At reallymoving.com, it is our aim to provide useful international removals guides to help you with the moving process and your transition to a new country. Read through our extensive library for advice and knowledge at every stage of your international move.
If you're moving to a new home abroad, you're likely to want to take your belongings with you. Find out about the length of time it takes to move internationally, and how the method of shipping your items can affect how long your move takes.
reallymoving.com has found that almost half of people considering moving abroad from the UK were put off by the perceived cost of the move, but how much more expensive is moving overseas compared to moving home in the UK?
Take a look at reallymoving.com's top tips for international moving to help you have a successful overseas move.
When moving abroad, there are many tasks to complete to ensure nothing goes wrong with your overseas move. Find out what you will need to do, and when you will need to do it, with our Moving Abroad Checklist.
For any move abroad, it is essential that you find a removal company that you can trust. Find out what questions to ask your international removal firm, so you can know what you’ll be getting from your move.
Let us help to uncover the numerous layers of complexity involved in a move abroad
Moving Overseas can seem like a huge task. We list key points you need to consider.
Thinking of heading to Australia? Read our detailed guide to helping British residents move overseas to Australia
Many people are tempted to move from Britain to countries with a nicer climate and a more relaxed way of life, and France remains one of the most popular destinations.
Spain offers a sunnier clime where the pace of life is relaxed and balanced, so it’s unsurprising that many British people are relocating to this part of the world. Read our guide for more information if you’re thinking of moving to Spain.
Are you planning a move to England’s 'big smoke' from overseas? reallymoving.com discusses the essentials of organising a move to London and making the most of everything the capital has to offer.
Moving to live overseas can be a great adventure, but there’s no denying the opportunity for calamity when things go wrong. We’re all capable of making mistakes and forgetting small details when focused on the bigger picture … and when moving abroad the fallout of those mistakes can vary from minor inconvenience to inescapable disaster!
If you are leaving the UK to live abroad permanently, or will be working outside of the UK for at least one full tax year, then it’s necessary to inform HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) of your plans. This ensures you will pay the right amount of tax and receive any tax refund or tax relief you may be entitled to. You don’t have to inform HMRC if you are leaving for business trips of shorter duration.
Confused by the international moving jargon? Read our extensive list of every term and its definition you will need to know when moving abroad.
Thinking of moving Across the Pond to America? Read our detailed guide for important information on moving to America, from customs to visas.
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Find a company with the knowledge and experience to make your international move go smoothly
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Our international moving glossary helps to explain the jargon.