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Disciplinary proceedings

This information is provided by: Netherlands Enterprise Agency

Those practising independent professions in the Netherlands, such as lawyers, civil-law notaries, accountants and doctors, must observe the rules of conduct and the rules of professional practice applicable to their profession. If you are dissatisfied with their work, you can file a complaint with the disciplinary tribunal of the relevant occupational group.

Competencies disciplinary tribunals

Disciplinary tribunals cannot impose compensation, fines or prison sentences. They can, however, issue a warning or reprimand or impose a – temporary – disqualification from a profession.

Past tribunal decisions

Tuchtrecht.nlExternal link (Dutch) provides you with the decisions of several sector tribunals.

This information is provided by:

Netherlands Enterprise Agency

Any further questions?

Netherlands Enterprise Agency +31 (0)88 602 44 44