Removals to Spain from the UK are a staple of European relocations, such is the attraction this country has with its comfortable lifestyle, warm climate and rich cultural history. Spain also offers stunning architecture and beautiful beaches if you opt for the coast. If you’re moving to Spain, whether it’s to study, work or retire, you’ll find there’s plenty to organise before you hit the road. From choosing a place to live, to arranging your removals, the list of jobs can seem endless!

You will have lots of options for removals to Spain, but it’s always recommended to use an international moving company which has the necessary experience in the country. European Moving has been organising relocations to and from Spain for over eight years. Please contact us to discuss your needs. The accommodation you move to may be very different from your property at home, so it’s worth taking the time to reconsider what furniture and belongings you want to bring. Whether you choose our Load and Go or our EasyMoves solution, European Moving can help you with moving to Spain. We shall also provide advice on a whole range of moving issues you may not have considered before.

Moving to Spain – Visa

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When you’re moving overseas, you need to consider the need to apply for a visa or other entry documentation. If you’re from the EU or EEA, you won’t need a visa nor any other form of paperwork before your departure.

Other international visitors can apply for a visa in one of three categories: work, student or family/retirement.

You’ll also need to make sure you obtain a Número de Identificación de Extranjero (NIE) […]

Moving to Spain – Transport

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Spain, much like other Western European countries, has an excellent transport system consisting of buses, metros, trams and, naturally, roads on which you can catch a taxi (or drive your own car, or ride a bike if you care about the environment and staying fit). Madrid’s metro network is an extensive work of art comparable to those found in cities like London or Paris, but the networks found in Barcelona, […]

Moving to Spain – Healthcare

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The Spanish healthcare system is one of the best available, but as it’s decentralised, you’ll need to check more specifically for the area to which you plan on moving.

If you are contributing to the Social Security system, you will be entitled to receive free healthcare. However, some people still prefer to have private healthcare to bypass any queues and to access the best facilities.

If you aren’t working or making Social […]

Moving to Spain – Taxation

2018-11-27T13:39:29+00:00 Moving To: Spain|About: |

Before your international move to Spain, open an account in your own country in a bank with established Spanish connections. You can then just transfer your account when you move to Spain. It will save you a significant amount of paperwork and the hassle of opening a brand new account.

Banks do come, and they do go – as far as who owns whom – so check out which banks function […]