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Removals to Sweden


Removals to Sweden from the UK

Direct Services | Part Loads | Storage

Burke Bros Moving Group has decades of moving and relocation experience in removals to Sweden and operates regular removal services to and from Sweden and Scandinavia. We also offer removals from Sweden to the UK.

Services

Our European removals service covers all areas of Sweden, including such locations as Stockholm, Gothenburg, Malmö, Uppsala, Västerås, and Örebro. This involves the movement of your possessions ‘door to door’. We can also include a professional packing service. Fragile items are packed using packing paper, tissue, bubble wrap, or polychips. Export-strength cartons in various sizes are used to accommodate books and heavy items. Special linen cartons are used as hanging garment carriers. Furniture is wrapped with padding and transit blankets. Items can also be crated.

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Removals to Sweden with Burke Bros

The Removals Process

One of our experienced estimators will visit your home to determine the volume of goods that will be making the trip to Sweden, as well as your packing requirements. Our representative will discuss with you how the moving process works, from the collection stage in the UK right through to delivery to your new residence in Sweden. We will give you a realistic quote, without obligation, based on a first-class high-quality service.

Part Load Removals to Sweden

Part loads to Sweden offer a cost-effective solution for those with fewer belongings to transport. This service allows your items to share space in a removal vehicle with others’ goods, reducing costs. It’s ideal for small moves or when you’re flexible on delivery times.

Dedicated Service to Sweden

Dedicated removals to Sweden provide a personalised service where the entire removal vehicle is reserved for your belongings. This option suits larger moves or when you need your items delivered on a specific date. It offers direct transportation from your current residence to your new home in Sweden, ensuring a quicker and more tailored moving experience.

Storage

If your home contents have to come into store for weeks or months during the process of relocating to Sweden, Burke Bros Moving Group has 50,000 sq.ft of storage facilities and offers two options: containerised storage and self-access storage at our head office in Wolverhampton. We can also arrange storage in Sweden if this is required.

Choosing an International Removals Service

When embarking on a move to Sweden, selecting a reputable international removal company is paramount. We are highly experienced in overseas removals and familiar with the intricacies of customs clearance both in the UK and Sweden and offer services tailored to your needs, assisting in the entire removal process. For your further peace of mind, we offer full financial protection door to door.

Professional Movers

As members of the BAR (British Association of Removers) and FIDI (the Global Alliance of International Quality International Removal Companies), we are regularly inspected and adhere to their strict code of practices.

Financial Guarantee

Our membership with the BAR and FIDI organisations also guarantees your money and move are thoroughly protected.

We offer our customers financial security, operational competence, worldwide support, and redress facilities through FIDI, giving you total satisfaction that your possessions are being thoroughly cared for. We provide a scheme of pre-payment protection, as payments are made prior to moving, it is reassuring that we are a financially bonded mover. Your advanced payments are protected should the company cease to trade.

Customs Clearance

Moving from the UK to Sweden involves some customs procedures. Here’s what you need to know:

  • Documentation: You’ll need to provide proof of residency in Sweden, an inventory of items being moved, and proof of ownership for vehicles.
  • Customs Duties: Personal belongings are generally exempt from duties if they have been owned for at least six months and are for personal use. New items may be subject to VAT and import duties.
  • Restricted Items: Certain items such as firearms, plants, and perishable goods may have restrictions or require special permits.

Our team is well-versed in these procedures and can assist you in preparing all necessary documentation to ensure a hassle-free move.

Living in Sweden

Property in Sweden

  • Types of Property: Sweden offers a diverse range of properties from modern apartments in urban centres to traditional houses in rural areas. The choice depends on your budget and lifestyle preferences.
  • Buying Property: Foreigners can buy property in Sweden without restrictions. However, it is advisable to hire a local real estate agent and legal advisor to navigate the process.
  • Renting Property: Renting is a popular option, with leases typically lasting one year, renewable. Ensure you understand the terms of your lease, including maintenance responsibilities and utility costs.

Cost of Living

  • Housing Costs: Property prices in Sweden can be high, especially in central areas of cities like Stockholm and Gothenburg. Renting is often more affordable, with prices varying depending on location and property size.
  • Daily Expenses: The cost of living in Sweden is comparable to other major European countries. Expect to pay more for dining out and entertainment.
  • Healthcare: Sweden offers excellent healthcare services. UK expats should ensure they have appropriate health insurance, whether through work, private insurance, or the Swedish health system.

Lifestyle and Amenities

  • Cultural Scene: Sweden is a cultural hub with numerous festivals, including the Stockholm International Film Festival and the Gothenburg Book Fair. The country boasts various museums, galleries, and theatres.
  • Outdoor Activities: Enjoy the stunning natural scenery with activities like hiking, skiing, and exploring the archipelagos.
  • Education: Sweden has several international schools and prestigious universities, making it a great place for families.

Why Choose Us?

  • Experience and Expertise: With years of experience in the European removals industry, we guarantee a high standard of service.
  • Customer-Centric Approach: Our company is dedicated to ensuring customer satisfaction, providing personalised services tailored to your needs.
  • Competitive Pricing: We offer transparent pricing with no hidden fees, ensuring value for your money.
  • Insurance Coverage: Comprehensive insurance options to protect your belongings throughout the move.
  • Local Knowledge: We have extensive experience in servicing Sweden and its surrounding areas. Our removal staff are familiar with local roads and restrictions.

Planning Your Move

  1. Initial Consultation: Contact us to discuss your moving requirements. We’ll provide a free, no-obligation quote.
  2. Packing Services: Opt for our professional packing service to save time and ensure your items are securely packed.
  3. Transport: Our fleet of modern vehicles ensures safe and timely delivery of your possessions.
  4. Unpacking and Settling In: We offer unpacking services to help you settle into your new home quickly and comfortably.

Contact Us

Ready to make your move to Sweden? Contact us today for a personalised quote and to learn more about how we can make your relocation a stress-free experience. Our friendly team is here to assist you every step of the way.

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Ready to move to Sweden? Call one of our advisors on 01902 714555 or email sales@burkebros.co.uk. We look forward to helping you with your move to Sweden!

 

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