about us

Why choose Goldstar?

We are a highly reputable company

Over the last 20 years Goldstar has grown to become one of the most trustworthy haulage companies in the UK. We understand the importance of good service and honesty within the transport industry and offer a fully professional and reliable service.

We provide a comprehensive range of transport services

Our extensive fleet of vehicles enables us to offer a comprehensive range of transport services for the air-freight industry as well as general haulage. Our fleet ranges from small vans to 44 Tonne tractor units with trailers. We have curtain-sided and box vehicles equipped with roller-bed and tail lifts. We can offer specialist solutions including low-loaders, sea-containers, sliding-roof trailers, refrigerated vehicles and equipment for computer and sensitive movements.

We have a nationwide network

We provide a nationwide delivery and collection service operating from our Colnbrook HQ at London Heathrow. Our inter airport trunking network offers competitive advantages for our customers. it connects London Heathrow with our Birmingham and Manchester depots and their neighbouring airports.

We deliver competitive solutions

We have invested heavily in new vehicles, IT solutions, digital vehicle tracking, vehicle diagnostics, in-house driver training and a new management structure. With our team of highly experienced people and our high level of capability we can offer an effective response to your transport needs.

We can offer fixed or flexible pricing

Our flexible pricing and business model offers our customers the opportunity to avoid risk and fixed costs.

We promise you a gold quality service

We are committed to providing a highly professional, reliable and personal service to all our customers. We aim to deliver the highest standard of customer service at all times.

We operate to the highest accredited professional standards

Our insurance documents, accreditations, and certificates can be obtained from our downloads page.

We are TAPA (Transported Asset Protection Association) Level 1 & Level 3 certified.

Goldstar Ltd is one of only a few Transport Companies in the UK that has triple UKAS ISO certification.

We are a DfT Regulated Agent enabling us to handle SPX and/or SCO cargo for our clients. All of our staff are trained to DfT security standards appropriate to their job roles (at least to a formerly level D security level).

We are a member of Logistics UK (the new name for FTA - Freight Transport Association) and we operate to Logistics UK Conditions of Carriage. You can download these from our downloads page.

We are a member of UKWA (UK Warehousing Association) and we operate to UKWA Conditions of Storage. You can download these from our downloads page.

We have been audited and found to meet all the requirements for the FORS Bronze Standard accreditation with FORS (Fleet Operator Recognition Scheme).

We are also an associate member of BIFA (British International Freight Association).

Environmental responsibility

We take our environmental responsibilities very seriously. We are ISO 14001 (Environmental Management) accredited. As over 95% of our carbon footprint comes from our fleet, our focus is on increasing efficiency with the overall objective of reducing emissions and our impact on the environment