Moving Notification Checklist

Trying to remember everyone to notify when you move can be a challenge.  Here is a moving notification checklist to help with some of the main people you will want to contact for your change of address.




Natural Gas

  • Water
  • Sewer
  • Garbage Provider
  • Cable/Satellite
  • Fuel (Propane)
  • Phone Services
  • Internet

Financial Institutions

  • Banks and Credit Unions
  • Credit Card Companies (including department store cards)
  • Lenders (Mortgage, Home Equity, Auto, Student Loans)
  • Insurance Companies (Health, Renters, Auto, Home, Medical, Dental, Disability, Life)
  • Retirement (Pension plans, 401K, IRAs, Social Security, Veterans Affairs)
  • Investments (Investment Agencies and Brokers)
  • Online Bill Payer
  • Paypay

Government Offices

  • US Post Office
  • Department of Motor Vehicles (Obtain your driver’s license and change vehicle registration)
  • IRS
  • Passport Office
  • Veteran Affairs
  • Unemployment Office (If you are currently receiving unemployment benefits)


  • Physician
  • Pharmacies

Service Providers

  • Childcare
  • Housecleaning Services
  • Delivery Services
  • Lawn Care Services
  • Veterinarian
  • Pool Service


  • Health Clubs
  • Membership Clubs (AAA or similar)
  • Community Groups (PTA, Neighborhood Associations, Civic Clubs)
  • Children’s Extracurricular Activities (Dance classes, music lessons, sports clubs)


  • Newspapers
  • Magazines (USPS will only forward 2 months)
  • Movie Subscriptions (Netflix, etc.)
  • Book or Music Clubs


  • Friends and Family
  • Employers (typically notify Human Resources Department)