Update 30 April 2021
The Dutch government introduced travel restrictions to further reduce the spread of Covid-19 and its new variants.
To travelers from the following countries, a flight ban applies until at least 15 May 2021:
- India as of 26 April 2021 at 18:00h
- South Africa
- Dominican Republic
- French Guiana
If you are currently outside the Netherlands and wish to travel or return to the Netherlands, check these 6 points before you travel to find out, for example, if you must self-quarantine on arrival.
Effects on your application or permit
In case returning to the Netherlands is impossible due to COVID-19 travel restrictions, the IND confirms that this will not cause any issues for the permit holder for in future applications for permanent residence or even a naturalization process.
Check here for the IND updates on the effects of Covid-19 measures on your application or stay.