Notify your real estate agent/landlord of your moving date
If you require a removalist, organise them for the required date. Otherwise, consider booking a truck or trailer for your move
If you require a cleaner or gardener, organise them for the required date
Begin packing all the items you don’t need until you move to your new property
Take note of what items are fragile or need bubble wrapping/special care
Dispose of your unwanted items – donate, throw out or sell.
If required, book storage facilities
3 Weeks before the move
Attach inventory lists to each box as you pack them, including what room they’re for.
Organise important paperwork into a box you can easily access when needed.
If you have pets, notify your new council for re-registering.
Notify anyone who needs to know of your new address, such as banks, employers, the ATO etc. Australia Post’s Notify Organisations service can help you arrange address notifications and mail redirections for bank, memberships, car registration/driver’s license, Medicare, superannuation, insurance, frequent flyer and other loyalty programs.