Registration / appointment vof

Start or continue your registration. Or make an appointment to complete your registration.

Before registering

1. Contact the UWV or the municipality if you receive a benefit.

Do you want to start a business and do you receive benefits? First discuss your plans with the UWV. Or with your municipality if you receive a social assistance benefit.

2. Read up on privacy

Chamber of Commerce KVK registers the details of your sole proprietorship in the Business Register and various customer systems. View our privacy page for more information.

How do I register my general partnership (vof)?

1. Log in with DigiD

Log in with DigiD via the button above. Please note: first determine with your partners who will start the registration. The registration person must be one of the partners. Are not all partners natural persons (persons of flesh and blood)? Then register your partnership here.

2. Fill in the registration form

Fill in all parts of the digital registration form step by step.

3. Check your information

Check the overview of all the information you have entered. You need a correctly and completely filled out form to make an appointment and to register your company.

4. Make an appointment

Once you have completed the registration form, you can immediately make an appointment online at a KVK office of your choice.

About the appointment

The following applies to your appointment:

  • You can make an appointment at any KVK office.
  • All partners must come by in person to identify themselves with a valid ID.
  • A KVK employee checks your ID and all completed forms to see if your registration is complete.
  • You pay a one-off registration fee. (Please note! You can only pay by scanning the QR code on the invoice with your mobile.)

FAQs about registration vof

Only one of the partners in the vof can register. You can help someone else with the registration, but a partner must log in with their own DigiD.

Check which situation applies to you:

I have the Dutch nationality

Then view the question 'I don't have a DigiD yet. How do I request one?' with an explanation of how to apply for a DigiD.

I do not have Dutch nationality, but I do have the nationality of a country within the European Economic Area (EEA)

Then follow the next steps:

I have a nationality from outside the European Economic Area (EEA)

Then you cannot use DigiD. Contact 0031-88-5851585.

The registration form takes you step by step through all the questions. So it is made as easy as possible for you. Do you still find it too difficult? Then ask someone you know for help. This way you can ask them if it is not completely clear.

Is your question not included? More frequently asked questions can be found on our Help and contact page. It also states how you can contact us.

Veelgestelde vragen over DigiD

If you have forgotten your DigiD password, you must create a new one.

By e-mail and SMS or by letter

Go to the DigiD website to reset your DigiD. Enter your citizen service number (BSN) and username here. You can now recover your password in 2 ways:

  • Via e-mail and text message (e-mail address and telephone number have been added to your DigiD)
  • By letter. This takes 3 working days.

Via DigiD

Do you have an activated DigiD app and can you still log in with it? Then you can immediately recover your password via the DigiD app:

  • Go to 'My DigiD' and log in with the DigiD app.
  • Choose 'Change/reset password'.
  • Choose: 'I no longer remember my current password and want to reset my password via the DigiD app' and click on 'Next'.
  • Enter your new password twice and click on 'Save password'.
  • Open the DigiD app and press 'Start'.
  • A link code appears in the DigiD app.
  • Enter the pairing code on your computer/laptop and click on 'Next'.
  • Scan the QR code with the DigiD app and confirm your choice.
  • Enter your pin code on the DigiD app. Your new password is now set.

If you cannot log in with DigiD, it could be because of:

  • Wrong username or password: check that you are using the correct details. Pay attention to uppercase and lowercase letters.
  • Your DigiD is not activated. First activate your DigiD with the activation code you received by letter in the mail.
  • Your DigiD is blocked. Wait until the block is lifted and try again (after 15 minutes).
  • Your DigiD has expired, because you have not used it for 3 years. Apply for a DigiD again.

If you have forgotten your DigiD username, you must request a new DigiD. You can do this via the DigiD website.

Apply for DigiD via You need your citizen server number (BSN) to apply.

Do you live outside the Netherlands? You can apply for a DigiD abroad. To apply you need a BSN and the Dutch nationality, or the nationality of another country in the European Economic Area (EEA).

Is your question about DigiD not listed here? Check out the DigiD website for more frequently asked questions and answers.