Removals to Namur | European Removals | Relocating to Belgium
Namur is a character-filled city located in Wallonia, Belgium. Established in the 10th-Century, Namur has grown to be one of the most popular destinations in Belgium, with incredible architecture and many sites of historical significance. The city is also known for it’s strong economy, pristine local environment, excellent location, and rich culture.
If you are moving to Namur in the future, choose an experienced European removals company like Schepens to help you! We have been performing removals to Belgium for many decades and can make your move to this great city simple!
Each Namur removal is managed by one of our talented move coordinators. They are experienced removers who have performed hundreds of removals to and from Belgium. Your move coordinator will explain the removals process and answer any questions that you may have. They can also offer useful advice on life in Namur, what you should pack, which insurance plan to choose, how to complete customs forms, and much more. During the move they will regularly update on the progress of your removal. They really make the removals process easy for our clients!
This article will take a look at the common reasons why people move to Namur from the UK before explaining why you should use Schepens for removals to Namur!
Why are so many people moving to Namur from the UK?
Namur has a lot going for it! From it’s incredible culture through to its strong economy and exceptional location, there are a lot of reasons to move to Namur. The most common reasons why people move to this great city include:
- Namur has a strong economy
Namur is the most important economic centre in Wallonia. The city produces a variety of goods including food items, machinery, porcelain, metals and leather products. Namur also has a strong tourist industry due to its central location and many attractions.
- There is a lot to see and do in Namur
There are many incredible historical sites to visit in Namur including the Couvent des Soeurs de Notre-Dame, Maredsous Abbey, Floreffe Abbey, and Annevoie Castle. Residents can enjoy many cultural events including the Combat de l’Échasse d’Or (Fight for the Golden Stilt), Namur International Festival of French-Speaking Film, Nam’in’Jazz and Cerdur Rock.
- Namur strong sporting culture
If you enjoy watching or playing sport, you will enjoy living in Namur. There are many successful sporting clubs in the city including the Union Royale Namur (football) and Namur Angels (baseball). Namur is also the venue of the annual Namur cyclo-cross race — a part of the UCI Cyclo-cross World Cup.
- Namur has a high standard of living
Because Namur is such a prosperous city its citizens enjoy a high standard of living. The unemployment rate is lower than most parts of Belgium and there are many successful businesses in the city. Residents enjoy a low crime rate, excellent public transport system, high-quality food and modern infrastructure.
- Namur has excellent schools
If you are moving to Namur with your children, you will be happy to learn that the Belgium education system delivers educational outcomes higher than that of the UK education system. The curriculum of the Belgium and UK educations systems do share many similarities though, with a strong focus on social science, mathematics, science, the arts, and physical conditioning.
Children go through the following stages of education in Namur:
- Basic education
Preschool to 6-years-of-age.
- Primary school
- Secondary education
- Higher education
University or Polytechnic/Vocational university
Some of the best schools in Namur include:
- Community School Sainte-Marie @ Namur
- Athénée royal François Bovesse
- Institut Sainte-Ursule
- Institut Saint-Louis Namur
Useful Resources For Moving to Namur
The resources below will help you plan your move to Namur!
- Advice for people immigrating to Belgium
- Just Landed — Living in Belgium guide
- Help for British nationals — Living in Belgium
- Foreign travel advice for Belgium
“I wish to express my appreciation for the efficient and smooth handling of our furniture and personal effects yesterday. Your staff were friendly, very pleasant and extremely helpful. In spite of having to take everything to the second floor, they kept going without a break and everything was placed on its correct place exactly as I wanted. Well done, we are delighted with your service.”
Why Use Schepens for Removals to Namur?
Schepens is one of the most experienced European movers. Our family-owned removals company was established more than 100-years ago and we have been performing removals to Belgium for many decades. We regularly perform removals to Namur and know the city well. Other reasons to choose Schepens include:
- All clients are assigned a talented move coordinator
Clients relocating to Belgium are assigned one of our skilled move coordinators to help them through the entire process. Our move coordinators are expert removers who have been performing European removals for years. They have a thorough understanding of the logistics involved and make your move to Belgium go off without a hitch!
- Schepens is reliable and trustworthy
Our company has been performing house moves to Namur for many years, establishing a strong reputation for reliability and trustworthiness. Don’t risk moving your cargo with an inexperienced company — use Schepens!
- Expert staff trained to British Association of Removers (BAR) standards
Unlike other European movers, Schepens only employs staff members who have been trained to British Association of Removers standards. These standards dictate how items should be packed, which contingency plans should be in place, and much more. Because we adhere to these strict guidelines, you can rest assured that your removal to Belgium will be performed correctly.
- Schepens has strong local knowledge of Namur
Our company regularly helps clients who are relocating to Belgium. The frequency of our journeys to this beautiful country mean that we know the best routes to take and the best time of day to travel. Our strong local knowledge helps to improve the reliability of our removals service. The large volumes of cargo we transport around Belgium also helps us obtain discounts from suppliers (which we pass onto our clients).
- 100% free quotes
We offer clients free quotes on all of our European removal services. Our quotes are comprehensive and clearly explain all of the costs associated with the move — there are no hidden extras! All quotes are also 100% obligation-free.
We use our modern fleet of moving vehicles for removals to Namur
All removals that use the road network are performed using one of our specialist removals trucks. They are modern vehicles that are specifically designed for moving cargo over long distances. All vehicles feature security alarms, air ride suspension, and an adjustable barring system to keep your cargo safe!
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