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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 Laarbeek.

Municipality of Laarbeek: Registering a birth

You want to register the birth of your child. Congratulations on the family expansion. You always register the birth with the municipality where your child was born. This can be done digitally from home or in person at the town hall.

Questions about this topic?

Contact the Municipality of Laarbeek

Last updated on 22 September 2022