Removals to Stockholm | Sweden Removals | Moving to Stockholm
Stockholm is one of the most famous cities in the world. With a city population of more than 900,000 people, it is the largest city in all of the Nordic countries. It is known for its rich culture, flourishing economy and beautiful architecture.
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Stockholm is located on 14 separate islands in the south-east of Sweden. It is the capital of Sweden and the major financial hub for the country. The city is home to some of the best universities in the world including the Stockholm School of Economics, Karolinska Institute and Royal Institute of Technology (KTH).
The city attracts many migrants each year, who are drawn to the region to find work, to study or to simply enjoy the city. There are many advantages to living in Stockholm including a very high standard of living, access to a high-quality education system, a world-class transportation system and much more.
Stockholm Removals; Why are so many people moving to Stockholm?
Thousands of people are moving to Stockholm each year for a variety of reasons including:
- Employment opportunities
Stockholm has a very strong economy and low unemployment rate. It is home to some of the biggest corporations in the world including Ericsson, Swedbank, IBM Svenska and Skandinaviska Enskilda Banken. It is the perfect location to forge a successful career.
- A city packed with culture
Stockholm has many incredible museums, art galleries, and concert halls. It is the site of many world-famous cultural and artistic celebrations each year.
- It is a beautiful city
The city is packed with extraordinary architecture. There are also many lovely parks and waterways located throughout the city. The unusual design of the city, spread over a number of islands, makes it quite unique and absolutely stunning.
- Very high standard of living
Stockholm has a very high standard of living with high wages, limited class disparity, affordable housing and a high GDP. The crime rate is very low in Stockholm and it has an incredible public transport system. The entire city also has fibre telecommunications that deliver very high Internet speeds.
Stockholm Removals; Education in Stockholm
Sweden has an excellent education system and Stockholm is home to some world-class universities. The city has been the location of important research since the 18th-Century, with hundreds of important medical, economic and scientific discoveries occurring in the city.
The primary and secondary school systems are well-funded and are ranked above the OECD average. Teachers are highly respected in Sweden and the profession draws in some very talented people.
Schooling starts with preschool (optional), which children can enrol in when they turn one. Mandatory schooling (Grundskoleutbildning) starts when the child turns 7 and continues until they are 16. At this point, students have the option of leaving school and entering the workforce or performing another 3-years of schooling called Gymnasieutbildning.
Grundskoleutbildning has a strong focus on subjects like English, Swedish, social science (religion, social studies, history, geography), music, science (biology, technology, physics, chemistry), physical education and art. There are some incredible schools in Stockholm including:
- International School of the Stockholm Region
- Internationella Engelska Gymnasiet
- Kungsholmens Gymnasium/Stockholms musikgymnasium
- Europaskolan Vasastan
- Futuraskolan International
- The British International School of Stockholm
Stockholm Removals; Useful Resources
- Just Landed — Sweden Guide
- How to Buy a House in Sweden
- InterNations Guide to Living and Working in Sweden
- Expat Arrivals — Moving to Sweden
- Education System in Sweden
Why Use Schepens for House Removals to Stockholm?
Schepens is a professional international removals company with a very long history. We have been in business for more than 100-years and have performed countless removals to Stockholm and other parts of Sweden. Here are some of the best reasons why you should choose us when moving to Stockholm!
- Schepens is a family owned business and we care about our clients!
We are a 4th-generation, family owned business with a strong emphasis on customer service. Our hand-picked staff loves what they do and are carefully chosen for their customer service skills.
- We regularly perform removals to Stockholm
Our company regularly performs house removals to Stockholm and other parts of Sweden. Our staff know the logistics of the journey and will ensure that your cargo arrives on time. Because we are performing so many removals to Stockholm, we obtain bulk discounts from fuel companies. We pass those discounts on to our valued clients. The frequency of our removals to Stockholm also means we have very flexible delivery schedules available for clients.
- Our staff is trained to British Association of Removers standards
Our removers are all trained to British Association of Removers standards. These standards ensure a high level of professionalism and customer service. They give you the certainty that the move will be performed efficiently and safely.
- Schepens use a fleet of specialised removals trucks
We own a large fleet of removals vehicles that have been custom-built to safely move cargo for long distances. These trucks will transport your fragile items to Stockholm safely and securely. All vehicles feature air ride suspension and an adjustable barring system to reduce the risk of breakage or cross contamination. They are also alarmed to reduce the risk of theft. All vehicles are driven by trained staff with a huge amount of experience.
- We provide dedicated move coordinators
All clients moving to Stockholm will be assigned an experienced move coordinator who will walk you through the entire process. They will help you choose a removals schedule, pick an insurance plan, decide what to pack, and much more. They can even help you complete customs paperwork! During the day of the move to Stockholm, they will be constantly available to inform you about the move’s progress. They will make the move to Stockholm incredibly simple!
- A range of other removals services
Schepens also offer cargo storage services, a range of cargo insurance policies, and a professional packing service. We can take care of all aspects of the move to Stockholm!
“We wanted to say that it has been a pleasure dealing with Schepens from start to finish! Everyone has been so helpful, and certainly made the move less stressful.”
Stockholm Removals – Schepens currently move to all the major towns in Sweden, including:
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With a new depot located in Jönköping we are perfectly positioned to help with the logistics of your move throughout Sweden
Schepens International Ltd
SE-555 93 Jönköping
Tel: +46105 519470