New Baby Checklist

Read our new baby checklist below to make sure you have all the baby essentials you need before baby arrives.

Your New Baby Shopping Checklist

For You

  • Your Birth Plan
  • Hospital notes (if you have them)
  • Change for car park, and money for snacks and telephones
  • Some snacks and water for during labour
  • Nightie (x2)
  • Dressing gown and slippers
  • A watch with a second hand
  • Tens machine (if using one)
  • Toiletries
  • Maxi sanitary pads
  • Nursing bras
  • Breast pads
  • Going home outfit (loose and comfortable)

For Baby

  • Newborn Nappies
  • Cotton Wool
  • Nappy Sacks
  • 3x Babygrow
  • 3x Vests
  • Going home outfit
  • Scratch mits
  • Baby hat
  • 2x Cot Blankets
  • 2x Milk feeding bibs
  • Car seat

Back at Home

  • Breast Pump
  • Milk Storage Lids
  • Steriliser
  • Bottles
  • Baby Monitor