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Applying for a Verklaring Omtrent het Gedrag (VOG) in the Netherlands

Many jobs in the Netherlands require you to have a Verklaring Omtrent het Gedrag – VOG (certificate of conduct). This also includes volunteer work. Examples are if you are going to work with confidential information or with children. A VOG shows that your behaviour is satisfactory for a new job. You may also need a VOG to apply for a visa or if you want to emigrate to another country.

This is how it works for you

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

Here is some information from your municipality.

Request a Certificate of Good Conduct (VOG)

Questions about this topic?

Contact the Municipality of The Hague

Last updated on 26 September 2022