Moving Check List

To Do Before Moving Day:

  • Call to ensure Mortgage Funds are available for closing day
  • Call lawyer re: closing day procedures and how, when and where to pick up key
  • Call insurance company re: coverage to be effective on closing
  • Book moving van company, confirm a week prior to closing
  • Defrost refrigerator/freezer, a few days prior to closing

Phone Number for Services (Barrie & area):

  • Bell Canada ….. 310-BELL (310-2355)
  • Barrie Public Utilities Commission (Water & Electrical)….705-722-7222
  • Ontario Hydro …..888-664-9376
  • Enbridge Consumers Gas…888-447-4911
  • Simcoe County District School Board…..705-728-7570
  • Simcoe Muskoka Catholic District School Board….705-722-3555
  • Postal Service…..800-267-1177

Report Change of Address:

  • Motor Vehicle Department re: Driver’s License and Vehicle Registration
  • Insurance Company (Home/Automobile/Etc)
  • Bank/Financial Institutions
  • Doctor/Dentist/Veterinarian
  • Family/Friends/Employer
  • Newspaper/Magazine/Book Subscriptions

To Do On Moving Day:

  • Pack frozen/perishable goods in cooler to be carried in passenger vehicle
  • Pack extra clothing to be carried in passenger vehicle
  • Pack medial/toiletry/cleaning needs to be carried in passenger vehicle
  • PICK UP KEY FROM LAWYER or arrange for me to pickup at Lawyer’s office
  • Arrange sitter for small children and pets
  • Clean home, that you are moving from, after furniture is moved out

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