BASIC (08-05)

GN 00312.044 Belgium – Vital Statistics Records

A. Procedure – Birth, Marriage and Death Certificates

1. Office to Contact

Officer of the Civil Register (Officier de l'Etat Civil/Ambtenaar van de Burgerlijke Stand) in the town where the event occurred

The address of the civil registry for a city/commune can usually be found on its website. To find the website, enter the name of the city/commune and “be” for Belgium (e.g. http://www.antwerpen.be/).

2. Fee

5 euros, plus tax (between 1.50 and 2.00 euros).

B. Procedure – Divorce Records

1. Office to Contact

Officer of the Civil Register (Officier de l'Etat Civil/Ambtenaar van de Burgerlijke Stand) in the town where the marriage occurred or the town of last residence in the case of a foreign marriage.

2. Fee

5 euros, plus tax (between 1.50 and 2.00 euros).


To Link to this section - Use this URL:
http://policy.ssa.gov/poms.nsf/lnx/0200312044
GN 00312.044 - Belgium - Vital Statistics Records - 08/26/2005
Batch run: 01/27/2009
Rev:08/26/2005