Voorschoten is an authentic and centuries old dutch village. On this page you can find information about all that Voorschoten has to offer as your place of residence, education, stay-over or to recreate.

Voorschoten is a typical family-village which has many recreational facilities, sports associations and numerous possibilities of quality restaurants and bars. Voorschoten is also home to the British School in the Netherlands with a British and international curriculum. Furthermore, Voorschoten offers widespread opportunities to explore arts and culture and enjoy the lively shopping center.

Contact the municipality

For information on a particular subject, please contact the municipality.

Digital service desk. We have more than 25 municipal services made available in English via Products and services by means of E-forms. 

Contact by phone

You can contact the municipality on weekdays between 08:30 and 17:00 via telephone number 14-071. Dialing these five numbers is sufficient to reach us. In case you are calling from abroad, please contact us via  telephone number (0031) (0)88 – 654 96 00. Would you like to be called by the municipality? Please fill in the form.


You can contact the municipality via WhatsApp 06 - 15 07 39 01.

Face-to-face contact at the Townhall

The municipality of Voorschoten works only by appointment. You can schedule an appointment during the week from 8:30 till 17:00. On Thursdays we are open until 20:00. You can make an appointment via our website or you can call us on 14 071. The visitingadress of the Townhall is: Leidseweg 25 Voorschoten.


You can also contact the municipality by sending an email to gemeente@voorschoten.nl. For security purposes, we advise you not to send personal information via email.

More information?

Please visit our English municipallitywebsite:



Visiting addres

Leidseweg 25 
Phone number: 14 071
Email addres: gemeente@voorschoten.nl
Website: http://www.voorschoten.nl/english-voorschoten