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Moving to New Zealand from the United States

Moving internationally can be daunting. We’ll make your relocation to New Zealand easy and stress-free.

Choose JK Moving for your relocation to New Zealand from the US, drawing on more than four decades of expertise. Our all-inclusive moving solutions encompass skilled packing, secure transit, and punctual arrival. An assigned relocation manager will coordinate all aspects of the logistics to ensure an easy journey. Additionally, we provide dependable and protected residential storage solutions to accommodate your temporary storage needs.

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Why move to New Zealand?

There are many reasons why New Zealand is an appealing choice to move to from the US, including its stunning nature, economic opportunity, and high quality of life.

New Zealand nature

Natural beauty

New Zealand has stunning landscapes with mountains, beaches, rainforests, and wildlife. It's great for outdoor activities like hiking, skiing, and surfing.

New Zealand Clean and Green

Clean and green

New Zealand is committed to environmental conservation and sustainability, with excellent air and water quality. It's a great place for eco-conscious living.

New Zealand Economic Opportunities

Economic opportunities

New Zealand, despite its small population, offers stable economy, jobs in sectors like agriculture, tourism, tech, and healthcare, and a straightforward immigration process for skilled workers.

New Zealand Low Crime Rate

Low crime rate

New Zealand is known for its low crime rate and safe neighborhoods, contributing to a sense of security and peace of mind.

Top 5 destinations to move to in New Zealand

New Zealand is an ideal relocation choice from the United States, offering stunning landscapes, friendly communities, and diverse opportunities for expats.



Auckland, New Zealand's largest city, boasts a flourishing urban lifestyle, stunning harbors, diverse culture, and ample job opportunities. Ideal for those seeking a bustling city with beach access, parks, and a thriving arts and dining scene.



Wellington, the capital of New Zealand, offers a picturesque harbor, vibrant arts scene, strong job market in government and technology, and compact downtown surrounded by natural beauty.



Dunedin, in New Zealand's Otago region, blends education, culture, and Scottish heritage with historic charm, vibrant arts, and scenic beauty like the Otago Peninsula.



Christchurch, South Island's largest city, offers a laid-back lifestyle and scenic parks like the Botanic Gardens, making it an increasingly attractive place to live post-earthquake recovery.

Old town of Nelson New Zeland


Nelson, at the northern tip of the South Island, offers abundant sunshine, outdoor activities, a thriving arts scene, and a sustainable lifestyle, making it perfect for outdoor enthusiasts.

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A global moving network you can trust

Overseas Moving Network International

JK is one of the top 3 U.S.-based OMNI (Overseas Moving Network International) members, a global network of the world’s leading overseas moving companies.

International Federation of International Movers (FIDI)

As one of only 31 FIDI-certified global movers operating in the U.S., JK offers its customers access to an exclusive network of more than 500 other FIDI affiliates around the globe.

International Association of Movers

JK is a Governing Member of the industry's largest global trade association, IAM, comprising companies that provide moving, forwarding, shipping, logistics, and related services in more than 170 countries.

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