You may be able to find the answer in our frequently asked questions. Otherwise, you can contact us via our contact form. This form can also be used for members of the press to get in contact with our press officers. We will endeavour to reply within 2 days.
We would welcome any suggestions you might have to help us improve our service.
Frequently asked questions
Is it possible to visit one of Rijkswaterstaat's locations/structures?
Rijkswaterstaat regularly receives requests from abroad for a visit to our structures such as storm flood barriers, locks, dams and tunnels. If you wish to make an official visit for business, diplomatic or academic purposes, please complete our contact form. For recreational visits, please go to the website of the relevant location.
- I would like to know more about how Rijkswaterstaat protects the Netherlands against flooding.
Where can I find information about Rijkswaterstaat's organisation?
Rijkswaterstaat is the executive agency of the Ministry of Infrastructure and Water Management, dedicated to promote safety, mobility and the quality of life in the Netherlands. We want to live in a country that is protected against flooding, where there is sufficient green space, an adequate supply of clean water and where we can travel quickly and safely from A to B. Every day, the staff of Rijkswaterstaat devotes itself to find sustainable solutions designed to promote safety, mobility and the quality of life in the Netherlands. For more information about our organisation, please visit Our organisation.If you can't find the answer to your question on the website, you can always contact Rijkswaterstaat’s National Information Line using the contact form.
Rijkswaterstaat has an office in Brussels to facilitate cooperation with its partners in the EU. The address is:
Rue Froissart 95
For more information about the Bureau Brussels, please contact them via e-mail.