Preparing to return home

Leaving the UK can be a stressful time. There are many things to plan and thing about and it can be hard to know where to start!

Departure Checklist

Notify your change of address to: - Post Office
- Change your address through iExeter
Settle your financial affairs - Close your bank account
- Pay your rent and other bills
- Pay any outstanding payments
If you have been working - Make sure you obtain your Form P45 and P85(S) from your employer
Make travel and shipping arrangements
(see our Packing and Freight page)
- Book tickets
- Arrange Travel Insurance
- Check customs regulations
- Decide to take or dispose of household goods
- Arrange shipping of goods if necessary
- Specialist equipment
Assemble documentation Check requirements with your embassy
Collect references and testimonials