Report your move

Are you going to move within The Hague or to The Hague? Report your change of address to the municipality online. Are you moving from The Hague to another municipality in the Netherlands? Then you don’t report your change of address here. You only have to report the move to the municipality for your new place of residence.

  • you are moving within The Hague or you are moving to The Hague from another municipality in the Netherlands
  • you are 16 years or older
  • if you are moving to another municipality, you don’t report your change of address in The Hague. You only have to report the move to the municipality for your new place of residence.

Are you reporting the move for somebody else? This is allowed if:

  • you are married/registered partners and you are living at 1 address. You are moving to the same address
  • you are reporting the move for an underage child. You are the parent, guardian or caregiver of the child
  • you are reporting the move for an adult child. Your child is living at your address and is moving to the same address
  • you are reporting the move for a cohabitating parent. Your parent is living at your address and is moving to the same address
  • you are the director of a care facility for people living in a care facility
  • you are the guardian of a person who has been placed under guardianship
  • you have been given authorisation

Report your move on time. You can do this a maximum of 4 weeks before or at the latest 5 days after your move. You can arrange this online or in writing. You will automatically be deregistered from your old address.

You can arrange your change of address online. You need the following information:

  • Your DigiD login information.
  • Proof of your new address, for example a signed purchase deed or rental contract. If you are going to move in with somebody, then you need permission from the main occupant. Read more on the page Begin link: Proof of Occupancy, end link. .
Please note: If you are moving from The Hague to another municipality, you only have to report the move to the municipality for your new place of residence.

Report your move in writing

You do not have DigiD and you would like to report your move in writing? Print out the moving form, complete it and then send it to:

Gemeente Den Haag
DPZ/KCC
Unit Beheer en Verstrekkingen
Afdeling Adreswijziging
Postbus 12620
2500 DL Den Haag

Do not forget to enclose the required documents:

  • a copy of a valid passport, driving licence or identity card
  • a copy of a proof of your new address, for example a signed purchase deed or rental contract. If you are going to move in with somebody, then you need permission from the main occupant (see the page Begin link: Proof of occupancy, end link. )

Moving form

(PDF, 211.7 KB)

Are you having difficulties?

Are you unable to apply online or in writing? Or are there special circumstances? Then you might be able to visit the emergency desk. More information and the conditions can be found under Begin link: City district offices: opening hours and locations, end link. .

  • Are you reporting the change in address between 4 weeks before the move and no more than 5 working days after your move? The municipality will register you on the date you indicated.
  • Are you reporting the change in address later? Then the municipality will register you on the date it received your change of address.

Because it is extremely busy, it can take longer than usual to process your change in address. Anticipate that it can take up to 14 days before your new address is registered in the system.

Also arrange these things for your move

For your move to or within The Hague you may also need to arrange the following:

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