Full / Part time Business / Job.
No manual work involved for franchisee.
The franchisee decides a fair and reasonable rate to
charge the customer based on geographical location.
A one off chance to buy into a national group at this start up level, lowest ever cost.
Only you have the operating rights within a 15 mile radius of your home base.
Additional operating areas available on request.
Branded discounted packing boxes in white, small, medium & large.
Client base includes anyone who has something to move.
A trusted and tried target market.
Suitable for anyone who can drive or has a driver.
Please click HERE to see our terms and conditions which you must read and agree to before applying for a franchise.
All Franchisees will need to own / operate their own van in U-MOVE Group livery blue & white and follow & abide to U-MOVE Terms & Conditions as laid out below:
- Membership of U - MOVE is on an annual basis and any member can decline renewal at renewal date.
- Once a member has paid our reasonable charges below that member has a monopoly on their chosen area and within a 15 mile radius of their operating centre or home base. NO other operator can operate, advertise, promote any services relating to The U - MOVE Group within the radius of the Prime Member should The Prime Member object.
- All members must provide at least one commercial vehicle in white displaying the U - MOVE livery to service their local area.
- U - MOVE HQ can arrange spraying of vehicles, production supply & fit or supply only of the U - MOVE brand / livery. Any member who uses their preferred body shop / graphics company to produce the U - MOVE brand / livery will be supplied with all the relevant brand details.
- U - MOVE is based on a Taxi Van Service where the Franchisee supplies A Van & Driver only and the client does all the manual work.
- The rates charged by the Franchisee are set by each individual member and are not governed by HQ. A guideline can be supplied by HQ if required although we feel rates may vary depending on members postcodes.
- U - MOVE Members will have access to discounted packing boxes delivered to them direct from manufacturer in white displaying the U - Move brand logo in 3 sizes. Small, medium & large.
- U - MOVE Members will have access to discounted fuel charges through a member fuel card system along with other goods & services they may wish to supply.
- U - MOVE Group encourage all members to promote and advertise OUR brand to create public awareness and build OUR Brand.
- Membership of U - MOVE is not restricted. A member could operate in several areas.
- Members Cannot provide GIT insurance cover under The U - MOVE Brand.
- U - MOVE Uniforms can be supplied by HQ if required.
- All Member details will be on The U - MOVE Website which can be updated within 24 hours.
- U - MOVE annual conference will take place in a central location which all members are invited and encouraged to attend. Great for networking & new ideas.
- All U - MOVE members are to operate tail lifts and any other machinery.
- No U - MOVE members are to subcontract work to a third party under the U - MOVE brand.
- U - MOVE branded products such as packing materials etc may be used under the brand of other companies names, sold to DIY Movers, general public, third parties etc..
- Any Member may collect & deliver goods in any other Members area on behalf of their client.
- The annual subscription paid when buying a Franchise is fixed for a term of 5 years. Any increase after the fixed 5 year term will not exceed 10%. U - MOVE reserve the right to increase the Franchise cost at any time to new Franchisees.
- Opportunity available to anyone over the age of 17 years.
- All Members Vans are to be equipped with at least :
Panel Van : 20 blankets / covers, tool box, sack trolley, first aid kit
Box Van : 40 blankets / covers, tool box, sack trolley, first aid kit
- No Franchisee is to sell on or give away to a third party their Franchise or part of it.
- The Franchisee is entitled to surrender their Franchise in any year at renewal date.
- No Member is to advertise for any U - MOVE business in another Member's area.
- Cost of U - MOVE Membership at 01/02/2016 ( Limited period Only )
Any one location, 15 mile radius: £ 250.00 + vat
Annual subscription payable one year in advance: £ 250.00 + vat
U - MOVE ' WE STORE ' ( optional ) £ 150.00 + vat
Payment may be made in full in advance by cheque, credit / debit card or bank transfer. Flexible payment options available.