Category: Making The Move | How To Move To New Zealand

Sorting Out The Finances and other day to day matters

As part of your move abroad journey, you will need to consider day to day financial aspects. The aspects in this blog post, whilst specific to New Zealand, can be used as a guide to the things you will need to take into consideration whichever country you decide to move to. Part of the process … Read moreSorting Out The Finances and other day to day matters

Sorry, We Were Looking for a Local – Work Matters

Once, you have settled into your new home, waiting for your shipment to arrive, making do with blow up beds and odds and ends that you have managed to scrap together, the inevitable subject of bringing in an income will arise. If you have been lucky enough to secure employment before you arrived then you … Read moreSorry, We Were Looking for a Local – Work Matters

Almost Reaching Final Stages – Follow Strict Regulations on Items Brought in, Indecision and Anxiety

As you may have realised by now, there are lots of practical matters that will need to be taken care of. Within this bigger shipping journey, there are those intricate details which should not be overlooked at this stage. It is not just a simple matter of transporting your worldly possessions and yourself to your … Read moreAlmost Reaching Final Stages – Follow Strict Regulations on Items Brought in, Indecision and Anxiety

Preparations, Decisions, Organisation – Wish I Was An Octopus

It’s all official and you’re in. All that’s left now are all the final practical preparations. You will want this relocation to NZ to be as stress free and smooth as possible, so careful planning, down to the last detail is required here. Find that military precision in you because what you are about to … Read morePreparations, Decisions, Organisation – Wish I Was An Octopus

Planning The Move – “Expressing Your Interest”

So, by now your plans to move to New Zealand are probably coming along. You’ve decided that you want to move abroad, you’ve worked out where you plan to move to and you might have taken a recce trip, if not, then you have probably been busy completing your research online. So what’s next? Before … Read morePlanning The Move – “Expressing Your Interest”

Pre-move Preparation: Is a ‘reece’ trip a necessity and should you take one?

We had decided to make the move abroad and had worked out where to move to. We felt that the next step was to take a pre-planning trip to New Zealand or as it is sometimes called a ‘recce’ trip, in order to obtain a feel for the country and also to confirm that this … Read morePre-move Preparation: Is a ‘reece’ trip a necessity and should you take one?

Making The Decision To Move: The First Step

Let’s start at the beginning, what brought on this urge to move abroad in the first place? As you progress in life, you begin to question what it is that you want to achieve and whether you have fulfilled your dreams. Add to this the multitude of emigration reality type shows on television showing everyday … Read moreMaking The Decision To Move: The First Step