Utility Setup

Moving Checklist & Utility Numbers

  1. Ask a postman for change of address cards.
  2. Notify insurance companies (life, hospital, auto, etc.)
  3. Notify newspaper, laundry, rubbish removal, etc.
  4. Change address on all publications, magazines, etc.
  5. Inform all of your regular correspondents of new address.
  6. Change address on Driver’s License. If leaving state, apply for new license.
  7. Notify all open accounts, stores, banks, service stations.
  8. If leaving the state gather all medical records and prescriptions.
  9. Change voting registration to new location.
  10. Inform renters of final date of occupancy in writing if buyers are moving into property.
  11. Inform renters of new landlord and where to send monthly rent checks IN WRITING.
  12. Notify gas, water and utility companies. Seller: call for final reading. Buyer: Call to have service entered in your name. Buyer and seller should make these calls the same day to prevent interruption of service.
Utility/ServiceGrand RapidsIoniaGrandvilleJenison
Consumers Energy1-800-477-50501-800-477-50501-800-477-50501-800-477-5050
Gas Company1-800-477-47471-800-477-47471-800-477-47471-800-477-4747
Telephone Company1-800-244-44441-800-244-44441-800-244-44441-800-244-4444
Garbage Collection1-616-456-32001-616-527-41701-616-531-30301-616-457-2340
Secretary of State1-616-363-87781-616-527-32491-616-363-87781-616-363-8778
AT&T Cable1-800-222-03001-800-222-03001-800-222-03001-800-222-0300
Charter Communications1-800-545-09941-800-545-09941-800-545-09941-800-545-0994
Comcast1-888-266-22781-888-266-22781-888-266-22781-888-266-2278
Dish Network1-888-825-25571-888-825-25571-888-825-25571-888-825-2557
Direct TV1-888-777-24541-888-777-24541-888-777-24541-888-777-2454
Grand Rapids Press1-616-222-54001-616-222-54001-616-222-54001-616-222-5400
Utility/ServiceHollandHudsonvilleSpring LakeWyoming
Consumers Energy1-800-477-50501-800-477-50501-800-477-50501-800-477-5050
Gas Company1-800-477-47471-800-477-47471-800-477-47471-800-477-4747
Telephone Company1-800-244-44441-800-244-44441-800-244-44441-800-244-4444
Garbage Collection1-800-796-96961-800-796-96961-800-796-96961-800-796-9696
Secretary of State1-888-767-64241-888-767-64241-888-767-64241-888-767-6424
AT&T Cable1-800-222-03001-800-222-03001-800-222-03001-800-222-0300
Charter Communications1-800-545-09941-800-545-09941-800-545-09941-800-545-0994
Comcast1-888-266-22781-888-266-22781-888-266-22781-888-266-2278
Dish Network1-888-825-25571-888-825-25571-888-825-25571-888-825-2557
Direct TV1-888-777-24541-888-777-24541-888-777-24541-888-777-2454
Grand Rapids Press1-616-222-54001-616-222-54001-616-222-54001-616-222-5400