Moving to England
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About Moving to England
Like any international move, moving to England requires a little preparation. A move to a new location can be a daunting experience. So it’s always useful to have a little information about your destination upfront.
Request free quotes for your Moving to England
Intlmovers is a great way of finding international moving companies that can help you with your international move to England. Using Intlmovers is one of the most convenient methods of finding the best mover to meet your needs. You can save both time and money. Intlmovers allows you to compare quotes quickly and easily from up to six international moving companies at once!
How to use Intlmovers
To quickly and easily compare international movers for global relocations:
- Select where you are to moving from and to, and click on ‘Find moving companies!’
- Complete the easy request form and receive quotes directly for your global relocation.
Why you should use Intlmovers for your moving to England
- The movers have years of experience with removals to England.
- You can avoid the stress by letting the movers manage the hard work.
- They have contacts in England which can make your removal cheaper.
Where people moved from to England
Cost of living in England
The cost of living in England is overall high, especially in the London area. Costs that are average or low compared to other countries are clothing, education, healthcare, going out to dinner, sports and hotel costs. Getting things for your home like furniture is of lower costs in England compared to other countries. Groceries are overall cheaper in England, it depends highly on where you shop and in which area you live.
High costs in the UK
Some basic needs in life such as housing and accommodation are of high cost in England. The houses in the London area are overall highly priced. This includes costs for electricity, fuels or gas, water, and taxes. Transportation is not cheap as well. If you live in the London area, taking the subway or ‘the tube’ is the cheapest way to travel. Communication costs such as telephone costs and internet are not cheap in England compared to other countries. General service costs are high as well in England, for example if you need a plumber. By comparing quotes for improving your home you can save money.
Immigration to England
Generally British visa types can be divided into 5 groups:
- General (highly skilled migrants)
- Post study work
Group 1 is a points-based system. When holding a Group 1 visa you are allowed to look for work in England and take up self-employment or business opportunities. There are some cases where you do not need to apply under the points-based system:
- You are a citizen from the British overseas territories.
- You are a citizen of the EEA or Switzerland.
- You are a Commonwealth citizen, who has the permission to stay in England and of which at least one of your grandparents are born in England.
- There are no commissions and time limits attached to your stay.
On some websites you can also calculate your approximate amount of points. In that way you can see your possible chances before your application.
- General (people with job offer)
- Intra company transfer
- Sports people
- Ministers of religion
Applicants for this visa type must be obtaining a job offer from a company in England. If you don’t have a job offer, you might consider fitting into the Group 1 scheme.
- Low skilled workers
Group 3 visa is generally for temporary migrants who will start a seasonal job in England.
For an application for Group 4 visa, the student has to be in the register of a British university or educational institution.
- Youth mobility
This visa is for young people who wish to come to England and experience British life. Each year the government announces several countries and places which are participating in this scheme. Young people from these countries are allowed to travel to England. In this case your government will be your sponsor for this period of time.
If you are a citizen of the EEA or Switzerland, you don’t have to apply for a visa.
Experience of our international movers
The international movers partnering with Intlmovers are all highly reputable professionals. They are industry specialists from the world of shipping and logistics. Their experienced skills have a proven customer service record in the industry. They have expertise in both personal and business shipping. Enjoy a stress free move, and relax knowing that your shipment is being well managed throughout your international move. Take advantage of the extensive levels of international moving company professional experience.
Obligation free quotes
Receive up to six international moving quotes with one single request on Intlmovers. Make your decision making process so much easier! Even though you can receive up to six quote responses, remember that you are under no obligation to accept any of them. Take your time, and evaluate the responses that you have. Compare services, compare costs, and make sure that you are happy with the information that has been provided to you. Make your selection from there. When you use Intlmovers to compare quotes, it’s both cost free and obligation free!