Royal Dutch Armed Forces

The Defence organisation stands for peace and security, at home and abroad. It is one of the ways that the Netherlands contributes to stability and freedom in the world. That also makes it one of the ways that it serves society at large. The navy, army, air force and marechaussee can be deployed quickly and flexibly and can operate anywhere in the world, under the most extreme conditions.

Main tasks
The Dutch armed forces have three main tasks: