Moving Resources

Moving in Surrey, BC

Moving to Surrey?

Moving to SurreyAt LaPorte Moving & Storage, we believe that we have a responsibility to help our customers get settled in to their new homes. In our minds, the job doesn’t end when we finish unloading your belongings.

In addition to our moving services, we offer information about many of the regions we serve to help newly moved families get acquainted with their new locale.

 

If you’re planning to move to Surrey or you’ve just arrived, we hope the following information will help you get established.

 

Schools

The Surrey School District website provides a list of schools in Surrey with registration information, meal plan program information, and more.

Medical Services

There are numerous clinics in Surrey (click for a map of clinics in Surrey), and the hospital in Surrey is Surrey Memorial Hospital:

Surrey Memorial Hospital
13750 96 Avenue
Surrey, B.C. V3V 1Z2
 
Phone: 604.581.2211
Fax: 604.588.3320

To find more health services in Surrey, you can use the search function on the Fraser Health website.

 

Utility Service Providers (Gas/Electric/Cable/Phone)

Fortis BC – Electricity General Inquiries

Toll free:  1-866-436-7847
International:  1-250-368-0690
Fax:  866-540-6732

Fortis BC – Natural Gas Customer Service

Toll free: 1-888-224-2710
International: 1-250-979-4900
Fax: 1-888-224-2720

Fortis BC Website: http://www.fortisbc.com

 

BC Hydro – Electricity Customer Services

Greater Vancouver: 604-224-9376
Other Areas: 1-800-224-9376

BC Hydro Website: https://www.bchydro.com/

 

Shaw Home Phone -Sales & Customer Care

Local: 604-629-8888
Toll Free: 1-866-684-7487

Shaw Internet – Sales & Customer Care

Local: 604-629-8888
Technical Support: 604-629-3000

Shaw Television – Sales & Customer Care

Local: 604-629-8888
Mandarin/Cantonese: 604-629-8882

 

Telus Mobility – Phone

Canada toll-free: 1-866-558-2273
Vancouver: 604-291-2355

Telus Home Phone & Internet

Within Alberta and BC: 604-310-2255

Telus TV and Satellite TV

Within Alberta & BC: 604-310-6988

 

Local Newspapers

The Province Website: http://www.theprovince.com/index.html

The Province Home Delivery, Subscription and Retail Single Copy Inquiries

Customer care centre & 24-Hour automated service: 604-605-7381

Fax: 604-605-2914

Outside Lower Mainland: 1-800-663-2662

Email: subscribe@theprovince.com

 

The Surrey Now Website http://www.thenownewspaper.com/index.html

The Surrey Now -  General Inquiries

Local: 604-572-0064

The Surrey Now – Distribution

Local: 604-534-6493

Delivery Issues: delivery@thenownewspaper.com

 

Other Resources

TRAC Tenant Resource & Advisory Centre

http://www.tenants.bc.ca/main/

 

The City of Surrey Website

http://www.surrey.ca/

 

Meet-up Groups for New Residents in Surrey

http://meeting-new-people.meetup.com/cities/ca/bc/surrey/

 

The Welcome Wagon

http://www.welcomewagon.ca/

Moving in Langley, BC

Moving to Langley?

Moving in LangleyAt LaPorte Moving & Storage, we believe that we have a responsibility to help our customers get settled in to their new homes. In our minds, the job doesn’t end when we finish unloading your belongings.

In addition to our moving services, we offer information about many of the regions we serve to help newly moved families get acquainted with their new locale.

 

If you’re planning to move to Langley or you’ve just arrived, we hope the following information will help you get established.

 

Schools

The Langley School District website provides a list of schools in Langley with registration information, meal plan program information, and more.

Medical Services

There are numerous clinics in Langley (click for a map of clinics in Langley), and the hospital in Langley is Langley Memorial Hospital:

Langley Memorial Hospital
22051 Fraser Highway
Langley, B.C. V3A 4H4l
 
Phone: 604.514.6000
Fax: 604.534.8283

To find more health services in Langley, you can use the search function on the Fraser Health website.

