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The Government.nl website provides information on Dutch central government policy. You can also find the names of the ministers and state secretaries and information on the government’s plans.

Issues on Government.nl

Government.nl is a joint English-language website for all 11 government ministries. The website is managed by the Ministry of General Affairs. The Issues page gives an overview of the various topics on the website.

Documents on Government.nl

Government.nl provides access to various documents in PDF (portable document format). You will need a program to read and print PDF files. These programs are available for various operating systems, like Windows, Mac OS and Linux, and can usually be downloaded for free. An example is Adobe Reader.

Videos on Government.nl

The videos on this website are shown in Flash Video. To view them, you need the Adobe Flash Player program, which you can download for free. If you cannot use Flash Video, alternatives are provided. You can also download the videos in various formats.

The videos are subtitled and audio descriptions are also available. Click on CC in the video player for subtitles or AD to switch on the audio description. You can also view the videos in full screen mode and adjust the volume.

Government.nl newsletters and RSS feeds

If you want to receive up-to-the-minute information about the government, you can subscribe to newsletters and RSS feeds for news items.

Questions and feedback on Government.nl

We aim to keep the information on our website comprehensive, accurate, up to date and user-friendly. The website’s development is a continuous process.

If you have any questions, feedback or suggestions regarding the website, please submit them using the contact form.

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