On-street loading bay

For businesses it is often difficult to load and unload on streets where many people park. Apply for a loading bay. Vehicles may stand on this spot to load and unload goods right away.

Required when request

Apply for a loading bay with the Loading bay application form. Include the following documents:

  • a site assessment (situatietekening)
  • indication of required loading and unloading times
    Loading bay application form (Dutch) (PDF, 101,6 kB)

    Send the completed form and attachments to:

    Gemeente Den Haag
    Dienst Stadsbeheer
    Afdeling Vergunningen en Handhaving
    Postbus 12 651
    2500 DP Den Haag
    Or send an email to: vergunningendl@denhaag.nl

    A loading bay will be put into operation for certain days and times.


    The application for a loading bay will be reviewed and investigated carefully. The size of the loading bay and duration it is needed will be part of this investigation. The Haaglanden Police and road maintenance authority of the city district will research where the loading bay should be placed.

    For whom?

    Anyone who wants to load and unload goods may apply for a loading bay.



    How long does it take?

    The procedure takes 2 to 3 months.