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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 Hilvarenbeek.

Municipality of Hilvarenbeek: Registering a birth

Notify the municipality of the birth of the child immediately. This is possible:

  • Online
    You both need DigiD for this.
  • At the counter

You can make an appointment for this at


Contact details are not yet available for your municipality.

Questions about this topic?

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Last updated on 22 September 2022