Applying for a subcontractor permit

Are you going to work or place objects in vicinity of tram and metro track, or above or near metro tunnels? If so, you must request a permit. Regulations and guidelines apply to such work.

Local Railways Act

The Local Rail Act went into force on 1 December 2015. As of this date, the daily management board of the Amsterdam Transport Region will be responsible for both the regional traffic and transport policy and the associated metro and tram infrastructure. The daily management board will be responsible for the installing and management of the rail infrastructure in the Municipality of Amsterdam, Amstelveen, Diemen, and Ouder-Amstel.

All permits are issued by the Metro and Tram department of the municipality of Amsterdam.