New Zealand Embassy The Hague, The Netherlands

Using your NZ drivers licence

You may drive on a valid New Zealand Driver Licence for up to 185 days after you arrive in the Netherlands.

If you intend to stay in the Netherlands for longer than 185 days, you must obtain a Dutch Driver Licence before the 185 days has expired.

For further information, including how to obtain a Dutch Driver Licence, please contact:
Department of Road Transport (RDW)
PO Box 30 000
9640 RA Veendam

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