Moving home is a busy time, and it's easy to forget some important people that need updating with your change of address. While a Royal Mail redirection service can take the strain off for a few months, it does come at a cost and is for a limited time only.

If you have a move coming up, here's our full list of companies, organisations and accounts you should probably get in touch with...


  • Department for Work and Pensions
  • HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC)
  • Driver and Vehicle Licensing Authority (DVLA)
  • Electoral roll
  • TV Licensing
  • Banking and savings account providers
  • Credit card companies
  • Student Loan Company
  • Investment funds
  • Store loyalty card providers
  • Pension services
  • Car insurance 
  • Breakdown services provider
  • Home insurance
  • Mobile phone insurance
  • Pet insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Health insurance (including dental insurance)
  • Water supplier
  • Gas provider
  • Electricity provider
  • Home phone
  • Broadband
  • Cable TV
  • Mobile phone 
  • Local NHS doctor’s surgery - register ASAP so there are no delays when you need to see your GP
  • Specialists, such as your dentist and optician
  • Your employers (and company pension fund)
  • Colleagues and alumni networks
  • Professional associations
  • Schools, colleges and educational institutions
  • Newspaper, magazine and newsletter subscriptions
  • Clubs, including sports teams or gym
  • Charities you support
  • Pet microchip databases

Did we miss any?

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