Weekly Removals to Portugal from the UK
Looking for a Trusted Removals Company to Portugal from the UK to help you move house ?
When moving to Portugal, you need an experienced european relocation company. The removal company needs to be experienced when it comes to international removals and not just moving locally. This is a big move for you, and so you want your belongings in the right hands. You definitely don’t want to do all of that work yourself, and putting together a move like that requires qualified professional removal services that are used to handling such a job. We are the moving company that can help you.
When it comes to professional services for furniture removals to Portugal, you are always going to get the best care and results when you work with Edwards European Moving.
We take the time to carefully pack, load and then transport all of your items to you new home abroad, with Weekly loads to Portugal Hiring the best company for overseas removals is always going to be well worth the investment and we look forward to making your transition a smooth and memorable one. Whether you are moving to a major city like Lisbon or to a smaller town like Almada you can rely on our local knowledge and years of experience.
Ask For A Removals Quotation
Ask For A Removal Quote for your Part Load to Portugal or Full Load as a Dedicated Service
In order to get a price that you can work with, think about asking for a Removal Quotation before the move. During this time, our removals team can explain the process of UK to Portugal removals and all of the services that we offer so that we can both prepare for your move but also plan for the little things along the way. We will provide you with a free quote in writing prior to your office or house move.
No matter what, you need to be sure that your removals service will meet your needs and that you fully understand what to expect during and after the moving process. Whether you are retiring or working, our moving tips and advice are free , Just Ask us!
Just a few of the services that you may want to discuss with us:
- Packing of your belongings using quality packing materials
- Storage and transportation options
- Comprehensive insurance
- Record keeping of all of your belongings
- Customs clearance where required
- Special consideration taken for any vehicles, fragile items, pets and more.
Moving To Portugal EU Customs Requirements
If you are moving to Portugal from the United Kingdom, you will now be required to pass customs when moving goods through Europe. You will now be required to show a number of documents and information to avoid getting charged import duty of your personal goods. You Will Need :
- Inventory list with values in Portugeuse
- Serial number of major electrical appliances
- Copy of the passport
- Certificado de Bagagem issued by the Portuguese Consulate
- Proof of residence in Portugal
- Atestado do Residençia” proof of entitlement to reside in Portugal
- Declaration of ownership of goods
Our removal co-ordinators and management closely monitor all legislation changes and will be able to advise on customs formalities.
At Edwards European Moving, we promise to be a part of your moving journey, no matter which side of the EU you go to. Give us a call at 01953 718239 to get a quotation for your packing and moving services today.
Why use Edwards European Moving when moving to Portugal?
- Highly Experienced operatives
- Clean well maintained and modern fleet of vehicles
- Specialist Equipment
- Storage in the UK and Portugal
- Full range of moving services
- Highly experienced in European removals
- All items fully inventoried
- Full door to door service
- Staff speak, Spanish, French and English fluently
- Removals From Portugal to the UK
- Packing and unpacking services
- Regular departures to all destinations in Portugal
- Over 20 years experience in UK Portugal house removals
- Removal company with local knowledge in Portugal
Part Load to Portugal
We offer a part load service to and from all Portuguese destinations, an ideal service for clients with single items or smaller consignments or larger consignments with flexible delivery dates.
This service is often the most cost-effective method as you share the space on our vehicle with other clients shipments. The running costs of the vehicle are then shared by all reducing the removal costs for all clients. Use this service if you are looking for a more cost effective way to move to portugal.
All shipments are individually inventoried and all goods individually numbered, the full inventory method ensures all personal effects are delivered to the correct client’s property. This is a full door to door service with full packing and unpacking at your Portuguese property if required.
Dedicated Vehicle to Portugal
Our dedicated service provides you with the sole use of one of our vehicles from the UK to Portugal and allows you to choose your collection and delivery dates. This is also a full door-to-door service with full pack and unpacking if required.
Delivery from the UK to Portugal can be as quick as one day depending on collection point, delivery point and volume of Furniture.
The only restrictions on this service are public holidays in Europe where LGV vehicles are often restricted between certain hours and tachograph hours which limits drivers hours for safety. Our European removals department will provide you with a full relocation plan including expected transit times upon quotation.
