If you live abroad you will receive voting documents on two separate occasions: around 12 weeks before the election and around 4 weeks before the election. If you have not received some or any of these documents, please contact the Municipality of The Hague.
What voting documents will you need?
- Postal vote certificate, ballot paper envelope and return envelope
The Municipality of The Hague will send these documents to you around 12 weeks before the election.
- Ballot paper and list of candidates
The municipality will send you these documents around 4 weeks before the election. You will receive them by email or post, depending on what you requested when you registered.
If you have not received one or more voting documents, please contact the Municipality of The Hague.
Registering as a Dutch voter abroad
If you haven’t received any voting documents at all, this may mean you are not properly registered as a Dutch voter abroad.
Non-residents Records Database (RNI)
You should also make sure that your correct address details are registered in the Non-residents Records Database (RNI). This will ensure that other government bodies know how to contact you.
If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us.