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Applying for a second passport in the Netherlands

Are you a citizen of the Netherlands and do you need an additional Dutch passport for your travels? You can apply for one from the municipality where you live. However, additional passports are subject to conditions.

This is how it works for you

Your (future) place of residence falls under:

Here is some information from your municipality.

Apply for a second or business passport

Do you often travel abroad? Then you can apply for a business passport or second passport. Apply for the travel document in person at the municipality where you live. You can collect the travel document after 6 working days.


If you often go abroad, you may need a business passport or second passport. Which one you need depends on your situation.

A business passport has 66 pages instead of 34. This gives you more space for visas and stamps.

A second passport may be required if:

  • you often visit countries that are in conflict with each other
  • your passport is often at the embassy for a visa application, while you want to make another trip

Questions about this topic?

Contact the Municipality of Goeree-Overflakkee

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Last updated on 27 September 2022