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Applying for an Attestatie de vita (Certificate of life) in the Netherlands

The Attestatie de vita is a document that you can use outside the Netherlands to prove that you are alive. Some organizations, such as a pension fund, may request you to produce this document. In the Netherlands you can use the document Bewijs van in leven zijn (Proof of being alive) for the same purpose.

The Attestation de vita is a document in French and Dutch for international use.

Do you need to use such a proof in the Netherlands? Then you need to apply for the document Bewijs van in leven zijn (Proof of being alive).

You can request both documents from your municipality of residence.

This is how it works for you

Your (future) place of residence falls under:
Informatie:

Here is some information from your municipality.

Municipality of Stichtse Vecht: Applying for an Attestatie de vita (Certificate of life)

Apply for a certificate of life

There are 3 ways to apply:

  • Online with DigiD
  • In person at the front desk. You will receive the certificate immediately. Please make an appointment for this. You cannot come by without an appointment
  • Authorize someone. You can authorize someone to collect your certificate of life by completing, printing and signing the authorization form.

Apply for an attestatie de vita

This can only be done in person at the front desk. You will be given the certificate immediately. You have to make an appointment for this. You cannot come by without an appointment.

  • Certificate of life: € 12.00 
  • Attestatie de Vita: € 15.70

You will receive the certificate immediately.

Questions about this topic?

Contact the Municipality of Stichtse Vecht

Visiting address

Endelhovenlaan 1

3601GR Maarssen

Opening hours
Monday
8:30 - 17:00
Tuesday
8:30 - 17:00
Wednesday
8:30 - 17:00
Thursday
8:30 - 17:00
Friday
8:30 - 17:00
Saturday
Closed
Sunday
Closed
Last updated on 22 September 2022