Complaints against removalists and freight services number in the hundreds over three years: Spotlight on removalists

A SPIKE in complaints has prompted the Victorian Government to urge Sunraysia residents to be vigilant when it comes to enlisting the help of removalists and freight services.

Residents are urged to be aware of dodgy removalists and freight services.

Residents are urged to be aware of dodgy removalists and freight services.

In 2017-18, Consumer Affairs Victoria received more than 700 reports about removal and freight services – up from about 580 in 2015-16.

The reports commonly related to complaints about items lost during transit, delays with collecting or delivering items, and items damaged during transit or in storage.

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