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When you register, please bring the following documents:
Ask for an appointment at Town Hall for registration from abroad (vestiging buitenland).
When you call to make an appointment, please ask to have sent the registration form to you. This way you can fill in the form in advance.
It is also important that you deregister when you leave the Netherlands.
This text is published on a Dutch based website. Therefore Dutch wording is used.
Registration is free of charge
When you arrive from abroad, you have to apply for registration in the Municipal Personal Records Database (BRP) within five days. You have to register yourself and your family (if applicable) at the Civil Affairs Department at Town Hall. Adults and minors must apply in person. Please make an appointment to do so.
You need this number when you open a bank account or take out health insurance.