The Netherlands Enterprise Agency (Rijksdienst voor Ondernemend Nederland, RVO) is an executive body of the Dutch Ministry of Economic Affairs (Ministerie van Economische Zaken, EZ). It helps business owners run sustainable, agricultural, innovative or international businesses. The Netherlands Enterprise Agency also helps them arrange grants, find business partners, access the right expertise, and comply with legislation and regulations. She operates in the Netherlands and abroad in partnership with governments, knowledge centres, international organisations and numerous other bodies. The Netherlands Enterprise Agency overall aim is to improve opportunities for business owners and help them become more competitive.
The Netherlands Enterprise Agency is a partner of Business.gov.nl. Through Business.gov.nl, the agency offers information for businesses provided by the Dutch government. With this information they can work out which general or sectoral laws, rules and regulations, licences and taxes apply or for which subsidies they may be eligible.