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Applying for a new passport or renewing your old one in the Netherlands

Do you want to apply for a new passport or renew your old one? The application process depends on where you hold citizenship and where you live.

This is how it works for you

Your (future) place of residence falls under:
Informatie:

Here is some information from your municipality.

Applying for a new passport or renewing your old one

Please note: you can only apply for a new Dutch passport or renew your old one if you live in the Netherlands and are registered with a municipality.

Do you have Dutch nationality, but no fixed place of residence? Then you can contact a Dutch border municipality to apply for a new passport or to renew your old one.

You can apply for your passport at the municipality where you live. Make an appointment for this. The passport is valid for 10 years for persons over 18 years of age. Previously this was 5 years. For persons under the age of 18, a passport is valid for 5 years.

Questions about this topic?

Contact the Municipality of Steenwijkerland