Transposition of EU Directive on Whistleblowing

The Netherlands - Transposition of the EU Directive on Whistleblowing

October 23, 2019
In progress
Sep 2020

The Netherlands: Results from public consultation on draft law to implement EU Directive on Whistleblowing published

Overheid.nl September 10, 2020

The Dutch government have published all responses received to public consultation on the draft Bill to implement the EU Directive into national law.

Jul 2020

The Netherlands: Public consultation launched on draft law to implement EU Directive on Whistleblowing

Overheid.nl July 31, 2020

Public consulation has been launched in The Netherlands on draft law to implement EU Directive on Whistleblowing is to be held between the 31-07-2020 and 10-09-2020.

May 2020

The Netherlands: Dutch Bill to implement the Whistleblower Directive expected be brought up for consultation in July 2020

Transparency International Nederland (TI-NL) May 01, 2020

It is expected that the Dutch Bill to implement the Whistleblower Directive will be brought up for consultation in July 2020. As the Whistleblower Authority Act will be evaluated in this period as well, possibly the same legal process will be utilized for this according to the footnote on P.10 of Transparency International Nederland (TI-NL) report on 'Whistleblowing Frameworks 2019: Assessing Companies in Trade, Industry, Finance and Energy in The Netherlands'