Moving to Palmerston North

Considering a Move to Palmerston North?

Palmerston North is a located to the south of the North Island of New Zealand and is in the eastern Manawatu Plains. The city has 83,300 residents.

For those moving to Palmerston North will find that the major employers in the city come from both the health and community services industries and also from the Higher Education Sector. There is a large university in the town, which employs over 11 percent of the workforce in Palmerston North, and provide work opportunities for those moving to Palmerston North.

The city of Palmerston North is often promoted with the phrase and slogan of Young Heart, Easy Living, indicating for those moving to Palmerston North that it is a city of young people and people with a youthful attitude.

Places worth visiting when moving to Palmerston North include The Square which is a park in the centre of the city with lawns, trees, lakes, fountains, and gardens. Other places worth visiting include Victoria Esplanade Gardens, the art gallery of Te Manawa, and the Lido Aquatic Centre.

Abels Moving Services can assist you when moving to Palmerston North from the UK. We have been providing professional and discrete packing and international removal services for discerning families and professionals relocating and moving to Palmerston North in New Zealand for over 50 years.

Abels Moving Services advises that Export Packing is a fundamental requirement for all your items and possessions when moving to Palmerston North. Export Packing is a way of protecting items when in transit. It utilises either a 6 ply paper blanket that has a wax inner and a water resistant outer or tough bubble blanket that has a soft cloth inner and robust outer to ensure corners are not exposed. Certain items will need to be card covered, put into a carton or an additional layer of the above wrap to add extra protection for items such as polished furniture, antiques, delicate legs, mirror and glass fronted units.

The level of protection that is needed when moving items for example by road is less stringent but for moving your items travelling thousands of miles in either 20ft Containers or 40ft Containers on their sea journey to Palmerston North then they will need additional Export Packing protection. Please remember that the goods will be “handled” many times including wrapping, loading the container, road journey to the port, container hoist removes and stacks, container hoist moves from the stack to the loading area near the vessel, loading the vessel crane gantry, sea journey and then the same in reverse. So the protection is paramount in ensuring the contents longevity when moving to Palmerston North.

Abels Moving Services holds a Royal Warrant to Her Majesty the Queen. We pride ourselves on providing the same level of service to all our customers from start to finish.

If you are moving to New Zealand but are considering a move to another city in New Zealand then please see our other website pages on Auckland, Wellington, Christchurch, Hamilton, Tauranga, Dunedin, Palmerston North, Nelson, Rotorua, and New Plymouth.

Call Abels on 01842-816600 to discuss your requirements when moving to Palmerston North or any other New Zealand location.

Abels Moving Services:
Telephone: 01842 816600
Email: shipping@abels.co.uk