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France remains one of the most popular destinations for migrants from the UK. Its incredible culture, food, and high standard of living make it a fantastic place to retire, study or raise a family. France also has a strong economy and plenty of business opportunities.
If you are moving to France this year, use a professional European removals company like Schepens. Our family owned company has been performing France removals for almost 100 years — making us the most experienced residential movers to France from the UK.
Our removers are trained to standards created by British Association of Removers (BAR). These standards cover everything from the quality of the packing materials to the number of contingency plans in place. Adhering to these industry-leading standards helps to make us the most reliable home movers to France.
This guide will share some information about our France removals process and explain why so many people are moving to this wonderful country.
Why do so many people move to France from the UK
France is an exciting country to live in! It is packed with culture, including some of the world’s best museums, art galleries and historical sites. It is also a beautiful country with a varied landscape that is quite stunning. The most common reasons why people move to France from the UK include:
Generous working conditions
Workers are treated very fairly in France. They receive five weeks of paid leave each year, a generous number of sick days, and paid parental leave. Working hours are also shorter compared to the UK, which makes it easier to maintain a good work/life balance.
The food is extraordinarily good!
France has a well-earned reputation for incredible food. The bread, cheese, wine, beer, pastries, coffee, and fruit are all amazing. France is home to many of the world’s best cafes and restaurants, serving everything from traditional French food to contemporary cuisine.
France is a country of great cultural and historical importance
France is a very old country with many thousands of years of history. It also has a very rich and sophisticated culture with an incredible arts scene. There are dozens of historic buildings around the country, some amazing art galleries, and a few of the best museums in the world. You will never run out of things to do while in France!
France has a high standard of living
The French economy is very successful and there are many strong industries. This helps citizens enjoy a high standard of living, with high wages and access to high-quality consumer items.
France is perfectly located for exploring the rest of Europe
France is the heart of Western Europe. It is easy to visit other countries including Italy, Germany, Belgium, Spain, and Switzerland. You will be able to return to the UK very easily, so you can remain in contact with friends and family while living in France.
“A week on from our furniture delivery here in France we have finished unpacking! Everything arrived with no breakages or mishaps. Please pass on our special thanks to Baz and Perry who were simply superb. Kind regards Kit – Chandlers ford, Southampton, to the south of France”
France has an excellent education system
The French government understand the importance of education and funds schools well. Teaching is considered a highly respectable profession and attracts many talented people. The French education system is split into four components:
- École maternelle (Nursery School) for children between 3-6 years of age,
- École primaire (Primary School) for children between 6-11 years of age,
- Collège (Junior High) for children between 11-15 years of age and
- Lycée (High school) for children between 15-18 years of age.
Some of the best international schools in France include:
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Why are Schepens the best residential movers to France?
Schepens is a highly experienced France removals company. We have helped thousands of clients move to France over the years and understand the logistics of France removals well. Some other reasons to choose Schepens for furniture removals to France include:
Schepens is a reputable company that you can trust
Our family owned company was established over 100 years ago. We have a built a reputation for being one of the most reliable, professional, and knowledgeable residential movers to France.
Affordable furniture removals to France
Schepens is one of the largest European removals companies working in France. The size of our company helps us provide affordable removals to France for our clients. Despite being an affordable European removals company, we never compromise on the excellent quality of our service.
All furniture removals to France are assigned a move coordinator
We employ highly experienced move coordinators to oversee all removals to France. They are very talented individuals who have managed countless European removals. They will ensure that your removal goes off without a hitch! Your move coordinator will also be constantly available to answer any questions that you may have and can provide useful advice on moving to France.
Schepens offers a professional packing service
Packing your possessions can be a very laborious process! That’s why Schepens offers clients an optional professional packing service. When you select this service, our experience removers will pack all of your smaller items for you, ensuring each piece is adequately protected for the move to France. This service will save you time and greatly reduce the risk of our cargo being damaged on
We service all of France
Schepens run removals to and from all major towns, cities and areas of France including: Paris, Dordogne, Languedoc, Charente, Bordeaux, Limoges, Toulouse, Nice, Lyon, Brittany, The Alps, Perpignan, Montpellier, Normandy, Marseilles, Lille, Loire, Rouen, Nancy, Dijon, Nantes, Brest, Grenoble, Burgundy, Valence, Toulon, Provence and many more. We also regularly perform removals from Versailles to the UK.