Coronavirus in The Hague

The municipality is taking measures to contain the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19) to protect its customers, visitors and employees. Do you have an appointment at the municipality? Come alone or take only 1 person with you if it is really necessary and wear a face mask inside.

More about the coronavirus


  • Parking

    Parking permits, register and deregister visitors, parking in the city, company parking, payment and fines.

  • Waste and recycling

    Household waste, household waste calendar, Afvalpas, separating waste, bulky waste, garden waste and company waste.

  • Passport and identity card

    Apply for or renew your Dutch passport or identity card.

  • Certificates and official documents

    Apply for (or convert) certificates, extracts and official documents such as a Certificate of Good Conduct (VOG) and personal information in BRP.

  • Taxes

    Municipal taxes, paying taxes, refunds, contesting taxes, property value, dog tax, contact.

  • Moving and immigration

    Report your move, proof of occupancy, moving from abroad, alternative address, address investigation, settling in The Hague, work and housing.

  • Care and support

    Social Support Act (WMO), request care and assistance, service points, adaptation to house, wheelchair, mobility scooter, caregivers, legal assistance.

  • Permits and exemptions

    Arrange permits and exemptions for parking, building and renovation, and events.

  • Marriage and partnership

    Marriage, unmarried partnership and wedding venues.

  • Driving licence

    Apply for and renew a driving licence, exchange a foreign driving licence.

  • Integration and naturalisation

    Integration, naturalisation, applying for Dutch citizenship. Living and working in the Netherlands. Status holders.

  • Subsidies

    Subsidy for activities, 'green roofs' and sponsorship for student clubs.

  • Death

    Arrange a funeral or cremation. Death certificate, cemeteries.

  • Birth and adoption

    Register a birth, paternity, acknowledgment of parenthood, adoption.

  • Divorce and termination of unmarried partnership

    Divorce certificate, registering a divorce, termination of unmarried partnership.

In the city

  • Introducing The Hague

    Statistics on The Hague, seat of government, a royal city, history of The Hague, special days.

  • Getting there and around

    Public transport, parking, road maintenance, cycling in The Hague, getting downtown and to Scheveningen.

  • Sport

    Swimming pools, sport rentals, sporting facilities, sporting events, disabled sports, swimming lessons.

  • Nature and environment

    CO2 neutral city, the green city, sustainability, water and the city, dogs and animals.

  • Education and childcare

    Studying in The Hague, childcare and playschools, education in the Netherlands, international schools in The Hague, language courses.

  • Health care

    Public Health Department (GGD Haaglanden), emergencies, children's health care, special health care assistance

  • Leisure

    Outdoor markets, bookstores and libraries, theatres, sports, fun on Scheveningen beach.

  • Safety

    Camera surveillance, alcohol and cannabis bans, reporting crime, lost and found items, domestic violence, municipal enforcers.

  • Events

    Events in The Hague suitable for an English-speaking audience.

  • Business

    Networking and contact information, Local Business Counter, Impact Economy Programme.

  • International The Hague

    City of Peace and Justice, innovating peace and justice, business location, International Zone, Directorate of International Affairs.

  • News

    The latest news about the city of The Hague.

Municipality of The Hague

  • Municipal Council

    Council members, meeting schedule, video streams, Council Committees, get involved.

  • Municipal Executive

    Mayor and aldermen, decisions by the Municipal Executive, official documents, press room.

  • Municipal organisation

    Municipal departments, City Hall, Atrium City Hall.

  • Welcome to The Hague

    Welcome to the Netherlands and welcome to The Hague. Information to get you started so that you can quickly feel at home here.

  • Elections

    Elections, Dutch voters abroad.

  • Coronavirus (English page)

    Coronavirus, current information, changes in services, information for businesses.