Our Company

Ellis Moving and Storage is a family owned and operated moving and storage company located in North Vancouver, British Columbia. Since 1980, we have been helping families and households get through the otherwise stressful process of moving.

When you need to move, it’s really about YOU; your needs, your concerns, the safety of your goods, and not to forget, your money involved!

We can tell you so much about Ellis Moving and Storage in Vancouver because we stand strong backed by our experience of over 40 years. But we’d rather tell you what will make a difference to you and your moving needs!

Established and professional moving service:

We are backchecked and insured, with a core team of professionally trained and equipped employees to serve you. We won’t add to your stress with sudden surprises and hidden fees. You can depend on our fully transparent and honest pricing. Time is of the essence; we know—we’ll get your goods to where you want them, when you want them, so you can trust in our timely and punctual service, wide ranging experience and excellent industry partnerships.

James Ellis, Owner – President
Phil Ellis, Owner – Account Manager
James and Phil Ellis
Professional Movers
The moving trucks
Inside the moving truck

We excel in local and long distance moving:

Our main services are residential moves for private family households or for corporate relocation. Our long haul cross-border or trans-Canada moving service is arranged with Atlas Van Lines, of which we are the local agent. We regularly move overseas as well and have outstanding interline connections to your advantage. We have a number of partners we arrange overseas shipping with, so we provide you full service, no matter how far you are moving.

All your moving needs under one roof:

At Ellis, we realize the value of end-to-end or full-service moving and storage solutions. We have a 20,000 square foot palletized storage facility in Vancouver to take care of your storage needs. We also offer packing and unpacking, so you can rest easy.

The Ellis Moving Edge: your choice of Vancouver moving and storage service

We are set aside from other moving companies by our excellent customer service, friendly staff and the care we take when we move your precious belongings.

  • Our staff carefully observes the items to be moved and will always notify you if there is a risk of damage.
  • Our moving company in Vancouver is built on referrals and returning customers.
  • We have been a member in good standing with the Better Business Bureau since 1985.

Not to blow our own horn, but we do happen to be one of the most decorated agents of Atlas Van Lines, with Multiple Quality awards and ranked in the highest category (top 5% within Atlas) in customer satisfaction based on customer surveys and claims. It only raises the bar for us to go the extra mile, everyday, for YOU!

Atlas Canada Diamond Awarded

Make Your next Move A great Experience

We’re here to serve all your needs, whether you are moving locally or long distance, across the continent, or overseas.

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Testimonials

The guys were very professional, great people, listens and responded to our needs. Very friendly and considerate and worked really hard. We gave them a good tip and sandwiches which really made their day. There good people and would use them again in an instant!
Graeme B June 4, 2020
Amazing team. Great service! They wrapped everything so well and so quick. They had to move two houses into one (apartment and a home ) into a larger home with a steep drive way and lots of stairs. They did it so careful but so speedy! I would use them again!
Kathryn H. June 5, 2020
This is the 4th time I have used Ellis and will continue to do so. I had 3 men and everything went well and fast. I am sure it is a challenge in these times but they got it done quickly and professionally.
Mary Ann K May 29, 2020
We received our possessions yesterday. Bernard (Chubby), Hammis, and Junior were very efficient and courteous, really great guys. A big thank you to the Ellis team. A great company. We highly recommend them.
Stephen B January 28, 2020