Things to do

The final steps to getting prepared

Your moving checklist

Checking those finer details

There’s always risk of forgetting something!

We’ve listed some final items that may need checking before and after your move.


  • Telephone, Gas & Electricity supply to be disconnected and transferred to new address
  • Newspaper delivery
  • Lawnmowing & Gardening Services
  • Cleaning

Arranging Collection or Return

  • Dry-cleaning and any items left for repair
  • Children’s school reports and records
  • Dental Records
  • Rental items such as videos, DVD’s, computer games
  • Library Books
  • Wills and Legal Documents

Change of address

  • Electoral Registrar
  • Solicitor
  • Magazines, Subscriptions and Clubs
  • Banks and Financial Institutions
  • Australia Post
  • Taxation Department
  • Medicare and Health Insurance Fund
  • Medical Practitioners
  • Department Of Planning and Infrastructure
  • Friends and Family
  • Local Council (Dog Registration)

Important items prior to your move

  • Removal quote
  • Organise storage (if required)
  • Arrange packing materials and organise a packing service (if required)
  • Pest control upon vacation of property (Pest Services can be provided by us)
  • Pre-purchase Termite Inspection on new property


Download our inventory checklist