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Municipality of Nieuwkoop: exchanging a foreign driving licence for a Dutch driving licence

This information has been published by: Municipality of Nieuwkoop

Please note: you must live in the Netherlands and be registered with a municipality to exchange a foreign driving licence. You must hand in your foreign driving licence when you apply. You are not allowed to drive until you have received your new driving licence.

Applying at the service desk

You can exchange your foreign driving license at the Customer Contact Center, Teylersplein 1 in Nieuwveen. Make an appointment online or call +31172521100.

You pay a fee for this service. For more information, contact the municipality.

It takes 2 to 4 weeks for the licences to be exchanged. You will receive a letter from the Rijksdienst voor het Wegverkeer – RDW (Netherlands Vehicle Authority) when you can collect your driving licence. You must collect your driving licence in person. You have 3 months to do this after you have received the letter from the RDW. After that time, the driving licence will be destroyed.

Questions about this topic?

Contact the Municipality of Nieuwkoop

Visiting address

Teylersplein 1

2441LE Nieuwveen

Opening hours
Monday
8:30 - 17:00
Tuesday
8:30 - 17:00
Wednesday
8:30 - 17:00
Thursday
8:30 - 20:00
Friday
8:30 - 13:00
Saturday
Closed
Sunday
Closed
Last updated on 7 December 2023