Update Coronavirus (COVID-19):
The Permanent Bureau remains open, but until at least 31 March most staff will be teleworking.
Members are invited to make contact by e-mail rather than by phone during this time
Please note that the only official languages of the Hague Conference on Private International Law are English and French.
The Permanent Bureau is not in a position to respond to queries from private persons or legal practitioners concerning the operation of the various Hague Conventions, including cases concerning the use of Apostilles, child abduction, child protection, intercountry adoption, the service of documents abroad, or the taking of evidence abroad.For further assistance with these matters, please visit the appropriate "Specialised section" of the website (using the left-hand menu), or contact the relevant authorities in the State concerned.
Enquiries from State authorities or international organisations may be made using the contact form available below.
Hague Conference on Private International Law
2517 JW THE HAGUE
Fax: +31 (0)70 360 4867
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Das Ständige Büro der Haager Konferenz für Internationales Privatrecht befindet sich in der internationalen Zone von Den Haag, in unmittelbarer Nähe des World Forums und zwischen dem Internationalen Strafgerichtshof für das ehemalige Jugoslawien und Europol. Die genaue Adresse lautet Churchillplein 6b. Die Büros des Ständigen Büros befinden sich in der zweiten Etage. Für die genaue Lage der Ständigen Büro können Sie Google Maps besuchen. Klicken Sie hier.
Mit öffentlichen Verkehrsmitteln:
Von Den Haag Hauptbahnhof (Den Haag Centraal, CS)
Take tram 16 (direction Statenkwartier) until the Statenplein stop then follow the Eisenhowerlaan. The offices of the HCCH are located on the right-hand side, next to Europol. The offices of the HCCH are located on the right-hand side, next to Europol, approximately 5 minutes’ walk from the tram stop.
Alternatively, take tram 16 to the centre of The Hague (2 stops) and change at tram stop "Spui" to tram 1 (direction Scheveningen Noord). Get off at the World Forum stop and then follow the Eisenhowerlaan. The offices of the HCCH are located on the left-hand side after passing the former offices of the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia, approximately 5 minutes’ walk from the tram stop.
Von Den Haag Hollands Spoor (Den Haag HS)
Take tram 1 to the World Forum stop and then follow Eisenhowerlaan. The offices of the HCCH are located on the left-hand side after passing the former offices of the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia, approximately 5 minutes’ walk from the tram stop.
Mit eigenem Fahrzeug:
Directions on how to reach the offices of the HCCH by car can be found via the website of the World Forum here. Our offices are located next to the World Forum.
Once you have reached our offices, limited parking is available in the parking garage which is accessible at Eisenhowerlaan 77. Upon entering the parking garage go to parking level -1 and park in one of the designated HCCH parking spots. The HCCH offices are to be found on the second floor and can be reached via the lift at Entrance D.