The Ministry of Infrastructure and Water Management is committed to improving quality of life, access and mobility in a clean, safe and sustainable environment. The Ministry strives to create an efficient network of roads, railways, waterways and airways, effective water management to protect against flooding, and improved air and water quality.
Ministry of Infrastructure and Water Management
Deposit on small plastic bottles to reduce street litter
30-04-2020 | 13:20
1 July 2021 will see the introduction of a deposit on small plastic bottles. This is what State Secretary Stientje van Veldhoven ...
Joining forces to help stranded Dutch travellers; Reporting centre bijzonderebijstandbuitenland.nl
23-03-2020 | 14:00
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the Dutch Association of Insurers, the Dutch Association of Travel Agents and Tour Operators ...
Minister Van Nieuwenhuizen imposes use of cleaner fuel in aviation sector
04-03-2020 | 11:25
Minister Cora van Nieuwenhuizen (Infrastructure and Water Management) wants the Netherlands to play a pioneering role in Europe ...
Cleaner water and free passage for migratory fish in the river Rhine
14-02-2020 | 15:45
New agreements between the Rhine basin countries will boost the riverbanks’ resilience against waterlogging and further improve ...
Minister Van Nieuwenhuizen: re-designing the Netherlands to cope with weather extremes
16-01-2020 | 11:27
Rendering the Netherlands resilient against extreme weather, such as torrential rain and prolonged drought, requires additional ...
The Netherlands takes a seat on the International Maritime Organization Council
29-11-2019 | 11:02
During the International Maritime Organisation (IMO) Assembly, the Netherlands was elected to the IMO Council. For the next two ...