Advise utilities when to discontinue services, have meters read, and arrange for services at your new location.
Notify the post office of change of address
Washers and dryers should be disconnected and serviced before moving. Arrange to have your stove disconnected.
Change address on your vehicle registration and driver's licence.
Notify school authorities so they can forward school records.
When moving into a new subdivision, check that driveways and roads are accessible by moving vans.
Have a garage sale - this will enable you to dispose of unwanted items and generate some extra cash, and there`s less to pack as well.
Identify contents of each carton for easy unpacking.