Useful Information

  • Arrange visit of estimator & discuss all aspects of your move
  • Receive & consider written quotations
  • Select mover by returning signed acceptance
  • Confirm dates with your mover
  • Sign, return contract & pay charges
  • Advise moving company about parking restrictions at both addresses
  • Give your mover a contact number advance of your move
  • Dispose of unwanted belongings
  • Run down freezer contents
  • Contact carpet fitters if needed
  • Book mains services for disconnections
  • Cancel all rental agreements
  • Notify your doctor, dentist, optician & vet
  • Notify your banks, credit card and insurance companies
  • Notify your telephone & ISP
  • Arrange to re-route mail
  • Notify TV licence, passport, car licence and registration offices
  • Notify all your creditors
  • Provide your mover with maps of both addresses
  • Give your mover a spare key to your new residence
  • Clear the loft
  • Plan where things will go in your new home
  • Cancel milk and newspapers
  • Label all keys for your purchaser
  • Arrange minders to look after pets children on the moving day
  • Send change of address cards to friends and relatives
  • Separate valuable items & important items for you to carry on moving day
  • Sort out items not to be moved
  • Put garage/garden tools together
  • Take down any light fittings
  • Remove curtains and carpets (unless your mover is doing this)
  • Collect items for the journey