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IJmuiden Ver Wind Farm Zone

IJmuiden Ver Wind Farm Zone (IJVWFZ) is located 33.4 nautical miles (62 km) off the west coast of the Netherlands. There will be 4 wind farm sites designated within the IJmuiden Ver Wind Farm Zone: IJmuiden Ver Wind Farm Site I, II, III, and IV. The Dutch Government will issue 2 tenders for the permits to develop the sites.

The total surface area of the wind farm sites within the zone (including maintenance and safety zones) is approximately 400 kmĀ². These wind farm sites will accommodate 4 GW of offshore wind capacity. Transmission system operator TenneT will construct 2 offshore platforms with grid connections in the IJVWFZ.

Planning

In the first tender, offshore wind farm developers will be able to apply for a permit to develop IJVWFS I and II. This is scheduled to open in 2023. The application period to develop IJWFS III and IV is scheduled to open in 2025.

More information

Do you want to be kept informed? Register for newsletters, invitations for workshops and webinars by sending your contact details to woz@rvo.nl. Interested in site studies and data of other wind farm zones? Please visit the website Offshorewind.rvo.nl.