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Announcement Emergency Fund

16 April 2020

The Emergency Fund Commission instituted by Government to define and arrange for the support measures regarding the negative effects of COVID-19 communicated that as of this Saturday April 18, 2020, it is possible to register for the support packages (ALIVIO 2) as announced by Government through the following website:

Registration is limited to 5 business days only, thus the applications for the support packages could be filed as of this Saturday, April 18, 2020 up to and including Wednesday April 22, 2020.

The Emergency Fund Commission is currently setting up the online portal to execute the various support packages:

  1. Emergency package employment (in Dutch: ‘NOW’ – Noodregeling overbrugging Werkgelegenheid)
  2. Support for independent entrepreneurs
  3. Payment for loss of job
  4. Credit facility Small Medium Entrepreneurs (SME, in Dutch: MKB)

The procedures for the application of the support packages, the instructions and the online forms will be available on April 18, 2020 up to and including April 22, 2020 through the following website:

As soon as more information is provided regarding the conditions for application and also the necessary documents needed for the registration, we will inform you thereof.