Utility Service Providers (Gas/Electric/Cable/Phone)

Fortis BC – Electricity General Inquiries

Toll free:  1-866-436-7847
International:  1-250-368-0690
Fax:  866-540-6732

Fortis BC – Natural Gas Customer Service

Toll free: 1-888-224-2710
International: 1-250-979-4900
Fax: 1-888-224-2720

Fortis BC Website: http://www.fortisbc.com

 

BC Hydro – Electricity Customer Services

Greater Vancouver: 604-224-9376
Other Areas: 1-800-224-9376

BC Hydro Website: https://www.bchydro.com/

 

Shaw Home Phone -Sales & Customer Care

Local: 604-629-8888
Toll Free: 1-866-684-7487

Shaw Internet – Sales & Customer Care

Local: 604-629-8888
Technical Support: 604-629-3000

Shaw Television – Sales & Customer Care

Local: 604-629-8888
Mandarin/Cantonese: 604-629-8882

 

Telus Mobility – Phone

Canada toll-free: 1-866-558-2273
Vancouver: 604-291-2355

Telus Home Phone & Internet

Within Alberta and BC: 604-310-2255

Telus TV and Satellite TV

Within Alberta & BC: 604-310-6988

 

Local Newspapers

The Province Website: http://www.theprovince.com/index.html

The Province Home Delivery, Subscription and Retail Single Copy Inquiries

Customer care centre & 24-Hour automated service: 604-605-7381

Fax: 604-605-2914

Outside Lower Mainland: 1-800-663-2662

Email: subscribe@theprovince.com

 

The Langley Advance Website - http://www.langleyadvance.com/index.html

The Langley Advance -  General Inquiries

Local: 604-534-8641

Fax: 604-534-0824

 

Other Resources

TRAC Tenant Resource & Advisory Centre

http://www.tenants.bc.ca/main/

 

The City of Langley Website

http://www.city.langley.bc.ca/

 

Meet-up Groups for New Residents in Langley

http://meeting-new-people.meetup.com/cities/ca/bc/langley/

 

The Welcome Wagon

http://www.welcomewagon.ca/

Moving in New Westminster, BC

Moving to New Westminster?

Moving to New WestminsterAt LaPorte Moving & Storage, we believe that we have a responsibility to help our customers get settled in to their new homes. In our minds, the job doesn’t end when we finish unloading your belongings.

In addition to our moving services, we offer information about many of the regions we serve to help newly moved families get acquainted with their new locale.

 

If you’re planning to move to New Westminster or you’ve just arrived, we hope the following information will help you get established.

Schools

The New Westminster School District website provides a list of schools in New Westminster with registration information, meal plan program information, and more.

Medical Services

There are numerous clinics in New Westminster (click for a map of clinics in New Westminster), and the hospital closest to New Westminster is Royal Columbian Hospital:

Royal Columbian Hospital

330 East Columbia Street
New Westminster, B.C.
V3L 3W7

Phone: 604-520-4253
Fax: 604-520-4827

To find more health services in New Westminster, you can use the search function on the Fraser Health website.

Utility Service Providers (Gas/Electric/Cable/Phone)

Fortis BC – Electricity General Inquiries

Toll free:  1-866-436-7847
International:  1-250-368-0690
Fax:  866-540-6732

Fortis BC – Natural Gas Customer Service

Toll free: 1-888-224-2710
International: 1-250-979-4900
Fax: 1-888-224-2720

Fortis BC Website: http://www.fortisbc.com

 

BC Hydro – Electricity Customer Services

Greater Vancouver: 604-224-9376
Other Areas: 1-800-224-9376

BC Hydro Website: https://www.bchydro.com/

 

Shaw Home Phone -Sales & Customer Care

Local: 604-629-8888
Toll Free: 1-866-684-7487

Shaw Internet – Sales & Customer Care

Local: 604-629-8888
Technical Support: 604-629-3000

Shaw Television – Sales & Customer Care

Local: 604-629-8888
Mandarin/Cantonese: 604-629-8882

 

Telus Mobility – Phone

Canada toll-free: 1-866-558-2273
Vancouver: 604-291-2355

Telus Home Phone & Internet

Within Alberta and BC: 604-310-2255

Telus TV and Satellite TV

Within Alberta & BC: 604-310-6988

 

Local Newspapers

The Province Website: http://www.theprovince.com/index.html

The Province Home Delivery, Subscription and Retail Single Copy Inquiries

Customer care centre & 24-Hour automated service: 604-605-7381

Fax: 604-605-2914

Outside Lower Mainland: 1-800-663-2662

Email: subscribe@theprovince.com 

 

 

The Royal City Record Website - http://www.royalcityrecord.com/index.html

The Royal City Record -  General Inquiries

Local: 604-444-3451
Fax: 604-444-3460

The Royal City Record - Circulation

Local: 604-942-3081

 

Other Resources

TRAC Tenant Resource & Advisory Centre

http://www.tenants.bc.ca/main/

 

The City of New Westminster Website

http://www.newwestcity.ca/index.php

 

Meet-up Groups for New Residents in New Westminster

http://meeting-new-people.meetup.com/cities/ca/bc/new%20westminster/

 

The Welcome Wagon

http://www.welcomewagon.ca/

Moving in West Vancouver, BC

Moving to West Vancouver?

