Change of Address Checklist

Change of Address Checklist

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So, you’re moving! Before you hunker down in your new home, there are a few things you will want to take care of regarding your new address. 

Personal Contacts 

First and foremost, if you haven’t yet, make sure to tell all your personal contacts about your address change, including: 

● Relatives 

● Friends 

● Employer 

● Schools, colleges, universities, daycares 

● Landlord (if necessary) 

● Clubs, associations, and charities 

Healthcare Professionals 

For the purposes of keeping your health care records up to date, make sure to update your professional contacts: 

● Doctor(s) 

● Dentist 

● Veterinarian 

● Other healthcare specialist(s) 

Creditors and Services 

If you haven’t yet reached out to your services, you will want to do so as soon as possible for a smooth change of service from your existing address to your new address. These services include: 

● Phone, cable, internet, mobility company 

● Electricity/hydro 

● Natural gas 

● Heating fuel company (ask if you receive a deposit refund) ● Financial institution 

● Credit card companies 

● Insurance companies / broker(s) 

● Lawyer/notary 

● Subscriptions (e.g., newspapers, books, music, loyalty programs) Government Services

Lastly, it is vital to inform the federal and your provincial/territorial government if your address changes to ensure all your data and ID cards are updated: 

● Driver’s license 

● Health Card 

● Vehicle registration 

● Canada Post / epost 

● Canada Revenue Agency 

● Canada Pension Plan / Quebec Pension Plan 

● Old Age Security 

● Employment Insurance 

Need assistance in your search for a new home? Contact a Dominion Lending Centres mortgage expert today! 

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