Moving to Netherlands
Specialist international movers to Netherlands
Our Netherlands relocation services
Moving to the Netherlands is an exciting life change, and doesn’t have to be complicated. At WridgWays, our team of relocation experts can help you with all aspects of your move, whether it’s managing your insurance or packing your belongings.
Our team will assist you to ensure that your move is stress-free so that you can relax and enjoy the rest of what makes moving overseas so exciting; we make it easy.
With over 125 years of moving experience, you can trust our team of specialists to organise your move to the Netherlands from packing up, right through to settling in.
Anywhere In The World
We have an extensive network of branches right across the globe, so no matter where you’re moving to in the Netherlands, we can assist with all of your relocation needs.
Our relocation specialists can provide you with a complete range of services from visa and immigration assistance, and home and school finding, to language training and cultural support.
Nil Excess Insurance Option
We offer some of the lowest rates for moving insurance in Australia. Your possessions can be covered during transit to the Netherlands and when in storage.
125+ Years’ Experience
We’ve been helping Australians move house for over 125 years, and we continue to collaborate with the best relocation service providers in the world.
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Reasons to move to Netherlands
Travelling and exploring nearby countries is extremely convenient and affordable in the Netherlands due to being located in the heart of Europe. You can visit the UK, Spain, Italy, France or Germany, and do so in a day-trip, weekend or over a couple of weeks. Travelling locally around the Netherlands is also a delightfully picturesque experience, with national parks, castles and windmills aplenty to explore.
Cycling as a primary mode of transportation is huge in the Netherlands, with 36% of people stating it as their go-to choice for getting around on a typical day. People of all ages ride bikes everywhere, from small children and working professionals to the sprightly elderly. Cycling is embedded in the Dutch lifestyle, offers safe and well-lit bike lanes. The needs of cyclists are considered in urban planning and bikes are designed for practicality in everyday life.
Dutch people are some of the friendliest and most laid-back in the world. 90% of them can speak English, and are very direct and unafraid to speak their mind. They are accepting, helpful and have a great sense of humour, so getting to know the locals will be a genuine and warm experience.
The Netherlands has a reliable network of public transport, with trains, buses, and light rail. The Dutch transport system is regarded as one of the highest-quality and most punctual in Europe, so commuting to work, exploring locally or even just getting from your home to the supermarket is very easy.
Netherlands moving facts
- The Netherlands’ population is 17.09 million (2017)
- The largest city in the Netherlands is Amsterdam with 851,000 people (2017)
- The Netherlands is the 24th most densely populated country in the world, and the most densely populated country in Europe
- Approximately 10% of the population in the Netherlands are expats
- In 2016, it was recorded that 3.8 million people had at least one parent who was foreign-born