Anyone working on the Dutch Continental Shelf for example on a drilling platform or on board a supply vessel, is covered by Dutch social security legislation. Since January 2012, employees on the DCS have enjoyed the same entitlements as employees on Dutch soil and can claim the same benefits. They also fall under Dutch employment law.
Foreign self-employed persons on Dutch Continental Shelf insured under Dutch national social security legislation
08-01-2013 | 10:22
As of January 1, 2013, self-employed persons living abroad and working on the Dutch Continental Shelf are insured under Dutch...
Social security system to be extended to employees on Dutch Continental Shelf
09-03-2010 | 09:50
The Dutch social security system is about to be extended to cover employees living abroad who work on the Dutch Continental...