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Municipality of The Hague: applying for a second passport

Please note: you can only apply for a second passport if you live in the Netherlands and are registered with a municipality.

To apply for a second passport, you must meet the following conditions:

  • You are a Dutch citizen.
  • Your first passport is valid for at least another 6 months.
  • You can demonstrate that you need the second passport.
  • You are travelling to a country that you cannot enter using a Dutch identity card.

You must apply for a second passport in person at the municipality where you live. You must also collect the passport in person.

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Urgent application

Do you need your document sooner than in 5 working days’ time? If so, you can request the urgent procedure. If you apply before 14:00, you will be able to collect your passport after 2 working days.

Do you need your document sooner? You may be eligible for an emergency passport from the Koninklijke Marechaussee (Royal Netherlands Military Police). More information can be found on the Marechaussee website

You pay a fee for a second Dutch passport. View the fee.

Your passport will be ready for collection from the municipality after 5 working days. You have 3 months in which to collect your new passport.

A second passport is valid for 2 years.

Questions about this topic?

Contact the Municipality of The Hague

Last updated on 15 April 2024