General contact data

Vehicle Regulation & Admission Division

Postal address:
PO Box 777
2700 AT Zoetermeer

Visitors’ address:
Europaweg 205
2711 ER ZOETERMEER
Telephone: 088 008 74 47
From abroad, you can call: +31 598 39 33 30 or +31 88 008 74 70

Testing departement

  • Conducting tests on vehicles and vehicle components for type-approvals (or attend).
  • Conducting tests of individual approval and surveillance of ADR and ATP.
  • RDW Test Centre is an accredited test facility for independently conductiong tests for European and national admission (including conducting experimental tests) 

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Designation & Surveillance department

  • Supervising the Conformity of Production (CoP) of manufacturers for which the RDW issues type approvals.
  • The designation and supervision of (designated) technical services that provide test reports for assessment or perform COP audits on behalf of the RDW.

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Certification and Recall department

  • Reviewing test reports of vehicles and vehicle components from technical services.
  • Assessing possible recall actions and supervising the recall obligation of producers and distributors in the Netherlands (recall).

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