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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 Zeist.

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

You can apply for an Attestatie de vita (certificate of life) from the municipality where you live and are registered. You can only make the application yourself. Someone else cannot do it for you. 

Making an appointment with the municipality

Important: you must sign the certificate of life at the counter, in the presence of an official. You must make an appointment online for this.

Questions about this topic?

Contact the Municipality of Zeist

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Last updated on 22 September 2022