Arrange your DigiD

What is DigiD?

Your DigiD allows you to identify yourself when making arrangements on the internet, such as with the government, educational institutes, healthcare institutions, or your pension fund. Your DigiD allows you to log in anywhere easily and securely. This ensures that your personal data are always protected.

We advise you to download the DigiD app to your mobile phone, it will be handy later when you will need to login to arrange something on the internet. Whether for the government, education, or healthcare.

For your application, you will need the following:

  • citizen service number

  • address in the Netherlands

  • phone number


How to apply:

  • Go to  and follow the steps.

  • You will receive a letter with an activation code within 3 working days.

  • Make sure to include your phone number and e-mail address in your application. This will enable you to do more with your DigiD, such as resetting your password or activating the DigiD app easily.

  • Remember your username and password, because you will need them to activate your DigiD.