How does the embassy take care of your personal data?

In accordance with the new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), which entered into force on 25 May 2018, the embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands hereby requests your permission to record your contact details in order to invite you to future events such as workshops, conferences and King’s Day celebrations.

The embassy will retain your contact details for a period of five years. If you have not been contacted during this period (with regard to meetings, event invitations/participation, etc.) the embassy will delete your contact details.

Your contact details will be used only to invite you to events organised by the embassy. Your contact details will be shared with third parties only when necessary for your participation in an event.

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs’ privacy statement can be read here. The statement includes the contact details of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs’ Data Protection Officer.