Extract of the last will and testament
This document mentions what you stated in writing in your last will and testament request. It is also called a ‘burial mode declaration’. You can apply for it online.
How do you register your last will and testament?
You can decide what happens to your body after you die (cremation or burial). You register your choice with the city.
Who can request the extract?
Anyone can obtain an extract of any civil status record.
How do you request an extract?
Free of charge.
When will you get the document?
- If you apply yourself using your electronic identity card
You usually receive the document immediately in your mailbox.
- If you apply for someone else using your electronic identity card
You will receive the document in your mailbox after verification.
- If you apply without using your electronic identity card
You will receive the document after about five working days at your official address.
Document for abroad
To use the document abroad, it may need to be legalised in some cases.