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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.

Applying to get married in the Netherlands

To make your relationship official, you can get married or enter into a civil partnership. In both cases, you must first report an intended marriage or intended partnership. That used to be called 'betrothal'.

Questions about this topic?

Contact the Municipality of Utrecht

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Last updated on 21 September 2022