UAE

Welcome to our information about THE UAE! Thank you for vising our site. We hope you find our information helpful.

You may be returning to THE UAE, or perhaps this is a first for you. Whatever your situation, we will be there with you…every step of the way.

Maybe you are moving to one of the following cities;

Abu Dhabi (The capital city), Dubai, Sharjah, Al Ain, Ajman, Ras al Khaima, Fujairah, Um Al Quwain, Sharjah or Dibba.

Wherever you are moving to, be it a city, town or village…relax. We have the experience and relationships with our trusted UAE team to look after all of your needs. Rest assured, your move will be smooth as possible.

Let’s Get You Moving!

You will be very happy to know that you can place all of your trust in us. We will endeavour to make sure that you move will be smooth.

During our survey, we will discuss the entire move with you. We will also carry out the exterior survey to ascertain access and parking. We will then forward a complimentary quotation to you.

Once we receive your approval, we willexpedite your relocation. We take responsibility for your move from now on! We will organise the entire process with you, from start to finish. Relax…

We Will Take Care of All of Your Requirements

We look after all of your belongings such as; art, antiques, ornaments, heirlooms, keepsakes, jewellery, including time-pieces of distinction, musical instruments, books, wine collections, photographs, documentation, vehicles, and yes, your beloved pets too!

You might be responsible for young children, relatives or friends that require special care. We will advise you as to how to make your move go as smoothly as can be. People come first with us.

Arranging your relocation is obviously, a major event. We will organise your journey from door to door. We call at worldwide destinations to pack, load, deliver and store, be it short term, long term, staggered, or all of the above!

You may want ‘stagger’ the delivery of your belongings This means that some of your belongings are delivered directly to your new residence, whilst you require long or term storage for other items. You may also require items delivering to various destinations. Yes…we store and deliver to world-wide locations.

We provide all the specialised apparatus and vehicles needed to move your world. If you are moving to or from a property that is not on the ground floor, don’t worry, we have exterior elevators. Yes, we can handle your grand piano!

Accreditations

City Moving and Storage Ltd are members of the British Association of Removers (BAR) and FIDI both operates to a strict code of conduct, using professionally trained staff and provides financial protection. Both of these affiliations ensure that our customers receive the very best removals and storage services that the industry can supply.

FIDI Fédération Internationale des DéménageursInternationaux (International Federation of International Movers). Established in 1950, FIDI is the global alliance of professional international moving and relocation companies, specialised in the moving of household goods and personal effects around the world. 

Accreditation to this organisation requires annual audits on all areas of our business: staff training, health & safety, processes and procedures, constant monitoring, all to ensure a move happens to a very high standard.

To learn more about FIDI please visit https://www.fidi.org/

Your Personal Assistant

To give you complete peace of mind, we will allocate you a Personal Assistant. They will be your first point of contact. You can rest assured that you will be kept fully informed at all times.

We look forward to your relocation!

RESIDING IN THE UNITED ARAB EMIRATES

The official language of THE UAE is Arabic. English is however, widely spoken. The currency is the Emirati dirham. The time zone is United Arab Emirates Standard Time, UTC + 4. The hottest month in Abu Dhabi is August, with an average temperature of 36°C (96°F). The coldest is January at 18°C (64°F) with the most daily sunshine hours is in June. The wettest month is February with an average of 20mm of rain. The best month to swim in the sea is in August when the average sea temperature is 33°C (91°F).

Business cards are exchanged when meeting associates for the first time. Details are printed in Arabic on one side. Always present cards Arabic side up, with both hands. Do spend time reading cards you have been offered before putting them away. It is deemed most impolite to not do so.