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Registering a birth in the Netherlands

If you have just had a new baby, you must register the birth. This applies to all children born in the Netherlands. You must register the birth within 3 days in the municipality where they were born. The mother, father or the mother's female partner (duomoeder) can register the birth.

This is how it works in your (future) place of residence

Your (future) place of residence falls under the Municipality of Deventer.

Municipality of Deventer: Registering a birth

Inform the municipality of the birth of your child. You can book an appointment for this. From outside the Netherlands you can call +31 570 69 39 11. From the Netherlands the number is 14 0570.

Questions about this topic?

Contact the Municipality of Deventer

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Last updated on 22 September 2022