Everyone who lives or works in the Netherlands, is required by law to have a health insurance. In most cases a Dutch health insurance is required, but there are exceptions. If a Dutch health insurance is not required for you, it is not possible to get one.
When you get our letter there are 2 possible actions:
Further down this page you find more information on when to do action A or B. If you do nothing, you get a fine of € 437,25 (€ 426,24 in 2021).