On 24 February Russia launched an attack on Ukraine. The Netherlands strongly condemns the Russian attack on Ukraine. It is an act of war for which Russia will pay a heavy price. The Netherlands is in close contact with the EU, NATO and other allies.
When you are new to the Netherlands, there are many things unknown and complex. As long as you have not mastered the Dutch language, it is difficult to find the right information. On this website, you will find relevant information in your own language.
The national measures taken to prevent spread of the new coronavirus are also affecting the Municipality of Oegstgeest’s service provision.
On 29 March 2017 the United Kingdom has announced to withdraw from the European Union. This exit (Brexit) has consequences for British citizens and their family members who wish to continue living in the Netherlands. Brexit will also have consequences for EU entrepreneurs doing business with the UK.