Cancel or Establish Utilities and Other Services
Telephone and Internet
Natural Gas and Heating
Cable and Satellite TV
Newspaper and Subscriptions
Post Office for Forwarding Address
Membership in Clubs & Organizations
Other Important Considerations for Your Move
Inventory items to be moved vs. donated or discarded.
Begin packing and/or schedule move with professional moving company.
Shipping arrangements for your car.
Shipping arrangements for pets.
Gather all legal documents like deeds, wills, and passports.
Prepare Power of Attorney if necessary.
Get transcripts from children’s schools or arrange for transfer.
Get medical and dental records including x-rays, immunizations, and eye glasses.
Get medical records from vet for your pets, including prescriptions.
Organize final cleaning of home and final lawn care.
Notify credit card providers of new mailing address.
Return library books.
Pick-up dry cleaning items.
Transfer bank accounts and empty safety deposit boxes.