Press enquiries

For a brief outline of the City of Amsterdam’s position on themes such as sustainability, diversity and green spaces, please see its policy page.

Contact

For more information, please contact the City of Amsterdam International Press Office at press@amsterdam.nl.

Notifications

Would you like to receive press releases and other relevant information about the City of Amsterdam by mail? Please send an email to press@amsterdam.nl

For specific topics, you can also contact the press officers listed below:

Mayor of Amsterdam Femke Halsema
Tel:+31 (0)20 552 22 52

Spokespersons:
Sebastiaan Meijer
Mobile: +31 (0)6 83 51 29 15

Jolanda Polderman
Mobile: +31 (0)6 18 52 92 59

Spokesperson Covid19: Lisa Neves Gonçalves
Mobile: +31 6 34 50 96 79

Deputy Mayor Rutger Groot Wassink
Responsible for Social Affairs, Democratisation, and Diversity
Tel: +31 (0)20 552 22 08

Spokesperson: Ezra Malko
Mobile: +31 (0)6 34 16 48 96

Deputy Mayor Marieke van Doorninck
Responsible for Spatial Development, and Sustainability
Tel: +31 (0)20 552 22 08

Spokesperson: Lisa den Oudendammer
Mobile: +31 (0)6 10 37 04 83

Deputy Mayor Touria Meliani
Responsible for Arts and Culture and Digital City
Tel: +331 (0)20 552 29 68

Spokesperson: Marit van Kooij
Mobile: +31 (0)6 34 16 42 85

Deputy Mayor Simone Kukenheim
Responsible for Care, Youth, Vocational Education and Training, and Sport
Tel: +31 (0)20 552 20 42

Spokesperson: Rutha Fessehaye
Mobile: +31 (0)6 19 30 38 06

Deputy Mayor Marjolein Moorman
Responsible for Education, Poverty, and Civic Integration
Tel: +31 (0)20 552 20 42

Spokesperson: Steven Schotte
Mobile: +31 (0)6 38 74 77 39

Deputy Mayor Egbert de Vries
Responsible for Traffic and Transport, Water, and Air Quality

Spokespersons:
Wouter Keuning
Mobile: +31 (0)6 18 53 14 28

Marten Grupstra
Mobile: +31 (0)6 22 39 54 35

Deputy Mayor Laurens Ivens
Responsible for Housing, Construction, and Public Space
Tel: +31 (0)20 552 29 68

Spokesperson Housing and Construction:
Anouk Panman
Mobile: +31 (0)6 12 95 90 91

Spokesperson Public Space:
Nika Haspels
Mobile: +31 (0)6 83 64 05 24

Deputy Mayor Victor Everhardt
Responsible for Finance, Economic Affairs, Schiphol, Harbour, Zuidas, Municipal holdings and Marineterrein
Tel: +31 (0)20 552 2249

Spokesperson Finance, Economic Affairs, Schiphol, Harbour, Minicipal holdings and Marineterrein: 
Vera Al
Mobile: +31 (0)6  53 23 01 02 

Spokesperson Taxes and Zuidas:
Kathelijne Niessen
Mobile: +31 (0)6 39 08 51 37

Enquiries from the general public

The City of Amsterdam has a central information number, which is 14 020. This number can be used for questions about construction, marriage ceremonies, parking tariffs, taxes and other civic matters. The service is also available to English speakers – simply select English from the automated menu at the start of your call. If you are calling from abroad please dial +31 20 624 1111. Alternatively, you can Whatsapp the City of Amsterdam.