Information in English

The National Vehicle Crime Intelligence and Expert Centre (Dutch LIV) is an expertise centre for vehicle crime and investigation assistance in the Netherlands. The organization is a central office, provides information, gives advice, and supports specific actions.

  • LIV is a cooperation of:

    • RDW
    • Police
    • Vehicle Crime Insurance Agency Foundation (Dutch VbV)

    LIV is the only organization in which public and private parties work together in investigation assistance related to vehicle crime.

  • RDW

    RDW monitors that (Dutch) vehicles meet the safety and environmental requirements. RDW assesses whether rules and regulations have been met for all vehicles. Besides, RDW registers details of more than seven million vehicles, their owners and the accompanying documents. The registers are an important source of information for governments, the business community and social organizations.


    The Police help civilians and maintain public order and criminal legal order. The Police also have principal responsibility for creating safety and fighting (vehicle) crime. In order to be able to provide safety in our country effectively, the Police need to dispose of a lot of information.


    The Vehicle Crime Insurance Agency Foundation (VbV) is a joint initiative of all Dutch insurers to fight vehicle, vessel, work material and transport crime. VbV closely cooperates with public and private partners.

  • Mailing address

    POB 30.000
    9640 RA Veendam
    The Netherlands

    Visiting address

    Skager Rak 10
    9642 CZ Veendam
    The Netherlands

    Telephone and e-mail