Amsterdam city districts
Amsterdam's seven districts (not to be confused with buurten – neighbourhoods in Amsterdam) are Amsterdam Centre, West, Oost, Noord, Zuid, Nieuw-West and Zuidoost. Below, find more information about the Centre district.
City office (stadsloket) Amsterdam Centre
Gemeentehuis Amsterdam (City Hall)
1011 PN Amsterdam
1000 AE Amsterdam
Telephone: 14 020 (08:00 - 18:00)
Fax: (020) 552 4433
Email: [email protected]
Please be advised that alternative opening hours may apply on national holidays. You are advised to call 14 020 prior to your visit to confirm opening hours.
Civil Affairs (burgerzaken):
With or without appointment: Monday to Friday: 08:00 - 18:00. Online appointment form (in Dutch)
Please note that you are always required to make an appointment for marriage registration (including application for an M46 declaration and ratification), name changes, collection and assessment of documents. Appointments are also required for a wide range of permit-related enquiries. Immigration and naturalisation services by appointment only at Stadsdeel Centrum.
Check the opening hours (Dutch) for other departments including Construction and Market Affairs.