Moving in West VancouverAt LaPorte Moving & Storage, we believe that we have a responsibility to help our customers get settled in to their new homes. In our minds, the job doesn’t end when we finish unloading your belongings.

In addition to our moving services, we offer information about many of the regions we serve to help newly moved families get acquainted with their new locale.

 

If you’re planning to move to West Vancouver or you’ve just arrived, we hope the following information will help you get established.

Schools

The West Vancouver School District website provides a list of schools in West Vancouver with registration information, meal plan program information, and more.

Medical Services

There are numerous clinics in West Vancouver (click for a map of clinics in West Vancouver), and the hospital closest to West Vancouver is Lions Gate Hospital:

Lions Gate Hospital

231 E 15th Street
North Vancouver, B.C. V7L 2L7

Phone: 604.988.3131

Fax: 604.984.5838

To find more health services in West Vancouver, you can use the search function on the Fraser Health website.

Utility Service Providers (Gas/Electric/Cable/Phone)

Fortis BC – Electricity General Inquiries

Toll free:  1-866-436-7847
International:  1-250-368-0690
Fax:  866-540-6732

Fortis BC – Natural Gas Customer Service

Toll free: 1-888-224-2710
International: 1-250-979-4900
Fax: 1-888-224-2720

Fortis BC Website: http://www.fortisbc.com

 

BC Hydro – Electricity Customer Services

Greater Vancouver: 604-224-9376
Other Areas: 1-800-224-9376

BC Hydro Website: https://www.bchydro.com/

 

Shaw Home Phone -Sales & Customer Care

Local: 604-629-8888
Toll Free: 1-866-684-7487

Shaw Internet – Sales & Customer Care

Local: 604-629-8888
Technical Support: 604-629-3000

Shaw Television – Sales & Customer Care

Local: 604-629-8888
Mandarin/Cantonese: 604-629-8882

 

Telus Mobility – Phone

Canada toll-free: 1-866-558-2273
Vancouver: 604-291-2355

Telus Home Phone & Internet

Within Alberta and BC: 604-310-2255

Telus TV and Satellite TV

Within Alberta & BC: 604-310-6988

 

Local Newspapers

The Province Website: http://www.theprovince.com/index.html

The Province Home Delivery, Subscription and Retail Single Copy Inquiries

Customer care centre & 24-Hour automated service: 604-605-7381

Fax: 604-605-2914

Outside Lower Mainland: 1-800-663-2662

Email: subscribe@theprovince.com

 

The North Shore News Website - http://www.nsnews.com/index.html

The North Shore News Distribution

Local: 604-986-1337
Fax: 604-985-3227

For delivery issues (stop/start, or general inquires) please call 604-986-1337 or email distribution@nsnews.com

 

Other Resources

TRAC Tenant Resource & Advisory Centre

http://www.tenants.bc.ca/main/

 

The West Vancouver Community Website

http://westvancouver.ca/

 

Meet-up Groups for New Residents in West Vancouver

http://meeting-new-people.meetup.com/cities/ca/bc/west_vancouver/

 

The Welcome Wagon

http://www.welcomewagon.ca/

Moving in Richmond, BC

Moving to Richmond?

Moving to RichmondAt LaPorte Moving & Storage, we believe that we have a responsibility to help our customers get settled in to their new homes. In our minds, the job doesn’t end when we finish unloading your belongings.

In addition to our moving services, we offer information about many of the regions we serve to help newly moved families get acquainted with their new locale.

 

If you’re planning to move to Richmond or you’ve just arrived, we hope the following information will help you get established.

Schools

The Richmond School District website provides a list of schools in Richmond with registration information, meal plan program information, and more.

Medical Services

There are numerous clinics in Richmond (click for a map of clinics in Richmond), and the hospital closest to Richmond is Richmond Hospital:

Richmond Hospital
7000 Westminster Highway
Richmond, B.C.
V6X 1A2
 
Phone: 604.434.4211
Fax: 604.412.6190
 

To find more health services in Richmond, you can use the search function on the Fraser Health website.

 

Utility Service Providers (Gas/Electric/Cable/Phone)

Fortis BC – Electricity General Inquiries

Toll free:  1-866-436-7847
International:  1-250-368-0690
Fax:  866-540-6732

Fortis BC – Natural Gas Customer Service

Toll free: 1-888-224-2710
International: 1-250-979-4900
Fax: 1-888-224-2720

Fortis BC Website: http://www.fortisbc.com

 

BC Hydro – Electricity Customer Services

Greater Vancouver: 604-224-9376
Other Areas: 1-800-224-9376

BC Hydro Website: https://www.bchydro.com/

 

