Relocating Internationally? Avoid These Common Mistakes!


Packing up your life and heading to a different country is most definitely a nail-biting experience. There is so much to sort out before, on, and after moving day that it can be difficult to find the time to sit back and take a breath. From sourcing quality packaging materials to keep items safe during transit through to searching for a property at your destination country and all other items on the lengthy to-do list, there’s a lot of running around that needs to be done.

Thankfully, the expert international movers at Allied Pickfords have the capacity to cross off many of those to-dos, taking care of everything including supplying packing material and even packing up all your possessions as well as arranging visas and finding the ideal property for you. Our services cover everything from door to door and so much more. We’re involved in over 50,000 moves each year across more than 600 different countries, working with singles, families and couples.

With such an extensive amount of experience in international moves, our understanding of what makes for the smoothest move from one country to another knows no bounds. As such, we thought it would be beneficial for our customers to provide (what we believe are) the two biggest don’ts so you’re as stress-free as possible from start to finish:

Create A Clear Schedule

To make sure all of the vital tasks that must be done before you head to your destination country are completed in time, putting a schedule together is important. There are some things that may take some time to complete, and taking care of them as early as you can will alleviate some headaches down the track.

Choose Your Moving Company Wisely

Take the time and research the company you’re considering to help. International moves are very different to local, and you need to feel safe that your movers have the knowledge and experience to keep your personal belongings safe. As the global leaders for international relocations, you can rest assured you’re in the most capable hands when you choose Allied Pickfords.

Starting to plan your move? Get in touch with the experts to provide a helping hand and speak with Allied Pickfords today.


So when you’re ready to make the move to Malaysia, come to Allied Pickfords and we’ll get your belongings there safely, on time and at an affordable price.


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