Chelmsford City Council

Change of address

Report a change

You need to tell us if your address changes because you have moved:    

  • into Chelmsford
  • within Chelmsford
  • out of Chelmsford    

To tell us your change of address, you will need:

  • the date of your move
  • details of your old and new address
  • details of who is moving with you

If you’re moving within or out of Chelmsford, you will also need:


If you have already set up an online account, you can also sign in to report your change.


Landlords/Letting agents


Report tenants moving in or out

If you are a landlord or letting agent, you need to tell us if any tenants have moved:    

  • in to your property
  • out of your property
  • both in to and out of your property

To report tenants moving in or out, you will need:

  • the names of the tenants
  • details of the address it relates to
  • the date of their move

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