Can I acquire Dutch nationality and keep my British nationality?

December 24, 2020, 4 pm: The information on this page will possibly be updated in accordance with the partnership between the EU and the UK.

In some cases, you can. If you apply for Dutch nationality through the ‘option procedure’ instead of the naturalisation procedure, it is less likely that the Dutch government will require you to give up your British nationality. 

Marriage or registered partnership with a Dutch national

Are you married to or in a registered partnership with a Dutch national? Then you do not have to give up your British nationality.