The Puget Sound Personal Property Office has provided the following information and suggestions to
make your move a successful one:
MOVEMENT OF HOUSEHOLD GOODS
The prospect of living in various parts of the United States and overseas is one of the features that makes a military career an educational, exciting adventure for the whole family. Unfortunately, we must also endure the disruptive and sometimes frustrating experience of moving. The purpose of this letter and the other information contained in this packet is to help you understand and plan for a smoother and less disruptive move. The Personal Property Office is responsible for the paperwork for movement of your items. However, your preparation will play a large part in making your move a successful one. Please read the information in this packet carefully; it will pay dividends to you throughout your move.
Your first step after receiving your orders is to access the Defense Personal Property System (DPS) on-line application found at www.miove.mil . This is available for military service members only and will allow you to counsel yourself via the Internet. Only after you have accessed DPS via the internet