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Municipality of Woerden: applying for a Verklaring Omtrent het Gedrag (VOG)

If you get a new job or apply for certain permits, you sometimes need a certificate of good conduct (VOG). When the employer or organization has provided you with a completed application form, you can make an appointment with the municipality.

Please note: you can only apply for a Verklaring Omtrent het Gedrag – VOG (certificate of conduct) if you live in the Netherlands and are registered with a municipality.

You are registered in the municipality of Woerden.

What should you bring to your appointment?

-Your ID.
-The application form (completed by the employer or organisation).
-If you are applying for the VOG for someone else: proof of identity and written authorization from this person.

Apply online

  1. An employer or organization applies for your VOG through the Justis Service
  2. You will receive an email from the employer or organization with further instructions.
  3. You apply for your VOG online at the Justis Service.

Request in writing

  1. An employer or organization completes the application form.
  2. You can make an appointment.
  3. You can go to the city office for your appointment and hand in all the necessary documents.

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You will receive the VOG or the refusal within 4 weeks at the address you specify in the application.

Questions about this topic?

Contact the Municipality of Woerden

Visiting address

Blekerijlaan 14

3447GR Woerden

Opening hours
08:30 - 16:30
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Last updated on 24 November 2022