On this page you will find information about displaced persons from Ukraine who do not have Ukrainian nationality. It also contains information important for your stay in the Netherlands, regardless of whether you hold Ukrainian nationality.
Here you will find the information about the air-raid siren and the use of NL-alert.
On the first Monday of the month, the government tests the air alarm at 12:00 noon, with a siren lasting about 1.5 minutes. There is nothing to worry about then, you don't have to do anything. At any other time when the sirens sound several times in a row, there is an emergency. You must then immediately go inside and close windows and doors.
Besides the air-raid siren, the NL-Alert is also used in the Netherlands. NL-Alert is the alarm message that you receive in a life- and health threatening emergency situation via your mobile phone. The message gives instructions and updates on the circumstances. On 13 June 2022, a test message will be sent across the Netherlands at 12:00. For more information about NL-Alert please visit the link below.