Netherlands - Child benefit
The Netherlands - Child benefits
Our clients can also apply with us for child benefits from the Netherlands. In case that clients have applied on their own we can provide them consultation.
The Netherlands has three types of child benefits:
Who can get Kinderbijslag?
Citizens of the European Union, citizens of countries from European Economic Area (EEA) and from Switzerland that pay Dutch social insurance (AKW) and have a child (or children) younger than 17. Also in case that a person received child benefit in their home country and the Dutch benefits would be higher, it is possible to get the difference paid from the Netherlands. To apply you need to have Burgerservicenummer
of the child. If you do not have it, you can get it additionally. Kinderbijlag is paid off quarterly.
Who can get Kindgeboden Budget?
Only people entitled to Kinderbijslag can receive Kindgeboden Budget. The amount of Kindgeboden Budget depends on parents' total annual income: € 143,415 for 2018.
Kindgeboden Budget is paid monthly.
Who can get Kinderopvangtoeslag?
If you are paying for a childcare service or a babysitter, the government provides you a refund for these costs up to 7.5 euros per hour, with a ceiling of 230 euro per month per child.
How long does it take to get child benefits?
It takes from six to nine months on average.
What documents do I need?
For applying for Kinderbijslag:Copy of birth certificate of all children younger than 17Copy of marriage certificateCopy of the Jaaropgaaf/Jaaropgave form
For applying for Kindgebonden Budget
:Decision from SVB that you are entitled to Kinderbijslag
For applying for Kinderopvangtoeslag:Invoice and contract of your childcare expenditures
How much money can I get?
Kindgebonden Budget (per year):
|The age of the child ||0-5 years ||6-11 years||12-17 years |
|Maximal amount for one child || |
244. 13 €
What is the maximum age of child?
|Number of children ||1 child ||2 children||3 children |
|Maximal amount per year || |
The maximum age is 17.
How many years back can I apply for child benefits?
You can apply only 1 year back and until 15th September.
What is our fee?
The price is 11% from the refunded amount. There is a minimum fee of 48 EUR.