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What data is expected?
List of registered (limited liability) companies. The submissions in this data category do not need to include detailed financial data such as balance sheet, etc. Open data from company registers may be used for many ends: e.g. enabling customers and businesses to see with whom they deal, or to see where a company has registered offices. This definition draws on the work of OpenCorporates.
- Name of company
- Company address
- Unique identifier of the company
- Register available for entire country
How open is the data?
It's not openly licenced
It's not in an open and machine-readable format
It's not downloadable at once
It's not up-to-date
It's publicly available
It's not available free of charge
. Data are available for free online on the Chamber of Commerce (Kamer van Koophandel) Company Profile (Bedrijfsprofiel) webpage. However, they are available through a search mask and it is necessary to know the name, Chamber of Commerce number, or address of an entity in order to find it. One needs to click on the "Order" button in order to be redirected to the "Search" feature. Results include Company name, Address, Chamber of Commerce number, and Settlement (Vestigings) number but whether these are up to date is not known. Data are given in .HTML format and cannot be downloaded at once. One has the option of buying Company Profile information for between € 2.65 and € 9.50. The price you pay depends on the number of parts available for that company. You will receive at least the information from the excerpt and where available also history, filings, corporate relationships and up to 3 standard accounting. You can only order the Company through a Commercial Account. To complete your order you need to log in the next step with your access code. After checkout you will see the Company directly to your screen. The Chamber of Commerce retains all intellectual property rights and other rights with respect to all or via this website (including all texts, graphics and logos). It is not permitted to copy information on this site, download or in any way publish, distribute or reproduce without the prior written consent of the Chamber of Commerce or the appropriate consent of the owner. You may print and / or download information on this website for your own personal use.