Relocation Basics

​Now is the time for your business to discover Pittsburgh.

Join Google, Seagate, RAND and a growing list of other companies that have recently relocated or opened additional offices in the area. What's the attraction? Within a two-hour flight of 70% of North America, the Pittsburgh region is easy to access. The area also offers cost effectiveness in business space rental and purchase prices, salaries and energy costs.

Moving + Storage Companies

Whether you need to move long distance or within the city, Pittsburgh offers a variety of options for moving. Search VisitPittsburgh's Moving + Storage partner listings.

Cable, Utilities + Internet

Pennsylvania consumers can choose their local telephone carrier, natural gas supplier and electric supplier. Go to Pennsylvania Utility Choice to learn how to shop for providers, calculate potential savings online, receive answers to frequently asked questions, get pricing information and learn about the basic consumer protections.

For commercial consumers, the Pittsburgh Regional Alliance offers a listing of providers for electricnatural gas and local telephone providers.

Relocation Assistance Firms

From helping you to select a neighborhood or find a home to locating a school for your children or a job for your partner, relocation firms offer insight and information that can be extremely helpful. To find a firm, go to VisitPittsburgh's Relocation Directory for listings. Also, check out  Getting to the Point, Inc. and Moderna Relocation for customized relocation services.

Vehicle Registration

All new residents with out-of-state, non-commercial driver's licenses must obtain a PA Driver's License within 60 days of establishing Pennsylvania residency. Also, new residents are required to make application for Pennsylvania vehicle title and registration within 20 days of establishing residency in Pennsylvania.

External Relocation Services Resources

Pennsylvania Utility Choice

The Utility Choice Program helps to educate consumers about the benefits of competition. Pennsylvanians can choose their local telephone carrier, natural gas supplier and electricity supplier. Consumers can learn how to shop; calculate potential savings online; receive answers to frequently asked questions; get pricing information; and learn about the basic consumer protections.

Getting to the Point, Inc.

Local relocation services company.

Moderna Relocation

Smooth relocation for expats and newcomers to Pittsburgh. Steadfast support for pre-visit orientation and settling-in. Assist house and apartment search. Women's support net.

PA Department of Motor Vehicles

PA Department of Motor Vehicles website, with information on driver's licenses and vehicle registration for new PA residents.

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