The Netherlands Vehicle Authority (RDW)

RDW is a public service provider in the mobility chain and has developed extensive expertise in executing its statutory and assigned tasks. These involve tasks in the areas of licensing vehicles and vehicle parts, supervision and enforcement, registration, information provision and issuing documents. RDW carries out these tasks in close cooperation with various partners in the mobility chain. This provides RDW a clear position in this chain, with its mission being: RDW, partner in mobility. More information about RDW in English.


More detailed information about the vehicle and driving licence registration in the Netherlands can be found on the website The Vehicle Chain in Europe.