Address and opening hours

Bordewijklaan 15
NL-2591 XR The Hague
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T +31 70 349 11 11

Postal address
Benelux Office for Intellectual Property
P.O. Box 90404
NL-2509 LK The Hague

Opening hours
Monday to Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Please call our Information Centre to make an appointment.

PLEASE NOTE: our premises are currently closed to visitors. More information

Please bring a valid form of identification with you when you visit our premises, e.g. a passport, ID card or driving licence.

Closing days 2020

Our office is closed on certain statutory public holidays in the Benelux countries.

Public holiday Day Date
Christmas Wednesday 25 December 2019
Boxing Day Thursday 26 December 2019
Closing Day Friday 27 December 2019
New Year's Day Wednesday 1 January 2020
Easter Monday Monday 13 April 2020
Ascension Thursday 21 May 2020
Closing Day Friday 22 May 2020
Whit Monday Monday 1 June 2020
Christmas Friday 25 December 2020
Closing Day Thursday 31 December 2020
New Year's Day Friday 1 January 2021

We are available as normal on the days below.
For the purposes of setting time limits, the same shall apply for these days as for days on which BOIP is actually closed.

Public holiday Day Date
2 January Thursday 2 January 2020
King's Day Monday 27 April 2020
Labour Day Friday 1 May 2020
Liberation Day Tuesday 5 May 2020
National Day Luxembourg Tuesday 23 June 2020
National Day Belgium Tuesday 21 July 2020
All Souls’ Day Monday 2 November 2020
Armistice Wednesday 11 November 2020