Municipal Voorschoten

Municipal Voorschoten

Welcome to Voorschoten!

We are happy that you have chosen Voorschoten as your place of residence. On this page you can find information about all that Voorschoten has to offer.

Voorschoten has many recreation facilities, sports associations and numerous possibilities to go out. Furthermore, Voorschoten offers widespread opportunities to explore arts and culture and enjoy the lively shopping center. The municipality is home to quality education, for primary and secondary education alike.

This page contains all sorts of useful information. For instance, how to register in the Netherlands from abroad, how to exchange your foreign drivers license, municipal tax arrangements and what to do when you wish to fell a tree.

Contact the municipality

For information on a particular subject, you can contact the municipality in multiple ways.  

Digital service desk
We have more than 25 municipal services made available in English via Products and services by means of E-forms. The E-forms can be used 24 hours a day in order to make use of municipal services.

Contact by phone
You can contact the municipality on weekdays between 08:30 and 17:00 via telephone number 14-071. Dialing these five numbers is sufficient to reach us. In case you are calling from abroad, please contact us via  telephone number (0031) (0)88 – 654 96 00. You want to be called by the municipality? Please fill in the form.

You can contact the municipality via WhatsApp 06 - 15 07 39 01.

Face to face contact
The municipality of Voorschoten works only by appointment. You can schedule an appointment during the week from 8:30 to 17:00. On Thursdays we are open until 20:00. You can make an appointment via our website or you can call us on 14 071.

You can also contact the municipality by sending an email to For security purposes, we advise you not to send personal information via email.