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Moving to Washington

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Moving to Washington

When you are moving to Washington state, you can find international moving companies to help you move easily with Intlmovers. It is a quick, easy and cost free service that allows you to request up to six international moving quotes in a single click. The international movers that promote their moving services offer assistance from locations all over the world for moves to the state of Washington.

Customized responses

There are no costs associated with submitting a moving quotation request. You only need a couple of minutes to elect your moving location and complete the simple request form. Your details are sent to up to six moving companies who focus on the international move specifications that you selected. They will contact you directly with their international moving quote. You can be sure to receive a quote that is specific to your international moving needs.

Quick, easy and free quote requests

In addition to this being a completely free service, the quotes that you receive for your Washington move are completely obligation free. That means that if you are not happy with any or all of the quotes that you receive back, you are under no obligation to accept any of them. This makes it easy for you to compare prices and services that are available for your move, without any pressure.

How intlmovers.com works

How Intlmovers.com works
  1. Choose where you are moving to and from on the menu
  2. Select from the listed international movers
  3. Complete the simple online quotation request form

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How to use Intlmovers.com for your Washington move

  1. Select where you are moving to and from using the dropdown menu
  2. Select from the listed international movers
  3. Complete the simple online quotation request form

Why you should use Intlmovers.com for your international removal to Washington

  1. The movers have years of experience with removals to Washington
  2. Avoid the stress and let the movers do the hard work
  3. They have contacts in Washington which can make your removal cheaper

About moving to Washington

Named after the first US president, the state of Washington is in the north west of the USA, It covers an area of 71 300 square miles (184 000 square kilometres). It has a population of nearly 7 million people. The capital city is Olympia and the largest city is Seattle. The Seattle metropolitan area is called home by nearly 60% of the state’s residents. The state of Washington should not be confused with Washington DC, the capital city of the USA.

Climate of Washington
The state of Washington is separated in to east and west by the Cascade Mountain ranges, running from north to south. The state also has numerous rainforests in the western areas. The Pacific ocean plays a major role in the climate of the western side of Washington state. Western Washington stays lush and green all year around, whilst the eastern side of the mountains is affected by drier and warmer conditions as the air rises and gives way to more desert like conditions.

Economy of Washington
The state of Washington is one of the few US states that does not impose a personal income tax, or collect a franchise or corporate income tax. Washington businesses are subject to other state levies. The state tax in Washington is 6.5%, but this is also combined with a local tax. Property tax accounts for a nearly a third of the state’s local revenue.

The state of Washington is the fourth largest exporting state in the USA. Major industries in Washington include jet aircraft design and manufacture, computer software research and development, electronics and biotechnology. Aluminum production as well as wood and timber products are also major focus markets.

Visa requirements for Washington
All international travel to the USA requires the correct visa, and the visa requirements for Washington are no exception. There are two main types of visas for entry in to the USA – the immigrant visa and the non-immigrant visa.

An immigrant visa is for people who wish to stay in the USA permanently, with no limit to their time of stay. A non-immigrant visa is generally for people who are wishing to stay in the USA for the purposes of travelling, touring, working or studying.

It is worthwhile to note that the USA has a Visa Waiver Program. This entitles passport holders from an approved list of 36 countries to arrive in the USA without the need of a visa. The passport holders from Australia, New Zealand, Japan, Singapore, UK and many European countries quality under this program. However, the waiver is limited for visits of a up to just 90 days. If you are planning on moving to Washington, it is likely that you are staying for a period longer than this!

When applying for a US visa, the following documents will be required as part of your visa application process: Passport – valid for at least 60 days beyond the expiry date of your anticipated stay.

  • Passport – valid for at least 60 days beyond the expiry date of your immigrant visa
  • Photographs – 2 passport approved format photos
  • Application for Immigrant Visa and Alien Registration (DS-230 Part I & II)
  • Civil documents – birth (and marriage certificates)
  • Financial support – proof that you can support yourself financially
  • Medical forms – confirming medical check and vaccinations

If you are arriving from Canada or Mexico with a valid Canadian or Mexican passport, you will be subject to special conditions for your arrival in the USA.

Regardless of where you are arriving from, always check with your local embassy and/or authorities for the exact visa requirements for your specific situation for staying in the USA.

Moving from Washington

The moving companies on Intlmovers are professionals, who often offer specialization in specific services or fields. If you are moving from Washington you can request free moving quotes from the best international moving companies from Washington.

Free of costs and obligations

Without any obligation, you will have the chance to compare quotes. This will save you time and money. You will receive a preselected list of 6 moving companies, which match your international moving and shipping requirements. By requesting and comparing quotes, you will find the perfect moving company for your relocation.

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