Life Events: Moving Home

Useful information provided by Wrexham County Borough Council

Change of Address Checklist

You must remember that when you move home or get married there are many people and organisations to inform. We have provided a checklist to assist you.

Moving Checklist

Plan your move in advance. Use the following checklist to assist you on what needs to be done.

On-line Change of Address Facility

Inform the Council plus other organisations and utilities that you have moved home online.

Registering to Vote

Register to vote/change of details information.

Connect Magazine

Connect is the magazine for people who live and work in Wrexham County Borough.

Council Tax

Every year you are required to pay your Council Tax. Information relating to this payment has to be provided to you by law on the Council's spending plans and the Council Tax for the current year.

Details of local Doctors, Dentists, Chemists, Opticians and the local Hospital for Wrexham

This section provides listings and contact information for GPs, Chemists, Dentists and Opticians.

Education

Information on what schools are available in the County Borough.

Election News

This page provides information about Elections held in Wrexham County Borough including information on previous elections.

Housing

This section provides information, advice and online facilities about estate agents, letting agents, council housing, housing benefit, local estate offices and associated information about Wrexham County Borough Housing.

Leisure & Culture

This section provides information, advice and online facilities for a wide range of leisure and tourism in and around Wrexham, including accommodation, shopping, culture and heritage, museums, arts clubs and associations, countryside services and sports.

Places of Worship (Churches) in Wrexham Town

This page provides information about places of worship (Churches) in Wrexham Town.

Refuse Collections

This page provides information about the refuse collection services provided by Wrexham County Borough Council Community Services.

Retirement Accommodation

These pages are designed to provide you and your family with information on retirement accommodation schemes.

Trading Standards

This section provides information about the role of Trading Standards within the County Borough, and the range of services we provide plus contact information and a range of online forms.

Who's my Councillor?

Find out all about who represents you in Wrexham County Borough.

Wrexham Library

This section provides information, advice and online facilities about libraries, lifelong learning, what's new and associated information about the libraries and information service in Wrexham.

Useful Links

AnyVan.com - Courier & Delivery Services

ANYVAN is here to help you find courier services and delivery services that suit your requirements. Due to our expanding network of transport companies and couriers, there will typically be someone already travelling in the same direction with some spare space on their vans - saving you time, money and CO2 emissions.

Barrington Freight

A family run freight shipping company offering worldwide freight forwarding, international shipping, pallet delivery and transport services by road, sea and air.

Broadband Deals

Compare the latest broadband deals in the UK from the leading ISPs, and speak to their independent advice line to help you switch your broadband while moving home.

Compare Energy Prices with uSwitch

Compare all suppliers - the choice is yours with our impartial comparison service We're certified by Consumer Focus, so you can be sure all suppliers are compared equally.

FADS Online Furniture Store

Buy quality furniture from one of the UK's largest Online Furniture Stores. Get the perfect furniture online now!

FindAProperty.com - House Prices & Affordability Index - Sold Property Prices

The monthly FindaProperty.com House Prices and Affordability Index tracks the trends in supply and property prices at a national, regional and London borough level, providing a comprehensive view on the property market.

helpiammoving.com

After all the complications of selling your house, the actual job of moving is often neglected and therefore produces headaches for everyone involved. We will try to point people moving house in the right direction, making the process of moving as straight forward as possible.

House Prices

House Prices provides a simple search into the Land Registry database of house sales since 2000. It is free to use, with no need to register. Information includes sale price, transaction date, and property address.

OurProperty.co.uk

This website allows users to access official land registry data to find out exactly how much houses in a specific area have sold for. By simply entering a postcode, users can see house prices for that area.

Platinum Removals - Wrexham, Chester & North Wales

For all your house and commercial moves in the Wrexham, Chester and North Wales area. Platinum Removals is a professional and reliable removal company. We offer a wide range of services including house and commercial moves.

Shiply

Shiply is a green transport solution. Shiply helps you find cheap courier services by matching yourself up with couriers & delivery companies already making similar trips across the UK & Europe. By making use of spare capacity in delivery lorries we have been helping to cut down on wasteful journeys and CO2 emissions whilst at the same time saving the consumer up to 75% on their move.

Sixt Van Hire

Sixt are one of the leading names when it comes to hiring vans on both long and short term deals, offering highly competitive prices and a huge number of locations that are sure to be within close proximity to your home, making them one of the number one choices in the van hire industry. Simply collect a van from the closest Sixt office to your home and drop it off at the closest Sixt location to your new home, making moving house easier than ever beforey.

Tenancy Agreement Service

Tenancy Agreement Service is a legal information resource providing information on aspects of housing law in England and Wales.

Uni Baggage

Uni Baggage provide a convenient and affordable shipping service. We provide collections and deliveries internationally. Customers can book online for same day collections.

VOOVit

VOOVit are an excess baggage and small box shipping company who ship to many worldwide destinations. VOOVit also offer a student discount by up to 25% per box shipped. Please visit www.voovit.com for more details.

Virgin Media

Virgin Media provides broadband, cable TV, landline phone and fibre optic services in the UK. Find great broadband deals from Virgin Media when moving home or when searching for new promotions to save money.

Virgin Mobile

Virgin Mobile provides mobile phone deals, pay as you go, pay monthly and mobile broadband services in the UK. Search the Virgin Mobile site to find latest deals and offers to save money.

Which? Mortgage Advisers

The Which? Group has been offering independent advice and campaigning to protect your consumer rights for more than 50 years and extended this pledge to the mortgage market by launching Which? Mortgage Advisers. The advice provided is independent, impartial and free to the public.

Wotton of Tiverton

Based in the heart of the West Country Wotton of Tiverton Ltd. is a family-run removal company which has been trading for over thirty years. Specialising in national, international removals and containerised storage we have established an enviable reputation for providing a quality service based on honesty and integrity.

GOV.UK Links

Planning for buying a home - via GOV.UK

Buying a property will probably be your biggest single investment. So it's important to work out the total cost - not just the mortgage - and how much you can really afford. You also need to plan for increases in your future outgoings, like a rise in interest rates.

Check your council tax band - via GOV.UK

Search your council tax banding using this service from the Valuation Office Agency (VOA). The VOA is responsible for maintaining the business rating and council tax valuation lists for England and Wales.

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