After the contract for the purchase of your home has been settled:
This means that you don’t have to worry about informing these authorities that you are the new owner, and these authorities will automatically send you their next invoice.
On the other hand, if you’ve sold your home, and you receive any further notices or invoices from any of these authorities, you should immediately pass them on to your conveyancer. They will:
However, please note that as the buyer or seller, you will have to separately arrange for the connection or disconnection of utility services that are personal contracts with the provider of your choice, such as:
You should arrange the connection or disconnection of these services with each relevant provider about 5 days prior to settlement, to occur on the day of settlement.