The Public Information Service provides public information on legislation and rules issued by the Government of the Netherlands.

If you cannot find the information you are looking for on our website, feel free to contact the Public Information Service of the Government of the Netherlands by telephone or by email with your inquiry.

  • By telephone
    Inside the Netherlands: 1400 (local rates)
    Outside the Netherlands please call +31 77 4656767 (regular call charges apply.) The Public Information Service line is open on weekdays from 08.00 to 20.00 hrs. In case your question cannot be answered immediately, you will be referred to another government agency. 
  • By email
    Please use the
    contact form on our website. We will try to answer your question within two working days.

Information for entrepreneurs and businesses

The website Answers for Business offers specific information for entrepreneurs and businesses on subsidies, rules and permits.

Questions and observations

Great care is taken to provide information that is as complete, correct, topical and accessible as possible on this site. We strive to keep the site as complete and user-friendly as possible. The site is constantly in development.

Questions, comments and suggestions about the functioning and design of the site can be submitted via the contact form.


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