A week or two prior to moving day, sort out the things you no longer need and dispose of them. As you sort pack out-of-season clothes/seldom used items, books, etc. Pack the articles you are giving away and have them removed from your home as soon as possible.
Arrange to change over the services to your new residence: mail delivery, electricity, gas, oil, telephone, cable TV, newspaper and other deliveries.
Notify the following of your new address: license bureau, vehicle registration, insurance company, charge accounts, Revenue Canada, health services, doctor, dentist, etc.