If you’re moving to or from Canada, talk to our team of friendly experts to see how Armishaws can work for you.
Moving to a new home can be stressful, moving to whole new country adds an extra layer of worries. But with our friendly team of experts working for you, you’ll have someone to help guide you through the entire process.
We’re here to help with your big move.
For worry-free removals, to and from Canada.
A dedicated Removal Coordinator will be assigned to your move.
Your quote will include mileage to ensure there are no hidden costs.
We offer restricted liability as standard, further options are available.
We’re planting over 2,000 trees to offset our carbon emissions.
All Armishaws’ crew members are background checked and carry photo ID.
Our crews use recycled and recyclable materials wherever possible.
White goods and furniture are protected with slot-on, padded covers.
Full floor protection is also available at both locations (fees may apply).
Experienced assistance with customs forms, documentation, visas, etc.
Your clothes will travel in style with specialist boxes for hanging garments
Short and long term storage, with collection and delivery also available. (fees may apply)
These sealable bags are only used once, then recycled.
It’s a big world but wherever you’re moving to, it’s vital we all do our bit to protect the planet. Armishaws are committed to reducing the impact of removals on the environment.
We’re planting over 2,000 trees to help lessen the impact of carbon emission and create vital habitat for wildlife.
We use recycled and recyclable materials for all our boxes and packaging which is better for your belongs and the environment.
We operate a fleet of greener vehicles, plus our drivers go through eco-efficiency training to reduce the amount of fuel we use.
Using acid free tissue paper is not only better for your items, it’s also kinder for the environment. Win/win!
Our crews seal mattresses in single use, biodegradable bags to protect them in transport. All bags are then recycled.
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There are several different types of visas available for those wishing to settle there;
You can apply for permanent residency through marriage, parentage or a number of government and provincial initiatives;
There is also a skilled worker program and a health worker program aimed at encouraging trained workers to settle in the country.
If you are taking a cat or dog to Canada it will need;
It will need to be older than 3 months. There are restrictions governing dangerous dog breeds.
It is possible to use a UK bank in Canada, however, opening a Canadian account can help you avoid foreign currency transaction (and fluctuating exchange rates).
Items you may be asked to produce to open an account in Canada include;
Canada’s health system consistently scores highly for hygiene, wait times, access, etc. Canada’s healthcare is mostly paid for through taxes and is mostly free. You must have lived in Canada for three years to be eligible for free healthcare, some treatments are free to new arrivals but you may need health insurance.
You can drive a car in Canada using a full UK license. Some hire car companies and insurance companies do require you to have a Canadian license.
Importing cars to Canada can be an expensive process. On the whole cars a less expensive in Canada and it is certainly considered safer to switch to a left-hand drive car as this provides far better sightlines in a country that drives on the right.
If you require any further information regarding removals to Canada, contact our friendly team at any time and we’ll be happy to help.