If you move to the Netherlands from abroad for 4 months or longer, you must register with the Personal Records Database (BRP) within five days of arrival. This rule applies to both European and non-European citizens. You will receive a Citizen Service Number (Burgerservicenummer - BSN) at the appointment. The ECL facilitates registrations for the municipalities of LeidenKatwijk, Leiderdorp, Oegstgeest, Voorschoten and Zoeterwoude.

To register with the Municipality at the Expat Centre Leiden, please make an appointment.