Relocating to Bahrain
If you are relocating an executive to Bahrain or if you are relocating to or within Bahrain yourself, you have found the right relocation and immigration specialists. Helpxpat provides professional relocation and immigration solutions tailored to the needs of international executives.
For the past 6 years we have consistently relocated corporate executives to live in Bahrain and their families to, and within, Bahrain smoothly and successfully. We are responsive and professional, and always operate with care and sensitivity towards our client’s needs.
Moving to Bahrain
Bahrain is home to a significant number of expats, particularly from South East Asia. Similarly to other Middle Eastern countries, it has benefited from its oil reserves that have allowed it to significantly develop its infrastructure, though it has since diversified its economy. Similar to other countries in the region, Bahrain enjoys a hot desert climate and is prone to long periods without rain.
Relocating services in Bahrain
Relocating to Bahrain being a completely new land is a task easier said than done, especially when a family is involved. Moving to a different country and settling into a new life is a period of emotional and physical upheaval that needs to be tackled intelligently with the right help and guidance from friends, family, companies offering relocation services.
Home Search in Bahrain
Searching for a New Property in Bahrain can be stressful, time-consuming and very frustrating, often requiring that you view numerous properties that don’t meet your requirements. Helpxpat will save your time by assuring all properties closely suit your needs and reporting back to you with an itinerary. Our consultants in Bahrain have considerable market knowledge and negotiation skills.
A safer option is to use the services of a relocation agent, who will be able to speak the language and understand the local nuances of the Bahrain property market.
Types of accommodation in Bahrain
When deciding on a housing type and location, consider the amount of space required and the needs of your family, and also the proximity to schools and the workplace. Traffic can be heavy at times, so families may prefer to be out of the major cities to have more access to open space, and to avoid rush hour commutes when travelling to school and work.
Bahrain generally offers modern and large accommodation, ranging from stylish high-rise apartment buildings, or stand-alone houses. Accommodation is often new and constructed to a high standard. Neighbourhoods are often planned communities, with dining, entertainment and shopping options all contained within the compound. Many housing communities are gated and offer security.
How to find a home in Bahrain?
Manama is Bahrain’s capital, and largest city, and predominantly a business area. However, the city has grown in recent years, and many suburban areas can now be found in the outskirts from the city. Manama is popular with those who wish to be close to work, or close to the city’s dining and nightlife options.
Choosing a right school in Bahrain
Choosing a school is a major, major decision and one that many parents struggle with and this can be resolved by an experienced relocation company. Your child’s education will have a big impact on their future successes in life. Helpxpat school search program helps the employees to identify schooling requirements for their children, and then coordinates a school tour(s), explains testing and interview requirements, and assists with the application and enrolment
Some schools in Bahrain may follow the American or British curriculums with English speaking programs while others are regulated under the French or Islamic education system.
Police Clearance Certificate for Expatriates in Bahrain
A Police Clearance Certificate states any criminal records and will be required if you are applying for a visa.
A police certificate is an official document issued by police or government agency of a country to enumerate any criminal records that the applicant may have. Criminal records may include arrest, conviction, and possibly criminal proceedings. Police certificate is also known as good citizen certificate, good conduct certificate, police clearance certificate, or judicial record extracts.
VIP Causeway pass in Bahrain
The King Fahd Causeway links Bahrain to Saudi Arabia. This is currently the only land link Bahrain has with the outside world and is a major contributor to increased Inter-Gulf trade. In terms of passenger traffic, it is one of the busiest in the Middle East, with recorded traffic statistics of over 18 million passengers and 8 million vehicles in both directions in 2009.
Helpxpat can arrange VIP Pass for crossing this causeway for the employees who is living in Bahrain and working in Saudi Arabia.
Relocation agencies in Bahrain
Helpxpat specialise in helping people move and are set up to relieve employees of the issues that occur when moving to Bahrain and we offer a wide range of services and provide aid in every aspect of your relocation – from visa struggles and work permits, to transport and finding housing and schooling and have you settled into Bahrain very quickly.