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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 Smallingerland.

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

You can only make the application yourself. It is not possible for someone else to request it for you. You will need to make an appointment with the municipality to request an Attestation de vita. Please bring your ID with you to the appointment.

Make an appointment with the municipality

Online:

www.smallingerland.nl
You will need your DigiD for this

By telephone:

0512-581234

Questions about this topic?

Contact the Municipality of Smallingerland

Visiting address

Last updated on 22 September 2022