• Parking

    Parking permits, number plate parking, parking in The Hague, Park-and-Ride, paid parking and fines.

  • Certificates and official documents

    Applying for certificates, extracts and official documents such as a BRP extract or a Certificate of Good Conduct. Translating foreign documents.

  • Care and support

    Social Support Act (WMO), Ooievaarspas (reduction card), reserve or cancel the Taxibus.

  • Moving and immigration

    Report your move, proof of occupancy, moving to The Hague from abroad, housing and work. Resources for expats.

  • Waste and recycling

    Putting out your waste, household waste calendar, separating waste, report a full or broken rubbish container.

  • Driving licence

    Exchange a foreign driving licence, first-time application, add extra categories, renew a licence, Medical Statement.

  • Municipal taxes

    Paying taxes, contesting taxes, waste tax, dog tax, sufferance tax, property tax and more.

  • Marriage and partnership

    Arrange a marriage, unmarried partnership, wedding venues, indicate your surname, divorce.

  • Divorce and termination of unmarried partnership

    Termination of marriage, termination of unmarried partnership, certificates.

  • Birth and adoption

    Birth certificate, Acknowledgement of Parenthood, choosing a surname, adoption.

  • Death

    Arranging a funeral, register a death, death certificate, cemeteries.

  • Integration and naturalisation

    Integration, applying for Dutch citizenship, desk for EU migrant workers, status holders

  • Subsidies

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

  • Permits and exemptions

    Housing and building products, use of public roads, exemption for environmental zone and traffic bollards, converting a house into rental rooms.

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, cycling in The Hague, getting downtown and to Scheveningen.

  • Swimming

    Swimming pools, sport webshop, outdoor swimming, sport-info-line.

  • 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

    Hospitals and clinics, Public Health Department, emergencies, doctors and dentists, children's health care, health insurance and more.

  • Safety

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

  • Leisure

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

  • Events

    Events in The Hague suitable for a non Dutch-speaking public.

  • Business

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

  • International The Hague

    International Zone, international and European organisations, City of Peace and Justice, Department of International Affairs.

  • News

    The latest news about the city of The Hague.

Municipality of The Hague

  • Municipal organisation

    The Hague Municipal Council, Municipal Executive, Atrium City Hall, Elections Unit.

  • 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.

  • The Hague International Centre

    The Hague International Centre (THIC) is the Expat Desk for international staff and their families in Delft, The Hague, Leidschendam-Voorburg, Rijswijk and Wassenaar.

  • Elections

    Municipal elections, Dutch voters abroad, Elections Unit.