You must submit a notice of residence to the city or rural municipality government of your place of residence.
A notice of residence can be submitted:
- in the e-population register. You can also view the information and status of the notice of residence you already submitted there in the e-population register.
- by sending a digitally signed e-mail to the city or rural municipality government of your place of residence (to the city district government in Tallinn)
- by sending a regular letter to the city or rural municipality government of your place of residence, adding a copy of the side of your identity document that shows personal data to the notice of residence
- at the city or rural municipality government.
Printable and digitally fillable form of notice of residence is available on the homepage of the Ministry of the Interior.
Entering additional addresses in the population register
If you use several residences permanently, you must select one which is going to be entered as the residential address with legal effect (main residence) to the population register.
Other residences can be submitted to the population register as additional addresses.
You have an obligation pursuant to law to make sure your residence address in the Population Register is correct
When you are changing your residence in Estonia, relocating to a foreign country, or relocating from a foreign country to Estonia, you need to submit a notice of residence to register a new place of residence in the Population Register.