How do I apply for the certificate?
There are 3 ways of applying for the Proof of Dutch Citizenship certificate:
By using the online application form with DigiD (only in Dutch)
Once you have completed the form, you can pay immediately online with iDeal.
First transfer the payment to Publiekszaken DVL/PRS, IBAN nummer: NL25 INGB 0001 0960 58 (of BIC-code INGB NL2A). Fill in, as description, your name and 'Proof of Dutch Citizenship certificate'. Complete the printable application form online (only in Dutch). Print the form, sign it and send it, together with proof of payment and a copy of your identity document to the address on the form. Go to the central government website to see how to safely send a copy of your proof of identity (only in Dutch).
At the counter
Come to the Residents' Plaza, any time between 9 a.m. and 1 p.m. You don't have to make an appointment. Bring your identity document with you and pay by direct debit card (preferable) or in cash.
If you apply at the counter, the certificate will be issued to you there and then. If you request the certificate online, or by post, we will send it to you by post within 5 working days.
What does this certificate cost?
|at the counter or by post||13.50 Euros|