The Wlz scheme and Dutch basic health insurance (Zvw)

If you live or work in the Netherlands, you are probably insured under the Wlz scheme. If you are insured under the Wlz scheme, you are also insured under the scheme for basic Dutch health insurance ( Zvw). That means that you must take out health insurance with a Dutch health insurance company. You will then be covered for medical costs in the Netherlands.

If you do not know whether you are insured under the Wlz scheme, go to 'Find out whether you are insured under the Wlz scheme', and choose the option that best describes your situation.