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Notifying the municipality when you move home

Are you moving home within the Netherlands? If so, notify the new municipality where you are going to live of your move. The new municipality will register you at your new address. You do not need to deregister from your old municipality.

This is how it works for you

Your (future) place of residence falls under:

Here is some information from your municipality.

Municipality of Maastricht: Notifying the municipality when you move home

Please note. You can only report your move if you live in the Netherlands and are registered with a municipality.

Moving to or from abroad

Are you moving abroad? Click on moving abroad.

Are you moving to Maastricht from abroad? Go to First registration in the Netherlands or (for foreign students) Registering foreign students.

Registering your move


Log in with DigiD and submit your move online.

By e-mail

Sometimes it is not possible to report your move online with DigiD. For example, because the new address is coded. You can then report your move without DigiD:

Download the declaration form, fill it in and sign it. 
Enclose a copy of your valid identity document.
When moving to a rental property: enclose a copy of your rental contract (full contract, signed by you and the landlord).

Send all documents by email to or by post to:

Municipality of Maastricht Municipal Office
P.O. Box 1992
6201 BZ Maastricht

Questions about this topic?

Contact the Municipality of Maastricht

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Last updated on 22 September 2022