Child benefit

How to claim Dutch child benefit

How to claim Dutch child benefit depends on your situation. Click on the situation applicable to you and find out how to claim child benefit.

How to apply for a DigiD code

To claim child benefit, you need a DigiD code. Applying for a DigiD code can only be done in Dutch; however, an explanation is available in English. Make sure you have your Burgerservicenummer (BSN) ready.

If you are unable to apply for a DigiD code

In that case, please get in touch with us. We will send you a child benefit claim form within a few days.