Moving Checklist

Before you relocate, don’t forget to provide your new address to your entourage. Here’s a checklist that will help you prepare for the big day:

Public Utilities

  • Telecommunications (cable, satellite, Internet, phone)
  • Gas, electricity, hydro
  • School board – transfer of academic records
  • Postal service (mail)

Professional Services

  • Workplace
  • Insurance broker/li>
  • Lawyer / notary
  • Medical (family physician, dentist, optometrist, chiropractor, veterinarian, etc.)

Accounts and Other Services

  • Yellow pages / phone book
  • Lending institution
  • Credit cards
  • Bank – transfer of bank accounts
  • Mail advertising and coupons (e.g. Yves Rocher, Québec Loisirs)
  • Grocery store accounts
  • Gym membership
  • Friends and family
  • Newspaper and magazine subscriptions

Provincial Government

  • Income security programs
  • Vehicle registration office (licence, registration, etc.)
  • Provincial revenue agency
  • Health insurance
  • Pension plan

Federal Government

  • Employment insurance
  • Old Age Security
  • Family allowances
  • Canada Revenue Agency
  • Post office

Things to do before moving day

  • Read your hydro meter
  • Disconnect your phone line
  • Take out the trash
  • Give your keys to the new owners
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Are you looking for an experienced and effective moving company? Contact Déménagement de l’Ouest at (514) 453-6969 for a free estimate or for more information on our services. We are located in L’Ile-Perrot and serve the surrounding area (Hudson, Pincourt, Vaudreuil, St-Lazare, etc.).


  • West Island
  • L'Île-Perrot
  • Hudson
  • Pincourt
  • Vaudreuil-Dorion
  • Saint-Lazare
  • Beaconsfield
  • L'Île-Bizard
  • Kirkland
  • Baie-d'Urfé
  • Sainte-Anne-de-Bellevue
  • Pointe-Claire
  • Dorval
  • Salaberry-de-Valleyfield
  • Les cèdres
  • Les Coteaux
  • Saint-Zotique
  • Rigaud