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Applying for a copy of a birth certificate in the Netherlands

Do you want a copy of your birth certificate (geboorteakte)? You will need it, for example, if an organisation asks for it. You can request an official copy (afschrift), extract (uittreksel) or a multilingual international extract (meertalig internationaal uittreksel).

This is how it works in your (future) place of residence

Your (future) place of residence falls under the Municipality of Best.

Municipality of Best: Applying for a copy of a birth certificate

Best municipality offers only Dutch-language information on this subject. If you have any questions after reading the general information, please phone or email us.

Questions about this topic?

Contact the Municipality of Best

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Last updated on 26 September 2022