With an ID card, you can travel throughout Europe. For other countries, you will need a passport. Anyone with Dutch nationality can request a Dutch passport and a Dutch ID card. Requesting and collecting a passport or ID card can only be made by appointment.
You can collect your new passport or ID card after 5 working days. Does this take too long? Please contact us by 14 0492, and we will schedule an appointment with you in the emergency calendar. If you request the emergency procedure before 14:00, you will have your passport or ID card within 1 business day. An urgent request will incur additional costs.
You can report the loss to the city hall. This can be done simultaneously with the request for your new travel document. For this, make an appointment online (via the links below) or contact us at 14 0492. Declaration by the police is not necessary.
To request a passport or ID card:
Children need their own passport or ID card to travel abroad. Children from 14 years old must be able to identify themselves in the Netherlands. The child must be present personally at the appointment. From 12 years old, children may request an ID card. Both parents or guardians must give their permission in order to apply for a passport for children under the age of 18. There are two possibilities for this:
The costs for a Dutch passport are € 52,00 (for persons up to 18 years) and € 65,30 (for people aged 18 and over).
The costs for a Dutch ID card card are € 29,05 (for persons up to 18 years) and € 51,05 (for people aged 18 and over). When you need your passport or ID card urgently, it costs € 47,55 extra (rates 2018).
After 5 business days, you can collect your passport or ID card. You have 3 months to get your passport or ID card.