The Netherlands Ministry of Infrastructure and Water Management has appointed the Human Environment and Transport Inspectorate (ILT) to issue recognitions to recognised bodies based on the Regulation concerning recognised bodies for the transport of dangerous goods. The regulation covers transport operations via road, rail, inland waterways and sea.
Regulated transport operations
Do you want to apply for recognition to perform one or more activities based on the regulations for the transport of dangerous goods? Such as inspection and certification of packaging, pressure containers and tanks or other activities? Check whether they fall within the Regulation concerning recognised bodies for the transport of dangerous goods.
In addition, there are special regulations covering the transport of dangerous goods:
- Regulations transport of dangerous goods by road (land) including the ADR
- Regulations transport of dangerous goods by rail including the RID
- Regulations transport of dangerous goods by inland waterways including the ADN
For classifying dangerous solid bulk cargo and issuing cargo certificates, the International Maritime Solid Bulk Cargoes Code (IMSBC-Code) applies.
Applying for recognition
To apply for recognition for your activity or activities, please use the form Application recognition transport dangerous goods. Make sure you have all relevant details ready. You can save and return to a form at any time.
This application is subject to a fee. See Chapter 3.4 Vervoer gevaarlijke stoffen (Transport of dangerous goods), Article 3.54 Regeling tarieven transportsectoren (Transportation Sectors Tariffs Scheme, only in Dutch).
Transportable pressure equipment regulation
The ILT has been appointed by the Ministry to grant recognitions based on the Transportable Pressure Equipment Directive (2010/35/EU) for the transport and usage of this equipment. You apply for this recognition at the Ministry of Infrastructure and Water Management. The ILT is the appointed market supervisory body.
Overview recognised bodies
Go to Overzicht van erkende instanties voor vervoer van gevaarlijke stoffen (Overview of recognised bodies for the transport of dangerous goods, only in Dutch)
Granting of recognition and supervision of the recognition
Go to Erkenningverlening en toezicht op erkenning vervoer gevaarlijke stoffen (Granting of recognition and supervision of the recognition for the transport of dangerous goods, only in Dutch).