Viewing data in the Basisregistratie Personen (BRP)
To find out how your name, date of birth and other personal details appear in the Basisregistratie Personen – BRP (Personal Records Database), you can view the information held about you. If you have children under the age of 18, you can also view the information held about them. The same applies for any children for whom you have parental authority.
Last updated 6 october 2021
Viewing personal data in the BRP
To view your own personal data in the BRP, log in to MijnOverheid.nl or contact your municipality.
Authorising someone else to view your data in the BRP
If you want someone else to be able to view your data on your behalf, you can apply to the municipality to have them authorised. This is not necessary if a guardian has been appointed to regulate your personal welfare and your property and financial affairs. Your guardian will be authorised automatically.
Rectifying incorrect information in the BRP
If any of the data held on you in the BRP is incorrect, contact your municipality to correct it.
Laws and regulations (in Dutch)
- Act on the Basic Registration of Persons, Articles 2.55, 2.58 and 2.81
- General Data Processing Regulation: Articles 15, 16 and 17