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Whether you apply for a subsidy, sign up for a newsletter, or register for an event, the Netherlands Enterprise Agency handles your personal data with the utmost care. We only use your data to process the particular activity for which you supplied your details. We do not retain your data for longer than necessary.

What is the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)?

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR, or AVG in Dutch) describes the main rules concerning handling personal data. This Regulation protects your privacy. The same privacy legislation applies to the whole of the European Union. The Dutch Data Protection Authority (the Dutch DPA) monitors adherence to legislation on personal data protection.

Privacy statement

The Netherlands Enterprise Agency acts under the privacy policy of the Ministry of Economic Affairs and Climate Policy (EZK). See the Ministry’s Privacy statement.

Your rights

Under the GDPR you have various rights. For instance, you have the right to view or rectify your personal data. If you wish to exercise these rights, contact us.

Data Protection Officer

Do you have a specific question, or do you want to issue a complaint? Please contact the Ministry of Economic Affairs and Climate Policy Data Protection Officer. You can contact the DPO by email:, or by sending a letter to:

Data Protection Officer
Ministry of Economic Affairs and Climate Policy
Executive office
PO Box 20401
2500 EK The Hague

Reporting a possible data breach

We handle your personal data with care. If data accidentally end up in the hands of the wrong person, there may be a data breach. In some situations, we must report this to the Dutch Data Protection Authority. 

Did you receive an online message that is not for you, for example, via the Berichtenbox or via email?
If so, please contact us on 088 042 42 42. We are available on working days from 08:30 CET to 17:00 CET.

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