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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 Molenlanden.

Municipality of Molenlanden: Registering a birth

The birth of your child. You can do so:

You can book an appointment for this. 

Telephone +31 (0)88 75 15 000

Please do not forget to bring a declaration signed by the midwife or doctor.

Questions about this topic?

Contact the Municipality of Molenlanden

Last updated on 22 September 2022