Moving Checklist

Moving Checklist & To Do List

Moving Checklist

CONTACT WITH YOUR CHANGE OF ADDRESS

Friends and Relatives

Post Office

Utility Companies

Financial Institutions / Banks / Charge Accounts / Credit Cards

Subscriptions

Insurance Companies

Driver’s License / Car Registration / License Plates

Voter Registration

Home Deliveries


TO DO LIST

Double check with moving company: date and time of move, insurance coverage, method of payment, shipping paperwork, special types of packing, etc.

Appliances (properly serviced for packing)

Clothing (cleaned and wrapped properly)

After home is empty, double check basement, attic, closets, and garage

Make arrangements for winterizing (if home is to be left vacant during winter season)

Leave all keys and garage door openers with the new owner or your Realtor

Carry currency, jewelry, and valuable documents with you

Carry traveler’s checks for quick, available cash


MEDICAL AND DENTAL

Ask for referrals and transfer of all records


SCHOOLS

Transfer all records


ORGANIZATIONS

Transfer memberships


BANKS

If local move, arrange for account transfer to branch

If distant move, withdraw or transfer to new bank