How is The Hague International Centre affected by the new coronavirus (COVID-19)?

Following advice from Government of the Netherlands, The Hague International Centre will be cancelling its events in April and May. The Centre will also be closed to walk-in visitors until 28 April. Confirmed appointments for registrations will proceed as planned, however, new appointments in combination with IND services will no longer be accepted. You can go to our news page for updates on new measures at the centre. Please continue to send your questions via email.

New developments with regards to operations at The Hague International Centre will be updated on our website. For other questions, please email

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