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Registering a death in the Netherlands

Would you like to report the death of a loved one or someone else? Usually the funeral director will declare the death, but you can also do this yourself. This should be done at the municipality where your loved one died.

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 death

If someone has died, a death certificate must be filed in the municipality in which the person died. Consult with your funeral director about who is reporting. Usually this is done by the undertaker. You can also do it yourself. Do this within 6 days of death.

Questions about this topic?

Contact the Municipality of Laarbeek