12, 2023
  • These guys are amazing. Value for money. Stress free. Very professional. Exactly what you want in a removalist.

    Kara Willoughby Avatar Kara Willoughby
    October 12, 2023

    The HomeMove team that helped us move was excellent. They were punctual, respectful, left no mess and very efficient. The price was very competitive as well. Had good support from the booking team, a very positive experience and would recommend this company for anyone looking for a move within Melbourne.

    Bryan Todd Avatar Bryan Todd
    October 12, 2023
  • From booking to moving Vlad was great to deal with. The short notice they were able to have us as the first move for the day. A Massive thank you to Ben and Aiden our movers who both worked tirelessly to get the job done with a bit of help from me. Extremely polite and courteous, they even kept smiling!! Would definitely recommend this crew. Thanks again Vlad for fitting us in. Great job!

    Vicky & Daryll Powell Avatar Vicky & Daryll Powell
    September 12, 2023

    Luke and Fergus are heros! They moved all of our stuff, no hassles at all… and they are really nice guys. I’d recommend Home Move any day.

    Andy Sheats Avatar Andy Sheats
    September 12, 2023
  • From the moment I contacted HomeMove they provided an extremely professional service. They took note of my fragile/important pieces and took the upmost care when transporting them between locations. Would definitely recommend.

    Laura Prendergast Avatar Laura Prendergast
    September 12, 2023

    They were upfront and honest with their costs, arrived promptly and carried out the works quickly and nothing was broken. It honestly made one of the most stressful times I've had recently so much easier. Would highly recommend.

    Julian Drummond Avatar Julian Drummond
    August 12, 2023
  • Michael Drummond (administration) was very helpful and booked us in at very short notice, 2 days before a weekend. The removalists were very lovely, punctual and moved & looked after all our belongings very carefully with no dramas :) It wasn't a cheap service but overall they did a good job and all is well. Thanks HomeMove!

    Michael Avatar Michael
    August 12, 2023

    Homemove did a fantastic job relocating my office! Professional, prompt, I would highly recommend them and will be using them again for any future moving needs…

    Ian Strachan Avatar Ian Strachan
    August 12, 2023
  • Great experience from start to finish * First and only people to call me after I put in several quote request with multiple movers * Accurately estimated required truck size * Fantastic communication and confirmations before the job * The movers were polite, worked hard, and treated items with care * followed up with a survey about my experience, can tell they care about customer experience. Overall it was a fantastic experience, highly recommended.

    Chris Park Avatar Chris Park
    July 12, 2023

    Ben and Will were excellent communicators, arrived on time and did an amazing job taking care of our possessions whilst loading and unloading. Highly recommend!

    Catherine Blackford Avatar Catherine Blackford
    July 12, 2023

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Melbourne Moving FAQs

  • How much does a removalist cost?

    Most professional removalists in Melbourne calculate fees at an hourly rate which varies based on the size of truck used and the number of movers.  HomeMove offers various packages depending on the size of your move.  

    Hourly Rate Number of Men Type of Truck Vehicle Capacity 
    Medium from $203/ph 2 HomeMovers 4.4 Tonne Truck  21 cubic meters
    Large from $226/ph 2 HomeMovers 10.9 Tonne Truck  47 cubic meters

    You can always choose to make the move go even faster by requesting an additional HomeMover.  Depending on the day you choose to move, adding an additional HomeMover to any of the above rates will cost an extra $50-$75/ph.   

  • What is the cheapest day to move house?

    The weekends are always the most expensive days to move, so stick to Monday-Friday to get the lowest price.  

  • How to save money when hiring movers?
    • Plan your move on a weekday to secure the best rates.  
    • Work with a mover that allows you to help them.  This shortens the move time and saves you money.  At HomeMove, you can help our removalists as little or as much as you like. 
    • Plan your move during the off-season.  
    • Pack your own boxes to avoid packing fees or work with a company that has flexible packing policies.  HomeMove customers can help with packing as little or as much as they like. 
    • Another way to save money is to take advantage of HomeMove’s Box Buy Back.  If you buy your boxes from HomeMove, they will come pick them up for free when you’re done moving and pay you $1-5 for each box returned.   
    • Another way to save money is to buy quality used boxes.  HomeMove sturdy used boxes are 20% cheaper than new boxes. 
  • What size truck do I need to move a 3 bedroom house?

    For a 3 bedroom house, you will need a 10.4 Tonne Truck which has a capacity of approx. 36 to 47 cubic metres. 

  • How do I choose a furniture removalist?
    • Reading online reviews is an excellent way to identify the best options in your area.  Just be sure to look at a variety of online platforms to make sure you are getting an accurate picture of the companies’ success rates with customers.  HomeMove consistently receives top marks from their customers with a 5-star average rating across several platforms, including Google, Facebook, WordofMouth, and TrueLocal.  
    • Choose a mover that can help with disassembling and assembling your furniture.  HomeMove’s Home-Heroes carry basic tools and are happy to take apart and put back together beds, shelving, or any similar items.
  • How can I verify the reputation of a removalist company?

    You can verify the reputation of a removalist company in Melbourne by checking online review platforms, such as Google Reviews, Yelp, or Facebook, where customers share their experiences. Additionally, you can visit the company’s website to see if they have any testimonials or case studies showcasing their successful moves.

  • How long should removalists take?

    The length of time removalists should take depends on the size of your apartment or home and on how many movers are on the crew. Here are some examples: 

    A 1-bedroom flat typically takes 3-4 hours.
    A 2-bedroom house is usually 6-7 hours.
    A 3-bedroom house takes approximately 8-9 hours.  

  • What is the best moving company to use in Melbourne?

    The best moving company for you to use is a company that: 

    • Comes highly recommended, either through high online customer reviews or from friends and family. 
    • Offers adequate insurance for your move so that your belongings are covered in the event of any unforeseen problems. 
    • Offers a full-service move package.  It’s great to work with a company capable of handling every aspect of your move – from packing, moving, and unpacking your belongings, to storing the things you don’t need or don’t have space for right away.  

    With its high online customer satisfaction rankings, full-service moving packages, and insurance coverage, HomeMove is one of your best options for a trouble-free move in Melbourne.  

  • Should movers be Certified?

    While there are no mandatory certifications or accreditations for removalists in Melbourne, you can look for companies that are members of industry associations such as the Australian Furniture Removers Association (AFRA). Membership in such associations often indicates a commitment to professional standards and ethics.

  • How far in advance should I book Home Move removalists?

    To secure your preferred moving date with Home Move removalists, it’s advisable to book as early as possible. Popular moving dates tend to fill up quickly, so aim to book at least 4-6 weeks in advance to ensure availability and a smooth moving experience.

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