You must deregister from the municipality if you are staying abroad for at least 8 months within 1 year. Even if you move back shortly in between. Report your move abroad online. You need DigiD.
Deregister in person at the City Office
What you should know
If you move abroad you must deregister at the latest 5 days before departure. You can deregister at the earliest 4 weeks before departure.
- Valid identity document, of all family members moving abroad
- Your current and future address
Proof of deregistration
Reporting your relocation is free.