Your Moving Checklist

  • Don’t cancel your present building insurance until after settlement.
  • Arrange new building insurance on your new property immediately.
  • Prearrange furniture removal and confirm this when settlement is assured.
  • Check with Scarce Real Estate regarding key arrangements at settlement.
  • Notify motor registration department for each of your vehicles, 3rd party insurance and driver’s licence.
  • If you are not an Australian Citizen, notify the Immigration Department.
  • Notify Australia Post of your forwarding address to re-direct your mail.

Notify the following people of your change of address: 

Baby Health Centre
Banks
Building Societies 
Children's Activities 
Credit Card Providers 
Credit Unions 
Dentist 
Doctor 
Electoral Office 
Electricity 
Employers 
Finance Companies 
Gas Company 
Government Bonds
Health Funds

Heating – Oil supplies 
Hospital 
Insurance companies 
Investments - Shares 
Kindergarten 
Magazine subscriptions 
Neighbours and Relatives 
Newsagent 
Repatriation Department 
Retail store accounts 
Schools 
Social Clubs
Social Security 
Taxation Department 
Telephone Providers

 Download a Moving Checklist