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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 's-Hertogenbosch.

Register a death in the Netherlands

You have to report the death in the municipality in which it occurred. Usually the undertaker or funeral director will arrange this. Family of the deceased person may also do this themselves. Registration of death is free of charge. You pay a fee for a copy of the death certificate.

Registration of death

There are two ways to register a death at the municipality of 's-Hertogenbosch.

Further information

For more information, please contact the municipality of 's-Hertogenbosch via telephone number or WhatsApp +31 73 - 615 51 55 or send an e-mail via the digital contact form.

Questions about this topic?

Contact the Municipality of 's-Hertogenbosch

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