Ministry: Ministry of Economic Affairs

This ministry contains 5 sections.


For questions, remarks and suggestions about the Ministry of Economic Affairs please fill out the contact form. Your questions will be dealt with by the Public Information Service of the Government of the Netherlands.
The Public Information Service can also be reached on working days between 8 a.m. and 8 p.m. Phone numbers:

  • within the Netherlands: 1400 (local rates)
  • from abroad: +31 77 465 67 67

Visiting address

Ministry of Economic Affairs
Bezuidenhoutseweg 73
2594 AC The Hague
Telephone number: (+) 31 70 379 8911

Postal address

PO Box 20401
2500 EK The Hague
The Netherlands

Telephone complaints line for goods

For complaints about food, hygiene or consumer products call the Ministry’s Food and Consumer Product Safety Authority at 0800-0488, 24 hours a day. Calls are free.

Help Desk for National Service for the Implementation of Regulations (DR Loket)

Farmers and others working in the agricultural sector can call this Help Desk with their questions at 0800 – 22 333 22.
This Help Desk (DR Loket) is open on working days from 8.30 to 16.30 hours. You can also use the email form. 

How to find us:

Directions to Bezuidenhoutseweg 73

By train:
Bezuidenhoutseweg 73 is a short walk (approximately 200m) from The Hague Central Station (Den Haag Centraal). Turn right out of the main station entrance onto the Bezuidenhoutseweg.

By car:
From Amsterdam / Leiden (A44 / N44): follow Den Haag Centrum. At the traffic lights turn left to Voorburg / Leidschendam. Take the first road on the right (Bezuidenhoutseweg).
From Utrecht (A12) / Rotterdam (A13) / Amsterdam (A4): At junction Prins Clausplein follow Voorburg / Den Haag. Take exit 2 Den Haag Centrum. Go straight on at next 2 traffic lights and at the third traffic light turn right (Bezuidenhoutseweg).

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