Moving to South Africa

South Africa

You are moving to South Africa. Atlas Movers will get you there.

You are moving to South Africa. Atlas Movers will get you there.

Are you moving to South Africa soon? Siyakuhalalisela (congratulations)! Atlas International Movers is the ideal partner to optimally accompany you during this process. The complexity of an international relocation is strongly depending on the country of your destination. There will not be many complex problems when you move right across the border. But if you decide to move to South Africa, you have to pay attention to many more aspects. Think about a visa or a (temporary) residence permit. At Atlas Movers we assist you during the actual relocation of your personal goods, but we also help you with additional formalities.

Would you like to know more about relocating to South Africa? Please do not hesitate to contact us.

Applying for a South African Visa

First things first, before you decide to move to South Africa you will have need to arrange your visa. But where do you start? The first step should always be an immigration assessment. With this assessment you will be able to see if you qualify to move to South Africa. Every visa has different rights and conditions therefore it is important to find the one that is applicable for your situation.

It is important to find out which one is the right visa for you because you will need to meet all the requirements of the visa. If not, the chances are high you will get a rejection, and this will cost unnecessary extra money.  Well begun is half done. The easiest place with the most correct information is the website of the South African Government.

You are moving to South Africa, what’s next?

For your removals to South Africa multiple things will need to be arranged. Now that your visa has been approved, you have received a job offer or signed a new employment contract, it is time to start looking for everything South Africa has to offer.

Popular cities in South Africa

South Africa is a wide country with multiple big cities. The majority of expats choose to live in the areas in and around Cape Town, Durban, Port Elizabeth, and the Pretoria/Johannesburg metro area, due to economical and career reasons.

  • Johannesburg
  • Soweto
  • Cape Town
  • Pretoria
  • Durban
  • Tembisa
  • Katlehong
  • Umlazi
  • Soshanguve
  • Randburg

Sightseeing in South Africa

South Africa is a beautiful country that has everything to offer. From vibrant cities to breath-taking game reserves, beaches, mountains, and forests. Moving to South Africa can feel like a dream. South Africa will make sure you’ll never run out of experiences. If you’re relocating to South Africa and you have the means and the time, we recommend that you should visit these places:

Kruger National Park: One of Africa’s great wilderness experiences. From mountain biking and bush walks to 4WD trails. Kruger is the best place to see animals big and small.

Drakensberg Region: For the most amazing inspiring landscapes, Zulu villages, wildflowers and good accommodations and restaurants. This is the perfect place for photographers, hikers, and adventurous travellers.

Cape Town: One of the most beautiful cities overlooked by Table Mountain. In Cape Town there is enough to see and do. Explore the cable car, walking trails and abseiling.

South Africa’s Cape Winelands: Endless photogenic landscapes, whitewashed Cape Dutch architecture, and vineyards everywhere. Discover all wineries and go wine tasting at beautiful wine estates.  

Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park: Discover big cats such as cheetahs, leopards or the high kings of the desert the black-maned lions.

Golden Gate Highlands National Park: Enjoy extraordinary sunsets at Golden Gate Highlands National Park. These grasslands are filled with plenty of antelope, zebras, jackals and birds.

Johannesburg: Enjoy spending time in this inspiring place. discover restaurants, bars, boutiques and galleries in Braamfontein, Newtown, 44 Stanley and the Maboneng precinct.

Immigration to South Africa, Carefree moving with Atlas Movers

At Atlas Movers we will make sure you don’t have to worry about anything. While moving to another country can be overwhelming. Our team of international movers will take care of your personal belongings. Your personal goods will be traveling for quite some time when you decide to relocate to South Africa. That is why it is extremely important that your personal goods are packed safely and professionally. Due to our many years of experience, we perfectly know how to get your personal goods to your desired destination in a safe, easy and quick way. A relocation to another continent is a very important moment in your life. This is why it is necessary that the process is handled properly and with care. The experienced movers of Atlas International Movers gladly assist you to make sure that your relocation to South Africa goes smoothly.

Do not hesitate to contact us for more information!

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