There are several ways to contact the Netherlands Defence organisation.

Questions from the public

Do you have a question or a comment about the Defence organisation? Your question will be answered by the Public Information Service, the government's central organisation for dealing with questions from the public.

  • Please send an e-mail using the contact form.
  • Telephone: 1400 from within the Netherlands, or +31 70 214 02 14 from abroad (on weekdays from 8.00 - 20.00)

Press information

Press information (only for press and other media)
Telephone: +31 (0)70 318 88 88


You can write to us at:

Netherlands Ministry of Defence
P.O. Box 20701
2500 ES The Hague

Address for visitors:

Plein 4
2511 CR The Hague

General telephone number: +31 (0)70 318 81 88

You must carry a valid proof of identity.