Moving to Australia opens up a whole new world of exciting new possibilities. The process of moving however, can be a major headache if not planned correctly. Have you planned on setting up your utilities before you arrive at your new home? Think ahead and get organised with Movinghub.

Think about what you need when you arrive, before you Get There!

Think about what you will need to make the moving process as smooth as possible. Check out our handy moving checklist here so you cover all the moving requirements. We have outlined tasks to do 8 weeks ahead of the move, 4 weeks before, 2 weeks before, the final week and the day before. The secret to successfully making the transition abroad is to be prepared. Plan ahead of time, and you won’t regret it.

You think you’re organized, but are you really?

So you’ve organized the basics of your move your flights are booked and passports are ready. You have packed your belongings securely and insurance is in place. What about when you get to your new home? Is there anything you’ve missed? There is a good chance that when you get into your new house or apartment, the electrics won’t be connected. Don’t be surprised if there’s no water, heating, electricity, TV or broadband. These are things that you need to arrange in your name so how do you do this painlessly and using minimum time and energy? The answer is easy, use Movinghub!

Avoiding an Easy Mistake when Moving – Connect Electricity Ahead of Time

Our range of services allows you to pick and choose what you need. These can be seen on our website and you can send through a request highlighting the services you’re interested in. Movinghub can arrange a number of free no obligation removals quotes, carpet cleaning quotes, packing and unpacking quotes, storage and much more. If you need us to connect your electricity and utilities before you arrive at your new home, we will happy to do that as well.

Tell us what exactly you need connected. For example, you may need to connect electricity and water, but not internet. That’s fine – whatever you need, we will arrange it. We will send your information on to the providers to connect your electricity, gas and water, saving you time and hassle.

We Know the simple things are harder in a Foreign Country

When you fly in from abroad, you often don’t know how things work locally. Simple things like connecting electricity and other utilities suddenly become complicated and it can be a daunting task. If you don’t speak the language well, it can be time consuming, stressful and disorienting. That’s why Movinghub steps in to give you a hand. Not only will we connect electricity and utilities, we will also make sure it is organized before you arrive. Movinghub also takes pride in the reputable providers offered and ensure they provide you with great customer service and competitive rates.

Important Things to Remember before you Move

  • Connect Electricity
  • Connect utilities
  • Connect Gas
  • Connect water
  • Connect Internet/phone
  • Connect TV
  • Removals
  • Packing
  • Carpet Clean
  • Home clean
  • Garden
  • Insurance
  • Maintenance
  • Home tech
  • Storage
  • Truck Hire


At Movinghub, we aim to make your move as smooth as possible. We provide a range of services for people all across the globe who are making the move to Australia. We will get you settled into your new home, so you can make the most of your new opportunities. We provide many services, but what we really provide is warm a welcome and peace of mind.