The Permanent Representation of the Kingdom of the Netherlands to the European Union (NL PermRep) promotes the Dutch interests in the European Union (EU). Our team consists of people from practically all ministries and other branches of the Dutch government, united in one building and one organisation in Brussels.
Speech by Minister Stef Blok for EU member states ambassadors
16-05-2018 | 15:00
Wednesday May 16, Minister of Foreign Affairs Stef Blok held a speech in The Hague for the ambassadors of EU member states. See...
Policy event: Post-2020 CO2 standards for cars and vans
16-05-2018 | 11:00
The Permanent Representations to the EU of the Netherlands, the French Republic and the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg have the...
As long as there is no solution for the brexit costs, the Netherlands has to keep its rebate
02-05-2018 | 11:08
Today the European Commission presents its proposal for the new multi-annual budget. An important moment: it will determine...
26-10-2017 | 00:00
As of 26 October The Netherlands has a new government consisting of VVD, CDA, D66 and the Christian Union. Please click this...
Brussels attacks: Netherlands stands side by side with Belgium
22-03-2016 | 00:00
Following a number of attacks in Brussels on Tuesday morning, Prime Minister Mark Rutte and Minister of Foreign Affairs Bert...
Travellers can reach foreign ministry 24/7 at +31 247 247 247
13-01-2016 | 00:00
Foreign minister Bert Koenders and travel expert Floortje Dessing have launched a new central helpline for travellers. The...
“Today, an agreement has been reached about risk reduction for European banks. Recently I’ve urged for stricter requirements in the #BankingUnion. I am glad this has become visible in the agreement.” @WBHoekstra #ECOFIN
Vandaag is een akkoord bereikt over vermindering van risico’s bij Europese banken. Het verkleint de kans dat de overheid een bank moet redden. Afgelopen tijd heb ik me ingezet voor strenge eisen in de Europese #Bankenunie. Ik ben blij dat dat in het akkoord zichtbaar is geworden.