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Moving to New Zealand from Australia

When you plan to move to a new country, there is a lot you have to do to get ready for the next chapter in your life. If you wish to move from Australia to New Zealand for work, family or retirement reasons, there is a lot more involved in making everything work. Along with moving your furniture and household items to the new country, you must get everything through customs and coordinate the transportation of those items to your new home. If you also have vehicles and pets, there are even more factors to consider.

Notwithstanding, your international relocation does not have to be stressful! Working with us will help you relocate from Australia to New Zealand. When you trust us to help you with your international relocation needs, you will gain comfort that your furniture, household items, cars and pets will care for all the way from your home in Australia to your new home in New Zealand. By taking this stress off your shoulders, you can instead focus on coordinating and preparing your new residence in NZ so that when your belongings arrive, you can set it up the way you like and make it into your new home immediately.

We know how important it is for you to adjust to your new lifestyle without any problems. At Dawson Moving & Storage, we take care of your relocation needs so you can fit into your new home with ease and start enjoying your life in your new neighbourhood.

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Our International Removals Services to New Zealand

There is more to relocating from Australia to New Zealand than booking your flights. Not only do you have to move your furniture and household items, but you will be crossing international borders and you will have to set up your new home in NZ. Since international moves are more complex than domestic relocations, it is important to work with a relocation company with experience and knowledge in relocating people to New Zealand, especially Auckland and Christchurch.

With our many services, you can customise your relocation plan by selecting what you need to make the process easy. We can provide packing services, pet and vehicle transportation, storage facilities, bulky items transportation and many other services to aid you in your relocation to NZ. Whether you need a hand getting your belongings to New Zealand or you want us to help you with everything possible, we can meet your requirements as you transition from Australia to New Zealand.

Packing Service

Packing your belongings before your international relocation keeps them safe and secure. Packing takes time and often it can be hard to find time to carefully pack your furniture and household items. As you are preparing for the move, ensuring your property in New Zealand is ready, working until the last day before the move and considering everything else, we can ease the stress by helping you pack. With our packing service, we take the burden of packing your items so that they are appropriately stored for a safe transit.

Moving Insurance

Even the most carefully planned international relocation can have errors or accidents. When you do consider moving to New Zealand, an appropriate and adequate insurance policy can help protect your furniture, household items and other valuables. In case of an accident or mistake, insurance coverage can help repair or replace items in New Zealand. We are happy to find the best insurance option for your relocation needs.


Storage Facility

When you relocate, you may be unable to take all your furniture and household items with you immediately. Having a safe place to store your items temporarily gives you peace of mind that they will remain protected until you can move them all to New Zealand with you. Our storage facilities will securely store your furniture and household items for as long as you need so you do not have to worry about them while moving from Melbourne to Christchurch.

Vehicle Transportation

When you are moving from Australia to New Zealand, you will need a car to move around. Instead of selling your prized car in Australia, consider moving it to New Zealand. Our vehicle transportation services will carefully transport your vehicle to your new home in NZ, including Auckland and Christchurch) so it is ready for use. Remember to obtain insurance coverage for your car, acquire appropriate vehicle registration, attend to payment of any taxes and seek proper driving licence certification.

Pet Transportation

Pets are family. We understand it is important that your pets are moved to your new home in New Zealand safely and efficiently. We take care of transporting your pet across borders and will complete the necessary paperwork and advise you of any additional information we need. We take pet relocations seriously to ensure every family member, including your beloved pets, will arrive safely in New Zealand. Hiring a professional international mover from Australia to New Zealand will provide the peace of mind you need.

Additional Services

In addition to planning and managing the logistics of your move, we offer additional services to help make your international relocation as smooth as possible. We can help guide you through every step of your international relocation, including custom forms completion, handling of goods across international borders and transporting pets and bulky items. Our goal is to make the process easy for you so you can focus on starting a new chapter in your life in New Zealand.

Why Choose Us When Moving from Australia to New Zealand

When you are moving from Australia to New Zealand, you want the process to be simple and quick. The best way to make sure that your transition to New Zealand (i.e. Auckland and Christchurch) is pleasant is to partner with a relocation service provider that can meet your international relocation needs at every step of the process. By working with us, you will have continuous guidance and support that is tailored to your circumstances. From packing your belongings to getting everything through customs, your furniture and household items will be handled with care.

We know how important it is to have everything you need at your new home in good condition. We work diligently to ensure that you can unpack your belongings to turn your new residence into a home without delay. When you work with us for your international relocation needs,you will be able to focus on other things whilst you leave us to do the heavy lifting.

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Move Your Furniture & Household Items from Australia to New Zealand

When you decide to move from Australia to New Zealand, there is plenty of planning to do. You will need to consider, to name a few, packing your household items, filling out customs forms, making sure your vehicle is ready when you need it. Whilst an international relocation can be complicated, you do not have plan for the move alone.

At Dawson Moving & Storage, we are an international removal and moving company and our services will help prepare your furniture and household items for relocation, move your belongings to your new home in NZ, and even keep any items safe in a temporary storage facility that need to remain in Australia.

By partnering with us for your international relocation, you will be reassured that the physical relocation of your personal belongings is in good hands. This helps you focus on other aspects of your relocation, for example, preparing your new property in New Zealand, obtaining insurance coverage and registering your licence to drive in New Zealand.

Get a Free Quote Today

If you are preparing to move from Australia to New Zealand, we can help! Whether you are moving from a small or large property with cars and/or pets, we have services that can be tailored to your needs. Contact us for a free quote so you can get your move started today.

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Frequently Asked Questions - Moving Overseas to New Zealand

Shipping a car to New Zealand will cost between $3000 and $5000 approximately.

Shipping a container load to NZ from Australia will cost between $4000 and $7000 approximately.

Yes you or an authorised representative will need to be there for your goods to be delivered to you.

It is not advisable to take food from Australia into NZ due to quarantine restrictions.

You will need to complete Local Customs and Quarantine documents.

Yes, transportation of your pet can be arranged to NZ.

We recommend it that all customers take out an insurance policy to cover their goods whilst in transit.

8. Depending on the size of the shipment but it can take anywhere from 3 weeks to 6 months for your goods to arrive in New Zealand.

Food Stuffs and any organic material should not be included in your shipment to NZ.