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Applying for an Attestatie de vita (certificate of life) in the Netherlands

Does an organisation outside the Netherlands (e.g. a pension fund) need proof that you are alive? Then you need an Attestatie de vita (certificate of life). You can apply for this at your municipality.

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

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

Municipality of Groningen: Applying for an Attestatie de vita (certificate of life)

You apply for an Attestation de vita at the municipality where you live and are registered. You can only do the application yourself. Someone else cannot do this for you. You must make an appointment with the municipality to apply for an Attestation de vita.

Make an appointment with the municipality

Online:

Using the online contact form to make an appointment

By telephone:

14 050 (shortened number)

Questions about this topic?

Contact the Municipality of Groningen

Last updated on 22 September 2022