Naturalisation

  • Apply for Dutch nationality (naturalisation)

    Do you live in The Hague and would you like to obtain Dutch nationality? Then you can apply for naturalisation at the municipality.

  • Naturalisation ceremony

    Will you be getting Dutch nationality through naturalisation or the option application? Then you will pronounce the Declaration of Solidarity during the naturalisation ceremony. The naturalisation ceremony is currently not being held due to the coronavirus. The declaration is now being done in writing.

  • Naturalisation process briefly explained

    Have you applied for naturalisation at the municipality because you would like to get Dutch nationality? This is what will happen with your application.

  • Apply for Dutch nationality through an option procedure

    The option procedure is a simple way of obtaining Dutch nationality. You will need to belong to a certain, legally determined group.

  • Remigration, renounce Dutch nationality

    Are you returning to your country of birth and do you have both Dutch nationality and another nationality? Then you must renounce your Dutch nationality if you qualify for a remigration benefit.