Moving House Checklist

Moving Checklist

Six Weeks to Go

  • Are you renting? Give your landlord written notice of your moving out date
  • Set a date for your move and call us on 01202 979 035
  • Get rid of clutter in your house
  • Book several days off work
  • Pack away non-essential items
  • Inform utility companies of your move and take readings on the day
  • Begin using your the contents in your freezer and cupboards

Two Weeks to Go

  • Notify the bank of your change of address
  • Redirect your post
  • Carrying on packing items as you use them less
  • Arrange someone to mind your children and pets if you have any
  • Inform people you know about your address change
  • Inform your Dr/Dentist/Optician about change of address and de-register if you are not living with the catchment area
  • Defrost the fridge/freezer
  • Set a date to pick up the keys from the estate agents

The Day Before

  • Finish packing away your last bits and bobs
  • Place important documents somewhere safe
  • Have a box for moving essentials things like tea, kettle, milk, coffee and sugar
  • Have your wallet/purse and car keys on you