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Contact with the City of Leeuwarden


Call telephone number 14 058.

During some events in the City of Leeuwarden, we are open to take reports about the event. See the page “Nuisance caused by events” for if and when our call centre is open.

Online using the digital form

Complete the contact form online. Do you want to report fraud via the contact form? If so, use your own name and address details.

Social Media

Do not send documents via Social Media or provide any privacy-sensitive data. A response to your social media post will be sent to you during Town Hall opening hours.

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Addresses and opening hours

Making an appointment for citizen affairs

The citizen affairs (burgerzaken) department works by appointment. There are also times when you can walk in without an appointment. Go to the topic on this website for which you want to visit. On that page, you can make an appointment online and view the days and times when you can visit the Town Hall without an appointment.

Town Hall opening hours

The Town Hall is open from Monday to Friday from 8.30 am to 5 pm and on Thursday from 8.30 am to 7.30 pm. The call centre can be reached by telephone from Monday to Friday from 8.30 am to 5 pm.

Town Hall closed on

  • Monday April 1 (Easter Monday).
  • Thursday 9 May and Friday 10 May (Ascension Day).
  • Monday May 20 (Whit Monday).
  • Wednesday December 25 and Thursday December 26 (Christmas).
  • Wednesday January 1 (New Year’s Day).

Town Hall visiting address

Oldehoofsterkerkhof 2
8911 DH Leeuwarden

Town hall postal address

Postbus 21000
8900 JA Leeuwarden
Chamber of Commerce number: 59734817
Establishment number: 000000013447
VAT identification code: NL 0019.03.664.B01

City Hall

The City Hall is open from Monday to Friday from 08.30 am to 6 pm and Friday from 8.30 am to 5 pm.

  • Hofplein 38
    8911 HJ Leeuwarden

Out-of-hours locations

The out-of-ours locations are open from Monday to Friday from 7.30 am to 4 pm.

  • Kelvinstraat 7
    8912 AN Leeuwarden
  • Orionweg 1
    8938 AG Leeuwarden

Do you need help?


At the Meedenkpunt, at the town hall, you can walk in without an appointment and ask questions about various topics. This could include an unclear letter you have received from the municipality, questions about an allowance or information about your benefits.

Opening hours Meedenkpunt

  • Monday from 1.00 pm to 5.00 pm.
  • Tuesday from 8.30 pm to midday.
  • Wednesday from 13 am to 5.00 pm.
  • Thursday from 8.30 am to midday.
  • Friday from 13.00 am to 5.00 pm.

The Meedenkpunt is a test. We will see in the near future whether residents want this.

Inspecting a permit or construction file

You can come to the Town Hall to view a permit or construction file. Let us know what you want to view beforehand. You can pass this on by completing the form on the page Viewing a permit or construction file.

Disabled access

The Town Hall is easily accessible for the disabled from the Oldehoofsterkerkhof side. The entrance on the Nieuwestad side can only be accessed by stairs.

Calling from abroad

From abroad, you can call the City of Leeuwarden on 0031-58 233 8888. You will then be able to speak to a public services employee of the City of Leeuwarden municipality by phone.

Press and media

Do you work for a newspaper or other news outlet? If so, contact the press line: 058- 233 4002.