Make the Best Move with MGY

If your ideal property has already been found, then you’ll be aware that there is plenty for you to do. To open our ‘Moving Home Guide’ as a separate document click here.


Or take a look at our quick guide below:

Tips for Your Move

  • Obtain removal quotes.
  • Book removal people when you know your moving date.


You will also want to notify your suppliers of your intention to move and/or request disconnection/reconnection or new connection dates for:

  • Electricity
  • Gas
  • Phone/Internet
  • TV/Satellite
  • Water


Important Contacts

It is also necessary that you advise correspondence contacts of your new address, think about:

  • AA/RAC
  • Bank
  • Building society
  • Catalogues
  • Council tax
  • Credit cards
  • Dentist
  • Doctor
  • DVLA
  • Employers
  • Family
  • Food delivery people
  • Friends
  • Hire purchase
  • Newspapers
  • Opticians
  • Post office
  • Schools
  • Sports clubs
  • Store cards
  • TV licence
  • Vets


Moving Day

Moving day will come around sooner than you think, on the day you move out/in you will want to record:

  • Electricity meter final reading at old property, start reading at new property
  • Gas meter final reading at old property, start reading at new property


Plus here’s a list of things you may need to help your removal/arrival go more smoothly.

  • Bed linen
  • Bin liners
  • Cash/cheques
  • Credit cards
  • Cleaning products
  • Eating utensils
  • Essential tools
  • First Aid
  • Food and drink
  • Jewellery
  • Keys
  • Light bulbs
  • Medicines
  • Rubber gloves
  • Soap
  • Spare clothes
  • Toilet paper
  • Toothpaste and toothbrushes
  • Towels
  • Vital documents
  • Washing up liquid

Perhaps take a bottle of bubbly so you can celebrate moving in!

Cheers. MGY wishes you a smooth and swift move.