Shaw Home Phone -Sales & Customer Care

Local: 604-629-8888
Toll Free: 1-866-684-7487

Shaw Internet – Sales & Customer Care

Local: 604-629-8888
Technical Support: 604-629-3000

Shaw Television – Sales & Customer Care

Local: 604-629-8888
Mandarin/Cantonese: 604-629-8882

 

Telus Mobility – Phone

Canada toll-free: 1-866-558-2273
Vancouver: 604-291-2355

Telus Home Phone & Internet

Within Alberta and BC: 604-310-2255

Telus TV and Satellite TV

Within Alberta & BC: 604-310-6988

 

Local Newspapers

The Province Website: http://www.theprovince.com/index.html

The Province Home Delivery, Subscription and Retail Single Copy Inquiries

Customer care centre & 24-Hour automated service: 604-605-7381

Fax: 604-605-2914

Outside Lower Mainland: 1-800-663-2662

Email: subscribe@theprovince.com

 

The Richmond Register Website - http://richmondregister.com/

The Richmond Register -  General Inquiries

Main Telephone: 859-623-1669
Fax: 859-623-2337

The Richmond Register – Circulation

Circulation Telephone: 859-624-6680s

Cecil S. Foster
Circulation Manager
Extension: 6613

cfoster@richmondregister.com

 

Other Resources

TRAC Tenant Resource & Advisory Centre

http://www.tenants.bc.ca/main/

 

The City of Richmond Website

http://www.richmond.ca/home.htm

 

Meet-up Groups for New Residents in Richmond

http://meeting-new-people.meetup.com/cities/ca/bc/richmond/

 

The Welcome Wagon

http://www.welcomewagon.ca/

Moving in Burnaby, BC

Moving to Burnaby?

Moving to BurnabyAt LaPorte Moving & Storage, we believe that we have a responsibility to help our customers get settled in to their new homes. In our minds, the job doesn’t end when we finish unloading your belongings.

In addition to our moving services, we offer information about many of the regions we serve to help newly moved families get acquainted with their new locale.

 

If you’re planning to move to Burnaby or you’ve just arrived, we hope the following information will help you get established.

Schools

The Burnaby School District website provides a list of schools in Burnaby with registration information, meal plan program information, and more.

Medical Services

There are numerous clinics in Burnaby (click for a map of clinics in Burnaby), and the hospital closest to Burnaby is Burnaby Hospital:

Burnaby Hospital
3935 Kincaid Street
Burnaby, B.C. V5G 2X6
 
Phone: 604.434.4211
Fax: 604.412.6190

To find more health services in Burnaby, you can use the search function on the Fraser Health website.

Utility Service Providers (Gas/Electric/Cable/Phone)

Fortis BC – Electricity General Inquiries

Toll free:  1-866-436-7847
International:  1-250-368-0690
Fax:  866-540-6732

Fortis BC – Natural Gas Customer Service

Toll free: 1-888-224-2710
International: 1-250-979-4900
Fax: 1-888-224-2720

Fortis BC Website: http://www.fortisbc.com

 

BC Hydro – Electricity Customer Services

Greater Vancouver: 604-224-9376
Other Areas: 1-800-224-9376

BC Hydro Website: https://www.bchydro.com/

 

Shaw Home Phone -Sales & Customer Care

Local: 604-629-8888
Toll Free: 1-866-684-7487

Shaw Internet – Sales & Customer Care

Local: 604-629-8888
Technical Support: 604-629-3000

Shaw Television – Sales & Customer Care

Local: 604-629-8888
Mandarin/Cantonese: 604-629-8882

 

Telus Mobility – Phone

Canada toll-free: 1-866-558-2273
Vancouver: 604-291-2355

Telus Home Phone & Internet

Within Alberta and BC: 604-310-2255

Telus TV and Satellite TV

Within Alberta & BC: 604-310-6988

 

Local Newspapers

The Province Website: http://www.theprovince.com/index.html

The Province Home Delivery, Subscription and Retail Single Copy Inquiries

Customer care centre & 24-Hour automated service: 604-605-7381

Fax: 604-605-2914

Outside Lower Mainland: 1-800-663-2662

Email: subscribe@theprovince.com

 

The Burnaby Now Website -http://www.burnabynow.com/index.html

Burnaby Now -  General Inquiries

Local: 604-444-3451

Fax: 604-444-3460

For delivery issues (stop/start, or general inquires) please call 604-444-3451 or email distribution@burnabynow.com

 

Other Resources

TRAC Tenant Resource & Advisory Centre

http://www.tenants.bc.ca/main/

 

The City of Burnaby Website

http://www.burnaby.ca/Home.html

 

Meet-up Groups for New Residents in Burnaby

http://meeting-new-people.meetup.com/cities/ca/bc/burnaby/

 

The Welcome Wagon

http://www.welcomewagon.ca/