MOVING

There are a number of companies and agencies you have to inform when moving.  This list contains most common institutions as a starting point.     

Utilities: 

            www.terasengas.com

            www.bchydro.com

            www.telus.com

 

Change of Address:

            https://ssl.postescanada-canadapost.ca/smartmoves/

 

Credit Cards:

Credit card phone numbers are located on the back of your card.  Make sure you change the address even for the cards you never use.  Don’t forget about store cards, such as:

           THE BAY

           SEARS

           CANADIAN TIRE

           FUTURE SHOP

           IKEA etc.

 

Insurance Companies:

            Home Insurance: Check for coverage while en route to your new home.  What are the limitations and qualifications necessary for en route coverage.

            Auto Insurance

            Life Insurance

            Extended Health Insurance

 

Government Agencies: 

            GST Rebate

            Revenue Canada www.cra-arc.gc.ca

 

Financial Institutions: 

            Bank accounts

            Reorder cheques with new address

 

Driver License:

            You must change your address with ICBC within 10 days of moving.

 

Deliveries:

            Newspapers

            Magazines

           

Services:

            Landscaping

            Pool and Spa

            Security Alarm

            Water

            Cable www.shaw.ca

            Internet Provider