Moving to Manila, Philippines
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When you are making an international move to Manila, you can really spare yourself a lot of unnecessary worry and effort. Take advantage of the free quote comparison service offered by Intlmovers, to easily find professional international movers who specialize in moves to Manila.
Any type of move usually involves a lot of work, a lot of preparation and just a little bit of stress. With very little effort on your part, you can obtain moving quotes from up to six international moving companies. Simply select where you are moving from and to globally, complete the short information form and your request is immediately forwarded the movers who match your move profile. You don’t have to keep repeating the same information because it is done for you automatically!
International moving and immigration services
Be sure to compare both price and accompanying services that are included on your moving quote, so that you can be sure of receiving the best value for your international move. By comparing the total offering you can be sure that you are making a fair comparison to ensure that you get the best deal and service for your international move to Manila.
How intlmovers.com works
- Choose where you are moving to and from on the menu
- Select from the listed international movers
- Complete the simple online quotation request form
Why you should use Intlmovers for your removal to Manila
- The international moving companies have years of experience with removals to Manila.
- You can avoid the stress by letting the movers manage the hard work.
- Conveniently compare international removal services simultaneously.
Moving to Manila
Manila is the second largest city in the Philippines and is broken down in to sixteen districts. Manila is one of the most densely populated cities in the world. Manila has not a very active expat community so we advice you to inform yourself well before moving there. Jobs in Manila are available for expats, mainly to be found in engineering, science, sales and marketing.
The cost of living is average, low costs are products such as communication costs such as telephony and internet. The costs are average because of the high housing and rental prices and overall the costs of groceries are high too in Manila. There are international schools in Manila available, so if you are moving with your children they can be educated on high and international level.
Visa requirements for Manila
Whilst you should refer to your local Philippines embassy for the most up to date listing, many passport holders can arrive and stay in the Philippines for a period of 21 days without needing special visa. Some exceptions to this ruling are passport holders from:
- Brazil – up to 59 days
- Israel – up to 59 days
- Hong Kong – up to 7 days
- Portugal (issued in Macao) – up to 7 days
- Macao – up to 7 days
To arrange a visa for stays outside of your passport restrictions you will need to have the following documents available for processing:
- Passport that is valid for at least six months after your intended stay in the Philippines
- Completed Visa application form
- Passport approved photos (x2)
- Proof that you are intending to stay for tourism or business reasons
- Confirmed tickets for return or onward journey
- Payment of the correct visa processing fees
Processing of a visa is generally fast, with an expected turnaround of just a few days. The visa processing fee varies depending upon your country of origin and the total amount of time you have requested for your visa approval. This can vary between three months, six months or twelve months.
As with any international travel, it is always recommended to check on the latest information regarding travel and visa requirements for living and working in Manila.
Popular moves to Manila
Manila is a popular destination for people from Dubai, New York and London
Experience of our international movers
You do not have to worry about the handling of your goods for an international move with the companies that list on Intlmovers. They have many years of trusted and reliable experience with international relocations for both business and personal moves. These international moving companies receive consistently positive commendations for efficient and careful handling of goods so that your furniture, boxes and other items arrive safely and on schedule to your destination in Manila.
100% obligation free
When you receive your responses from the moving companies for your international move to Manila, you are under no obligation to accept any of them. You should only accept a quote if it meets your needs, so you can rest assured that any moving request you submit will help you find the information that you need – obligation and cost free!