Know Your Storage Options
If you are going to need somewhere to store your belongings before, during or even after the relocation, we will be able to help and offer competitive rates for long or short term storage.
All you have to do is ask about the available storage facilities to give you a safe and secure location to keep your items until you are able to retrieve them. No matter what, this and other removal services offered including comprehensive insurance are geared at making the customers life and moving process a whole lot easier. We can also arrange storage in Portugal through our network of partner moving companies.
Culture in Portugal
Making the decision to move to Portugal and make it your new forever home is a big choice to make. However, following through on your decision and enjoying every minute of it; now that is an even bigger undertaking!
One of the best ways to ensure that you feel comfortable in your new home is to know as much as you can about it. How many people live there? Which airlines fly into the country? What currency do they use? What language do they speak? Please find below some useful facts and figures;
What is the Population of Portugal?
The population of Portugal according to the recent figures for 2018 is 10,291,196, this is a yearly change of -0.37% in comparison to the previous year of 2017 where the population was 10,329,506.
What Currency Is Used In Portugal
The currency used in Portugal is the euro.
Main Languages Spoken In Portugal
While the Portuguese language is the main language of the country to which you are moving it is spoken in a number of dialects.
The Southern and Central dialects include Lisbon. While some dialects have their own unique characteristics, such as the dialects of the Atlantic archipelagos of the Azores and Madeira, they are still classified under the broader category of southern dialects.
The Northern dialects include the one spoken in Porto, this being the second biggest city in the country.
You may come across other languages, Barranquenho which is spoken in the town of Barrancos, Minderico (although to be honest this language is nearly extinct now), Mirandese, a dialect which is spoken in Miranda do Douro and Portuguese Sign Language.
Healthcare in Portugal
The healthcare system ranks above average in the European Union due to its efficient and affordable services. Healthcare is provided through a combination of public and private sector resources, with the National Health Service being available to all residents regardless of socioeconomic status.
The country boasts an exceptional reputation for its medical expertise, with cutting-edge facilities and advanced treatments being readily accessible.
Additionally, Portugal’s healthcare system is supported by a strong emphasis on preventative care, with measures in place to tackle chronic diseases such as obesity, diabetes, and cancer.
For those seeking medical treatment, rest assured that the healthcare infrastructure is equipped to provide the highest quality of care.
Traveling To Portugal By Air
The country is well serviced by air travel. Airlines include British Airways, TAP Air Portugal, Lufthansa, as well as many more. This makes it an ideal choice for people who may need to travel frequently to the UK.
Public Transport In Portugal
You will find a efficient and easy to use public transport system. The metro system operates in Lisbon and Porto and provides a cheap way to travel. The country also has a large network of trains which connect all major cities. For more local travel, the bus and tram systems will prove to be your new best friends.
Climate in Portugal
Portugal has a varied climate that is largely influenced by its proximity to the Atlantic Ocean. The coastal regions are generally milder and wetter, while the interior regions experience more extreme temperatures and drier conditions.
The summer months are typically warm and sunny, with temperatures reaching highs of around 30°C.
Winter brings cooler temperatures and more rain, particularly in the northern regions.
Despite some variations, Portugal is generally a great destination to visit all year round, with mild and sunny weather throughout most of the year.
We also service the following destinations on our weekly removal service;
Albufeira , Algarve , Almada, Amadora, Amora, Aveiro, Barreiro, Beja, Braga, Braganca, Carvoeriro Cascais, Castelo Branco, Cacém, Chaves, Coimbra, Estoril, Evora, Faro, Fatima, Guarda, Gondomar Guimarães, Lagos, Leiria, Loures, Maia, Matosinhos, Odivelas, Oeiras, Parede, Portalegre, Porto, Santarem, Setubal, Sintra, Santa Maria da Feira Municipality, Seixal Municipality, Tomar, Vila Franca de Xira, Vila Nova de Famalicão, Vila Nova de Gaia, Valença Do Minho, Viana do Castelo, Vila Nova De Mil Fontes, Vila Real and Viseu
Contact us today for a competitive quotation on full or part load removals to Portugal from The UK. We are a highly respected international removal company specialising in the Iberian Peninsula.