Six to eight weeks prior to the move
Confirm the date of your move and obtain quotations from furniture removal companies.
Obtain ENOUGH! boxes, packaging tape, bubble wrap, unprinted newspaper and permanent
markers if you are going to do the packing yourself.
Confirm all insurance needs. Arrange with your short term insurer to cover your
transport risk for the day of your move – it is far less expensive than insurance
provided by the removal company.
Arrange for the disconnection/transfer of your fixed line telephone and/or broadband
service with the help of the communications company and arrange for the correct
Arrange for the transfer or disconnection of your water and electricity.