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Permit for Antarctica

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Netherlands Enterprise Agency, RVO

If you want to organise activities in Antarctica from within the Netherlands, such as, for example, scientific research, tourism or fishery activities, you must apply for a permitExternal link to Rijkswaterstaat Sea and Delta. You may have to prepare an environmental impact assessment (milieu-effectrapport, MER). In your application you must indicate, among other things, whether you will be visiting specially designated areas.

Digital application with Message Box

Using Message Box, you can apply digitally for your Antarctica permit to Rijkswaterstaat. Message Box is a secure email system which allows you, the entrepreneur, to exchange digital messages with Dutch government organisations.

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Please contact the Netherlands Enterprise Agency, RVO

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Netherlands Enterprise Agency, RVO