Moving Itinerary 

handwritingonpad_120  A Possession - TO DO List

This provides you with a clear "Checklist" of what NEEDS to happen BEFORE you take possession of your new home.  Everything from Gas, Electrical, Insurance, etc (and yes, all the contact information it there!)  The guess work is taken out of the equation - it's all here for you!

- Change your mailing address.  Online at http://www.canadapost.ca/ or from any Canada Post outlet.

- Phone all services and give them your possession date:

  • o Atco Gas 403-310-5678
  • o Enmax 403-310-2010
  • o Telus 403-310-2255
  • o Telus Mob. 403-530-5280
  • o Shaw 403-716-6000
  • o Cal. Herald 403-235-7100
  • o Cal. Sun 403-410-1010
  • o Canada Post 800-267-1177
  • o Rogers AT&T 800-661-2268
  • o Bell Canada 800-667-0123
  • o Your insurance companies

- Remove all unwanted articles from your property. If the weight exceeds 60lbs - the sanitation crew will not handle it.

- Your home should be in the same condition it was in when the purchasers last viewed.

- Leave all manuals for appliances and other gadgets included in the sale on the kitchen counter.

- Leave all keys (house, shed, mailbox, etc) and garage door openers on the kitchen counter.

- Leave all security system, keyless entry and mail box detail codes and numbers on a pad of paper on the kitchen counter.

- Leave all remote controls for any permanent fixtures on the kitchen counter.

- Round up all warranty cards or necessary paperwork the new owner may need.

- Leave your new address so purchaser can forward you your mail (some do slip past the change of address with Canada Post!)

- Obtain a supply of boxes and packing materials for your move.

- Discard all flammable liquids (i.e. gasoline for your lawnmower, paint thinner...)

- Notify any home services you may have (Maid services, magazines, credit cards...)

- Make a list of friends, relatives, business associates, etc. and send them a not informing them of your move.

- Ensure you have made arrangements for your children! Safety is number one when moving, and little ones can get in the way!

- Ensure you have made arrangements for your pets (accommodations during the move, food and toys in an easily accessible location).

Who to Notify Checklist

Emergency - 911

Police - 403-226-1234

EMS - 403-261-4000

Fire - 403-264-1022

Calgary Block Parents Assoc. - 403-269-6460

Calgary Block Watch - 403-509-2565

Safety City - 403-287-1177

Red Cross - 403-205-3448

Babysitting Course - 888-307-7997

Lotto Information - 403-248-9988

Environment Canada - 403-299-7878

Calgary Home Builders Assoc. - 403-235-1911

Calgary Housing Authority - 403-221-9100

Calgary Real Estate Board - 403-263-0530

Calgary Mortgage & Housing - 403-515-3000

Landlord & Tenant Advisory - 877-427-4088

New Home Warranty Prog. - 403-253-3636

National Home Warranty - Calgary - 403-278-5665

Accessible Housing Society - 403-282-1872

Calgary & Area Physicians Assoc. - 403-943-1270

Calgary Health Link - 403-943-5465

Poison and Drug - 403-944-1414

Alberta Health Care Insur. - 403-310-0000

Hospitals

Foothills - 1403 - 29 ST. NW - 403-944-1110

Alberta Childrens - 403-955-7211

Rockyview - 7007 14 ST SW - 403-943-3000

Peter Laugheed - 3500 26 Ave NE - 403-943-4555

 

Call Before You Dig - 800-242-3447

City Pools - 403-268-2300

Day Care Information - 403-297-6100

Girl Guides - 403-283-8348

Scouts Canada - 403-283-4993

Telus - 403-310-2255

Shaw - 403-310-7429

Atco - 403-245-7110

Atco Emergency - 403-245-7222

Enmax - 403-310-2010

TransAlta Utilities - 800-667-2345

Canada Post - 800-267-1177

Calgary Transit Schedules - 403-262-1000

Calgary Herald - 403-235-7100

Calgary Sun - 403-250-4300

 

Calgary Board of Education - 403-294-8211

Catholic School Centre - 403-298-1411

Bilingual (french/english) - 403-294-8617

University of Calgary - 403-220-5110

DeVry Institute of Tech. - 403-207-3161

SAIT - 403-284-8110

Mount Royal College - 403-440-6111

ACAD - 403-284-7600

 

City of Calgary - 403-268-2111

Public Information - 311

Parks and Recreation - 403-268-3888

Alberta Motor Association - 403-240-5300

Business Practices

Alberta Consumer & Corp - 403-297-5700

Better Business Bureau - 403-517-4222

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