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Category: Blog

Jetty in South Australia Changes Made to DAMA Occupation List for Those Looking to Move to South Australia

South Australia is looking to attract more skilled migrants and has issued significant changes to the Designated Area Migration Agreement Occupation list (DAMA). A DAMA refers to an agreement set up between the Australian Government, represented by the Department of Home Affairs[...]

December 3rd, 2020 | Categories: Blog Read More >

Chassis of six pallet van A Work in Progress

Here’s our next work in progress. This is what a chassis cab looks like before many weeks of building the body and sleeper apartments for the next Burke Bros six pallet furniture van. The vehicle should be completed and available January 2021,[...]

November 27th, 2020 | Categories: Blog Read More >

Gary Burke with boxes next to a company van Level of Demand for Moves Makes the Headlines

As the Brexit deadline looms we have seen extraordinary demand for moves to France, as well as Cyprus and Portugal, for customers wanting to make the move before there is a change in regulations once we leave the EU. Alongside this,[...]

November 25th, 2020 | Categories: Blog Read More >

PAIMA Tonnage Star Certificate for International Moving PAIMA 2019-2020 Tonnage Award Program Recognition

After many incredibly busy months, we're delighted to receive a 'Star Award Certificate' from PAIMA for participation in the 2019-2020 Tonnage Award Program and the following from Antonio Tremois, Executive Director Paima in the USA: "Dear Gary and the entire Burke Bros[...]

November 23rd, 2020 | Categories: Blog Read More >

Child reading a book at sunset The Move Abroad and Teaching Your Child a Second Language

It’s a well-known phenomenon that children are more adept to picking up a second language than adults are and the ideal time to learn a second language is during childhood. It becomes significantly harder as we get older. However, we appreciate[...]

November 18th, 2020 | Categories: Blog Read More >

Child looking through binoculars How to Spot a Rogue Remover at Fifty Paces

Packing all of your worldly possessions into boxes and stacking them up in a van to be transported to another destination is no mean feat. Factor in the legal and financial dealings and the general upheaval of breaking from a normal[...]

November 11th, 2020 | Categories: Blog Read More >

Rocky Mountains in Canada Canada Aims High for Immigration Plans

Canada’s Immigration Levels Plans for 2021-2023 have been released by Immigration Minister Marco Mendicino. The plans detail Canada’s extensive focus on immigration to drive economic recovery from the effects of the pandemic. The intention is to welcome 1,233,000 new permanent residents[...]

November 4th, 2020 | Categories: Blog Read More >

Four removal vans We’re still moving!

After the government’s announcement that the country is entering a second lockdown from Thursday, house removals are still able to take place. All of our moving and storage services will remain fully operational. We are still able to receive enquiries for upcoming moves[...]

November 2nd, 2020 | Categories: Blog Read More >

Top Tips on Speeding Up a Sale and Purchase

The buying and selling of a property involves a number of different processes and people and will always need a fair amount of time to come to a conclusion. Here we’ve collated a few top tips on speeding up the process: 1. Choose[...]

October 27th, 2020 | Categories: Blog Read More >

Ayers Rock, Australia Australia’s Focus on Migration for Economic Recovery

As the Australian government released their 2020/2021 budget they outlined their migration program to support the country’s rebound from the pandemic through the creation of jobs and bringing high value investment to aid economic recovery. In particular, the recruitment through the Global[...]

October 16th, 2020 | Categories: Blog Read More >

French Ministry Releases Details on Residency Card Applications

It has been announced that from October 19, Brits residing in France will be able to apply for post-Brexit residency cards. The regulations state that they will have up to 12 months to get their cards. The new system for residence permits[...]

October 14th, 2020 | Categories: Blog Read More >

Vans for Sale

Due to our fleet being upgraded earlier in the year and further upgrades being made in December, we have two vans for sale.  7.5 TONNE Vehicle Make : Renault Midlum Vehicle Model : 44AGE10 Registration Year : 2008 MOT Expires : 30/12/2020 Body Type : Removal Cab Type[...]

October 8th, 2020 | Categories: Blog Read More >