The AIVD is a secret service, but certainly not a 'hidden' organisation. Its location, address and telephone number are all in the public domain. The service can be contacted by telephone 24 hours a day. It is not possible to e-mail the AIVD.
2711 AH Zoetermeer
* All visits must be arranged in advance. The AIVD building is designated a “prohibited place” by law, which means that it is a criminal offence to enter it without permission or good reason.
Ministry of the Interior and Kingdom Relations
2500 EA Den Haag
Telephone: +31 79 320 5050.
Fax: +31 79 320 0733.
The AIVD Communications Department issues general information about the service. It also publishes a number of brochures. These can be downloaded from the AIVD publications section of this website, or you can order free copies from the Communications Department. It can be contacted on the above telephone number.