Information from the Government of the Netherlands
Requirements for photos
Photos for passports, identity cards and driving licences must meet certain requirements.
Travelling with minors
Do you intend to travel outside the Netherlands with a child over whom you do not have parental authority? Please use this consent letter.
Expo 2025 Osaka: design of the Netherlands Pavilion unveiled
05-06-2023 | 16:10
The Netherlands has announced its participation in Expo 2025 Osaka, Kansai, Japan. The Netherlands Pavilion is unique in that it ...
Netherlands leads the way in Europe with bill for the Minimum Tax Rate Act 2024 (implementing ‘Pillar Two’)
31-05-2023 | 16:23
The bill for the proposed Minimum Tax Rate Act 2024 was presented today to the House of Representatives of the Dutch parliament. ...
Measures in women’s prisons after inspection report Nieuwersluis PI
31-05-2023 | 13:00
Minister for Legal Protection Franc Weerwind and the Custodial Institutions Agency (DJI) are taking measures to tackle ...
Africa Strategy: government presents integrated approach to cooperation with Africa
31-05-2023 | 11:26
The Netherlands is sharpening the focus of its collaboration with Africa by investing more, more specifically, and more ...
Threat assessment NCTV: terrorist threat to the Netherlands increased
30-05-2023 | 16:00
The terrorist threat for the Netherlands has increased over the past half year. There are increasingly more signals that jihadist ...
Highlights of a year of feminist foreign policy
30-05-2023 | 10:30
The Netherlands seeks to reduce inequality, and it is committed to promoting the equality of men, women and LGBTIQ+ people all ...