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Moving to New Zealand

Moving to New Zealand is a popular choice for many Irish people looking to make a new start or discover a new world of opportunities or lifestyle. If you are moving to New Zealand from Ireland, it is quick and easy to find international moving companies to help you in relocating. The travel distance from Ireland to New Zealand is great, so it really can pay dividends to entrust your move to an international moving company to help you.

Avoid the stress when moving to New Zealand
It will take you just a few minutes of your time to request international moving quotes for moving to New Zealand. Your request is sent straight away to up to six international moving companies who are moving professionals who understand the logistics to help with personal and business requests for moving to New Zealand.

Save time and money
You can ensure that you get the best value by comparing multiple quotes. Evaluate your options for moving to New Zealand from Ireland. In just one simple request, receive up to six quotes which will make it much easier for you to compare offers altogether. This will save you a both time and energy, and help you avoid all the running around for information and quotes.

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Comparing quotes for your international move from Ireland

Comparing quotes for your international move from Ireland to New Zealand. Simply comparing prices and services from international moving companies can be done in four steps:

  • Select Ireland as the country that you are moving from
  • Select where you are moving to such as New Zealand
  • Complete the form, fill in the details to get more specific quotes
  • Get quotes directly from international removal companies for your move!

Information for Irish people moving to New Zealand

For many Irish people, moving to New Zealand is an adventure in itself. It is a country on the other side of the world that offers a change of lifestyle and pace. New Zealanders are renowned for being extremely open and friendly, so they often make newcomers and migrants feel immediately welcome.

New Zealand is made up of two islands – the North Island and the South Island, divided by the Cook Strait. The two islands cover a total area of just 268 000 square kilometres (104 000 square miles). It has a total population of around 4.5 million people. The major cities of Auckland, Christchurch and Wellington are often popular choices for Irish people moving to New Zealand. The official languages are English and Maori.

New Zealand visa issues for Irish people
If you are planning on moving to New Zealand permanently, then you will need to arrange a visa for New Zealand. Irish (valid) passport holders may arrive in New Zealand and stay for a period of three months without needing a visa as Ireland is including on the listing of countries that have a visa waiver.

Living and working in New Zealand permanently, you can apply for a visa under the Skilled Migrant Category. The authorities in New Zealand use a points system to work out eligibility. Future growth areas and absolute skills shortage categories will contribute considerably towards your overall points tally.

You need to submit an Expression of Interest outlining some details about yourself, your family, your work skills and experience. If your points qualify you, you will be forwarded an Invitation to Apply. The conditions that are applicable to this type of visa are:

  • 55 years of age or under
  • good health
  • good character
  • good English skills

Work to residence is another option for applying for permanent residence in New Zealand. If you are working in New Zealand temporarily, it can be used as a stepping stone to obtaining residence and setting up in New Zealand permanently.

As with any international relocation, you should always check with the appropriate authorities to confirm the exact legal requirements for your visa arrangements.

Experience of our international moving companies to New Zealand

International removal companies that promote their services on Intlmovers have extensive knowledge and experience in international removals. They are experts in logistics who can provide you with valuable insight and help ensure that you receive a quality service for a hassle free move to New Zealand.

International removal companies in Ireland can assist with all types of international moves that take the best possible care of your goods and help ensure that they arrive on schedule.

Advantages offered by working with international removal companies:

  • Experts in logistics for international moves
  • Avoid the stress - let moving professionals take care of the hard work
  • They understand local regulations and customs for international removals

100% obligation free

Using Intlmovers is completely free. It costs you nothing to use but better yet, it is also completely obligation free. If you find that are not happy with any of the quotes you get back then you are not obligated to accept any of them. Find the best value to suit your moving budget and needs for international moves to New Zealand.

Reviews from movers to New Zealand

Thanks for saving me time and money
"The money that we saved by comparing quotes was actually quite a lot. We think that this was a useful exercise to find more companies easily and check out our options."
Reviewed by: J. Forbes Moved from Limerick to Wellington
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Aggregate score
Intlmovers has an aggregate score of 7.6 out of 10 based 93 reviews via Trustpilot.