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Frequently asked questions
Is it possible to visit one of RWS’s locations/structures?
Rijkswaterstaat regularly receives requests from abroad for a visit to our structures (storm flood barriers, locks, dams, tunnels, etc.). 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 the Environment dedicated to promoting 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 and an adequate supply of clean water, and where we can travel quickly and safely from A to B. Every day, the staff of Rijkswaterstaat devote themselves to finding sustainable solutions designed to promote safety, mobility and the quality of life in the Netherlands.
For more information about our organisation, please visit our page on 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.
Rijskwaterstaat 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.