New Resident Checklist

Moving to town and not sure where to start? No worries! We're here to help! Here's a list of things you'll need to do when becoming a new resident.

  • Transfer and/or set up utilities (water service can be done online or in-person at Bethany City Hall)
  • Cancel/set up cut-off date for utilities at old address
  • Register the kiddos in the appropriate school district
  • File change of address form with the post office
  • Change your address with the bank and order new checks
  • Transfer newspaper and magazine subscriptions
  • Update your driver's license with your new address at your local tag agency (Bethany has 2!)
  • Change your address for auto insurance and car registration
  • Make sure pets have ID tags on their collars, especially since they'll be in a new and unfamiliar area
  • Transfer monthly services, such as telephone & cable
  • Register to vote in your new location
  • Explore your new neighborhood and get to know your neighbors!

Welcome home! 
We're so happy you're here!