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

The Attestatie de vita is a document that you can use outside the Netherlands to prove that you are alive. Some organizations, such as a pension fund, may request you to produce this document. In the Netherlands you can use the document Bewijs van in leven zijn (Proof of being alive) for the same purpose.

This is how it works for you

Your (future) place of residence falls under:

Here is some information from your municipality.

Municipality of Nunspeet: Applying for an Attestatie de vita (Certificate of life)

​You request an Attestation de vita if a foreign organization needs proof that you are alive. Make an appointment for this. You request this in person so that the civil registrar can establish that you are alive at the time the document is drawn up.

Making an appointment with the municipality


By telephone:


By email:


Questions about this topic?

Contact the Municipality of Nunspeet

Last updated on 22 September 2022