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Wridgways Moving Services: Your International Furniture Removal Experts

Moving to Canada

Canada is becoming increasingly popular as the destination for a great new living experience. The vast employment opportunities, as well as the cold, snowy winters and hot summers, draw many to this picturesque country and with good reason. Whether you love to participate in alpine sports, visit the incredible Niagara Falls, bathe in the Canadian Rockies Hot Springs or see the world-renowned sights such as the Sainte-Anne-de-Beaupré Shrine, Canada has something for everyone. With a large and culturally diverse population, Canada is an exceptional country in which to broaden your skills and life experience.

When relocating to Canada Wridgways and Santa Fe Relocation work to provide one international moving service. Trust Wridgways to deliver your treasured possessions on time and in perfect condition. After all, we are the international moving experts.

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Wridgways Complete Moving Service to Canada

Moving overseas requires careful planning and preparation. Knowing the right time to go, what to take with you and how to get there can be difficult without the right assistance. That’s where Wridgways comes in – your dedicated Wridgways consultant will keep you updated on the progress of your personal items throughout the transport process and be available to answer any questions or queries you might have along the way.

From the secure transport of your household treasures, as well as insurance, customs and quarantine clearance, and even unpacking your cartons at the other end – we have it all covered! We specialise in transporting not only your personal possessions and vehicles but your much-loved pets too. Need help with purchasing or leasing a property; migration assistance; passports and visas or cross-cultural briefings? Our Relocation division is ready to assist here too.

An Accredited International Moving Company

To further assure you are choosing the right international movers, Wridgways is a fully accredited removalist company. Proudly members of:

  • Federation of International Furniture Removals (FIDI),
  • Overseas Moving Network International (OMNI),
  • International Association of Movers (IAM) and,
  • The Australian Furniture Removals Association (AFRA).

This means we not only have years of moving experience, but the necessary equipment, transportation methods, premises and staff training needed to complete a professional international move.

Helpful Information About Canada:

Currency – Canada’s unit of currency is the Canadian Dollar ($CAD). Coins have values of 5, 10, 25 & 50 cents, $1 & $2 – often called “loonies” and “toonies”, and notes have values of $5, $10, $20, $50 & $100. Tipping is widely practised in Canada as service charges are not generally included in the bill and waiters depend heavily on tips for their income. You would generally be expected to pay 15% – 20% to waiters and taxi drivers.

Canadian Population – There are approximately 35 million people living throughout Canada, with Toronto, Montreal and Calgary being the most populated cities.

Weather – The weather varies greatly depending on where in Canada you are – temperatures can drop below -40°C in some of the northern areas during winter, while summer can bring with it temperatures of 35°C and above in the more coastal areas.

Language – The official languages of Canada are English and French, with more than half of the population speaking English, while just over 21% speak only French. But don’t stress, Wridgways can provide you with more information and help you decide which Canadian location is right for you.

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Moving services

When you are moving home, it isn’t simply enough to just take your possessions and move them to another home. There are a lot of other details that need addressing during your move, such as moving your pets, the insurance and cleaning. Our removalist teams are on hand to assist with all of these aspects of your move in Australia regardless of whether you are moving interstate, locally or even internationally.

Insurance

If the unexpected occurs, make sure you’re protected.

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Secure Storage

Whether you need long term or short term storage, we have you covered.

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Packing

Let us make your move easy with our team of experienced packers.

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Unpacking

Settle into your new home without the stress, by using our friendly unpacking team.

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Cleaning

Make your next move a breeze and ask about our cleaning services.

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Vehicle Transport

From cars and bikes, to boats and more! We’ll move your vehicles wherever they need to go.

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Pet Transport

Give your furry friend a smooth transition to their new home with our range of pet relocation services.

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Santa Fe Connect

Give yourself a break and get all of your services connected in one place.

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