If you're looking for a country with a high quality of life, an egalitarian society and plenty of work opportunities, you should look no further than Sweden. This beautiful Scandinavian country will entice you with its stunning landscape and breath-taking coastline. You will enjoy the company of the calm and rational Swedes, who are eager to make newcomers feel at home. You will never want for leisure and entertainment options in Sweden, whether you'd prefer a quiet walk or an evening out with friends and family.
Shipping your possessions to Sweden usually a straightforward affair. Make sure, however, to choose the right container size. If your household goods can fit in a 3-bedroom house, you should use a 20-foot container. It they fit into a 4- or 5-bedroom house, or if you would like to take a car with you, a 40-foot container would be a better option.
In general a car will fit into a 20ft container. You will also need to consider quarantine and tax charges usually levied on importing vehicles.
Max Dimensions 5.75m x 2.2m x 2.2m (l x w x h)
Quarantine & Taxes: £1,000 - £2,500
Explosives and radioactive items are all banned.
All types and forms of narcotics are forbidden by law.
Injection needles and canulae are prohibited.
Parts or products from animals deemed protected species. See exemptions.
All types of weapons and ammunition are banned in Sweden.
Knives and other sharp weapons, as well as batons, clubs and nunchakus, are banned.