National Archives of the Netherlands (Ministry of Education, Culture and Science)

Archival inspection in government organisations

The archival inspectorate of the State, the provinces and the municipalities, (Archiefinspectie) provides inspections of government archives, for more information (in Dutch) visit www.archiefinspectie.nl.
In municipalities and water authorities with a public records department, the serving archivist can carry out an inspection. The provincial archival inspectorate oversees care of the archives in provincial government, municipal government, and the water authorities.
Inspection of the remaining public bodies is carried out by the Cultural Heritage Inspectorate (Erfgoedinpectie), for more information (in Dutch) visit www.erfgoedinspectie.nl.