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Moving to the USA? We make it easy.
Santa Fe Wridgways Moving Services: Your International Furniture Removal Experts
Many Australian individuals and families make the big decision to relocate to the USA each year, and we can understand why. The diversity of lifestyle on offer is exceptional. No matter what kind of surroundings you are looking to take advantage of in your new life, whether it’s sun-drenched beaches, snow-capped mountains and fantastic ski opportunities or a thriving metropolis, the U.S. has you covered. The United States also boasts the world’s largest and most technologically powerful economy. A desirable relocation destination for many across the globe.
Whether you are moving to the USA for a lifestyle change, family and/or career opportunities, trust Santa Fe Wridgways to deliver your treasured possessions on time and in perfect condition. Many Australians move to the U.S. each year and you can too, with Santa Fe Wridgways. Having carefully moved individuals and families household items across the globe for over 125 years, your treasured possessions are in our very capable hands. We are the international moving experts.
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Santa Fe Wridgways Complete Moving Service to the U.S.
Now you’ve made the big decision to relocate to the USA, but knowing the best time to move, what to take and how to get there can be daunting to consider without the right assistance. This is where your dedicated Santa Fe Wridgways team is here to help! We will keep you updated on the progress of your personal delivery throughout the transport process and be available to answer any questions or queries you might have along the way.
From the professional packing to managing the secure transport of your household treasures, insurance, customs and quarantine clearance, and even unpacking your cartons at the other end – we have it 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.
Prompt and Secure Sea Freight and Air Freight Delivery
We provide all of our customers with a complete door-to-door moving service from Australia to Chicago, New York, San Francisco, California, in fact anywhere in the U.S.
Every international move is tailored to suit your individual time constraints and budget, this includes both air freight and sea freight services to the U.S. Whether you require a full container sent by ship or a shared container, Santa Fe Wridgways will assist in packing and safely transporting your personal effects to their new destination. You may also want to consider air freight for those essential personal belongings you will require immediately upon arrival in the USA.
Santa Fe Wridgways Global Capacity
Part of the Santa Fe Group, spanning Asia, Europe, the Americas and the Middle East, Santa Fe Wridgways is part of a global network with 96 offices in 47 countries. This means your personal goods are handled by Santa Fe Wridgways experienced team every step of the way.
An Accredited International Moving Company
To further assure you are choosing the right international movers, Santa Fe 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 the U.S.:
Tipping – Tipping is widely practised in the U.S 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.
The population in the USA – As of 2014 the United States has a total population of 317.6 million, making it the third-most populous country in the world. It is very urbanised, with 82% of people living in cities and suburbs. The most populated states in the United States are New York, Texas and California.
Important Quarantine restrictions – To help protect their countries precious community, economy and environment it is compulsory for anyone moving to the United States to declare goods like prescription medicines, certain foods, cigarette lighters etc. But don’t stress, Santa Fe Wridgways moving consultants will provide you with the relevant documentation and arrange this for you.
Arranging your Visa – Generally, those wishing to enter the USA from a foreign country must first obtain a non-immigrant visa for a temporary stay. Applicants for visitor visas generally should apply at the nearest U.S. embassy or consulate in the country where they live. For general information about applying for a visitor visa, including documentation and fee requirements, please visit travel.state.gov.
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