50% off Trailer Hire for a limited time. Ts and Cs apply


Moving House Checklist

Moving House Checklist

Moving home can be a stressful experience. Between packing up the contents of your entire house and preparing for your new life in your new home, things can get overwhelming. Get organised and make your move easier with this handy moving checklist.

Notify Change of Address

  • Post Office
  • Banks
  • Electoral Office
  • Doctor
  • Dentist
  • Vet

Redirect or Cancel Memberships and Deliveries

  • Newspapers
  • Magazines
  • Milk
  • Gym
  • Clubs

Organise Arrangements for New Home

  • Home and contents insurance
  • Utilities (electricity, gas and phone/internet)
  • Collect new keys and have spares cut if needed


  • Change licence and vehicle registration details
  • Enrol children in new day-care/school
  • Disconnect old electricity account and phone line
  • Organise trailer/truck hire for the move (your local National Storage centre can arrange this for you)
  • Buy some drinks or have a BBQ to thank any friends who helped you move


More Moving House Resources

Want more advice to make your move less daunting?

You might enjoy:

Subscribe to our Blog

View the privacy policy.