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Worldwide Movers Africa (Uganda) employs professionally trained packers and provides high quality international packing materials.

Country Profile

Worldwide Movers Africa (Uganda) employs professionally trained packers and provides high quality international packing materials. Worldwide Movers Africa has fifteen years of household relocation experience in Uganda and sets demanding packing standards. The company offers a well-rounded and professional relocation and forwarding services. Past experience, long standing membership to internationally recognized moving associations, and a proven track record all make for a profitable working relationship. It is fair to claim that Worldwide Movers Africa is the Gold Standard of relocation companies in Africa. The company is the only Uganda member of FIDI, the International Federation of International Movers, the hallmark of the best movers worldwide.

Training and re-training is a priority and is focused essentially on packing and crating of precious belongings, and, presentation and timely arrival of packing crews. Three crews, each comprising of one team leader an assistant supervisor and two packers, operate on a full time basis.

Worldwide Movers has its own domain address, fully functioning electronic mail services for rapid communication, and a website advising agents and clients on local customs requirements, latest regulations and clearing procedures, as well as providing our customers with informative hints about their future home. Worldwide Movers Africa (Uganda) has been a member of FIDI and the FIDI/FAIM program for the past ten years. The last certification was obtained after the FAIM audit in 2015.

Incorporated in March 1997, the company offers full international relocation, packing, moving and storage services. The employees are recruited for their experience, honesty and competence. The administration is made up of young enthusiastic professionals with skills in export/import, freight and customs. Workshop programs, and attendance at overseas conferences with agency network partners, help to keep them abreast of up-to-date procedures and new approaches.

Eric Beuthin is Chief Executive Officer of the Worldwide Movers Africa Group and Director of Worldwide Movers Africa. He has recently moved from Uganda to Dar es Salaam to help steer Worldwide Movers Tanzania into Fidi Faim accreditation.

Country Info

Customs Regulations

Please contact our office. We will be pleased to send you the prevailing local import regulations as well as tips about moving to Uganda.

Communications

Telecommunications are much improved across the country and the acquisition of a cell phone is easy and fast. Installation of land lines and internet connection is slower but in the meantime there are plenty of other wifi connections in hotels and other public places.

Accommodation and Schools

Please contact our office. We will be pleased to send you details of some real-estate companies as well as the list of schools that could be suitable for your children.

Moving Pets

Many relocations to and from Africa include pets, dogs in particular. We move your pets safely and comfortably. We ensure that direct flights are used whenever possible and that the transit time is kept to a bare minimum. In most cases we construct the transit containers to IATA the specifications but you may use your own if it conforms. We encourage you to use the transit container well before the move so your pet can feel completely at home in it. Delivery of your pet to your new home is looked after by professionals, all of whom are members of the necessary international trade associations. It is the responsibility of the pet owner to comply with veterinary and quarantine requirements.

  • Pets are relocated safely and comfortably
  • Our personal touch ensures that the relocation is made as smooth as possible
  • Pets travel in IATA-approved travel containers
  • All airline and customs documentation is seen to, as is compliance with veterinary and quarantine requirements

Orientation Services

It’s not easy finding your way around in a new city if you don’t have the resources of a resident friend to show you the ropes. The aim of our City Orientation Tour is to show you where to find what you need and make your initial settling-in period a little easier. As well, you can use your own car if you like (or ours) to get you accustomed to driving in local city traffic.

The tour includes: favored expat residential areas, shopping centers, the central business district, schools, hospitals, embassies, specialty shops such as delicatessens, hardware stores, furnishing stores, liquor stores, opticians, major hotels, restaurants, entertainment spots, and points of cultural interest. In addition you will be shown sports and social clubs as well as spots to acquire a reliable vehicle. A Worldwide Movers Africa representative will collect you from your hotel or office where we will generate an orientation tour that suits your particular needs. The tour lasts approximately four hours and includes lunch. Please contact our office for more information.

Safety

Most African metropolises are considerably safer than some larger western cities. Common sense and some pertinent advice make life easier and more secure. Please call Worldwide Movers Africa who will be pleased to organize an Orientation Tour for you during which time you can discuss home security, car security, security companies and various methods to prevent theft.

Frequently Asked Questions

How do I get a guaranteed door-to-door price and information about my move?

One call to Worldwide Movers Africa is enough. Our staff will come to survey your household and personal effects and quickly get back to you with pricing and information. This service is free of charge.

What if I don’t live in one of the major towns or in a distant locality?

No problem. Worldwide Movers Africa services the entire country.

What if I don’t have a residence at destination?

Worldwide Movers Africa can quote you storage rates overseas and insure them accordingly.

Does insurance coverage include all risks?

Yes. We provide you with a form to list all your goods for insurance and all those goods listed are covered.

Do I have to prepay my move or part of my move?

It depends. If your company has an account with us, no. If it’s a private move, yes.

Can I pay for my move with a credit or debit card?

In some of our countries, yes. Otherwise bank transfers are the norm.

Can you ship my much-loved pet?

Yes, we love pets. We have in stock or can build tailor-made shipping crates for pets and we have close relations with professional pet carriers overseas too.

Contact our Uganda team

Directors

Lydia Kaweesa and Shemmy Senkatuka

Contact Details

Tel: +256 393 266838

Mob: +256 772 76 6836

Postal Address

P.O. Box 29339,
Kampala,
Uganda

Courier Address

Plot 45 Mulwana Kibira Road,
Bugolobi Industrial Area,
Kampala,
Uganda

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