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Applying to get married in the Netherlands

Are you planning to get married? If you intend to get married, you must notify the municipality of this at least 2 weeks and not more than 1 year before the wedding.

This is how it works for you

Your (future) place of residence falls under:

Here is some information from your municipality.


If you want to get married, you need to notify the municipality where you want to marry at least two weeks in advance, and preferably earlier. In the past, this was known as 'publishing the banns'. You can register your forthcoming marriage by making an appointment with the Public Affairs Department in Didam or online.

Questions about this topic?

Contact the Municipality of Montferland

Last updated on 21 September 2022