Just the idea of moving abroad can be overwhelming. We get it – we’ve moved overseas multiple times!
To help you, we have loads of tools and information to help you every step of the way.
1. Moving Abroad Checklist
Moving Abroad is a massive project and there are so many things to think about. You need to find a new home, pack everything you own, and transfer your belongings. You need to book travel, take out insurance, and apply for a visa. How about relocating your pets and finding schools for your children?
Many aspects of the moving process need hours of research. We have created this free Moving Abroad Checklist to help you remember every aspect of an international move.
2. Visas and Residency
Knowing which visa is the best for you and your family is not always straightforward. You can start your research in the Visas sections in our country guides.
We recommend however booking in for a consultation with a Where Can I Live Immigration partner. They will take the time to understand your personal situation, recommend the best vias path for you and clearly outline the steps you need to take to get your visa.
And why trust a Where Can I live partner? We assess the immigration market for each country. We trial a few lawyers and choose the ones that are the best for service and price.
3. Healthcare Insurance
Private Healthcare insurance is normally a requirement for all visas when you move abroad. You also want to make sure that you and your family are covered to get the best possible healthcare in case you need it.
Choosing the right healthcare insurance will give you complete peace of mind. We have written a guide to help you choose the right healthcare provider which you can access below
4. International Moving Company
When you move abroad, you will want to take your treasured possessions too. It can be hard to find the right removal company to do a good job.
We have found a great service to make it easy. You add your details once such as where you are moving from and to and the number of rooms. The service searches through its database of over 10,000 moving companies to find the top 5 companies that are perfect for you. After a day or two, you will receive quotes from those companies that you can use to compare and make a decision. Super Smart and Easy!
5. International Money Transfers
You will need to transfer money to your new home abroad. The world of global finance is changing rapidly. There are excellent opportunities to send money abroad in easy, cheaper, and more flexible ways than ever before.
Our guide below will help you understand the best way to do an international money transfer for your particular situation.