Nova Scotia Moving Companies
If you plan to move your family to Nova Scotia, keep your possessions safe during the relocation with professional moving companies NS. Hercules Moving Company is considered one of the most reliable Canadian full-service movers.
Moving to Nova Scotia for Living
Living in Nova Scotia means living by the ocean, hiking the Cabot Trail, and camping on McNab’s Island. If you are moving to Halifax, NS, a major economic center in Atlantic Canada, you will be living within close distance to all government services and international companies. Finally, you’ll eat the best seafood Canada has to offer, which is another excellent reason to move to Nova Scotia.
Moving to Nova Scotia from another province
If you are moving within the province, our local NS movers will guarantee a quick, smooth and safe relocation. On the other hand, if you are relocating from other provinces to Nova Scotia, you will need the assistance of long distance movers NS. Our company provides moving from such regions as:
- British Columbia
- Prince Edward Island
- Northwest Territories
- New Brunswick
When our clientele requires storage while moving internationally, cross-border or locally, we help them to store their belongings safely. Hercules Moving Company NS provides clean, secure and temperature-controlled storage solutions within Canada, for both short and long term storage needs.
Planning Nova Scotia Moving
When choosing the right company, conduct your own research, ask friends for recommendations, look for reviews on the internet and give a call to several of the most reliable moving companies in Nova Scotia.
Prepare for your packing by ordering packing materials. If you are a busy person and decided not to do packing yourself, call your moving company and ask for any details and assistance.
Our dedicated specialist will prepare a customizable plan based on your needs, wants and preferences. Hercules will also provide you with a detailed list of moving tips and advice, which may help you to arrange your moving day correctly.
Nova Scotia Moving Tips
Here are the most important things to do while preparing your relocation to Nova Scotia.
Questions to ask your NS movers
When moving to Nova Scotia check if your company follows the “Canada’s good practice guidelines for Canadian movers.” We have selected a few crucial questions to ask NS moving companies for:
- Does the company provide the services itself or transfer the task to its agent?
- Does the company have their own equipment?
- Is the company licensed, bonded or insured?
- Who is responsible for packing, unpacking, damage or loss?
- Whose storage facilities will be used?
- Should all own-packed boxes be sealed and labelled?
Pay additional attention to the details and clauses that are stated in the contract. The estimate, mover’s name, description of the services provided, start and delivery dates, as well as terms of payment should be noted in a contract in writing.
NS moving address change
When you change the address of living, it is important in Canada to notify governmental services about that change. Our moving specialists will provide you with the full list of government services that should be informed including:
- Service Canada
- Canada Revenue Agency
- Employment Insurance
- Ministry of Health
- Service Nova Scotia
- Canada Pension Plan
- Student loan providers
Also, it may be convenient for you to use an online service or Service Nova Scotia kiosk to change the address on your Health Card, Driver's Licence, Vehicle Registration and Outdoors Card.
Moreover, there is a list of institutions you may also want to notify, some of which are:
- Cable and telephone providers
- Insurance companies
- Banks or other financial institutions
- Doctors and dentists
- Magazine or newspaper subscriptions
NS moving tax credit return
You may be qualified for tax return and claim your moving expenses if:
- You moved to a new home in Nova Scotia with a purpose to run a business or to work locally;
- You moved to Nova Scotia to be a full-time student at the university, college or another post-secondary educational institution.
Another condition is your new home has to be located at least 40 kilometres to your new work or school. HMC Nova Scotia experts can guide you and help to fill forms, gather documents and schedule your tax return.
Moving out of Nova Scotia
HMC is ready for any situation; even if you are moving out of Nova Scotia to another province or county, we will provide the most relevant and top-notch moving from NS to any province, the most popular online searches include:
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