Scope of application

These terms of use apply to all use of this website, which is understood to mean visiting it, navigating from it to other websites, copying documents or parts of documents, and using information on this website in any way. If you do not agree to this, you must leave this site immediately. By visiting this website, you agree with these terms of use.

Applicable law

This website and all legal relations ensuing from its use are subject to Dutch law. Any conflicts arising from the use of this website shall exclusively be brought before the The Hague District Court.

Exoneration clause

Insofar as permitted by law, the COA is not liable for any damage, of any nature whatsoever and under whatever title, that may ensue from the use of this website. By using this website, you expressly exonerate the COA from any liability.

Website content

The information on this website is given in good faith and to the best of knowledge. Insofar as possible, efforts have been made to ensure factual information is correct, yet no guarantees are given that information is correct or complete. Before taking any decision based in part or in full on the information on this website, the visitor is urgently advised to verify its correctness with a person or institution competent to do so. If you suspect factual errors, please let us know via