Moving Preparation Checklist

Here are some things that will help you make your move a smooth one:

    • Hire an insured moving company
    • If you have children, involve them in the process
    • Create a file for storing documents about your home, mortgage and insurance
    • Retain receipts for tax purposes. Moving costs may be tax deductible if you are moving more than 40km
    • Notify the post office to forward your mail
    • Register children in their new schools
    • Get or update homeowner insurance
    • Order cheques with your new address
    • Update financial records
    • Update drivers license and registration

Properly dispose of hazardous materials that should not be moved