Documents to be provided by minors:
• Birth certificate, translated. (copy and original)
• If the minor travel without his/her legal guardian: consent of both parents or legal guardian, the application needs to be signed by both parents in front of VFS Global agent, in case of one parent/guardian is residing in another country, he/she has to submit a written letter of consent to the travel. The sample of the letter of consent can be found here
• If the minor is travelling with one parent or one of his/her legal guardian: a consent of the other parent, who isn’t traveling or a legal guardian needs to be submitted, in case if one parent/guardian is residing in another country, he/she has to submit a written letter of consent to the travel. Itinerary, if visiting more than one member state. Itinerary, if visiting more than one member state. The sample of the letter of consent can be found here
There are no coronavirus entry rules
for people travelling from:
•countries within the EU/Schengen area;
• countries participating in the EU travel rules scheme.
If you are a resident of another county, you must provide one of the following documents:
•proof of recovery:
• vaccination certificate:
•you can enter the Netherlands if you have valid proof of vaccination
showing that you have been fully vaccinated with a vaccine approved by the European Medicines Agency (EMA) or the World Health Organization (WHO)
. The official validity period of a proof of vaccination is 270 days after the last dose of the primary vaccination cycle. After receiving a booster dose the proof of vaccination will be valid again.
If you meet the conditions above and travel to the Netherlands, you will need to show the following documents to the Dutch border authorities: