Uploading documents for your online application

Last update: 7 June 2022

​When submitting an application online you often need to upload documents. For example, a copy of your passport. On this page you can find out more about creating a digital version, and uploading documents with your online application.

You can upload pdf and jpg files

The IND only accepts uploads in pdf or jpg file format. In some applications it is possible to upload a jpeg-document. 

The IND cannot open a pdf portfolio. Please, make sure when merging multiple pdf documents to one, that you do not make a portfolio of these documents.

Digitise a document and convert it to pdf or jpg

You can transfer files to a computer or mobile device in multiple ways. This is called digitising.

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Upload documents with your online application

Do you have all the documents to accompany your application saved as pdf files on your computer or mobile device? Make sure that your documents are clearly named. The online application will show you when you need to upload which document.

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Upload additional documents to an application you have already submitted

Would you like to upload one or more additional documents to an application you have already submitted? This is possible. The additional documents will be attached to your application if you have not yet received a decision regarding your application.

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