Identity Card Renewal - Adult

Overview

You can renew your Dutch identity card if:

  • you are a Dutch national aged 18 years or over;
  • and you hold a valid or less than 2 years expired Dutch passport or Dutch identity card.

If you are a Dutch national living in one of the countries listed below, you can apply for an identity card at the Dutch Embassy in that country. If you are visiting the Netherlands, you can also apply for an identity card at a number of Dutch border municipalities and at the Haarlemmermeer municipal desk at Schiphol Airport (Departure terminal 1), but only if you live in one of the countries listed below:

  1. Turkey
  2. Greece
  3. Germany
  4. Switzerland
  5. Hungary
  6. Romania
  7. Ireland
  8. Finland
  9. Denmark
  10. Portugal
  11. Slovenia
  12. United Kingdom
  13. Luxembourg
  14. Spain
  15. Cyprus
  16. Norway
  17. France
  18. Czech Republic
  19. Italy
  20. Bulgaria
  21. Sweden
  22. Malta
  23. Austria
  24. Poland

Please note that this service is only available at our Edinburgh Visa Application Centre at:

1 Rennie’s Isle, Leith,

Edinburgh EH6 6QT

As part of a pilot to improve consular services for Dutch nationals abroad this service is available at our Edinburgh Visa Application Centre until 31 July 2017.

For information and enquiries relating to the requirements, please visit the website of the Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in London.

Once you have obtained the required documents and are ready to submit your application, you can schedule an appointment, click here.

For assistance and enquiries relating to scheduling an appointment, please click here.

Fees

Please Note: There is a service charge of 24.00 (inclusive of VAT) per application in addition to the fees below payable by all applicants

Category Renewal Fee in Euros Renewal Fee in GBP
Dutch Identity Card > 18 years old 115.58 Click here

  • The Special Delivery facility for the return of identity cards is available at a fee of £14.95 (Inclusive of VAT) per application. This is an optional service. Royal Mail envelopes will not be accepted.
  • The SMS facility for updates on your application is available at a fee of £1.95 (Inclusive of VAT) per application. This is an optional service.

Documents Required

To ascertain the Documents Required, please click Here.

To ascertain the Photo Specifications, please click Here.

For Dutch language please click Here.

For information on renewing your Dutch passport in the UK, please click here.

Processing Time

It takes an average of three weeks to process an application. You may be asked to provide additional documents once you have submitted your application. In that case, processing may take four to eight weeks.

Please click Here to track your application.

For Dutch language please click Here.

Download Forms

To download the application form (only available in Dutch) please click here.

Click here for the English guide of the application form.

For Dutch language please click Here.