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Registering a divorce in the civil registry in the Netherlands

Has a judge has agreed to your divorce (echtscheiding)? Then you and your partner will be sent a copy of the final order (echtscheidingsbeschikking). When does your divorce become final? Once you have registered the final order in the municipality’s civil registry (burgerlijke stand van de gemeente).

This is how it works for you

Your (future) place of residence falls under:

In the municipality of Moerdijk, Registering a divorce falls under Registering the dissolution of a registered partner.

Go to Registering the ending of a civil partnership in the civil registry in the Netherlands

Questions about this topic?

Contact the Municipality of Moerdijk