This is possible in the following situations:
Please note! You (or your sponsor) can make an appointment after receiving a letter (acknowledgement of receipt) from the IND.
Your (expired) residence document. Or the official report of loss or theft from the police (if your residence permit has been stolen).
You must apply yourself for your residence endorsement sticker at the IND desk.
Children under 18 years are required to attend together with a parent or legal representative when applying for their residence endorsement sticker.
You will not be charged for a residence endorsement sticker.
A residence permit or residence endorsement sticker is not a travel document. It does not allow for you to travel abroad or return to the Netherlands. In order to do so you also need:
The validity of the residence endorsement sticker depends on the individual situation, with a maximum of 6 months.
The validity of the sticker is always at least 1 month less than the expiry date of your passport.
A residence endorsement sticker is placed in your passport or other travel document.
The sticker has the following information: