To Do Moving List

Here are some basic To Dos When Moving

We also have a printable list to use When Moving by clicking here

  • Clear out unwanted goods hold a garage sale or take items to donation centers.
  • Get rid of flammables such paint, pesticides, gas cylinders
  • Empty fuel from mowers, clippers, trimmers and so on so they can be moved
  • Sort clothes and decide what you want to keep. Charity shops may want them!
  • Separate books and discard disposable reading materials from valuable documents
  • Check all electrical goods – will they work in the new home?
  • Start making up your change of address list
  • Arrange to have mail forwarded
  • Agree on a termination date for electricity, gas, oil, telephone and other main suppliers.
  • If you are taking electrical goods such as a stereo, see if you still have their original boxes
  • Have rugs cleaned
  • If you have, separate cherished toys to travel with your children
  • Round up personal documentation – marriage/birth certificates, driving licenses and so on
  • Keep passports separate so they are not packed
  • Want to take the car? Check on import regulations and the duty payable when moving abroad
  • Family pets – make sure vaccinations and documentation are up to date as states vary
  • Will your new home be ready? If not, you need to arrange temporary storage.
  • Shops, schools, theaters, life styles – it’s never too early to find out about your new home
  • Start running down freezer stocks and canned goods
  • Arrange your finances – close or transfer bank accounts, savings accounts and so on, if necessary

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