Tips & guides

Who to notify about your new address

Published December 01 2020
1 minute read
There are many people you need to tell when you move, but don’t let that worry you, our handy checklist below will help make sure you don’t miss anyone important out.

We’ve added a downloadable home-moving checklist which you can print and tick off as you go.

It’s also a great idea to sign up to the Post Office's mail-redirection service to make sure you don’t miss any post which may go to your old address from companies who you may have forgotten to inform.

Services and utilities

• Water company
• Telephone - mobile and landline - provider
• Gas company
• Electricity company
• TV licensing
• TV provider 
• Internet service providers


• Breakdown recovery service
• Vehicle insurance
• Vehicle registration
• Van/car lease company


• Banks
• Building societies
• Credit card companies
• Council tax department
• Savings accounts
• Loan companies
• Insurance companies
• Pension companies
• Social security
• Solicitor


• Doctor
• Dentist
• Optician


• Friends and family
• Subscriptions
• Employer
• Vet
• Pet microchip databases
• Charities you regularly support 
• Sports clubs/ gym
• Electoral register
• Milk or any regular food deliveries
• Loyalty cards
• Schools

Download checklist here