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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 Nieuwkoop.

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

Does Your pension fund or another paying agency ask for proof that you are alive? Then You can request proof of being alive. The proof of being alive is only for use in the Netherlands.

If You need proof for abroad, You will need an Attestation de Vita. You can only request an Attestation de Vita in person from the municipality.

Questions about this topic?

Contact the Municipality of Nieuwkoop

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Last updated on 22 September 2022