Nationwide Moving Newport KY - Registration, Licensing and Rules
If you are moving your household goods or personal possessions from Newport KY
to another state, this is known as "interstate moving
". The US Department of Transportation regulates interstate household goods moving by way of the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMSCA) Household Goods Program. Interstate movers
, also known as out of state movers
, are required to be registered with the US DOT, and should have either a US DOT # or Motor Carrier # (MC#) or both. To find out a mover's registration status go to - Research Licensing for Cross Country Movers
In State or Local Moving Companies - Licensing and Registration
If you are moving within the state of Kentucky, or doing a short distance move from Newport KY, that is considered intrastate moving
. Also known as short-distance or in-state or local moving, each state has varying rules and regulations with regard to household goods moving within it's own state. Some states have very rigid regulations for movers, while others have little if any requirements for moving. To get more info for moving from Newport KY to any city also in Kentucky go to Mover Licensing Requirements in KY.
How Many Hours For Local Moving - Newport, KY
Approximately how long should it take for licensed movers to do a local move in the Newport KY area? For 8 to 9 rooms of furniture and items moving from a single story home to a 2nd floor apartment with stairs it should take 2 trucks and 4 men about 7 to 9 hours. This is for an averagely furnished home. Adjust hours and time for lightly furnished or more heavily furnished. For total rooms to be moved be sure to include outdoor and patio items in addition to garage items.
Your actual moving cost will depend upon the hourly moving rate of your Newport KY mover. So be sure to go to Get Moving Quotes
to compare Newport movers.